Child Safety Training

If you weren’t able to join us for our Active Predator Training seminar in person, we are happy to provide videos of the training sessions on YouTube by clicking here. Topics include Understanding Predators, Understanding Ourselves, Sexting and Online Safety, Understanding Survivors of Sexual Abuse, and a Q&A session with our facilitator, Jimmy Hinton.

Active Predator Training

Westside is hosting an Active Predator Training seminar that is designed to teach you the skills you need to identify and stop potential child predators in their tracks. We’re bringing in Jimmy Hinton, an expert in the field who is a full-time minister and the child of a pedophile who turned in his own father and helped the church and …

Student Ministry Events

Here are the dates for Westside Student Ministry’s big events in 2018. Please contact our Student Minister, Bryan Fojtasek, with any questions. God bless! Student Ministry Events 2018 Game & Movie Day                Jan. 15 Game & Movie Day                Feb. 12 Porterville Youth Rally       Feb. 23-25 …

Let’s Love Missions Update

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.  Please take some time to read the latest update from Dmitriy Grischuk at Let’s Love Ministry. To find out how you can get …

Divorce Care Support Group

DivorceCare is a 14-week seminar/support group that will help those who are divorced or separated heal from the hurt of these experiences. Facilitated by Jennifer Brogdon and Marcy Bligh, DivorceCare will be held Wednesday evenings from 6-8p.m. in the WAC (#520), beginning January 10. If you need further information, please contact Jennifer or Marcy or get in touch with our …

Missions Update: Costa Rica

Below is the latest missions update from the Palmares Church of Christ in Costa Rica. For more information or to find out how you can get involved, please contact Ron Nickell.  May God bless you my beloved brothers and sisters. May the Lord Almighty God give you a very happy end of the year and may each of you have a …

Children’s Christmas Program

Watch the 2017 Children’s Christmas Program below! To learn more about the Children’s Ministry at Westside Church of Christ, contact our Student Minister, Bryan Fojtasek.      

New Class: Jesus Is Greater Than Religion

Westside Church of Christ is starting a new Bible Study series for college age students titled “Jesus > Religion.” What Is It? Jesus>Religion will help readers abandon dead, dry, rule-keeping and embrace the promise of being truly known and deeply loved. The study unpacks and highlights the difference between teeth gritting and grace, law and love, performance and peace, despair and …

New Study for College Students

We’re excited to announce that our college ministry is launching a new Bible study series January 7th called Disciples Path: The Journey. What Is It? Disciples Path is a series of resources founded on Jesus’ model of discipleship. It was intentionally created to make disciples who make disciples. Through its design and structure, every session emphasizes four key attributes of …