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    It's Time for Vacation Bible School!

    06.17.18 | by Keith Russell

    IT’S TIME FOR VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL! Tomorrow morning at 9 a.m. we will have boys and girls arriving for a great week of Bible study, fun games, music, snacks, and much more. VBS is a BIG DEAL at Westside! Many people have been planning for weeks...

      Welcome Dr. John Sullivan

      06.10.18 | by Keith Russell

      IT IS ALWAYS A JOY to welcome Dr. John Sullivan back to Westside! He and his wife, Nancy, have been friends to Westside for many years. Dr. Sullivan served as the Executive-Director Treasurer of the Florida Baptist Convention for many years and...

        The Life of a Preacher

        06.03.18 | by Keith Russell

        I HAVE BEEN PREACHING for almost 50 years. On Sunday morning, June 9, 1968, I walked down the aisle of the First Baptist Church in Dill City, Oklahoma, took my pastor’s hand and said, “God is calling me to preach”. I preached my first “sermon” the...

          Get Ready!

          05.27.18 | by Keith Russell

          VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL is three weeks away. (That gasp you heard is coming from our VBS workers!) VBS is a big deal at Westside. VBS will be June 18-22 from 9 a.m. until noon each day. VBS is for children in Pre-K4 (birthdate before 8-31-13)...

            Remember Year of Discipleship

            05.20.18 | by Keith Russell

            SUMMER IS COMING! How do I know? Today is “Senior Recognition Day”, so that means school is almost over for another year. And, Memorial Day Weekend is next week and it has become “the unofficial beginning of summer.” Plus, there is a lot of talk...