Author Archive: West Ridge

CANDYPALOOZA

CANDYPALOOZA

West Ridge Kids invites all kids (Kindergarten – 5th Grade) to a special Sunday at West Ridge. Candypalooza is happening Sunday, October 31st during both the 9am and 11am service. It is a perfect opportunity to invite friends and come dressed in your favorite costume. Come learn about Jesus, play games and much more!  Plus, […]

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  October 13, 2021   No comments
School Break Food Boxes

School Break Food Boxes

School Break Food Boxes help Huff Elementary families in need during their upcoming Thanksgiving or Christmas break. West Ridge is providing 30 regular food boxes.  Each box is an investment of approximately $35. Please register for a virtual food box by Sunday, November 14th. Our shoppers will fill the boxes and distribute them to each a […]

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  October 13, 2021   No comments
Defining YOU: Fall Study

Defining YOU: Fall Study

Women of West Ridge invite you to be a part of our Fall study “Defining You”. [Insert your name here] you are unlike anyone else God created.  For some, recognizing our passions and gifts may be easy to decipher.  But for others, there is so much running through our heads that it is difficult to […]

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  October 6, 2021   No comments
Wine to Water Dinner & Tasting

Wine to Water Dinner & Tasting

Nica Angel’s 5th annual Wine to Water fundraising dinner and wine tasting on Saturday, November 13th at West Ridge. Nica Angels exists to help improve the quality of life for local residents of Northern Nicaragua through the creation of sustainable community development with clean water, education and economic growth. The night will feature dinner, wines […]

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  September 29, 2021   2 comments
MOW: Tuesday Tune-up

MOW: Tuesday Tune-up

Are Sunday services enough for you? Might a deeper and relational mid-week “tune up” experience be that one thing you find lacking as you go through the sometimes muddy waters of this thing we call life? The Men of West Ridge is starting up their Tuesday Tune-up. Here is how it will work: This will […]

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  September 22, 2021   No comments
Run for U-46

Run for U-46

Do you like to run or walk?  Help support the local schools in Elgin (like Huff Elementary) by joining us for the Inaugural Run For U 46 benefiting the U-46 Educational Foundation.  There are 37,000 students in U-46 and will help create opportunities that expand student learning and well-being in School District U-46, the second-largest […]

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  September 22, 2021   No comments
BIG Announcement from the Leadership Team

BIG Announcement from the Leadership Team

If you were not able to join us yesterday for Birthday Sunday and the start of our REBOOT series, Darren shared a big announcement from the Leadership team. We are thrilled to welcome back both Scott and Lindsay Alexander and their two amazing sons Cameron and Ethan to the West Ridge family. Scott and Lindsay […]

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  September 15, 2021   No comments
WOW Serving Event: Ruth Project

WOW Serving Event: Ruth Project

Join the Women of West Ridge as we serve our community in Elgin.  The Ruth Project provides practical provisions, to foster and adoptive families with clothing, supplies, and equipment. Sometimes families are given a moments notice that a new child or children will be staying with them. As a foster family joins the Ruth Project, […]

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  August 29, 2021   No comments
If I were God…

If I were God…

If I were God, I’d be thrilled. There’s a MAN singing in church. And, he’s raising his arm as he sings. Not only is he singing, he’s “into” his worship and praise. On top of that he most likely could care less if he’s singing a bit off key or off the beat. Nor does […]

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  August 20, 2021   No comments
Why a Men’s Ministry

Why a Men’s Ministry

The overshadowing purpose of the men’s ministry must be to produce better men, through the understanding that because life is a process, so also is our spiritual life. Neither is ever static, and we can always grow. Thus, the theme—better men, make men better. Some of the more important facets of the purpose of the […]

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  August 20, 2021   No comments