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The Thursday Afternoon That Changed Everything

For fourteen young teens, March 19, 2015, was the day they made the decision that changed everything. Presented with the truth of the Gospel and challenged with the reality that … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

A PLACE TO BELONG. A PLACE TO HEAL.

In the weeks and months following her divorce, Jeannie faced some of the most difficult days of her life. “That first year,” she says, “I was just there, making sure … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Bridge To Serving

By Angie Roberts, Volunteer Staff Coordinator Each year in May, our church participates in CareFest projects all around DuPage County as a way of building bridges of love and compassion within our … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

I Baptize You…

God is changing hearts and lives! Praise Him as you read these testimonies that were originally shared during a Baptism Celebration earlier this year. David Antonelli When David’s life hit … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Global Outreach Notes & News

“The Czech Republic is the most atheistic country in Europe, with only 11 percent of the population claiming to follow any religion,” Marek says. “Less than one percent are evangelicals. … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

George Janvier: Leaving His Mark in Nigeria

By Jan Sokoloski, Global Outreach Associate When George Janvier first went to Nigeria in 1985 as a Wheaton Bible Church missionary, he thought it might be for two years. “But … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Zaj’s Journey to a Loving God

When US forces pulled out of Vietnam following the war, those in the region who had fought with the US and its allies were in peril. The parents of Sheehuavah “Zaj” Moua were … Continue reading

August 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chai, Chats, and Change: God at Work in Turkana

By Kyle Reschke, Pastor of Global Mobilization It is 105 degrees in Turkana, Kenya, and we are drinking hot chai tea. Why would people drink hot tea when the temperature … Continue reading

August 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Someone You Should Know: High School Pastor Chad Lowe

Chad, tell us a little bit about your growing up years. I grew up in Wheaton and attended Wheaton Bible Church ’til my freshman year in high school, when we moved … Continue reading

August 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

On the Road: Puente del Pueblo’s First College Tour

When the first Puente del Pueblo after-school program was launched at Wegner School in West Chicago in 2008, the program served students in first through sixth grades. But even then, … Continue reading

August 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Elder Q & A With Dean Annen

My Story By Dean Annen I am the youngest of five kids, born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin. My mother, who was our church organist, also gave music lessons. My … Continue reading

August 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

INVITED

The stories that follow offer snapshots of the lives of three people who offered invitations and those who said yes. Tammy & Lynn Tammy was a bus driver who had … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

“I’ve Never Heard This Before!” Two Pastors On A Plane

Armed with headphones and ready for a quiet flight home, Wheaton Bible Church Pastors Jeff Walser and Mark Irvin were pleased to find a couple of open seats on the … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Daughter Of The King

By Marie Allison Marti knows she is a daughter of the King, so she wears purple—and not just on some days. Marti wears purple every day. It’s not that she … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Discovering Truth in the Toothpaste Aisle

When Jesse and Yadira first started attending Wheaton Bible Church, Yadira—Yaya to family and friends—didn’t know why they bothered. She knew that her husband, Jesse, once a troubled kid who … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Global Outreach Notes & News

Two years ago, four siblings became connected with our Christian community after their father took his own life. Their mom had been out of the picture for some time, and … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Someone You Should Know: Preschool Director Esther Erickson

As Esther marks her twenty-fifth year directing the Wheaton Bible Church Weekday Preschool, we sat down with her to learn a little about her life and her years of teaching … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Christmas All Year Long: The Year-Round Story of the Puente del Pueblo Christmas Store

By Catherine McNiel In the spring—when Christmas is the last thing on most people’s minds—the committee that organizes the Puente del Pueblo Christmas store holds its first meeting. The truth … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

What Does ALL IN Generosity Look Like?

by Scott Landon, Executive Director A little over two years ago we embarked on a significant giving challenge: to give at a level that would meet current ministry needs and, … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

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