Our Beliefs 2017-09-23T15:20:50+00:00

Our Mission

Loving God, Sharing Christ,

Serving Others, and Changing Lives,


Our Vision

Imagine a thriving church…

  • that desires nothing more than drawing near to God in authentic worship where we find healing, wholeness, and hope in the presence of our Lord.
  • that is passionate about sharing the Good News about Jesus in our neighborhoods, across our city, and around the world.
  • that is focused on reaching out to young families through a “whole life” ministry approach using highly relational groups and classes like: M.O.P.S., FPU, parenting skills, Life Groups, and more.
  • that provides multiple opportunities to worship throughout the week to meet the busy schedules of families across generations.
  • that is reaching teens in Westland and neighboring communities from a state-of-the-art community center
  • that is leveraging technology to communicate God’s Word in a variety of contexts.
  • that is a community of people who truly enjoy learning, loving, and laughing together as they encourage God’s very best in each other.
  • where lost, lonely, broken, hurting people find love, acceptance, healing, and hope in relationship with God and His people.
  • where people find freedom and forgiveness from sin and addiction through genuine repentance in the power of the Holy Spirit to live a new life in relationship with God.
  • that is multiplying fully-devoted followers of Jesus through transformational, Bible-based Life Groups
  • where every person is excited about serving in their God-given giftedness to build His Kingdom at WRC and beyond
  • that is debt free and maximizing its resources to impact our world as the “hands and feet” of Jesus Christ.
  • that is passionate about planting three new churches in the Garden City/Livonia/Redford/Canton area in the next 10 years
  • that is rooted in prayer and empowered by the Holy Spirit in everything we do.

Our Core Values

With God
Nurtured in passionate prayer, meaningful worship, and relevant Bible teaching. (Lk 18:1, 1 Thes. 5:16-18, Ps 18:1-3, Mt 22:37, Rm 12: 1, 1 Tim 3:16-17, Ps 119:105)
With Others
Developed through building loving relationships in our families, our church, our neighborhood, our city, and our world. ( Col. 3:18-20, Jn 13:34-35, Jn 17:22-23, Lk 10:25-37)
Pursued through deeply loving God, loving others, and leading people to be growing followers of Jesus Christ. (Mt 22:37-40, Mt 28:18-20)
Exhibited through sharing Christ’s love in real and meaningful ways with all people, especially those who do not know Him and those who are in need. (Mt 5:7, Mt 9:35-36, Lk 6:36, Ac 2:44-45, Jm 1:27)
Expressed in giving generously of our time, talents, and treasures to the glory of God. (Mal 3:10, Mt 25:14-30, Ac2:44-47, 2 Cor 9:9:6-7)
Demonstrated not in perfectionism but giving God our very best in everything we do. (1 Cor 10:31)
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