What Do I Do If I Don’t Know What My Calling Is?

You are not alone! Historically between 15 and 50% of Vineyard Institute students enter our program with only the still small call of the Lord. There is a spark but you don’t know what it is exactly for and in obedience you are seeking to move forward and get equipped. We would suggest to you to get lots of prayer with your small group, pastor, and church.

But also consider stepping into structured and rigorous Biblical and theological training which can reap a harvest of personal and ministry vision. Join other students from around the world just like you who are stepping forward in faith without knowing exactly what God will show them. Give 5 hours a week to take a course. If it goes well, take two. If you love it--make a commitment to finish a certificate to equip you for God’s next steps for your life.

The Journey to Discover Your Calling

What is God calling you to? We suggest just getting started with the Vineyard Essentials courses listed below. These will inspire you to a deeper understanding of God, what His kingdom is all about and how He created all of us to be a part of it here on earth. These courses will also teach you what the Vineyard is made of and the essence of the calling God has for the Vineyard movement. Perhaps you will find your calling as part of the bigger calling in the movement.

  • Recommended Courses +

    Vineyard Essentials
    Story of the Kingdom Croasmun & Williams
    Understanding the Kingdom Morphew
    Demonstrating the Kingdom Various Instructors
    Foundational Courses
    Spiritual Formation Summerell
    Hermeneutics 1 Morphew

    Try a few other courses that interest you...

    Old Testament Courses
    OT Theology Kim
    The Pentateuch Russell
    Latter Prophets 1 Oswalt
    Latter Prophets 2 Taylor
    Restoration Literature Oswalt
    New Testament Courses
    Matthew and Mark Morphew
    Luke-Acts Morphew
    The Book of Hebrews Morphew
    Pauline Literature Williams
    General NT Letters Padilla
    1 Corinthians Howitt
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Student Expectations

We want to make sure you have all the facts about your upcoming course experience so you know how to prepare and be able to set appropriate expectations and are able to set aside the right amount of time for each course of study. Click here to see the highlights of your course experience.