Pastor Mario Padilla

  Secretary Lynne Zeman

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


March 3




9:00 a.m. All Church Sunday school         10:00 a.m. Prayer        10:30 a.m. Worship Service





Below are links to recent study handouts

Revelation Handout PDF

WLCF Teams Handout.

Escatology PDF

Our Mission Mission and Ministry

The Huge Prayer

The Fruit of the Spirit

Praying for Power



The Revelation of Jesus Christ

Message and Scripture
Revelation 2:18-29
Letter to Thyatira

 WLCF Vision and Mission
WLCF VISION STATEMENT – 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.

CHURCH COVENANT: We covenant together with God and with one another in an ever-increasing relationship with God as follows: Lord God-Father, Son, and Holy Spirit we covenant with you and with each other That we will seek to be kingdom people living as kingdom individuals in kingdom homes in a kingdom church.

BARUCH ATA YHWH SEBAOTH – Bless You. Praise You. Thank You Beloved LORD GOD. We are thankful for the groundkeepers who keep our property looking beautiful.

Weekly Dawn Prayer – Wednesday mornings at 7:00am both in person and via Zoom

Daily Time Alone with God – for a daily devotion please follow “Time Alone With God”, found on the website. Please pray TAG every day.

Prayer Chain – Call or email Lynne Zeman  319-627-4858 or


                                                        The code for ALL Zoom sessions is 228 893 6865.  The password is 416991. Join us!   

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

 Time Alone with God Insert

Teen Time Alone with God

OpSpanish Bible Study Handout

Wednesday Bible Study Handout

Calendar of Events

 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


This Week at WLCF


"Jesus, Parables and Hermeneutics"

Jesus is the Head

"The Concept of NEW in Scriptures"

the Passion of Jesus Christ

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




Bible Studies This Week

 Tuesday              7:00 p.m.                                Spanish Bible Study – Lucas Holy Spirit

 Wednesday         7:00 a.m.                                Dawn Prayer – Prayer for the World/Nation/Community/WLCF

     6:00 p.m.                               Youth Bible Study – Luke & Psalms

     7:00 p.m.                               Adult Bible Study - Old Testament Pillars
Saturday   7:30 a.m.                                NO Men's Bible Study - Revelation


 Sunday                9:00 a.m.                                Sunday School

                                                        10:00 a.m.                              Prayer in the Sanctuary / Social in the foyer

                                              10:30 a.m.                              Worship Service


MASKS: Everyone is now welcome to make their own decision regarding wearing masks. There will still be a supply by the entry door, but it is your choice whether you wear a mask. 

Zoom –You will need to download the app on your phone or computer. The code for ALL videos is 228 893 6865.  The password is 416991. Join us!

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 Lynne or feel free to email the church or to leave a note on her desk.

Upcoming Events

 New Bible Study – Getting to know the Bible – If you are interested in participating please join Mario after church to talk about the schedule.

New GriefShare session: Tuesdays 6:30 – 8:30 Mar 5-28. United Methodist Church. 627-2780 

Easter Sunday – March 31  8am Early Morning Worship, 9am church breakfast, 10am Easter Egg Hunt and regular prayer time, 10:30 Worship Service

Vacation Bible School    June 17-21  SCUBA : Diving into Friendship with God   

Ongoing Events, Services and Activities

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. 

Child Care: Child care is available in the Nursery during worship service.  

Children’s Sunday school – during the sermon at the 10:30 a.m. worship service.



WLCF Youth Group for young people in 6th – 12th grades

Worship Service:                     Sundays at 10:30 a.m.    

                                                              Youth Night:       Wednesdays at 6:00 pm – Luke & Psalms (Please bring your Bibles).                                                                                  

you are interested in serving this ministry in any way, let Pastor Mario know. They need one board member and several cube leaders. The group meets at First Church United (FCU) on Sunday

                Mar 3                     Regular CYG                                                                          6 p.m., FCU

                Sat, Mar 9              Pancake Breakfast                                                               6 a.m., FCU

                Mar 10                   No CYG  

                 Mar 17                   Special Speakers – Visiting Nuns Program                       6 p.m., FCU

Pine Lake Camps 

March 15-17         Marriage Camp 40’s & Up

                                                                                               March 22-24         Marriage Camp 20’s & 30’s

                                                                                              April 12 – 14         Spring Women’s Retreat

                                                                                              April 18 – 21         Men’s Spring Fishing Retreat

                                                                                              May 3 – 5              Español Family Camp

                                                                                              May 17-19             Work Weekend
                                                                                  Registration for all events is open at                    



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 Lynne'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