Welcome to Preaching The Word, an online database where you can read messages, devotional thoughts, and other writings from Pastor Shane Lester, Senior Pastor at Vista Baptist Church in Olathe, KS. Visit the “About” page to learn more about Pastor Shane, as well as the purpose and heart behind this website. Click here to be directed to the web home of Vista Baptist Church, where you can watch or listen to current and archived messages from the pulpit ministry of Vista. If you are not a Christian, or unsure about your standing before the Father in Heaven, click here to learn more about the good news of the gospel and what it means to have a relationship with the God who created you. Have questions about the Bible or the Christian worldview, click here to get reliable and sound answers to life’s hard questions.