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    Challenging Days!

    03.22.20 | by Keith Russell

    THESE ARE CHALLENGING DAYS! How is that for an understatement? The COVID-19, better known as the Coronavirus, has changed the way we do life. Schools are closed. Restaurants have gone from dine in to take out or delivery. The sports world...

      Exciting New Opportunity

      03.15.20 | by Keith Russell

      LAST SUNDAY MORNING I had a brief meeting with the Deacons of Westside to discuss an exciting new opportunity to reach people for Jesus. It has always been the heartbeat of Westside to reach the lost. We have sought to share the gospel with our...

        Comeback Churches

        03.08.20 | by Keith Russell

        I SPOKE TO OUR PASTORAL/MINISTERIAL STAFF last week about a book I read several years ago called, Comeback Churches. The book was written in 2007 by Ed Stetzer and Mike Dodson. It is the story of 300 churches that made a comeback from being a...

          Church Attendance is Declining Part 2

          03.01.20 | by Keith Russell

          CHURCH ATTENDANCE IS DECLINING. On January 19, I referenced an article called, “10 Reasons Why Church Attendance is Declining.” Last Sunday, I referenced an article by a sportswriter in Oklahoma who wrote about the declining attendance in all...