The Benevolence Team confidentially and non-judgmentally assesses and strives to meet the physical needs of people through available resources in a compassionate, comprehensive and organized manner. The Team, overseen by the Deacon ministry, seeks to encourage and give hope of self-reliance to those in need and to assess and cultivate the opportunity for spiritual ministry. For more information on this ministry contact us by clicking HERE.
Operation Christmas Child
Operation Christmas Child is the world’s largest children’s Christmas project. Share in the power of a simple gift, reminding a child in need that God loves them and they have not been forgotten this Christmas. To help facilitate this ministry contact Cyndi Zinn for more information by clicking HERE.
Angel Tree Ministry
Angel Tree is a ministry that reaches out to the children of inmates and their families with the love of Christ. This program allows us an opportunity to share Christ’s love by helping to meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the families of prisoners. To assist with this yearly endeavor, click HERE.
The Flower Ministry is designed to reach out to families of our church members during times of illness or death. Encouragement is expressed through cards or flowers to the members of the family. A group of women also take baskets of memorial flowers and make smaller arrangements that are delivered to people who are homebound. If you would like to become involved in this special group, click HERE.
Westwood’s Van Ministry is a service to attendees in order to help give transportation on Sunday morning to those in need of a ride. If you would like to volunteer for this amazing ministry or would like more information on this service please contact Tim Williams by clicking HERE.
Memorial Food Ministry
This ministry was created as a way to serve the families of Westwood members who have passed away. It is an opportunity to relieve stress and encourage the family in a difficult season of life. We strongly encourage and utilize the involvement of Small Groups in meeting these needs. To find out how you or your Small Group can serve in this way or be available to help with serving needs - or if you have a need for the body of Christ to come alongside you - click HERE.
Thanksgiving Basket Ministry
The Thanksgiving baskets is a way to meet basic food needs during the holiday season. These baskets are available for needs both within the Westwood family and the community. Families are needed to sponsor a basket and/or are also needed to deliver baskets. This a great ministry the whole family can take part in and show the love of Christ by meeting the basic need of food. To become involved in this ministry, or to request food, please click HERE.