We offer numerous events to help you take a next step in your spiritual journey, grow in your faith, or connect with others. 


Loving Well: Caring for our Aging Loved Ones
Saturday, July 27, 9am-2pm
WCC Main Campus

 

Are you in a season of caregiving for an aging loved one and feel overwhelmed or exhausted? Do you feel unprepared for decisions that need to be made? Or do you feel the importance of being equipped for when that time comes?

Join us for Loving Well: Caring for our Aging Loved Ones on Saturday, July 27, 9am-2pm for our elder care workshop. You’ll be encouraged spiritually and emotionally, hear from experts about the aging process, and receive great advice and resources on how to navigate the various aspects of elder care. Cost is $20 and includes materials, light breakfast, and lunch. Register online or at the Info Center.

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Contact: Beth Fehlmann, 574-268-0188 x251


Workshop Topics

Session I: The Aging Process (Developmentally), Pam Rensberger RN

Session II: Elder Law/Paperwork Organization, Attorney Dan Leininger

Session III: Self Care Aware, Leah Kelly-Schrock, South Bend Real Services


Summer Baptism Classes
beginning Tuesday, July 23
7-8pm at WCC Main Campus

Summer Baptism Classes

Our Summer Baptism Celebration will be Sunday, August 4 at the Main Campus. If you would like to be baptized, or want to know more about baptism, sign up for our baptism classes. All classes are at the Main Campus from 7-8pm.  

Adult classes are Tuesday, July 23 (with a follow-up class on Tuesday, July 30) or Thursday, July 25 (with a follow-up class on Thursday, August 1).

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Contact: Nate Metler x218 (for student/adult baptisms)

Child class (6th grade and under) is Tuesday, July 30.

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Contact: Lisa Harstine x240 (for child baptisms)

Our baptism celebrations not only provide people the opportunity to go public with their faith, but also provides our church body a vital opportunity to gather, celebrate, and encourage those being baptized. Join us for our Baptism Celebration Sunday, August 4 during the 9am and 10:45am service at the WCC Main Campus.

After services, we will gather for an all-church picnic together, and fun, family-friendly games and activities. Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket to sit on, as well as the following dish to share, by last name:

A-J: Salad (lettuce salad, pasta salad, potato salad, etc.)
K-R: Fresh fruit or Vegetable
S-Z: Chips or Cookies

**We are looking for a few volunteers to help at the all-church picnic. If you would be willing to help out, please contact Nate Metler.

Contact: Nate Metler, 574-268-0188 x218 


Baptism Celebration/All-Church Picnic
Sunday, August 4, 2019
WCC Main Campus

Baptism Celebration

Our baptism celebrations not only provide people the opportunity to go public with their faith, but also provides our church body a vital opportunity to gather, celebrate, and encourage those being baptized. Join us for our Baptism Celebration Sunday, August 4 during the 9am and 10:45am service at the WCC Main Campus.

After services, we will gather for an all-church picnic together, and fun, family-friendly games and activities. Bring your own lawn chair or a blanket to sit on, as well as the following dish to share, by last name:

A-J: Salad (lettuce salad, pasta salad, potato salad, etc.)
K-R: Fresh fruit or Vegetable
S-Z: Chips or Cookies

*We are looking for a few volunteers to help out at the all-church picnic. If you are interested, please contact Nate Metler.

Contact: Nate Metler, 574-268-0188 x218 

 



Global Leadership Summit
Thursday, August 8, 9:30am-5:30pm and Friday, August 9, 9:30am-4:30pm
Warsaw Performing Arts Center

Global Leadership Summit

Leadership is about influence. And each of us has a responsibility to steward our influence well. Learn from world-class leaders at the Warsaw Performing Arts Center for the live telecast of the Global Leadership Summit (GLS) on Thursday, August 8, 9:30am-5:30pm and Friday, August 9, 9:30am-4:30pm. Standard registration is $199 until June 25 ($209 afterward), but WCC attendees can attend for only $139 by using the partner code GLS60.

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Contact: Scott Nieveen, 574-268-0188 x109



Women’s Summer Bible Study | Women of the Word
Wednesdays, now - July 31 
9-11am and 7-9pm at the Main Campus

 

Women’s Summer Bible Study | Women of the Word

Ladies join us for our summer Bible studies on Wednesdays, June 12 through July 31 (except July 3). Designed to fit irregular summer schedules, these are short, stand-alone sessions, offered in the mornings 9-11am and evenings 7-9pm, at the Main Campus. The studies will include Bible teaching and group discussions. No cost or registration. Come when you can. 

  • July 17 – Heidi Christner A Desperate Woman, Women desperate for Jesus can be healed
  • July 24 – Rebecca Dawson Eve, She had perfection and made a choice we are still reeling from today. This study will encourage you to live a life free of deception and control.
  • July 31 – Kacie Langeland Lies & Leprosy, A Lesson About Rebekah & Miriam.

Contact: Laura Robertson, 268-0188 x217


Night of Worship
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
7pm at Main Campus

Night of Worship

We invite you to recharge your batteries and join us on Wednesday, August  7, 7pm at the WCC Main Campus. The evening will provide you 75 minutes of live praise music to lift your voice in worship and gratitude, or to cry out your burdens and hurts. Either way, use this opportunity for hope and encouragement.

*Please note: childcare will not be available, but kiddos are always welcome.



Men's Summer Golf
Monday evenings, every other (now - August 26)
5:30pm, Stonehenge Golf Club

Men's Summer Golf

Guys, let’s get together this summer and play some golf. Join us every other Monday evening, May 20 through August 26, 5:30pm at Stonehenge Golf Club. $25 per round, includes your cart. We’ll play a scramble or best ball to include all skill levels, with a shotgun start at 5:40pm and finishing at the club house by 8:30pm, with some time to hang out afterwards. This is a great way for guys to get to know others in the church. Play whenever your schedule allows.

Golf nights include: July 1, 15, and 29, and August 12 and 26.

To get a potential head count, please let us know if you’re interested in playing (even if it’s only a few times) online or at the Info Center.

I'M INTERESTED

Contact: Men's Ministries, 574-268-0188



Men's Skeet Shoot & Cookout
Sunday, August 11, 3pm
The Back Forty - Bourbon, Indiana

Men's Skeet Shoot & Cookout

Join us Sunday, August 11, 3pm at The Back Forty in Bourbon, Indiana. Sign the interest form below or at the Info Center, so we can gauge interest. Cost will be $22 per person, and 25 rounds of ammunition will be available for $6.50. Payment will be due at the event. Meat will be provided, please bring a side dish to share.

I'M INTERESTED

Contact: Nate Metler 574-268-0188 x218


Sunday Prayer
Sunday mornings
10:15am in Room 261-262

 

Sunday Prayer

Join us between services on Sunday mornings at 10:15am in the Fireside Room to regularly lift up specific areas of focus in prayer. The weekly topics will center on the following areas...
Week 1: Missions
Week 2: Vision, Direction, and Leadership of the church
Week 3: The Growth of WCC (our people and partners)
Week 4: Future Generations of the church (Sonlight, Student Ministries, and Young Adults)
*Fifth Sundays will be open prayer for current needs within the church at that time.

Contact: Todd Gerst 574-268-0188 x226


The Quarter After
during the 15 minutes right after each service
 

 

The Quarter After

Are you new to WCC? Join us for “The Quarter After” – a casual opportunity during the 15 minutes right after each service when you can meet our teaching pastor at the front of the auditorium and get to know us a little better. Just come to the front of the stage after the service and we’ll introduce you. We look forward to meeting you.

Contact: Lori Early574-268-0188 x219