Welcome to West Ellesmere Community Church (WECC). We have come together from diverse cultures and backgrounds to celebrate the Living God.  We hope you will find our We Welcome Allcommunity to be a place where you can belong, believe and become.

If we can encourage you on your journey in any way, please let us know.

Our Church is a Bible-based, Jesus centred and missions minded church

Latest Devotionals:

  • The Secret of Peace Rev. Andrea Paterson
    BODY { font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px; } The Lord of peace himself give you peace.—2 Thessalonians 3:16 Grace is a very special lady. One word comes to mind when I think of her: peace. The quiet and restful expression on her face has seldom changed in the six months I have known her, even though her husband was diagnosed with a rare disease and then hospitalized. When I asked Grace the secret of her peace, she said, ...
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  • Before the Beginning Rev. Andrea Paterson
    BODY { font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px; } You loved me before the creation of the world.—John 17:24 “But if God has no beginning and no end, and has always existed, what was He doing before He created us? How did He spend His time?” Some precocious Sunday school student always asks this question when we talk about God’s eternal nature. I used to respond that this was a bit of a mystery. But recently I learned ...
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  • Waiting in Anticipation Rev. Andrea Paterson
    BODY { font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px; } I wait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning.—Psalm 130:6 Every May Day (May 1) in Oxford, England, an early morning crowd gathers to welcome spring. At 6:00, the Magdalen College Choir sings from the top of Magdalen Tower. Thousands wait in anticipation for the dark night to be broken by song and the ringing of bells. Like the revelers, ...
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  • Breaking the Chains Rev. Andrea Paterson
    BODY { font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px; } In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins.—Ephesians 1:7 We found our visit to Christ Church Cathedral in Stone Town, Zanzibar, deeply moving, for it sits on the site of what was formerly the largest slave market in East Africa. The designers of this cathedral wanted to show through a physical symbol how the gospel breaks the chains of slavery. No longer would the location ...
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  • The Waiting Place Rev. Andrea Paterson
    BODY { font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;font-size:12px; } Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him.—Psalm 37:7 “Waiting for the fish to bite or waiting for wind to fly a kite. Or waiting around for Friday night . . . . Everyone is just waiting”—or so Dr. Seuss, author of many children’s books, says. So much of life is about waiting, but God is never in a hurry—or so it seems. “God has His hour and delay,” ...
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