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Honoring God. Loving People. Stories at Westwood.

  • Serving the Motorcycle Community | The Quiner Family

    Published May 23, 2018
    Curt & Judi Quiner are missionaries that Westwood is proud to partner with. Along with their two daughters, they serve the motorcycling community in the Twin Cities and beyond. They share a little about their ministry, their successes and some of the challenges they face.
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  • Strengthening Families: Jim and Lynne Jackson of Connected Families

    Published April 25, 2018
    Westwood’s partnerships with missionaries like Jim & Lynne Jackson help us reach people here, near and far with the love of Jesus. Lynne and Jim co-founded Connected Families in 2002. Their ministry works to inspire and equip parents to receive and pass on God's grace and truth by imparting a Biblical framework for parenting.
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  • How Serving Draws Me Closer to God: Katie Blomquist’s Story

    Published April 18, 2018
    Our family started coming regularly to Westwood in 1997. At that time, I saw there were openings in the choir, and I joined. Within two years of joining I took on the role of Choir Team Leader and did that for about 15 years.
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  • Easter Baptism Celebration 2018

    Published April 12, 2018
    Easter Sunday, 68 people expressed their faith through baptism at a special Baptism Celebration. These personal stories remind us that God is pursuing each of us, meeting us where we are and drawing us closer to Him.
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  • Calming an Anxious Mind

    Published April 27, 2017
    I am so thankful for my anxiety disorder. As crazy as that sounds, this is what God used, and continues to use, to reignite my faith. It all started about 16 years ago. I don't know whether it was a health scare with my son, or the events of 9/11 or just everyday stresses of life but I started carrying a general nervous feeling around with me everywhere I went.
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  • God's Got This

    Published February 15, 2017
    it takes being completely at the end of your rope to realize you need to just turn everything over to God in prayer. For Jane Held that time was two years ago.
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  • Letting Go: Stacey Pritchard’s Story

    Published June 01, 2015
    Screen Shot 2015-06-01 at 12.29.50 PMStacey Pritchard knows a lot about God’s amazing grace that is ever present in the difficult times we face. She has felt His loving hand of guidance walking her through her darkest days. And she knows His plan for her life is good even during the pain.


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  • Moms Connect–Serving the Community

    Published December 01, 2014
    2014111495110115Moms Connect of Westwood had the opportunity to serve the community in three ways on November 14. The group of 45 women meet each Friday morning to support each other, learn from speakers and develop friendships during this phase of mothering school aged kids!


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  • Westwood Transformations Singles Ministry–Campfire in the Park

    Published October 13, 2014
    FullSizeRender[1]The Westwood Transformations Singles met on a bright, crisp evening for a Campfire in Park event at Parley Lake Campsite in Carver Park in Victoria on Saturday, October 4th. Everyone brought their potluck offerings and filled the picnic tables with delicious appetizers and food.

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