This Sunday, March 9
Westover honors and celebrates Sylvia Wills who recently retired after serving as Westover's Church Secretary for 15 years. Join us as we recognize her in worship at 11:00 am and for a reception following worship in the Gathering Place.
Lenten Sermon Series
"A Walk to the Cross"
Beginning March 9, we begin a new sermon series examining the key events leading to Christ's crucifixion during worship each Sunday. The series ends on Easter Sunday, April 20, as we celebrate our Savior's resurrection.
We have two great studies for adults and a children's study on Sunday mornings from 9:30am-10:45am. Jacquline Youngblood is teaching a study on women of the bible in the parlor. If you are interested in this study please contact Pastor Nikki. Michael Youngblood is teaching from the LifeWay literature and they are currently looking at the book of John. They meet in room 220. We also have a class for children in room 208. They are having fun learning about King David. For more information on any of these studies please email Pastor Nikki at email@example.com.
Bible Study Social
Sunday, March 23 - 12:30pm
If you would like to know more about Bible study opportunities at Westover, join us for lunch. Meeet in the Sanctuary after 11:00 am worship and travel together to Harvest Moon Restaurant in Falls Church for the lunch buffet. The cost is $10 per person. If you plan to attend, RSVP to Pastor Nikki at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annie Armstrong/USA Missions
The Annie Armstrong Offering for USA Missions is underway this month. Westover's goal for 2014 is $500. Gifts may also be designated towards CBF USA mission efforts.
Lent/Easter Food Drive
During Lent and Easter, we are collecting canned goods for Arlington Food Assistance Center. The need for food assistance in our community is growing rapidly. Donations can be left in the Foyer.
Wednesdays at 2:00pm
Come join us every Wednesday at 2:00pm for Prayer Service and Bible Study in Room 220. Prayer gives comfort, not only to those we remember in prayer, but to those of us offering up our prayers. We are studying the book of Revelation. Plan to attend our next Prayer Service, you will leave refreshed and ready to face the remainder of the week.
March Children’s Social
Sunday March 30th
Children and Youth are invited to a time of fellowship on Sunday March 30 after worship. We will go to lunch and then see a movie at Ballston Mall. If you would like to attend please RSVP to Pastor Nikki by Sunday March 16.
Holy Week Celebrations
Palm Sunday April 13
Celebrate the start of Holy week with us on Sunday April 13. Children will enter the sanctuary with palms as we celebrate the triumphal entry on Sunday April 13. Please let Pastor Nikki know if you would like to participate. We will also have special music during worship and a lunch fellowship following worship.
Good Friday Service 7pm April 18
Westover will host a community Good Friday service on April 18 at 7pm. This is a large event with over 500 in attendance. We will need volunteers to help with ushering and nursery. Please let Pastor Terry or Rev. Nikki know if you are able to help.
Easter Sunday April 20
We will have a special worship service on Sunday April 20 to celebrate Christ’s resurrection. After worship children are invited to an Easter Egg hunt on the front line. If you would like to volunteer this Sunday during worship or with the children please tell Pastor Terry or Rev. Nikki.
Vacation Bible School June 23-27
Join us for a fun week of VBS June 23 -27. We will take children ages 3 through 12 (6th grade). We are also looking for adult and reponsible teen volunteers. More information including our registration form will be posted on the children's page soon.
During Worship on Sundays we have a special time for children ages 3 years through 10 years to learn about God and Jesus's love for them through bible activities and crafts. We also have a nursery with excelent child care for children who are younger than 3 years old. Both the children's church and nursery are small groups where your children will be given lots of attention and care.