Our Common Vision

Reflecting God's purpose for the family by:

  • Encouraging fathers to be protectors, providers, and spiritual leaders of their families (Eph. 5:25)
  • Appreciating mothers as keepers of the home (Titus 2:5)
  • Supporting parents in their responsibility of nurturing their children in the ways of the Lord (Eph. 6:4)
  • Being mindful of the needs of single individuals to be encouraged in their walk of faith in Christ (Heb. 10:24-25)

Living Water Fellowship is a family-integrated church... Worshipping in Spirit and Truth... In Honor Preferring One Another...


News & Announcements

Kingdom Kids Backpacks & Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes

EVENT DATES: Now thru November 30th for Kingdom Kids Christmas - Although the Operation Christmas Child Shoebox campaign is complete for this year, Pastor Doug wants to remind us that there is still time to participate in KINGDOM KIDS CHRISTMAS Backpack ministry, which is sponsored by Greg & Michele McClanahan of Harvest Evangelistic Association (HEA). Backpacks will be filled onsite (in Chiapas, Mexico) by a volunteer team – including, praise the Lord, several volunteers from LWF. Let's keep them in prayer. If you would like to participate in the Kingdom Kids backpack outreach, each donation of $10.00 will sponsor and fill one backpack. Envelopes for the Christmas outreach can be found on the back ministry table. For more information, please see Pastor Doug. {more}

Welcome to Living Water Fellowship Sunday Worship

EVENT DATE: Sunday, November 29th @ 10:30am to 12:15pm - Living Water Fellowship meets in the Bracken Christian School gym each Sunday morning, with worship service beginning at 10:30am. This Sunday, Pastor Phillip Telfer has prepared a timely message in the Book of Romans to share with us. Also during worship service, you are invited to the Baby Dedication of several of our LWF families. You are welcome to join us for a time of pre-service fellowship and coffee beginning as early as 10:00am, followed right at 10:15am for pre-service prayer and a sermonette for the children called, "Sermon for Little Eyes. First time visitors, please be our guests for a fellowship lunch immediately following the worship service. We look forward to worshiping the Lord Jesus Christ with you! {more}

Baby Dedication Invitation to LWF Parents

SAVE THE DATE! Sunday, November 29th @ 10:30am to 12:15pm - The pastors of Living Water Fellowship extend an invitation to LWF parents who would like to participate in the Baby Dedication ceremony, to please CONTACT Pastor Little Bear as soon as possible, so we can be sure to include your family in the Baby Dedication during the worship service on Sunday, November 29th. {more}

Pro-Life LOTM Prayer Meeting

SAVE THE DATE! Sunday, November 29th @ 7:00pm to 8:00pm - Dr. Daryl of Love of Truth Ministries invites you to gather for a prayer meeting at the home of Debbie Locander, to pray about the upcoming pro-life events. We will gather to pray about the ministry, abortion, our nation, etc. We will also have a short debrief and briefing of past and upcoming events. For more information, please contact Dr. Daryl. {more}

Living Water School of Ministry (LWSOM)

NEXT CLASS: Monday, November 30th @ 7:00pm to 9:30pm - Living Water Fellowship has partnered with Dr. Daryl Rodriguez of Love of Truth Ministries to form Living Water School of Ministry (LWSOM), offering one and two-year programs to prepare dedicated Christians for the work of the Ministry. Classes meet every 2nd and 4th Monday in Bracken Christian School Library from now until May 23, 2016. *** For more information about LWSOM, please click the "more" link or contact: Dr. Daryl Rodriguez. {more}

Men's Wednesday Morning Bible Study

EVENT DATE: Wednesday, December 2nd @ 7:00am to 8:00am - Brothers in Christ, we invite you to join us each Wednesday at 7:00am sharp ('til 8:00am) for our next Men's Bible Study. We'll be meeting at the "Texas 281 R.V. Park" clubhouse on Hwy. 281 in Bulverde. We will be continuing our expository study in the Book of Titus. For more information, please contact Men's Bible Study coordinator Ben Stephenson. {more}

WEDNESDAY'S "Sweet Hour of Prayer"

EVENT DATE: Wednesday, December 2nd @ 7:00 to 8:15pm - Everyone is invited to join us for our weekly Wednesday night "Sweet Hour of Prayer" beginning promptly at 7:00pm ('til approximately 8:15pm), with fellowship following until 9:00pm at the following locations.... NORTH CENTRAL meets at the Bracken Christian School gym; NORTHEAST will be meeting this week at (tba); BOERNE meets at the Strothers'; {more}

Men's (Westside) Friday Morning Bible Study

EVENT DATE: Friday, December 4th @ 6:00am to 7:00am - Men's (Westside) Bible Study with Bill Hurlin meets Friday mornings beginning at 6:00am at Las Palapas Restaurant at the corner of Tezel, Culebra and Grissom in San Antonio. We are continuing an expository study. For more information, please contact Bill Hurlin. {more}

Men's Discipleship Training

EVENT DATE: Friday, December 4th @ 8:00am to 9:30am - (For young men approaching 16 years and every other age above)..... We invite you to join us at the Men's Discipleship Training's each Friday from 8:00 to 9:30am when we meet together over breakfast to encourage one another to grow in the knowledge and grace of the Lord Jesus Christ. We are currently in a study of the Book of John. Our meeting place is Tink-A-Tako (aka Sandra's) at 1662 Encino Rio, in San Antonio. For more information, please contact any one of the LWF pastors. {more}

Ladies CHRISTmastime Brunch, "Behold" Study & Boutique!

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, December 5th @ 10:00am to 1:00pm - Ladies, you are all invited to join us for our CHRISTmastime Brunch & 'Behold' Bible Study at the home of Bev Hubert. We are delighted to have Nareda DeCleene facilitate Chapter 7, "God is All-Wise." Please bring your favorite (easy) holiday brunch dish to share. Directly after today's ladies' brunch and "Behold" study, you are all invited to carpool with us to the Swansons' twelfth annual Proverbs 31 Day event, a Christmas gift boutique. {more}

Ladies, how to obtain the Bible Study book, "Behold Your God"

Ladies, for those of you who do not yet have a copy of our new biblical study book, "Behold Your God," which is this year's study workbook for the LWF Ladies (monthly/Saturday) Bible study, here's how to obtain your copy.... {more}

INVITATION: Twelfth Annual Proverbs 31 Day Family Event

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, December 5th @ (anytime) 10:00am to 4:00pm - You are invited to the Swansons' Twelfth Annual 'Proverbs 31 Day' at their home in Spring Branch. 'Proverbs 31 Day' is a day for a group of gifted Home Educated girls, skilled in craft making, to exhibit their wares and have an opportunity to sell them to earn money for Christmas gifts - while also practicing to be Proverbs 31 women! This is a great opportunity to shop for family, friends, and neighbors, because everything is reasonably priced! (Please note, this is an invitation extended to LWF and not a Living Water Fellowship sponsored event.) For more information, please contact Diane Swanson. {more}

LWF Toastmasters & Gavel Club

SAVE THE DATE! Monday, December 7th @ 6:30pm to 7:30pm. LWF Toastmasters Club invites you to come and enjoy a Toastmastery evening every 1st and 3rd Monday of the month. We encourage you to bring your children who want to be part of a Gavel Club for 13-17-year-olds. We meet at the Bulverde/Spring Branch Library Room B. For more information, please contact LWF Toastmasters coordinator, Linda Oliver. {more}

The Cost Christmas Party! Friday, Dec. 11th

SAVE THE DATE! Friday, December 11th @ 6:00pm to 10:00pm - It's almost that time of year! LWF attendees and friends (age 18 and older) are invited to The Cost Christmas party hosted at the Wheelers'. We hope you can join us for dinner, a white elephant gift exchange, fellowship, and a time to share testimonies of God at work in our lives. Weather-permitting, we will have a campfire outside, enjoy s'mores, and sing Christmas carols/songs of praise to the Lord. (Come prepared with a jacket or sweater for outdoor weather.) This is a special and fun-filled evening, so its a great opportunity to INVITE FRIENDS 18 & older to this event! For more information, please contact Josh Kraemer. {more}

Justice Project Pro-Life Sidewalk Ministry

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, December 12th @ 7:30am to 9:30am - Here is your next opportunity to put your pro-life convictions into practice!... Every 2nd Saturday of the month, we will conduct an outreach from 7:30am-8:30am at Alamo Women's Reproductive Services and then again at from 8:30am-9:30am at Planned Parenthood (NOTE: If Planned Parenthood Babcock facility is closed this day, we will stay at Alamo Women's for the whole two hours). Afterward, we will have breakfast together at a nearby restaurant from about 9:45am to 10:30am. Please check your e-mail for more details. IF YOU PLAN ON COMING OUT TO THIS OUTREACH, PLEASE CONTACT DR. DARYL ASAP! {more}

INVITATION: HIS BridgeBuilders Christmas Block Party

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, December 19th @ 10:30am to 12:00 Noon - INVITATION from Mel Fechner.... H.I.S. BridgeBuilders invites you to participate in the next Block Party outreach at Wheatley Courts. Volunteers appreciated preceding the block party, about 9:00am. We will have Christmas Gifts Give-away (for ages 2 yrs to 16 yrs) in addition to food, music, and the gospel. If you would like to participate, please bring your wrapped gift with you the morning of the block party (designating gender and age group on the package or gift bag). (Please note, this is an invitation extended to Living Water Fellowship and not an LWF sponsored event.) If you have any questions, please contact Mel Fechner. {more}

LWF Bridal Shower Brunch for Erin Kelly

SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, December 19th @ 10:00am to 1:00pm - Ladies, you are all invited to a Bridal Shower Brunch for Erin Kelly ~ Fiancée of Joshua Kraemer, hosted by Living Water Fellowship at the home of Diane Swanson. Please bring your favorite brunch dish or salad to share. Daughters of all ages and nurslings are welcome, too! If you would like to contribute toward the group gifts, please give your gift (of any amount) to Sherie Mendenhall any Sunday before the shower. {more}

LWF Church-Family Christmas Fellowship Meal

SAVE THE DATE! Sunday, December 20th @ 12:30pm to 2:30pm - Please join us for our LWF Church-Family Christmas fellowship meal, which will be served Sunday, December 20th directly after worship. The church will supply turkey, beverages, and rolls. With everyone's wonderful favorites to add to the banqueting table, we should have plenty to go around and to share with our first time visitors. We hope you can all join us for this special holiday meal, as well as our Alamo Christmas Carol Outreach that follows directly after our mealtime together. Here's what you can bring... {more}

The Alamo Christmas Carol Outreach

SAVE THE DATE! Sunday, December 20th @ 3:00pm to 5:00pm - "O Come Let Us Adore Him"..... EVERYONE is welcome to join Living Water's all-church choir for our annual Alamo Christmas Carol Outreach as we join voices together proclaiming "Emmanuel, Christ with us." We'll be leaving from church directly after the fellowship Christmas meal and meeting at the Alamo Plaza in front of the huge "Christmas Tree" by 3:00pm. {more}

Sign-up for "Community Connection" e-Newsletter

SIGN-UP FOR THE.... Bi-Monthly "Community Connection," a bi-monthly e-newsletter designed to serve the fellowship in communicating a variety of community activities and services outside of church-sponsored events. It is facilitated by Abi Blocker and available through FREE subscription to any Living Water Fellowship person/family and any friends they wish to invite. To sign-up and learn more, please click on the following link: {more}

LWF Event Calendar

For a complete calendar of LWF events, please click on the following link: {more}