Aug 27 2017 Worship Guide :: Numbered

“What matters supremely, therefore, is not, in the last analysis, the fact that I know God, but the larger fact which underlies it — the fact that He knows me. I am graven on the palms of His hands. I am never out of His mind. All my knowledge of Him depends on His sustained initiative in knowing me. I know Him, because He first knew me, and continues to know me.” (J.I. Packer)

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Small Group Leader Training

Interested in starting a small group? Or currently leading one?  If you are a Small Group Leader, or are interested in becoming one, then you must come to one of the two Small Group Leader Classes. A FREE GIFT will be handed out to all Small Group Leaders at the training. You don’t want to miss it! […]

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Q & A with Janna Lee

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.

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Sharing in Scarcity

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.

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Aug 13 2017 Worship Recap :: Grace, Love and Fellowship

“Christianity entered history as a new world order, a new social dimension. From the very beginning Christianity was not primarily a doctrine, but a community. There was not only a Message to be proclaimed, there was a New Community, distinct and peculiar, in the process of growth and formation, to which members were called. Indeed, ‘fellowship’ (koinonia) was the basic category of Christian existence.” (Georges Florovsky)

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July 30 2017 Worship Recap :: The Weakness of Christ

“Through the Cross the faithful receive strength from weakness, glory from dishonor, life from death. The power of His death once confronted our death. In the words of Hosea the prophet: ‘Death, I shall be your death; grave, I shall swallow you up’.  By dying He submitted to the laws of the underworld; by rising again He destroyed them.” (Leo the Great , 5th century)

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July 23 2017 Worship Recap :: In the Sight of God

“The conscience, spurred by the devil, the flesh, and the fallen world, says, ‘God is your enemy. Give up in despair.’ God, in His own Fatherly love and through His Son’s grace and through His Word and through the witness of His Spirit and His people, says, ‘I have no wrath. You are accepted in the Beloved. I am not angry with you. We are reconciled!’” (Martin Luther)

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