At Westwood Baptist Church, the emphasis is on unconditional love and acceptance for members of the congregation and for members of the community. Visit us and discover boundless opportunities for personal and spiritual growth, along with meaningful ways to make a real difference in your community. You'll be greeted with genuine warmth and embraced by a supportive extended family.
Westwood Baptist Church is affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF), the Baptist World Alliance (BWA), the Mid-Atlantic Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (MACBF), the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Virginia (CBFVA), the Baptist General Association of Virginia (BGAV), and the NorthStar Church Network.
Here are some of our core documents:Church BylawsChurch Visioning Council HandbookChurch Constitution
Deacon HandbookChurch History by Nodal EventsChurch Profile
Westwood Baptist Church is a warm and inviting community of faith where Christ is Lord and the language of love is spoken and lived.
At Westwood Baptist Church, we value . . .The Lordship of Christ in the life of the believer, and in the ministry of the church;The authority of Scripture and the guidance of the Holy Spirit in the understanding, formation, and practice of the Christian faith;The freedom of the soul before God;The freedom of the local church to govern itself as a congregation of believers;The responsibility of the individual Christian for growing in faith and utilizing his/her unique gifts in heeding the call to servanthood;The worth of persons, without condition, each made in the image of God, each equal in the eyes of Christ;The sharing of the good news about Jesus Christ and leading non-believers into the family of faith; andThe development of a community of acceptance, care, and mutual support.
The Mission of Westwood Baptist Church. . . To glorify God by being the hands and feet and hearts and mind of Christ;To create the secure foundation that nurtures a loving, open congregation;To provide opportunities for people to encounter and respond to God through personal and corporate worship;To encourage spiritual growth, Christian service, and responsible living;To proclaim Christ daily in word and deed; andTo bring others into the community of believers.