February 18, 2019

INTERNATIONAL MINISTRIES CONFERENCE  International Ministries Conference will be the weekend of March 2-4.  Toby and Kiersten are the international workers who will be our guests, and share with us about their work in Africa.  See the flyer distributed with your bulletin for details.  Be sure to participate as much as you can in the weekend events.

NEW COMMUNITY GROUP  Keith Carney will lead a Community Group meeting in the Conference Room beginning on Wednesday, February 21st.  Any adults who are looking for a group to be part of are welcome to join.  See Keith for information on the study material.


RED MINISTRY OPPORTUNITY  We are looking for those who have a passion for our young people, and who would be interested in being volunteer sponsors for RED Student Ministry.  Please contact Tyson Simon for more information, and to schedule a time when you can visit our Student Ministry program to see what being a sponsor entails, to get a better picture of what Student Ministry looks like at Westwood, and to see if this might be the place God is calling you to serve.

PASSION CAMP 2018

RED students will attend Passion Camp in Daytona Beach in June.  The students and sponsors will have several fundraisers over the next few months to help offset the cost.  Watch for these opportunities to invest in the lives of our students.  If you can help with scholarships, please indicate “RED Retreat” on the Other line on your envelope.

SPECIAL NEED IN HAITI - This is the final Sunday to contribute funds to help with the evangelistic outreach and ministry to children &  families in La Gonave, Haiti.  If you would like to participate, please make your check out to My Neighbors Children, or if you want to give by credit card or cash, use a separate envelope from your regular giving, and designate for My Neighbors Children.  All funds will go directly to the ministry in Haiti.

SOAPING WEEKLY - In order to prepare your spirit for the message each week, S.O.A.P. through a passage (read the Scripture, make your Observation, find a specific Application, and write a Prayer) in advance of Sunday service.  Suggested SOAPing Scripture passage for February are:  February 25 – Galatians 3:26-4:7

FINANCES 02/15/18 – YTD DATA

OPERATING BUDGET  $ 388,884

OPERATING INCOME  $ 374,413

OPERATING EXPENSES   $ 395,979

OPERATING INCOME OVER/UNDER BUDGET  -$14,471

YTD MISSIONS GIVING  $ 24,611

YTD BENEVOLENT GIVING  $ 4,168