Searching for (and finding) your Purpose

Posted: May 28th, 2015

This past Sunday (Critical Questions: Are you for us or for our enemies?), one of the three main points that I talked about was the concept of “me aligning with God” versus “expecting God to align with me”.  We spent a few minutes talking about calling and purpose, and I want to describe it a Read More…

Leadership Book Club

Posted: May 7th, 2015

Are you brave?  Sometimes, one of the bravest acts we can do is ask a question.  Strategic and courageous questions can be powerfully effective in both our personal and professional lives. Following up on this year’s Leadercast conference, if you would like to continue your leadership development and work through A More Beautiful Question together with Read More…

BCMB Common Understandings

Posted: May 2nd, 2015

This statement (approved at the 2015 BCMB Convention) describes the ethos and priorities that we as Mennonite Brethren churches in British Columbia share and to which we aspire. It is intended to encourage, guide and inspire one another to greater faithfulness and effectiveness, and promote understanding for those who are new to our fellowship. Our Mennonite Brethren Confession Read More…

Critical Questions Teaching Series

Posted: April 28th, 2015

Throughout the Bible there are encouraging, intriguing, and challenging questions that are asked.  Join us for this wide-ranging teaching series as we explore seven questions that still make an impact today. May 10 May 17 May 24 May 31 June 7 June 14 June 21 “Who do you say I am?” “Whom shall I send?” Read More…

Opportunity: Seniors Ministry Leader

Posted: April 27th, 2015

Westwood Church is seeking an experienced leader to become the part-time Seniors Ministries Leader for a growing congregation of over 650 in Prince George, BC.  Join our team and enjoy a supportive and effective ministry environment, and the opportunity to serve God in and through the church.  The ideal candidate has a vibrant faith in Read More…

Women in Ministry Leadership – Wrap-Up

Posted: April 27th, 2015

If you have been part of Westwood the last few months, you know that we have been working together through the topic of women in ministry leadership.  To review the process, click on these two links: Women in Ministry Leadership (January 2015) Women in Ministry Leadership – Update (April 2015) The process concluded last night Read More…

Thailand Trek Cross Culture Day Camp July 6-10

Posted: April 22nd, 2015

July 6-10 Time: 9:00-11:30am everyday Cost: $25.00 Age: Kindergarten to Grade 5 Everyone welcome! At Thailand Trek you will get to share the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of the Thai culture while discovering God’s eternal love for the whole world. Kids will sing fun action songs, hear Bible Stories, smell and taste scrumptious treats that Read More…

Women in Ministry Leadership – Update

Posted: April 22nd, 2015

As we complete the Women in Ministry Leadership discussion and discernment process, here is the motion and rationale that the Board will present to the church on April 26, 2015.  For those of you who have taken the time to be a part of the church family by participating in the process, thank you. Motion Read More…

Leadercast: The Brave Ones May 8, 2015

Posted: April 15th, 2015

An essential behavior for any leader is the act of bravery.  Bravery is not a moniker that can be bought… it cannot be self-appointed. Bravery is not attributed to everyone, but is reserved for those whose innovation causes them to stand out from the crowd, whose unyielding effort and error pushes their organizations into new Read More…

Repent and be Baptized

Posted: April 7th, 2015

April 5, 2015 was a great day in the life of Westwood, with 3 people accepting Jesus as their Lord and Saviour, and 26 being baptized and declaring “I follow Jesus”! Since we did it a bit differently than normal this time, a couple of people have asked what is happening in addition to baptism.  Read More…