Sermon Series Begins

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Jesus’ Seven Last Words from the Cross: Lenten Sermon Series

Join Rev. Paul Votaw as he preaches on Jesus’ seven last words from the cross during Lent. Our worship service begins at 11:00 a.m. and all are welcome!

“Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” (Luke 23:34)

“Truly I tell you, today you will be with me in paradise.” (Luke 23:43)

“My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” (Mark 15:34; Matthew 27:46)

“Woman, here is your son . . . .Here is your mother.” (John 19:26-27)

“Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.” (Luke 23:46)

“I am thirsty.” (John 19:28)

“It is finished.” (John 19:30)

Lenten Bible Study Begins February 21

Take a  Fresh Look at Your Life

What’s important to me? Who do I want to become? How can I get my life under control?

Led by Bill Hybels, pastor of Willow Creek Church in Barringon, Illinois, this study will help us wrestle with questions like these and more. Whatever your age you will have a chance to take a fresh look at your life through this Sunday evening discussion group.

The four-week series begins on February 21 and runs through March 13 from 6:00—7:30 p.m.

Refreshments will be provided. Babysitting available through prior arrangement by contacting the church office.

 

 

Annual Dinner and Meeting

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Our annual congregational dinner and meeting to receive the year-end reports is set for Sunday, January 31, immediately following worship.

What to Bring: Bring your table service and a salad or vegetable to share. Meatball sandwiches, drinks and dessert will be provided

Super Bowl Sunday

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Watch the Super Bowl Game at Westfield!

Join us at 6 p.m. for our all-church Super Bowl party. Bring a potluck dish to share and watch the game on the big screen. Half time activities! Fun for the whole family!

Christmas Eve Worship

Worship with us on Christmas Eve! Our 7:30 p.m. family candlelight service features the chancel and handbell choirs and Pastor Paul’s message from Luke 2 and Isaiah 40 entitled “Enjoy the View”. Our 11:00 p.m. service is a candlelight communion service featuring your favorite hymns and carols.

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Donate Now for Hat and Mitten Tree

Deadline is Sunday, December 13.

Your donations of new and handmade hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, and socks are decorating the tree near the front entrance. Sunday, December 13 is the last day to help with this winter warm-up. All donations will be taken to the Salvation Army for local distribution. This project is sponsored by Women of Westfield and coordinated by Mary McMillin.mittentree_1253c