Thank You Conrad

Thank You Conrad

Conrad Zacharias said goodbye to the WMBC Leadership Board this month after serving out his two terms, the last term as Chair. The WMBC Story Team recently sat down with Conrad to hear his thoughts on leadership and the future of WMBC. While Conrad says he hadn’t...
Partnership Primer

Partnership Primer

For the past few years, we’ve been thinking about what it means to be a “member” of WMBC. After many conversations, some surveys, and a forum on the topic, we want to come together to talk about what we’ve been working on, and a new direction for what it means to work...
Growing Young

Growing Young

growing young At first glance, this phrase can seem confusing. To some, it conjures up the image of a church who is desperately trying to be cool and trying all sorts of hyper-entertaining programming styles in an attempt to attract the younger generation. To others,...
Staff Picks Summer Reading List

Staff Picks Summer Reading List

Looking for some good books to add to your summer reading list? Here are some of our favourites! Small Town Jesus by Donnie Griggs “Have you ever thought what “Jesus of Nazareth” actually means?  Small Town Jesus is a great little book about the implications of...
Membership: Behind the Scenes

Membership: Behind the Scenes

Last June, I wrote a blog post about how we were planning some changes to what membership (and baptism) would look like at WMBC. Instead of leaving all this work “behind the scenes,” I’d like to bring this out into the open a bit more and talk about what some of these...
Doing Church On Purpose

Doing Church On Purpose

In the Board Report that we put out a few weeks ago, our Board Chair, Conrad Zacharias, wrote the following: “We want to ‘do church on purpose:’ being relevant and reaching our community and culture, not just a continuation of ministry activities that have already...