LIFE at Wheaton Bible Church

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Telling Our Stories

I didn’t have the greatest childhood. — By Christina (Tina) Aviles My parents got divorced when I was seven years old, and I was shuffled back and forth between my mom … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

My Story by Sally Hoelterhoff

I grew up going to church—once on Wednesday and twice on Sunday. I went to Christian summer camp and Vacation Bible School. I knew all the stories about God, from Creation … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Where Food and Friendship Meet

Melanie doesn’t recall the exact circumstances that drew her to the Hunger Team training that Sunday afternoon in 2011, but as the following days and weeks unfolded, it was clear … Continue reading

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Follow Me (My Story) by Rob Bugh

It was a return to familiar—even sacred—territory for Senior Pastor Rob Bugh when our church began a study in the Gospel of Mark this fall. Why? Because it was in … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

ELDER PROFILE: Manny Favela

How long have you been a member of Wheaton Bible Church? I have been attending here since 1999, when my wife and I returned to the Chicago area from Puerto … Continue reading

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How a Secret Struggle Lost Its Grip (My Story) by Bill Brown

I was born in Africa, the youngest child of missionaries who served in Uganda for eleven years. Shortly after I was born, our family returned to the States for medical … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

ELDER PROFILE: Jeff Jacob

How long have you been a member of Wheaton Bible Church? Tell us why and how you came to WBC. In 1987, we relocated to Wheaton from Dallas, Texas. WBC … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Stories of Lives Transformed

A Unique Path From Coyote Crossing to Wheaton Bible Church Many people come to Wheaton Bible Church via a right turn off North Avenue.  Others make their way south along … Continue reading

December 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

My Story by Maryann Liddy

I went to church as a child but stayed away in my early twenties after having a son out of wedlock and placing him for adoption. I married and had … Continue reading

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My Story by Jason Miles

I was very blessed and fortunate to have been born into a Christian family. We went to church every Sunday, and as far back as I can remember, I had … Continue reading

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My Story by Lu Hartman

As a young person, I loved God but felt as if I didn’t know Him very well. Our family went to church regularly. I was taught to honor God, and … Continue reading

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My Story by Amelia Murray

From Amelia Murray’s testimony at the September 8 All-Church Baptism Celebration: My name is Amelia Murray, and I’m nine years old. When I was three-and-a-half, my dad and I were … Continue reading

December 1, 2012 · 1 Comment

Meet Jim & Linda Bollow

Jim Bollow has been a churchgoer for much of his life, but it wasn’t until 2011—at the age of 64—that the retired fireman acknowledged Jesus Christ as His Savior and … Continue reading

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My Story by Scott McClain

Saturday night, October 13, 1990. I was practicing close air-support missions 12 miles south of Kuwait with a Marine Forward Air Controller, when my A-6E Intruder hit an uncharted, unlit, … Continue reading

December 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

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