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 14 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.
If your child has recently placed their faith in Jesus or has questions about what it means to be a follower of Jesus Christ, we want to invite you to our next Jumpstart class. Jumpstart is a faith basics and pre-baptism class for kids and their parents. Our next class is Sunday, November 12 during the 11:11 am service.
Registration is required – register online at wchurch.tv/jumpstart.
Experience worship on a deeper level! Come to the Fall Worship Night Thursday, October 5, at 7:00 pm. Our Worship team will lead in worship and praise while mixing familiar and newer songs that encourage us to glorify Jesus. Bring your family and friends and join us in the Worship Center on the Dodge Road campus.
Mark your calendar! ALL auditions for music, dance & drama for the 2017 Christmas pageant are Sunday, September 17. Attend the Pageant Kick-Off September 6 for information about auditions & more! Stop by the kiosk in the main foyer at the Dodge Road campus, or the welcome table at West & Fremont to register for the Kick-Off or pick up an audition brochure.
Contact Suzie Norton, firstname.lastname@example.org.
One of the first steps for many in the parenting journey is to participate in Parent/Child Dedication. Our next Dedication is Sunday, September 17 during the 9:30 or 11:11 service. RSVP by September 3 by visiting wchurch.tv/dedication and completing the registration form.
Please contact Stacy Johnson at email@example.com with any questions.
The next Benevolence Offering will be received on Sunday, September 17. This fund is used to help those who have an urgent financial need. Please consider making a contribution as the needs continue to be great. Pray for our committee as we make decisions regarding requests.
The Christmas Pageant Kick-Off is Wednesday, September 6, 5:30 – 8:30 pm in The Big Room. Everyone who is interested in learning more about the Pageant for 2017 is welcome! Tickets are free but registration is required. You can register on Sundays at all three campuses.
Questions? Contact Suzie Norton, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Back to School Night - We are collecting backpacks and school supplies for 100 children through Good News Bears organization. We will be collecting school supplies starting July 9 - July 30 in bins at the west and east doors of the church.
Sunday July 30 5:30-8:00 pm. Families will meet in the big room, enjoy dinner, and pack the backpacks. Don't miss this opportunity to serve as a family.
Ladies do you want to SWAP till you drop? Come donate and shop to benefit the Lydia House. Drop off 20 new or great condition Women's clothing, accessories or home items on Thurs, July 20 from Noon - 7:00 pm. Then come back and shop for 10 items on Fri, July 21 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Remaining items will be donated. Enjoy coffee, tea and desserts while you shop! Check out the welcome desk for more info!
What: Clothing Swap
When: July 21 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm, Drop off donations July 20 12:00 - 7:00 pm
Where: The Big Room
Why: Half of donations are donated to the Lydia House
How: Bring 20 great condition items and shop to take 10 home. Remaining items are donated.
Friday July 14, at 6:30 pm in Westside's east parking lot. We are watching The Incredibles! Hotdogs, popcorn, & drinks will be provided! We will eat from 6:30-7:30 pm. Have some outside fun until the movie begins at 9:00 pm. Bring your friends and your chairs/blankets for a fun night under the stars. We are asking each person to please bring a school supply item for entry into this event.
All of the school supplies will go to North Omaha Good News Bears.
If you are going into 6th, 7th or 8th grade, you need to come with us to Camp Maranatha! June 26-July 1 will be a week of fun with friends and growing in your relationship with Christ. Receive a $25 discount if you sign up by Friday, April 14th.
Grab your most stylish hats....Women’s Ministry is hosting a Ladies Tea & Brunch “Hats Off to Women” Saturday, June 17 at 10:00 am. We want to encourage and have some fun with just the ladies! There will be a contest and prize for the fanciest and most creative hats. Kristin Tschida, a local bible study leader, will speak on building our homes from the inside. She helps women be encouragers as daughters, mothers, sisters and friends. Tickets are $10 and will be for sale at the Welcome Desk starting Sunday, May 7. Bring your friends!
Registration for Kids Mini Camp is currently open. Current 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders will be heading to Camp Rivercrest June 11-14. Your kids will have a blast hiking, swimming, worshiping and growing closer to God. Please visit wchurch.tv/kidsminicamp for more information and to register.
If you have any questions, please call our office at 402-628- 6465 or send us an email: email@example.com
Current 9-12th graders are going to camp in Estes Park, CO this summer to REFUEL from June 11-17. We will be digging into God's Word, hanging with friends and exploring Rocky Mountain National Park. Space is limited! Hold your spot with a non-refundable $100 deposit by Sunday, April 2nd.
Check out the details at wchurch.tv/refuel.
You asked for it, you got it! Mom&Son Date night is here! We will have a Mom&Son Lego night on Friday May 5 from 6:00-8:30 p.m. “Connect” with your son while building your very own lego set to take home, making your own pizza from Pizza Pie Guys, and eating snacks while watching the Lego Movie. Great memories will be made! Tickets can be purchased from the children’s welcome desk for $10 per person.
The Easter story has meaning in your life, and we want you to hear about it. Westside is a place for people coming from all walks. Whatever you're going through in life, we want to help you meet God right where you are.
Each of our locations provides a comfortable, family-friendly environment. We encourage the whole family to be a part of the worship service with you. There will be no adult, student or kids Life Groups on Easter Sunday. However, Toddler Town (kids birth - age 3) will be available during all of our services at all locations.
This year, we'll have 6 Easter services across our 3 campuses:
Sunday - 8:00 am, 9:30 am, 11:11 am
15050 W Dodge Rd
Omaha, NE 68154
Sunday - 10:00 am
Embassy Suites, La Vista
12520 Westport Pkwy.
La Vista, NE 68128
Sunday - 8:00 am, 10:10 am
605 N. Broad St.
Fremont, NE 68025
Plan to spend Good Friday with us on Friday, April 14th from 5:30 – 8:00 pm. Join us for this all ages, family event including dinner, worship, activities, and more. Join us as we remember Christ’s sacrifice on the cross and prepare our hearts for the joy of His Resurrection. Cost is $10 per family. Childcare is provided for children through 2 years old.
Steve and Debbie Wilson from Marriage Matters Now, will speak on Friday from 6:00 – 9:00 pm, and Saturday from 9:00 am – noon. Then Saturday night from 5:00 - 8:00 pm, parents who paid for childcare can bring their children to the church and enjoy a date night! Registration cost is $90/couple. Childcare will be provided both Friday night and Saturday for children 11 and under. The cost is $10 per child and can be paid with your registration. Make all checks payable to Westside Church. For additional information, and to register, visit the Welcome Center at your campus!
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.
For more information, contact Tiffany Bergh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Those interested in membership at Westside Church can join us on Sunday, April 2 after the 11:11 am service in the Fellowship Hall. Pastor Curt would love to meet with you and discuss what it means to be a member here at Westside Church. Food and childcare will be provided.
Register at wchurch.tv/membership.
Westside's annual Daddy Daughter Dance is Friday, March 31 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 send your questions to email@example.com.
On Monday, March 27, 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.
All high schoolers are invited to come to the Winter Retreat, February 17-20. Skiers and snowboarders will be headed to Winter Park. There will be hiking and shopping options too, if students prefer not to ski. Each night everyone will gather together for dinner, worship and teaching.
The cost for the event is $275 for the retreat, $325 for the retreat plus one day of skiing/snowboarding and $400 for the retreat plus two days of skiing/snowboarding.
Register online soon at wchurch.tv/winter-retreat. Contact Cynthia Ray at email@example.com with questions.
6-8th graders! Come to Brou-Ha-Ha, an activity night of epic proportions! We will bus out to the Fremont YMCA for swimming, gym games, ice skating, broom ball and snacks. All this for only $10. Bring your friends and send your parents out on a date night! Pick up a waiver or download one here.