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Golf Outing: The final golf outing for this season will be held on Saturday, September 30 beginning at 1:59 p.m. at Lakeside Golf Course, 746 N. Coliseum Blvd. Cost is $19 for 9 holes and a cart; $28 for 18 holes and a cart. Please sign up at the info table if you plan to attend the outing.

Church Town Hall Meeting (October 22)

Our Annual church town hall meeting will be held in the sanctuary right after the Sunday morning service. We will be covering the 2018 church budget.

Fall Harvest Party (October 22)

Don’t miss this celebration at the home of Pastor Doug and Kim, 6790 S. 500 E., Columbia City. Bring your camping chairs. It will be a great night of fun, food and fellowship!

Pastor Appreciation Sunday (October 29)

October is Pastor Appreciation Month! We will honor Pastor Doug and Kim during the worship service on Oct. 29. Please take a few minutes of your time to thank them for all they do during the entire year for our LWCC family.

"Trunk or Treat" (October 29)

We had a great turnout last year with 10 decorated cars. The goal this year is to have at least 15 decorated cars. There will be a sign-up sheet in late September for those who plan to decorate their cars and for those who would like to help by supplying treats for us to hand out. Event starts at 7pm.

Two-Service Sunday (November 5)

Join us as we will have two identical services. The first service will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the second service will begin at 10:15 a.m. We will have a 30-minute fellowship time between services from 9:45-10:15 a.m. We will see how the attendance numbers look this fall and then make a determination on what we should do about permanently going to two services.

Monthly Special Prayer Meeting  (November 7)

The first Tuesday of every month we will have a prayer meeting in the cafe from 7 –8 p.m. Come help us pray for the needs of our church, friends, family and nation. You can also come and be prayed upon for things going on in your life.

Church Business Meeting/Chili Potluck (November 12)

Join us following the morning service on Nov. 12 for a chili lunch and for our annual church business meeting. We will be voting on the 2018 budget and for board members who are on the ballot. A Sign Up Genius will be distributed in late October listing ways you can sign up to help with providing food, cleaning up, etc.

LWCC Apparel Now Available

We are now taking orders for apparel imprinted with our LifeWater Community Church logo. Please see Stephen Lane to order items from the catalog.

Adult Bible Study

Each Sunday morning before the service a group of adults meets at 9 a.m. in our Café for a Bible study. This is a great opportunity to get involved if your week is usually too busy for another small group. 


Children's Department Needs Workers

With the baby boom our church has recently experienced, we are in need of extra nursery workers. See Tracey Brown if you are willing to serve in this very important area.



Youth Group

Info on upcoming meetings and activities can be found here.  A more complete schedule can be found in the newsletter.


Prayer Meetings

Prayer is always needed. If not for the LifeWater family, then for those in our community. Join our elders each Sunday at 9 a.m. in Pastor Doug's office as they pray for the Sunday services. This time is open to anyone. 


Shepherd's Store House

URGENT NEED: Please see the weekly Sunday bulletin for urgent items needed during the month. 

The supplier that we obtain items from is rarely is able to provide the following items: Liquid Dish Soap, Shampoo/Conditioner, Foil/ Plastic Wrap, Hand/Body Lotion, or Facial Tissues.

A labeled bin is set up in the Cafe at church to collect these items.  Please consider grabbing a few of these items during your regular grocery store trip to contribute to this ministry! Fore more information about this ministry, please see Sue Welch. 


Kids Krossing Drop-in Daycare Center

We are expanding! We recently increased our enrollment capacity to include 1 and 2 year olds to our drop in center. If you know anyone who has child care needs during the day, have them contact Tracey at (260) 417-0985.

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Life Groups

Life groups meet at various locations throughout the week. For more information on the groups available, please contact Becky Lane at 260-450-4716.


Operation Christmas Child

Thank you to everyone who participated in OCC last year. We have been collecting items during 2016 and will have our OCC shoebox packing party in November. 



Sunday Morning Cookies

We are in need of a couple of people who would like to put the cookies out after the service, clean up the coffee makers and clean off the tables. If you are interested in this important ministry to our visitors please see Michelle Moore.