Sunday, January 24 will be our annual Vision Sunday. Pastor Houston will be laying out his vision for the ministry of Westside Baptist Church, both for the coming year and for the years to come.
What a comfort is this to Christians, that they have the presence of Christ so far forth as shall make them happy, and as the earth will afford. Nothing but heaven, or rather Christ in heaven itself, will content the child of God. In the mean time, his presence in the congregation makes their souls,…Details
Jar•gon, words and terms that are either only used by a particular profession or group—or that have a unique meaning when used by that group, can be intimidating. While it is often essential for accuracy and precision, it can often degenerate into a form of lexical snobbery, permanently excluding those not in the know. Theology,…Details
Our culture is addicted to success. From parenting to painting to online image managing, we are constantly bombarded with a thousand and one means by which we are promised a success that has to this point eluded us. Churches and other religious organizations are often not far behind in their promises. If you will follow…Details
The gospel of Jesus Christ is the power of God for salvation. It is not just the core, or part of what is needed, but the whole. For it to have great effect upon men, it only needs to be proclaimed. It does not require a revision to make it relevant, an adaptation to make…Details
Our annual retreat for the Married Couples of Westside Baptist Church will be held at the Alderbrook Resort, located at 10 E Alderbrook Drive, Union, WA 98592, on February 19–20, Friday and Saturday. There is no cost to attend the retreat; however, if you would like to stay overnight at the resort, we have been…Details
This Sunday, January 17, is Sanctity of Life Sunday, held annually on the anniversary of Roe v Wade. The service will begin at 6:00 p.m. and Pastor Houston will preach a message reminding us that life is still sacred, regardless of what our legal system enacts. Sarah Sherman will give a presentation about the work…Details
As part of our new website, we will be launching a new church blog! Starting next week, we will be, by God’s grace, posting on the following schedule. Starting Immediately—Events All church events will have a blog post with the dates and details as soon as those details are available. If something seems to be…Details