Pastor Mario Padilla

Secretary Geri Owen

You can email us at:


Our address is:
919 N. Columbus
West Liberty, Iowa   52776

Call us at (319) 627-4858
Secretary’s Hours: Tue/Wed   9:00-12:00 noon & 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. 

 Sunday at WLCF

May 16

9:00 AM

Adult Sunday School (Zoom only)

10:30 AM

Service  (On Site and Zoom)



Below are links to recent study handouts

Easter 2021

The Fruit of the Spirit

The Huge Prayer


Message and Scripture


Jesus Prays for His Disciples

I Timothy 2: 1-6, Ephesians 6: 10-18,  John 17: 6-19

 WLCF Vision and Mission

To be a God centered, God loving, Holy Spirit filled, led and empowered Church, having Christ as the Head and we, as His Body, being used to make disciples of Jesus to build His Kingdom.

June 6th: 9:00 a.m. Adult Sunday school will start being offered both in person and via Zoom. The group studying “Why Jesus Crossed the Road” will meet upstairs and the Women’s group will meet downstairs.   (No children’s Sunday school until further notice.)

Week of June 13th: Bible Studies will start being offered both in person and via Zoom.

The code for ALL Zoom sessions is 228 893 6865.  The password is 416991. Join us!  Onsight Services – MUST wear a mask, practice social distancing, follow entrance/exit signs, and sanitize.

You can click the link below to join in on the Sunday service and all Bible studies:


Click Here to download and listen to the most current sermon audio.

Church Bulletin and Supplemental Readings

Events and Activities Calendar

Time Alone with God Insert

Teen Time Alone with God

 Readings from the Gospel of John

Fighting The Good War

Why Jesus Crossed the Road Bible Study

The Isms and Idolotries of the World Hand-Out

Pre-Baptism Class Information



"Jesus, Parables and Hermeneutics"

Jesus is the Head

"The Concept of NEW in Scriptures"

the Passion of Jesus Christ

Praying for Power

God's Kingdom

Through Christ to Reconcile the All


We are a member of the Minnesota-Iowa Baptist Conference dba Converge North Central
The conference website is


Archived Church Services in mp3 format
(More recent sermons are toward the bottom of the list)

The July 5 Service (Church Reopening)
The July 12 Service-9am
The July 19 Service-9am
The July 26 Service-9am
The August 2 Service-9am
The August 9 Service-10:30
The August 16 Service-9am
The August 23 Service-9am
The August 30 Service-9am
The September 6 Service-9am
The September 13 Service-9am
The September 20 Service-9am
The October 4 Service-10:30am
The October 11 Service-9am
The October 18 Service-9am
The October 25 Service-9am
The November 1 Service-9am
The November 8 Service-9am
The November 15 Service-9am
The November 29 Service-Zoom
The December 6 Service-Zoom
The December 13 Service-Zoom
The January 3 Service
The January 10 Service
The January 17 Service
The January 24 Service
The February 7 Service
The February 14 Service
The February 21 Service 
The February 28 Service
The March 7 Service 
The March 21 Service
The March 28 Service
The April 4 Resurrection Sunday Service
The April 11 Service
The April 18 Service
The April 25 Service
The May 2 Service



This Week at WLCF

Bible Studies

Tuesday         7:00 p.m.                  Spanish Bible Study – Mateo (Zoom)

Wednesday    6:30 p.m.                  Youth Bible Study – Mark (Zoom)

                      7:00 p.m.                  Adult Bible Study – The Good Fight (Zoom)

Saturday         7:30 a.m.                  Men’s Bible Study – John (Zoom)

Sunday           9:00 a.m.                  Adult Sunday School (Zoom)

                       10:30 a.m.                Worship Service (ON SITE and Zoom)

                        6:30 p.m.                  C/CS YA Bible Study – Luke (Zoom)


Thursday, May 20 – Emmitt Dimond

Friday, May 21 – Josh Ramos


Thursday, May 20 (6:30pm) – Deacon Meeting (Zoom)

We celebrate life! We celebrate your life! Let us pray for one another on our birthdays and anniversaries!  If we don’t have your dates, please give them to Breann or feel free to email the church or to leave a note on her desk.

         Upcoming Events, Services and Activities 

VBS: will be held August 2 – 6, 2021 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (All outdoors) We are looking for a Coordinator for this great event for the children of our church and the community.  If you are interested Cindy Mays would like to meet/or talk with you.  The theme is Concrete and Cranes and the materials are already on hand. 

June 6th: 9:00 a.m. Adult Sunday school will start being offered both in person and via Zoom. The group studying “Why Jesus Crossed the Road” will meet upstairs and the Women’s group will meet downstairs.   (No children’s Sunday school until further notice.)

Week of June 13th: Bible Studies will start being offered both in person and via Zoom.

Israel:  Several people have inquired about participating in a trip to the Holy Lands.  We have contacted Ethan Anderson, who organized the trip in September 2019, which several people from our church were participants.  He is interested in organizing another trip, maybe in the spring of 2022.  If you are interested please let Pastor Mario or Geri know.  We understand the difficulty COVID adds to your decision, but it would be helpful to get a rough idea of interest.


10:30 a.m. Sunday Worship Service is both On-Site and Zoom.  Zoom: The code for ALL videos is 228 893 6865.  The password is 416991. Join us! 

Baptism – If you are interested in following Jesus in the Waters of Believer’s Baptism please see Pastor Mario.

West Liberty Food Pantry – Is open at FCU Saturdays 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. and Thursdays 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Thanks to the men who deliver these items to FCU.  Julie McKillip is our coordinator.

Church library – You are invited to check out the books from the library downstairs.

Copy of the Message or Bulletin – Visit our website:  (an audio version is included) or contact Brad Jenkins.

Stephen’s Ministry – is available for anyone needing someone to walk beside them or pray with them.  Please contact Kelsey Jenkins 319-936-4891 or Cindy Mays 319-330-4620 for more information.



Worship Service:                 Sundays at 10:00 a.m.

Youth Night:                          Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Studying the Gospel of Mark with Pastor Mario

Activities and Events                                                    

Organization Youth Team:  Daniel, Josh, and Jacob Zeman    Parent Team: Lisa Perdue and Lynne Zeman

Adult Helpers:

Lynne and Lisa will help coordinate parents, adult helpers, and any other adults who would help serve with transportation, food planning or helping as needed.  Let them know when available and willing to help serve our youth ministry.


CYG is planned to begin again in the fall.  If you are interested in serving this ministry in any way, let Pastor Mario know. They need one board member and several cube leaders.  The mission trip planned for July has been postponed to 2022.

PINE LAKE CAMPS: Pray for PLCC, the staff and ministry: Mary Jo Litwiller

                              PRAYER TIMES FOR A PRAYING CHURCH BODY

Weekly Dawn Prayer Time – Wednesdays at 7:00 am. Dawn Prayer Time. On Zoom!

Daily Time Alone With God. Follow the insert for this daily prayer time. Be sure to pray the TAG every day..

 Audio Recording of the Message – see Brad Jenkins or listen at

Church Library – Great books located downstairs!

Pastor’s Day of Sabbath Rest: Friday 

Secretary’s Hours: Tue/Wed   9:00-12:00 noon & 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Email or call ALL questions, comments, concerns or requests to the church or leave in Geri’s inbox



The Story of God Sunday School Series In Audio

The Story of God Chapter 1

The Story of God Chapter 2

The Story of God Chapter 3

The Story of God Chapter 4

The Story of God Chapter 5

The Story of God Chapter 6

The Story of God Chapter 7

The Story of God Summary