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Men of West Ridge Bags & BBQ

Men of West Ridge Bags & BBQ

Guys join us Saturday, August 25 from 5:30 – 8:00 pm on the front lawn. Meat for grilling will be provided, just bring along a favorite side dish to share. Let’s hang out, have a mini bags tournament and hope you can join us. Register at Guest Services, on the West Ridge app or click […]

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  August 8, 2018   6 comments
Live on the Lawn

Live on the Lawn

Before the summer ends, enjoy a night on the West Ridge lawn with friends, your community group or family on Saturday, August 11th. Pull up a blanket, camping chair, some apps and cooler and listen to the musical stylings of “Sudden Left Turn” starting at 6:30pm.  Snacks will also be available for purchase.  We hope […]

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  July 6, 2018   No comments
Huff Elementary Food Bank Event

Huff Elementary Food Bank Event

West Ridge Community Church is partnering with the Northern IL Food Bank to provide nutritious food to those in high need areas.   The food is free to low income neighbors but we need your help in distributing it!    The date is Saturday, August 25th and it will be from 10 AM – 12 PM.    The […]

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  July 1, 2018   2 comments
Summer Play Dates

Summer Play Dates

Get out of the house this summer with your kids and connect with some fellow West Ridgers! Tuesday, July 10th on the West Ridge Lawn – Sprinkler, Pool and Picnic Party 10:00a – 12:00p Thursday, August 2nd at Bumble Bee Play Cafe from 3:00 – 5:00pm only $5 per child Monday, August 13th at Lords […]

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  May 30, 2018   No comments
Summer at West Ridge

Summer at West Ridge

Thursday, June 14th – Summer Play Date see all details here Sunday, June 17th – Dad Fest Celebrate all Dads this Father’s Day!  Enjoy some lunch, see classic cars and more.  Take some time to meet someone new, have a hot dog and enjoy our community while we celebrate our amazing Dads. Saturday, June 23rd […]

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  May 25, 2018   No comments
21-Day Experiment: Day 1

21-Day Experiment: Day 1

Question: Are there some things in your life you are reluctant to give up in order to follow Jesus completely? What would it cost you to burn them (v19)? Paul in Ephesus While Apollos was at Corinth, Paul took the road through the interior and arrived at Ephesus. There he found some disciples and asked […]

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  April 16, 2018   1 comment
Baptism

Baptism

Baptism Sunday happens a few times a year at West Ridge.  If you are at the point in your walk with God where you want to publicly proclaim your desire to follow Him, contact Greg Bowman to learn more about being baptized at West Ridge.

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  February 20, 2018   1 comment
How the Bible Came to be.  The Canon

How the Bible Came to be.  The Canon

I was raised in the Catholic church and taught not to question the authority of God or the bible or the commandments.  There was a lot of memorization and classes – and every Sunday we recited much of the same verses from the bible – but in this smaller book, mixed with and Old Testament […]

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  January 17, 2018   No comments
Calling All Creatives

Calling All Creatives

Come express your creative impulses authentically in community as we explore our artistic side to better serve our church, our community and ourselves. Starting January 13 the group will meet on the 2nd Sunday of every month at 1:00 p.m. in the Café. (lunch will be provided). RSVP to Lisa Riedl by phone at 224-806-6585 […]

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  December 30, 2017   No comments