LIFE at Wheaton Bible Church

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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

Q & A with Elder Charlie Kowalski

How long have you been a member of Wheaton Bible Church? God led us to WBC about fifteen years ago, shortly after we moved to the area as newlyweds in … Continue reading

March 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

All in God’s Time

It’s no surprise that Barb Hammond, a self-described “computer person,” found Wheaton Bible Church on the Internet. After working as an IT director for several corporations over the years, including … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

My Story By Brian O’Connell

Brian recently shared his faith story at a recent Thursday-morning meeting of the men’s Huddle Bible study. Here’s what he had to say: I grew up religious. I fulfilled my … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Mom on a Mission: Bernadette Yee

  Bernadette was on a mission: to find a place—a church—where her two children could receive the religious education she knew they needed. Bernadette had grown up knowing God existed—somewhere—and … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Someone You Should Know: Pastor of Teaching and Outreach Lon Allison

Lon Allison has now been a member of the staff of Wheaton Bible Church for just a little over a year. We recently sat down with Lon to get to … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Life-Giving Water! How a Dry Riverbed Became a Year-Round Water Supply

By Kyle Reschke, Pastor of Global Mobilization Every fall and spring, a group of nomadic families settles in a region called Naros in one of the most remote corners of … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Aftershocks: In the Aftermath of the Kenya Mall Attacks

By WBC Missionary Judy Frey A psychologist who instructs medical staff in the psychological components of illness and who provides counseling for AIDS caregivers and missionaries, Judy Frey recently shared … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Kairos Moment in the Middle East

A Report on the Middle East Exploratory Trip By Pastors Bill Oberlin and Lon Allison Sensing that God may be leading Wheaton Bible Church to do more in the Middle … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Q & A with Elder Board Chairman Jim Goetz

How long have you been a member of Wheaton Bible Church? Since 1979. Sandy and I were married in June that year and were renting an apartment in Wheaton. We … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

LIFE reVISITed

Twenty Years and Counting As Senior Pastor Rob Bugh neared his twentieth anniversary at Wheaton Bible Church this past September, LIFE at Wheaton Bible Church marked the occasion by publishing … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Telling Our Stories

Testimonies of Young Christ Followers On a Sunday morning late last spring, Baptisms took place in all three English-speaking services. What was remarkable about those Baptisms was the number of … Continue reading

October 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

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