Welcome to Westwood Church.

We’re glad you’re here. Would you take a moment to let us know you are here on the connect card. We also invite you to share prayer requests. If you would like to make Westwood your church home and receive weekly eNews and praise/prayer reports, let us know through the connect card or email info@westwoodstcloud.org.

Newcomer Connect.

New to Westwood? Welcome! You’re invited to meet staff and overseers on Sunday, November 20 after each service in the Barn (the room next to the auditorium) to find out more on how to connect here at Westwood Church.

Dash Christmas Event.

Celebrate Christmas with fellow Dash (ages 50+) members! Comedian Norm Barnhart will provide an evening of laughs and we’ll enjoy good food and friendships. Register in the commons or online at www.westwoodstcloud.org/dash.

Christmas Services.

Westwood’s Christmas services will be at 1pm, 3pm, and 5pm on Christmas Eve, with a special Online Only devotional at 10am on Christmas Day. KidCity will be available at 1pm and 3pm.

Christmas Concert for KidCity and the Link.

Our Westwood KidCity program will have their annual Christmas concert on Sunday, December 11, with practice on Tuesday, December 6. Christmas song practice has already started in KidCity on Sunday mornings! Register here.

Decorate with Us.

Come work alongside the Westwood staff on Monday, November 21 to ring in the season and decorate the church for Christmas! We’ll begin at 6pm and enjoy some Christmas music and some fun snacks. ALL are invited – stay as long as you are able.

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Week.

Fill a shoebox with gifts and toys to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to a child in need this Christmas season —we even have boxes in the lobby for you! If you are interested in serving OCC during collection week, please let Marda know by emailing info@westwoodstcloud.org. Collection times will be as follows (and each shift could use volunteers – all ages welcome!)

Sunday, Nov 20: noon – 3pm
Monday, Nov 21: 9-11am *no collection available after this time

Missions Trips for 2023.

High school students are heading to Florida to serve together on June 17-24, 2023. Adults AND high school students are invited to serve alongside our ministry partner Point Honduras on July 20-29!An interest meeting is scheduled for December 4. Honduras interest will meet during the 10:30am service and those interested in Florida will gather around 11:45am.  Meet in Room 250.

Perspectives Bible Study.

Perspectives is a fifteen-lesson course that examines the story of God fulfilling His promises from four vantage points or “perspectives”— Biblical, Historical, Cultural, and Strategic.  It’s an opportunity for every believer to discover their role in the story of God using His people to bless all the peoples of the earth with the Good News of Jesus Christ! Class starts January 17, 2023, here at Westwood. Cost is $220, with $25 off of registration prior to Dec 15.

Visit www.perspectives.org/stcloud for details and registration.

GIVING UPDATE

Oct Total: $71,902 ($-21,050 difference)
Nov Total: $27,011 ($-10,170 difference)
Year-to-Date Total: $303,311 (-$68,497 difference)