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Joy Prom Guest Registration Opens Today (April 8)

Joy Prom, hosted by WABC's disability ministry Just As I Am, will be May 3. Guest registration opens today, April 8. Register early because this event always fills up fast! Click here to register now! Read More
Posted by Meredith Collins at Monday, April 8, 2019
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Celebrate Easter Sunday at Western Avenue

Celebrate Easter with us at Western Avenue, Sunday, April 21. We rejoice because He is risen! Choose a service time that best fits your schedule: 8:30am, 9:45am and 11:00am. No Sunday School. Preschool childcare will be provided. Find more information here to plan your visit.  Read More
Posted by Meredith Collins at Friday, April 5, 2019
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Meet Our Members: The Clendenins

Matt and Kim Clendenin started attending Western Avenue when their daughter was born and then joined in 2006. They have two children, Emma and Sam, and have been married for 16 years. They work together at R. Gregory Jewelers and love the relationships they build through their business.  Kim grew up in another local Baptist church and Matt in a local Presbyterian church. They attended church on Sundays, but after having a child, they felt it was time to be more serious. They knew they... Read More
Posted by Meredith Collins at Monday, April 1, 2019
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Joy Prom Volunteer Registration Opens Today (April 1)

Joy Prom volunteer registration opens today, April 1. Click here to register. We need over 300 volunteers to make this event possible! Read More
Posted by Meredith Collins at Monday, April 1, 2019
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Joy Prom Registration

Just As I Am, the disability ministry at WABC, will host our fifth annual Joy Prom Friday, May 3. There are some important dates coming up regarding registration we want to make you aware of.  Volunteer registration opens April 1. You can click here to get more information about what is involved in being a volunteer. We need 300+ volunteers to make this event possible! Joy Prom guest registration opens April 8. Plan to register early as this event always fills up fast. Learn more... Read More
Posted by Meredith Collins at Saturday, March 23, 2019
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IGNITE... One Verse at a Time

I’m excited about IGNITE because we serve a God who is able to do immeasurably more than we can ask or imagine ( Ephesians 3:20 ). I am excited to see how God exceeds all of our imaginations as he brings glory to himself in the church and in Christ Jesus for many generations to come ( Ephesians 3:21 ). - Mark Collins What verse sums up your excitement for IGNITE? Read More
Posted by Greg Mathews at Saturday, March 23, 2019
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IGNITE - Third Sunday

This Sunday will be our third week into our IGNITE series. We get to see how God wants to use IGNITE to work through us to resource His mission for our church. Join us! Read More
Posted by Meredith Collins at Friday, March 22, 2019
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IGNITE... One Verse at a Time

The verse that comes to my mind when I think of the IGNITE program is Psalm 139:13-14: “For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.” (Psalm 139:13–14) Our Lord has given our church so many precious children, and as the psalmist tells us they are each fearfully and wonderfully made. It is exciting to see how a major part... Read More
Posted by Greg Mathews at Friday, March 22, 2019
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IGNITE... One Verse at a Time

My IGNITE verse is Matthew 19:14 - "but Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven.”  - Ann Veach What about you?  Share with us below! Read More
Posted by Greg Mathews at Thursday, March 21, 2019
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IGNITE... One Verse at a Time

When Linda and I began our life together as newlyweds thirty years ago in Statesville, the Lord led us to Western Avenue.  The first time we visited we knew it was home and joined the church the following Sunday.  We immediately fell in love with the church family and music ministry.  We experienced the blessings of a mature godly generation pouring into and influencing our new life together.  We also experienced a church family truly teaching and studying God’s Word.... Read More
Posted by Greg Mathews at Wednesday, March 20, 2019
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