Mission Update from Kenya

This post is written by Chris and Krystal Settlemoir, who are working with Missions of Hope International in Nairobi, Kenya. To learn more about their missionary efforts, contact Ron Nickell. Dear Family & Friends, We are excited to share about MOHI’s newest program called “Ignite.” Ignite is a monthly conference for students in grades 6 through 8. The goal is to allow them to go …

Let’s Love Update (September 2017)

In 2012, several Churches of Christ in Donetsk, Ukraine came together and formed a Let’s Love Ministry; a charity with the purpose of meeting the physical, spiritual and emotional needs the orphans in the Donbas Region of Ukraine. With the recent outbreak of war in the area, over a million people have been displaced from this region.  Many of those members of …

Adventures in Missions Update

This post is written by James & RaDonna Kinnaird. James serves as the Staff Coordinator for Adventures in Missions. Westside welcomed James and his family during our Missions Sunday earlier this year. Please read below for an update on their incredible work! Brothers and Sisters: We want to thank you for your love and support as we have transitioned to our…all …

Missions Update from Kenya

This post is written by Chris and Krystal Settlemoir, who are working with Missions of Hope International in Nairobi, Kenya. To learn more about their missionary efforts, contact Ron Nickell. Dear Family & Friends, It’s winter here, but fleece and rain jackets have rarely been worn. It’s unusually warm this season and we’ve only been caught in a rainstorm once …

Go Bako 2017

“Don’t let anyone think less of you because you are young. Be an example to all believers in what you say, in the way you live, in your love, your faith, and your purity.” – 1 Timothy 4:12 We are so proud of the junior high and high school students at Westside. Each year, they volunteer their time during their …

Mega Sports Camp Recap

This year, Westside Church of Christ launched a brand-new summer camp for preschool and elementary age kids in our community called Mega Sports Camp. This faith-based sports camp gave kids an opportunity to play sports, make friends, and learn more about God. The Bible theme for Mega Sports Camp was Conquer the Day, based on Romans 8:37, “No, in all …

Let’s Love Ministry Update (July 2017)

In 2012, several Churches of Christ in Donetsk, Ukraine came together and formed a Let’s Love Ministry; a charity with the purpose of meeting the physical, spiritual and emotional needs the orphans in the Donbas Region of Ukraine. With the recent outbreak of war in the area, over a million people have been displaced from this region.  Many of those members of …

Update from Costa Rica

This post is written by Leoni, who serves as the minister at the Palmares Church of Christ in Costa Rica. Westside is proud to support Leoni and the Palmares Church of Christ as that impact their community for Christ. Please join us in prayer that God will continue to work powerfully in the city of Palmares. For more information about …

Missions Update: Kenya

This post is written by Chris and Krystal Settlemoir, who are working with Missions of Hope International in Nairobi, Kenya.  Dear Family & Friends, It may sound weird but animals on the road, geckos in the house, strange stomach illnesses and getting caught in sudden downpours are just some of the things that make us feel at home here in Kenya. …

Missions Update: Costa Rica

This post is written by Leoni, who serves as the minister at the Palmares Church of Christ in Costa Rica. Greetings, dear brothers and sisters, God bless each one and prosper your work and love in Christ, thank you for your support in prayers and financially. To tell you about our work in the month that I am going to say …