Jack Moraine – Lead Pastor

Jack is the founding pastor of Vineyard Community Church (Vineyard Gilbert) and also serves as the Southwest Regional Leader for Vineyard USA. He is also the author of the book, “Healing Ministry,” which was published in 2010. Jack has a B.A. in Religion from Grand Canyon University and an M.A. in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary. Jack and his wife Brenda have four adult children, Brandon, Brady, Britt, and Breana, as well as seven adopted children (Anthony, Dayton, Mackenzie, Mia, Ciera, Halle, and Mercy).

David Hinman – Associate Pastor

David Hinman joined our staff in June of 2015.  Prior to working at VCC, David was an Associate Minister at Word of Grace, planted LifePoint church and was a Campus Pastor at City of Grace.   Both David & Lissa are passionate about leadership development and seeing Jesus transform individual’s lives so that they can profoundly impact their community. David has a B.S in Education from Taylor University and a Master of Divinity from Regent University.  He is also working on a Doctorate in Discipleship from Denver Seminary.  David and Lissa have three children and one son-in-law (Jordan, Joy married to Matthew, and Joelle).

Mark Morgan – Associate Pastor

Mark has been in full time ministry for over 30 years. He is a graduate of MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe, Kansas and of Nazarene Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri. Mark was born in the San Joaquin Valley of California where he was raised on a farm. Later, his family moved to Colorado and then Missouri. Before moving to Arizona to plant a Vineyard church, Mark served as a youth pastor in Olathe, Kansas and as a senior pastor Valley City, North Dakota. Mark and Bonnie have twin sons, Matt and Mike, who are both married with families.



Michael Gay – Student Ministries Pastor

Michael joined Vineyard Community Church as the Children’s Pastor in October of 2013. In September of 2015 he transitioned into the role of Student Ministries Pastor working with students from 6th-12th grade. He also serves as the Southwest Regional Youth Leader for Vineyard Youth USA. Mike began working as a volunteer for children’s events when he was 16 and has worked in Children’s ministry in multiple capacities since then. Michael graduated in 2012 from the University of Phoenix with a B.S. in Communications. Michael and his wife Rebekah have 3 children: Delia, Daphne, and Shane.

Debbie Hay – Children’s Pastor

Debbie joined Vineyard Community Church as the Children’s pastor in September of 2015.  Debbie began working as a volunteer in 1991 at Word of Grace Church which she was later to become director of children and on to Children’s Pastor, serving there for a total of 20 years.  Debbie also helped to build a strong children’s ministry at LifePoint Church in San Tan Valley as well as most recently at City of Grace.  Debbie and her husband Matt have 2 wonderful children and 3 grandchildren.

Joel Bidderman – Worship Pastor

Joel joined staff at Vineyard Gilbert in April of 2015. As a musician as well as spiritual director who is passionate about seeing the Kingdom come, he gives oversight to the worship and spiritual formation ministries at the Vineyard. Joel and his wife, Marissa, have two daughters, and as a family they love being on the adventure of following Jesus. You can visit his ministry website at where he develops content for Christ-centered spiritual formation and well as shares his own journey through his music and creative writings.

Jessica Gentes – Assistant Children’s Pastor

Jessica has been apart of Gilbert Vineyard since 2006. She grew up in kids church and youth group at Gilbert Vineyard. After high school she felt the Lord leading her in the direction of leadership after discovering her heart for this ministry. She recently joined our staff in October of 2016 as children’s ministry program coordinator. She is passionate about seeing kids discover Jesus and experience Him in powerful ways. She has been heavily involved in Children’s ministry for about 4 years now, and counting! Her and her husband, Jordan, are enjoying the life of a young married couple in all of their adventures and traveling.