Archive for February, 2018

Flooding in Life

Flooding in Life

  How do we find the good, when everything seems flooded and unstoppable? There are many times in life we become paralyzed with fear, frustration, anger, sadness or a combination of them. These emotions flood our hearts, thus devastating our days with negativity and inability to see unveiling lessons. I tend to flinch into a […]

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  February 16, 2018   No comments
You always have a seat at the Table

You always have a seat at the Table

When I was a freshman in college, I came back home for Spring Break to be with my family.  To celebrate one night, we headed over to a well-known Japanese restaurant in our town. This was the first time I had ever eaten Japanese food.  We walked in on a busy Friday night and I […]

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  February 14, 2018   No comments
It Wasn’t Me

It Wasn’t Me

Tony Danza was the Boss, we drank Tang, people used land lines, we played atari, listened to music on walkmans, had trapper keepers, and babysat by age 10.  Our hammer pants may have defined our clothing style, but bangs described hair.  They could be feathered, permed, blunt, curled like a banana flowing down your face, […]

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  February 10, 2018   No comments
The Tempation

The Tempation

So God created mankind in His own image, in the image of God He created them; male and female He created them. Genesis 1:27   I’m sure we have all heard the story of creation and fall of man, probably one of the first Bible stories that we ever heard. As I child, I can’t say […]

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  February 8, 2018   No comments
Men’s Discover Retreat

Men’s Discover Retreat

The Men’s Retreat themed “Discover” offers an opportunity to build upon their walk with God on March 23-25th.  God’s word inspires all men to discover Him, accept Him, share Him and follow Him.  All the while building on our faith in Him as we grind out this daily thing called life with all its ups […]

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  February 6, 2018   No comments
Financial Peace University

Financial Peace University

What if you knew where all of your money was going each month? What if you were debt-free, investing, and making wise spending decisions? With Dave Ramsey’s class Financial Peace University, you can take control of your money and start planning for your future. Come to the free preview night at West Ridge, Register Here […]

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  February 5, 2018   3 comments
After School Sports Program

After School Sports Program

West Ridge will be hosting an After School Sports Program for Huff Elementary from March – May this year.  We are excited to spend time with the students at Huff Elementary.  The program begins on March 5th and will be hosted the first and third Mondays from 2:00 – 3:30pm through May.  The program will […]

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  February 5, 2018   No comments
Men of West Ridge Breakfast

Men of West Ridge Breakfast

Men of West Ridge Men’s Ministry invites all men to gather for another awesome breakfast in the Cafe. Saturday, February 17th from 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Guest speaker: Lance Hurley Bring a friend and an appetite and please register today so we can order enough food. Register at Guest Services, on the West Ridge […]

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  February 5, 2018   4 comments
Women’s Event – IF: Gathering

Women’s Event – IF: Gathering

We are saving you a seat, REGISTER HERE today. Event Description:  We are so excited to bring this women’s event IF:Gathering to Elgin again on March 10th, 2018. This event is designed to be a space where you can encounter God and be equipped to apply that back into our daily lives. Feel free to […]

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  February 5, 2018   No comments
In the beginning

In the beginning

Are we just spinning on a ball of lava, in a chaotic universe, all alone, rotating around a star? Some would like us to believe that we are. They would tell us that the universe has no design and no purpose. That ultimately, there is no good and there is no evil. Does that belief […]

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  February 3, 2018   No comments