Westside will be hosting a National Day of Prayer service on Thursday, May 5 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. Join us for a time of prayer for our nation and worship.
Westside will be hosting the simulcast event, Leadercast Omaha. This is the largest one-day leadership event in the world creating an epic leadership experience. You will hear from some of the most recognized leaders in the world and network with over 500 other leaders from around the region. This event will be Friday, May 6 from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm. Registration will start at 7:00 am the morning of the event.
For more information visit, leadercastomaha.com.
What has snaX, Xgames, engaging Bible eXperiences, eXciting worship with all of your friends and is sure to be one of the best weeks of your kids’ summer? VBX, of course!
VBX is June 6-10 from 9:00 am-noon and is for all kids going into K-6th grades in the fall of 2016.
Online pre-registration closes on June 1. In-person registration re-opens Monday, June 6 at 8:00 am in the Main Foyer.
More info and registration at wchurch.tv/vbx.
The Westside Men's Ministry would like to invite all Westside Men to attend a Movie Night April 28 at 6:30 pm in Room 110. Come and enjoy a night of fellowship. Pizza, popcorn and drinks will be provided.
Please RSVP Lee Dunn at email@example.com, we look forward to seeing you on April 28.
On Monday, April 25, we have the chance to serve a home cooked meal to residents at Care Corp. We will gather at 5:00 pm to set-up and serve at 5:30 pm. Volunteers are welcomed the 4th Monday of each month to provide food and help serve.
Contact Mike or Donna Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or (402) 720-2614 to sign up or get more information.
Fremont Couples Fellowship will gather on Saturday, April 23 at 6:00 pm at Bob & Karen Howard’s home, 1348 N Somers Ave. Please bring a dish to share and come prepared to enjoy a potluck dinner and fellowship. Tableware and drinks will be provided. All couples are welcome. Please RSVP to the Howards at email@example.com or phone/text to 402-719-7887.
If your child has recently placed their faith in Jesus or has questions about being a follower of Jesus Christ, we want to invite you to our Jumpstart class. Jumpstart is a faith basics and pre-baptism class for kids and their parents. Our next class is Sunday, April 17, 2016.
Registration is required – register online at wchurch.tv/jumpstart.
Living Proof Live with Beth Moore and worship with Travis Cottrell in Omaha April 15-16 at Baxter Arena. Discounted tickets are available at $59 until January 20. Want to go with women from the church or need more information?
Contact LaRae Denny at firstname.lastname@example.org or call after 5:00 pm (402) 720-9895.
A $20 deposit by January 20 will hold your spot.
Marriage Matters Now…Anchor your marriage!
On Friday, April 15, 6:30 – 9:30 pm and Saturday, April 16, 9:00 am – noon, Westside Church will be hosting a marriage conference in The Big Room. Early registration is $50.00/couple before February 14. Beginning February 15, the cost is $75.00/couple. Childcare will be provided both Friday night and Saturday morning. The cost is $5 per child, per day, and can be paid with your registration. For additional information, and to register, visit the Welcome Center at your campus this Sunday!
Marriage matters Now is devoted to helping couples around the country and the world to enrich and strengthen their marriages through teaching, counseling and the understanding of each others needs. Through compromise and forgiveness based on biblical principles, Steve and Debbie Wilson can show you how to rebuild and maintain a solid marriage and growing relationship with Jesus Christ. You have heard about unconditional love. Now learn how to have unconditional forgiveness in your relationship. Yes that can happen and when that happens, you learn how to fall deeper and deeper in love with your spouse, even through the hard times. Steve and Debbie have a unique and special ministry to help couples experience the most from their marriage.
If you are interested in learning more about the importance and meaning of baptism, or if you are ready to be baptized, join us April 10 at 11:11 am in Music Suite D. This class will help you understand God's design for baptism, ask any questions you may have, and allow you to sign up for a date to be baptized.
Westside Church and friends will be headed to Santa Martha, Nicaragua March 31 - April 7, 2016. Cost is $800 + airfare. Let God use you and come serve with us in the beautiful rainforest mountains of northern Nicaragua.
Find out more and register at keipos.org/santa-martha-nicaragua
Westside's annual Daddy Daughter Dance is Friday, April 1 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm in The Big Room. Tickets are $10 and are available at the Children's Check-In desk on Sundays or at the church reception desk during the week. Dads and daughters of all ages are invited to have fun together on this special evening.
If you have any questions, please contact Christy Fitts at email@example.com.
Respond to God through Worship, March 24 at 6:30 pm. This will be a night of worship, food and community.
Ladies of all ages are invited to the IF Gathering Simulcast on Friday, March 18 and Saturday, March 19. Join speakers like Jennie Allen, David Platt, and others as they speak on living the christian life. Live worship, dessert on Friday and lunch provided on Saturday. Tickets are $25 and available at the Welcome Desk. Invite your friends!
Care & Share's senior adult luncheon will meet on Tuesday, March 15, at 11:30am. Join us for great fellowship and a luncheon of lasagna, salad, garlic bread, and a cookie for $10. The program will be a speaker from the Visiting Nurse Assoc.
For reservations or information please contact Linda Vincent at (402) 496-6570 by Thursday, March 10.
The next Benevolence Offering will be received on Sunday, March 13. This fund is used to help those who find themselves in urgent financial need. Please consider making a contribution to this ministry as the needs continue to be great. Pray for our committee as we make decisions regarding benevolence requests.
Next Sunday, March 13 is Daylight Savings Time. Don’t forget to set your clocks ahead one hour.
Come help us with a Spring cleanup on Saturday, March 12 from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. Rain date will be March 19. We will be working on the grounds cleaning the flower and tree areas and putting mulch in the flower beds. Please email Matt Gamble with interest firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you enjoy singing worship songs that have been sung throughout history, then you will want to attend the 8:00 am service again on February 21 at the Dodge Road campus. Lift up your voice as we feature hymns during the worship set that many of us grew up singing and still cherish today.
All high schoolers are invited to come to the Winter Retreat, February 11-14. Skiers and snowboarders will be headed to the Eldora Ski Resort. There will be hiking and shopping options too, if students prefer not to ski. Each night everyone will gather together at Cornerstone Church in Boulder for dinner, worship and teaching.
The cost for the event is $225 for the retreat, $300 for the retreat plus one day of skiing/snowboarding and $350 for the retreat plus two days of skiing/snowboarding.
Register online soon at wchurch.tv/winterretreat. Contact Cynthia Ray at email@example.com with questions.
One of the first steps for many in the parenting journey is to participate in Parent/Child Dedication. Our next Dedication is Sunday, February 7 during the 9:30 or 11:11 service. RSVP by January 25 by visiting wchurch.tv/dedication and completing the registration form.
Please contact Stacy Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
BE A MAN! All men 18 years and older, join us for the Men's Retreat at Camp Rivercrest, February 5-6. Register this Sunday at the Welcome Center or by clicking here. Tickets are $75 early bird and $100 after January 1.
Speakers will include Coach Tom Osborne and Pastor Curt Dodd. This is an event you won't want to miss!
Middle Schoolers! Come experience an overnighter like no other!! Dusk2Dawn will be a full night of bowling, swimming, games, inflatables, movies and food on January 29-30 from 9:00 pm - 7:00 am.
All that fun for only $25! Check out wchurch.tv/dusk2dawn for more information. Invite your friends!
Are you interested in becoming a member of Westside? We will have a Membership Class on Monday, January 11 at 6:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall. Pastor Curt and other leaders will share what it means to be a member at Westside. Dinner and Childcare are provided with Registration.
Church can be overwhelming, and without community it's not enough for your spiritual development. That's why we encourage everyone to be involved in a Life Group. Sunday, January 10 is Life Group Sunday. Leaders will be available that morning to help you get connected.
Visit wchurch.tv/lifegroups or grab a brochure at the Welcome Desk.
Mark your calendars and plan to join us on Sunday, December 6, from 3:30-5:30 pm at First Christian Church for our Campus Christmas Party! We'll enjoy homemade treats, fun games and activities for all ages, and hear the Christmas story. You won't want to miss this!
Save the date for the best Christmas Parties of the the season!
Middle School students will meet Sunday, December 6 in The Big Room immediately following the 11:11 am service. They will head out for lunch and to shop for Project Angel Tree gifts. Please bring money for their meal and a recommended $10 donation for the gifts.
High School students will meet at 5:30 pm that evening in The Big Room to enjoy the now famous (or infamous…!) talent show and have dinner together.
Have questions? Please contact Cynthia Ray at email@example.com.
If you have been waiting to be baptized there will be an opportunity for you to do so on Sunday, November 22. We will be baptizing at all three services and all afternoon until 6:00 pm. Check in at the East Foyer. Bring a pair of shorts to be baptized in, a t-shirt will be provided. Invite your friends and family to celebrate your obedience to Christ.
On Sunday, November 15, Michael Gott will be with us at all three morning services and then again for a special Sunday evening service at 7:00 pm.
Reared on a small farm outside Livingston, Texas, at sixteen years of age Michael had an experience with Christ that changed his life purpose. Now Michael has preached throughout the United States and Europe and steadily emerged as a leading spokesman for the Christian faith.
The service Sunday evening will be an event to invite friends who haven’t placed their faith in Christ. All Westside locations are encouraged to attend!
High School Students! Save the date for the InsideOut Fall Retreat. November 6-8, pack an extra sweatshirt and get ready for a weekend with amazing worship, good food, paint ball, the ropes course, late night games and time to grow in your friendships and relationship with Jesus Christ. Friends are welcome! Retreat fee is $110. T-shirts and paint ball require additional payment. Scholarship are available.
Please contact Cynthia Ray at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.