“Next Chapter”


Introducing “Next Chapter”
Providing Resources and Support for those facing the challenges of moving to the Next Chapter in their lives,
to help achieve a successful transition.
Please visit our Next Chapter video archive page to hear past guest speakers.

Next Chapter is designed for those facing the following life transitions:
•  Moving from work to retirement and maximizing meaning and purpose in our senior years
•  Dealing with the loss of a spouse or loved one

The following resources are currently available:
• A monthly speaker (September through June)
•  Group book discussions for the whole group’s participation


GUEST SPEAKER: Chris Thibodeaux
Seasoned Professional – Entrepreneur – Pastor – NBA Chaplain
“Managing Your Life Fitness”

Thursday, June 8, 6:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Clint Clark, Emmy award winning pianist, will play a short concert beginning at 6 p.m.  

You’re feeling overweight, out of shape, and you haven’t had a good workout in years. WAIT! I’m not talking about you — I am talking about your life.
Come ready to have a high energy workout that will challenge the complacencies of your life and put you on a path to both career and life health.
Let’s get your life in an optimal position to get you to the next level in your life, performance, or reputation.

Chris Thibodeaux is an award-winning corporate professional with an extensive career in Sales, Marketing & Communications. He has managed teams from 10 to 100’s in the Pharmaceutical Industry stretching over 20 years with leadership responsibilities spanning the entire United States. He is the Senior Pastor of Family Life Center Ministries where he continues the work started by his parents over 40 years ago. He also serves as a Chaplain for the Minnesota Timberwolves. 

Chris is an entrepreneur. He is the Founder & Owner of the Career Fitness Center, where he provides Executive Coaching services and offers a unique self-paced online learning platform for professionals looking to advance in their careers.  The Career Fitness Center is both web based but can also be found in the APP store. His client portfolio includes companies like United Health Group and the NFL and he works with CEO’s, Athletes, Managers, Entrepreneurs and more. Chris is also the author of “Get Your Career in Shape”. 

Chris is married to Jori Thibodeaux, his partner in life, business, and ministry for over 21 years.  Together they have two children, their son Jai who is a college student at their Alma Mater, Hampton University, and their daughter Cori who is a High School student. Chris’s desire is to help people live their best lives now and he is committed to using his gifts and talents to do just that.

Pre-Event Concerts in the Sanctuary
Emmy-award winning pianist Clint Clark will be playing a concert starting at 6:00 p.m. for these Next Chapter events.

Click here to view the Next Chapter Video Archives. 

Contact / Location

Contact info

Address: 125 Wayzata Boulevard East
Wayzata, MN 55391
Phone: 952-473-8877

Worship / Calendar

Sunday Worship

8 a.m., 9 a.m., 10 a.m. Parables and 10:45 a.m.
on Facebook, Youtube and our website

Please visit WC-Connect for current calendar information.