“The Christian Gospel in the first instance does not ask us to do anything. It first of all proclaims and announces to us what God has done for us.” (D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones)Read more »
VBS 2016 is June 26-29. Register today!Read more »
WEPC members Chris and Janna Lee are raising support to return as missionaries to Namibia, Africa, with the goal of reaching the country’s deaf community. In a recent interview, Janna talked about how she became a Christian, what she loves about sign language, and the challenges she and Chris face in returning to Namibia.Read more »
“May I speak with a minister, please?” said the hurried voice when I answered the phone. “It’s a personal matter.” I confirmed with her what I had suspected: she needed financial help. I transferred her to my co-worker.Read more »
On a Wednesday afternoon at Tenwek Hospital in rural Kenya, gynecological consultant Joy Irwin, M.D., saw a patient—-a thirty-eight-year-old woman who had had a stroke, could barely talk, and was suffering from a blood clot in her leg.Read more »
As a child growing up in what is now Mundri, South Sudan, Bismark Monday Avokaya moved from the home of one relative to another, dodging war and awaiting the slaughter of a costly black goat—the price required of his father to purify his home from divorce and make way for the return of his three children.Read more »
“Let love be genuine . . . Show hospitality” (Romans 12:9, 13).Read more »
Practice at home the songs and hand motions from Children’s Worship.Read more »
“The purpose of the Gospel to make us sooner or later like God.” (John Calvin)Read more »
“God loves the church with a love too deep for human imagination: He loves her with all His infinite heart…You may fear that the Lord has passed you by, but it is not so: He who counts the stars, and calls them by their names, is in no danger of forgetting His own children. He knows your case as thoroughly as if you were the only creature He ever made, or the only saint He ever loved. Approach Him and be at peace.” (Charles Spurgeon)Read more »
“Christ will not break the bruised reed…Consider that Jesus will heal the broken-hearted (Is 61:1). Hear his invitation to ‘Come unto me, all ye who are weary and heavy laden’ (Matt 11:28). He is a physician good at all diseases.” Richard SibbesRead more »
“O Lord teach me to seek You,
and reveal Yourself to me when I seek You.
For I cannot seek You unless
You first teach me,
nor find You unless
you first reveal Yourself to me.
Let me seek You in longing,
and long for You in seeking.
Let me find You in love,
and love You in finding.” (Ambrose of Milan, 4th century)
“We are as good as home now.” (Robert Farrar Capon)Read more »