Welcome to The Way!
We're glad you're checking out The Way! We want to make sure you have a great experience whether you're visiting for the first time or coming back to visit again!
LET US KNOW YOU’RE COMING!
Checking out a church for the first time can be intimidating or confusing. It’s our goal to make your experience at The Way as easy and hassle-free as possible. Keep reading below to find helpful information about where to park, how to drop off your kids, what the worship experience is like, and how to get connected. Fill out our connect card so we know you’ll be at The Way or online!
WHAT TO EXPECT
Located in Columbia, IL at 600 Columbia Center, Columbia, IL 62236.
The Way offers contemporary music and our praise bands are an important part of our worship.
Dress however you feel most comfortable! You’ll find a range of styles at The Way – from jeans and shorts to dressier clothing. Come as you are!
There is lots of parking at The Way on both sides of the building and in the front of the building. Handicapped designated spaces are on the west side of the building.
There are several options:
• You can call us at 618-504-8585
• You can fill out a connect card and someone from staff will contact you about chatting with a pastor or setting up a tour of our facilities.
• If you’re thinking about worshipping with us, you can plan your visit ahead of time.
• If you decide to visit The Way, our pastor and staff would love to connect with you after any service next to the ‘New Here’ sign in the lobby. We look forward to meeting you and have a gift for you.
Yes! Way Kids is for kids ages 6 months through 5th grade. As kids grow, we want them to practice the way of Jesus! The first time your family visits The Way, meet us at the Way Kids Check-In and we will help you register your child and find your way to the kids’ rooms.
The Lord’s Supper class is offered once a year for those ages 6th grade and above. For schedule information on Lord’s Supper Classes or if you would like to schedule a baptism, please call 618-504-8585
The Way’s Partnership Class is the first step for those interested in joining The Way, leading a ministry, or growing in discipleship. It’s held 2-3 times a year. Call 618-504-8585 for scheduling information.