NOW:53022:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
43°
H 43° L 37°
Cloudy | 5MPH

Got Your Popcorn? Marcus Majestic Cinema Now Home To Church

April 1, 2011

Grab your popcorn and favorite movie candy; it’s time for church.

 

On Sunday, April 3, 2011, Life Church launches their new “West Campus” at the largest movie theater of its kind in Wisconsin, the Marcus Majestic Cinema in Brookfield. Services will be held weekly at 9:30 a.m. on Sundays, in the three-story tall Ultra-Screen auditorium.

 

Located in Germantown, Wisconsin, Life Church is the first church in the Milwaukee area to open a campus in a movie theater on such a large scale.

 

About a thousand people currently attend services at Life Church’s Germantown location. Expanding will not only allow them to reach a broader audience, but also make going to church more convenient for the members who already live in Milwaukee’s western suburbs.

 

“We are leveraging our technology to localize our church. Opening this second campus makes us more accessible to the 46,000 households located within a five-mile radius of the West Campus location,” said Life Church senior pastor, Aaron Cole.

 

Like Life Church’s Germantown location, a live band will provide energetic, contemporary worship music at the new West Campus; however, the pastor’s message will be seen via video. Childcare will be provided on site at West Campus for ages zero through fifth grade.

 

“Our main goal is to change people’s lives,” said West Campus Pastor, Jeremy Chapman. “We want to help people see church differently, and that means doing church differently.”

 

Already over 500 churches in the United States meet in movie theaters. It’s a growing national trend, not only due to the low-cost, high-impact location that the venue offers, but also due to the fact that the movie screen offers one of the most dynamic avenues for delivering the message of Jesus.

 

West Campus Launch Service Information

Life Church West Campus at the Marcus Majestic Cinema

770 Springdale Road

Brookfield, WI 53186

 

Sunday, April 3, 2011

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

 

First 300 adults will receive FREE movie passes and all elementary-aged children will receive complimentary movie candy at the launch service.

 

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Germantown resumes plans for 2015 referendum for full-time fire department 09:18 AM

» Family-owned Gehl Foods sold to Chicago-based firm, promising growth 3/30

» Complaint: Menomonee Falls parents fed son dog food, denied him restroom 3/30

» Germantown summit seeks to 'move beyond standardization into the future of learning' 3/29

» Falls dodgeball tourney slated for Saturday at the high school 3/27

» Germantown School Board reviewing options to address space issues 3/27

» Germantown, Washington County lifts burn ban 3/27

» Menomonee Falls district approves preliminary layoff notices, letter to legislators 3/27

» Chicago private equity firm acquires Germantown-based Gehl Foods 3/27

» Temporary burn ban lifted for Waukesha County, Menomonee Falls 3/25

» Washington County ranks among healthier counties in Wisconsin's Health Rankings 3/25

» The Sprint Episode Three: WIAA state basketball tournament retrospective 3/23

» Proposed bill would allow Germantown school district to start before Sept. 1 3/23

» Proposed bill would allow Menomonee Falls school district to start before Sept. 1 3/23

» Germantown manufacturer recognized among best in country 3/23

» Falls school board to review, approve layoff notices 3/23

» Germantown school board to get update on facilities plans 3/23

» Point ends Germantown basketball team's three-year state reign, 67-51 3/21

» Germantown boys basketball team rolls into final with 82-54 rout of East 3/20

» Falls-based Bradley Corporation recieves nod for wellness efforts 3/20

» No one hurt in overnight car fire in Menomonee Falls 3/20

» Falls Village Board President candidates say they each would bring different experience to the role 3/19

» Costco purchases 15 acres to build new Menomonee Falls store 3/19

» Kohl's Innovation Center in Menomonee Falls almost complete 3/18

» Select North Hills Plaza businesses allowed to reopen following March 9 building collapse 3/18

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT