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WOODLAND ENEWS

Welcome to Woodland

December 5, 2021

Come and see what the Lord has done, the amazing things he has done on the earth. He stops wars everywhere on the earth. He breaks all bows and spears and burns up the chariots with fire. God says, “Be still and know that I am God. I will be praised in all the nations; I will be praised throughout the earth.”
Psalm 46:8-10


Welcome to Woodland!
We are excited to invest in your life today.
Our goal is to help you know that through God we have a life of hope, purpose and joy. You are worth the investment and we want to be a church who values who God created you to be.
You Matter! We’re glad you’re here!

- Pastor Tim Passmore  

Events

Christmas At Woodland

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Dec 10, 11 & 12


Christmas At Woodland is coming soon! This is a special all worship event bringing glory to the King of Kings Jesus Christ! Join us for a unique experience of worship you'll never forget on Friday, December 10 @ 6:30pm / Saturday, December 11 @ 2:30pm/ or Sunday,
December 12 @ 9:00am or 10:55am (Childcare will be offered for both Sunday Services only)
This is a FREE event open to the public!

CHRISTMAS MOVIES IN THE PARK

December 15, 16 & 17 @ 6p-9p

The best way to spread Christmas cheer is watching Christmas Classics on the big screen! Join us at Woodland Park for our new Christmas Movies in the Park Series. If you have questions email us at info@gowoodland.com

December 15: The Santa Clause
December 16: It’s a Wonderful Life
December 17: Elf (Family Christmas Bonfire Night) movie starts at 7:30pm 


Make sure to bring your Chairs/Blankets.
Dinner if you wish to picnic! We’ll have the tiki lights & popcorn ready!
This is a FREE event open to the public!

FAMILY CHRISTMAS BONFIRE NIGHT

Friday, December 17

Come join us on December 17th for our annual “Family Christmas Bonfire”! We are inviting all FAMILIES, from babies to grandparents out to this event.

Hosted in our new Woodland Community Park, join us for a favorite family Christmas movie on the big inflatable screen, s’mores and the decadent hot chocolate bar. Featured alongside these will be a super special “Journey to Bethlehem” experience on the Woodland Trail. You won’t want to miss that!

This is a great FREE event for the whole family! Don’t be a grinch, bring everyone you know!

CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT

December 18 - 6pm & 7pm Shows


As the Christmas season approaches and we all find ourselves busy with life, we sometimes forget about the reason for the season. Join us on December 18th, at our Carols by Candlelight service at the UTC Mall just outside the Kona Grill entrance. Take some time to join in the celebration of Christmas by singing along to well-known Christmas Carols and sharing some much needed family time together. Enjoy sipping hot chocolate and snacking on cookies for a time of fellowship with people you know, or friends you’re yet to make! Join us at either one of our times of 6:00pm or 7:00pm.

Christmas Eve Services

December 24 @ 3pm, 4:30pm, 6pm

Do you hear what I hear? John 1:14 says: And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth. Come worship the King of Kings and Lord of Lords with us on Christmas Eve, December 24 at 3:00pm, 4:30pm or 6:00pm. We will have a family friendly service that everyone is sure to enjoy. Oh come let us adore Him!

Do You See What I See? 

This is the second year to celebrate our last few months of the year through a campaign called “Do You See What I See”.This campaign takes us through the fourth quarter of 2021 looking with awe and wonder at the goodness of God. Seeing together what he has done, what he is doing and what he will do through Woodland.
We began on social media, in October, looking at His goodness through the vastness of his creation. Do you see what I see in every single thing he has created? What awesome, artistic and creative wonders he has made. Then, in November and December we focus on the goodness of God in our community and on the Woodland Campus specifically. Ministries, testimonies, opportunities will be some of the areas you’ll hear of God's goodness! You will also receive a mailer, giving you an opportunity for a special Christmas offering, to help us continue all the ministries the Lord has given us to steward at Woodland.

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Get Connected 

TODAY @ 10:15- 10:45am in New Building

This one-time class meets at 10:15-10:45am in the Woodland Academy building. These classes are led by Jenny McKindles and are a great way to learn more about Woodland Community Church and what Church Life is all about.

Meet N Greet

NEXT SUNDAY! Dec 12 @ 10:15am

Are you a new guest? Been visiting for a little while and ready to take the next step? Just looking to meet the staff and ask questions about the Woodland Community? Our Meet n' Greet is for you! We'd love to get to know you.

IMAGINE CLASSES 

We Are Offering 2 Different Times For Classes In
The New Year For IMAGINE! 9:30am & 10:15am

Group Life

Group Life offers three areas for you to be a part of the Woodland community
 Community Groups • Grow Groups • Activity Groups
We invite you to explore and see what Group Life is all about. Small groups help people grow in their faith and build community - find your community today! Pastor Bryan Lingle leads our Small Group Life, contact him with any questions bryan@gowoodland.com

Prayer

We have a digital prayer chalkboard for you to post prayer requests but also to view other requests that need to be lifted up. Thank you for sharing!

Again, truly I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything they ask for, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven.
Matthew 18:19

Join the Woodland 200 Prayer Team

At Woodland we believe in the power of prayer. We have created a digital team of people committed to praying for our church, our community, our nation and our world. We are The Woodland 200. If you are interested in being a part of the prayer ministry, simply tap on the image below to sign up as a digital prayer partner!

Order Your Woodland Merch for Christmas!

WOODLAND COMMUNITY OF MINISTRIES

We offer something for everyone! We desire for anyone and everyone to be connected and stay connected at Woodland. We were created to be in Community with each other. Take a look around at our website and please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or we can help get you plugged in! We have ministries for pre-school all the way up to retired adults. Small Groups, Youth Conferences, Activity Groups, Major Community Events, a Disc Golf Club, A Fine Arts Academy and more - something for everyone! Tap on HOME to get started.


A Few Important Details

:: WORSHIP SERVICES
We offer two weekend services—Sunday at 9:00AM  and 10:55AM. The message is the same in both services. The worship style in  the 9:00AM service is a blended form of new & traditional worship, while the worship style at 10:55AM is more contemporary.

:: LINK
Join us on the LINK journey to discover what we believe, why we believe it, and how to show the world, with Woodland. LINK is a 6-week journey discovering all that God has for you and how the Woodland Community can partner with you in your relationship with Christ. Our First Step is a Meet N Greet, so we can get to know you, and you can get to know us!
:: EVERY DAY MATTERS
Each day is unique and a time to experience and show God's love. We believe that there can never be too much love in a community and our showing it has the potential to change a culture for the good. It happens when we live life together by encouraging one another and helping each other be who God created us to be. You Matter because you are fearfully and wonderfully made in the image of God, the Creator of the Universe.
Because YOU MATTER to Him, YOU MATTER to us.
Our Campus is called to provide a complete experience for followers of Christ, Monday through Sunday. We love to do life with people! The Lord is in our daily walk and He determines our footsteps. And In all of it, every day, we give God glory!
That’s what Every Day Matters means to us.
“So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do,
do it all for the glory of God.” 1 Corinthians 10:31

:: CONTACT
Please contact if we can answer any questions or help you in any way! We are here to serve you and serve the community of Manatee County and Surrounding Areas!
Address: 9607 E State Rd 70, Bradenton, FL 34202
Phone: (941) 753-8588
Email: info@gowoodland.com

Connect with us on social and download the Woodland Community App today!