Blog – Westwood Church

The New Westwood App is Here!

Good news … we have  just released our very first mobile app!  We hope that this will be a great way for everyone to stay connected with current events at Westwood, download the audio teaching and files, and communicate with us.  Be sure to download and install the app today, and tell others about it too.  Thanks! […]

Becoming Good News People Workshop – November 15

We are excited to announce this one day equipping experience presented by Bill Hogg (C2C’s National Missiologist) on November 15 at Westwood.  Through group work, facilitated learning, inspiration and instruction, the goal for each workshop participant is that you: Will be refreshed! Will think and act as a missionary where God has placed you, Will be […]

Discover Westwood: November 2 8:30-11:00am

Next Class: November 2 8:30-11:00am in the Adult learning center What’s with communion?  What is baptism all about?  Why would anyone want to become a member of a church?  Where does serving fit into the big picture?  What is Mennonite Brethren? These are all great questions that many of us wrestle with!  Through our Discover Westwood course we look at […]

When Love Comes to Town

This Sunday (Oct 5) we will start our new series called “Who is Jesus?”, and I am looking forward to it!  We will be exploring Jesus’ seven “I am …” statements from the Gospel of John, and it will be a fascinating study of who Jesus thought he was, and the implications for us today. […]

Who is Jesus series

Have you ever wondered who Jesus really is?  How can we move past people’s opinions and discover Jesus for ourselves?  Join us for a seven part series as we explore Jesus’ understanding of himself, based on the “I Am” statements in the Gospel of John. Oct-5 I am the bread of life John 6:35 Oct-12 […]

Church Administrator Update

We are pleased to announce that both the search team and board recommend that we candidate Rob Larson for the part-time position of Church Administrator. On September 28th, Rob will share his testimony during all three service times, and there will be an open house after the third service.  There will be a congregational meeting […]

New Q&A Series!

Have you ever wanted to ask a question, but you didn’t know who to ask?  Have you ever had a question about Christianity, but you were afraid to ask? Join us in September for an interactive Q&A series about Christianity and the Bible On September 14th, we will kick-off a three week teaching series that will be driven […]

Spruceland School Sponsorship

Westwood Church has been given a great opportunity to partner with Spruceland Elementary School to help those in need in our school system. To see how you can help support this initiative check out the attached pdf. Spruceland Sponsorship

Summer Reading

In recent weeks, I have been asked a few times about books I’ve read, recommended reading, etc.  So … here is a list of some books I’ve read in recent months, with a one sentence summary and whether or not I would recommend each book: A More Beautiful Question – Well researched and well written, […]

Youth Camping Trip! Grades 6-12 July 25th-27th

This summer we have a lot of fun lined up for the Grades 6-12 youth groups. We are planning a camping trip July 25th -27th at the home of Johannes and Naomi Giede. Permission forms must be filled out and delivered to our office by July 20th, 2014. There is also a supply list of gear that you will need […]