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, August 28.
Registration is required – register online at wchurch.tv/jumpstart.
Registration opens September 1 for the Upward Basketball and Cheer season! Boys and girls grades Kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to join us on the basketball court. Upward Sports is the world’s largest Christian-based kids sports league – come join the fun!
For more info and to register your kids, visit us online at wchurch.tv/upward.
The Christmas Pageant Kick-Off is Wednesday, September 7, 5:30 am – 8:30 pm in The Big Room. Everyone who is interested in learning more about the Pageant for 2016 is welcome! Pick up your complimentary ticket at the Welcome Center at all three campuses.
Questions? Contact Suzie Norton, firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in learning more about the importance and meaning of baptism, or if you are ready to be baptized, join us September 11 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.
The Rising Star Ministry will be hosting an African Dinner Sunday, July 17 in the Fellowship Hall following the 11:11 am service. Come and hear what is happening with their Ministry in Uganda, support their ministry and experience a true African meal.
The next Benevolence Offering will be received on Sunday, July 17. 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.
Join us for Family Swim Night! All families are invited to an awesome time at Zorinsky Pool, Sunday, July 10, 7-9 pm. Tickets are $5 per person; children 2 and under are free. Purchase tickets Sunday mornings at the Children’s Welcome Desk. Please see wchurch.tv/summerspectacular for more information. Questions? email email@example.com.
Grab your most stylish hats....Women’s Ministry is hosting a Ladies Lunch “Hats Off to Women” Saturday, July 9 at 11:30 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. Tickets are $20 and will be for sale at the Welcome Desk starting Sunday, June 5. Bring your friends!
Come worship Jesus this Thursday, June 23 at 7:00 pm! This is a gathering of anyone who wants to come worship Jesus through song, testimony, and creative expression. This event is open to everyone so please bring a friend! This night is sure to be a time for you to encounter God in a deep way and stir your faith so make plans to come!
Make plans now to join us June 13-17 as Westside Fremont hosts our 5-Day Club for kids completing PreK - 5th Grade. We'll gather at the First Baptist Church at 505 North C St. for a family dinner from 5:00-6:00 pm. Then from 6:00-7:30 pm we'll enjoy games, memory verses, bible stories, music, missions and more! Stop and see Bethany on Sundays to pre-register. Pick up some fliers from the Welcome Table and invite friends and neighbors. They'll be able to register the day we begin...it's a great way to reach out in the community!
Registration for Kidz Camp is currently open. Current 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders will be heading to Camp Rivercrest June 12-15. Your kids will have a blast hiking, swimming, worshiping and growing closer to God. Please visit wchurch.tv/kidzcamp for more information and to register.
Contact Caleb at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
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.
Real Talk is back. Parents, this is your opportunity to get equipped with solutions for your child/teen. This session we will cover the issue of “sexuality in today’s culture.” This event will be held May 22 at 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall. Dr. Dale Johnson will be our speaker. Food and childcare will be provided. Email email@example.com for childcare.
Care & Share's senior adult luncheon will meet on Tuesday, May 17, at 11:30am. Join us for great fellowship and a luncheon of lasagna, salad, garlic bread, and a cookie for $8. 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, May 12.
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or phone/text to 402-719-7887.
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 email@example.com 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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!
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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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.