Wednesdays at Willow is our midweek ministry for the entire church family. Meeting for 10 weeks in the spring and 10 weeks in the fall, we offer a light dinner followed by gatherings for all ages.
The spring 2020 session of Wednesdays at Willow runs weekly from January 22 - April 1. Note: We will not meet on March 18 due to Seminole County Spring Break.
SALT (Seniors Approaching Life Together) begins the Wednesday festivities with its weekly meeting, starting at 10 AM in our chapel.
Our evening session begins with pizza at 6:00PM in our church foyer, followed by gatherings for all ages from 6:30-8:00PM.
Children and Student Gatherings
We offer safe, fun nursery care for children through age 2 from 6:00PM - 8:00PM. For more information, contact our Director of Nurseries, Laurel Schmick.
Ignite - Children's Gathering (Pre-K - 5th Grade)
Ignite is our mid-week children's ministry for children through 5th Grade. Meeting during Wednesdays at Willow, Ignite features a fun time of games, activities, learning, and friendship. For more information, contact our Director of Children's Ministries, Joanna Diemer.
JHi Switch - Middle School Gathering (Grades 6-8)
It's an awesome time to have a ton of fun with your friends, hear about core truths from the Bible that are relevant to your life, and connect with a smaller group of students and a caring adult leader who get what it's like to be a middle school student in today's world. For more information, contact our Director of Student Ministries, Joe Lucero.
Adult/High School Gatherings
Leader: Kevin Labby, Senior Pastor
Location: Senior Pastor's Study (Office Suite)
Designed to help you lead your children and teens in a confident and responsible way, this study will help equip you to address topics children of all ages face, including:
Suicide, depression, and anxiety
Addiction and coping mechanisms
Singleness, dating, marriage, and divorce
Give your kids a biblical worldview that will produce the next generation of culture shapers - not simply the next generation shaped by their culture.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Leader: Kat Roy
Location: Room 607
For those in our community who would like to learn English as a second language, we offer ESL training. We encourage members and friends to tell others about this excellent opportunity.
First Place for Health
Leader: Marcia Southard
Location: Room 605
First Place For Health is a biblical approach to weight loss and overall health management which puts Christ first and improves every area of a person’s life. This Christian weight-loss and healthy living program has guided hundreds of thousands of people to a healthy lifestyle and a closer walk with the Lord.
The Bible study this session is Stronger Every Day. Many members are choosing to purchase the complete Member's Kit. Each Wednesday 6:30-7:00pm: strength conditioning, 7:00-8:00pm: Bible study. Please email or call Marcia for more information: 407-921-3920.
Leader: Jeff Smith, Minister of Member Care
Location: Room 606
GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Join our group. Find more information and register here.
Longing for God in an Age of Discouragement: The Book of Zechariah
Leader: Drew Taylor, Pastor of Families and Connections
Location: Room 604
Zechariah addresses God’s people as discouraged and in need of renewal—a situation familiar to many today. In this class, we will consider Zechariah's captivating vision of God and his work in the world.
Leader: Sam Martorana
Location: Overflow (Chapel Cafe)
Each class will include food prep, sampling of foods, and a unique meal recipe. The cost is $25 (for food materials) and the class is limited to 10 individuals due to space. Come join Sam and friends from Willow Creek as you connect and cook. Contact Sam to register at- email@example.com
Spanish Language Bible Study
Leader: Nelson Rivera
Location: Room 603
We have a warm and welcoming Spanish fellowship at Willow Creek Church. They gather for Bible study during Wednesdays at Willow. If you'd prefer or simply enjoy a Bible study in the Spanish language, this is the opportunity for you.