A non-denominational church of bible teaching, people loving, Jesus worshiping, casual dressing, praying, fun believers whose goal is to live the truth of God's word and show people the love of Jesus. 

Washed by the Word Church

Jesus is at the center of Washed By The Word. Our desire is to see people come to Christ and allow Him to direct their lives. Gods’ grace and mercy are at the forefront of our ministry. We place strong emphasis on teaching the Bible chapter by chapter and verse by verse. We believe in ”Simply teaching the Word of God simply.”


We emphasize the Love, Grace, and Mercy of God, and the Power of the Holy Spirit in reaching out to a lost community. You will notice that we have people of all ages and ethnicity loving Jesus together. Please know that you are always welcome here, we are a church where you will be loved and accepted. 


Our services are very simple. There is a time of worship and prayer followed by a verse by verse Bible study. We do offer Sunday school for children under the age of 13. However, your children are welcome to stay in the sanctuary if you wish.

What We Believe

We are a non-denominational Christian church that strives to see people come to a saving faith in our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. We believe that the Bible is the inerrant word of God and that all Scripture is inspired by God and is profitable in all areas of our life (II Timothy 3:16-17). We believe that the Bible is the complete revelation of God's plan for salvation and that faith in Jesus Christ, His virgin birth, His crucifixion and resurrection…is the only way to be saved from the certain judgment promised by God upon all who have sinned. We believe that this saving faith is a gift from God (Ephesians 2:8) and that this gift of faith comes from hearing the Word of God (Romans 10:12).


Our Pastor

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Pastor Kon Tweeten was born again on March 25, 1975. After finishing his education, he went into his family’s business working as a funeral director. During this time , he continued his Christian education through St Paul Bible College, Moody Bible Institute and Liberty University.

In 1987, the Lord opened a door for him to be part of a church plant in Santa Fe, NM. The next 15 years were spent bringing the message of Jesus Christ to Santa Fe and the surrounding communities. In 2002 Pastor Kon resigned as pastor of Calvary Chapel de Santa Fe and in 2004 his marriage of 28 years ended in divorce.


The next several years were filled with a wide range of emotions. It was during this time that “I learned what true repentance really was. I experienced God's mercy, grace and forgiveness. I came to understand what Jesus was saying when He proclaimed, He who is forgiven much, loves much”.


In 2009, Pastor Kon completed a two year restoration process through his church. Later that year another door was opened to plant a church… this time in Albuquerque, NM.

Washed By The Word is a non-denominational Christian Church that is dedicated to teach the word in an environment of love and acceptance… Ministering the Grace of God and the Love of Jesus to all who attend.


Pastor Kon and his wife, Connie ( March 2007), have four daughters and five grandchildren and are forever grateful for our loving Savior, The Lord Jesus Christ.


Prayer Requests

We have a prayer team that is dedicated to praying for your needs. If you would like to share a need or a praise report please fill out the form below and it will go to our prayer team. 

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Service Times

Sunday Morning Service: 9:45 am


Sunday Evening Service: 6:30 pm


Tuesday Evening 6:00 pm: Women's Prayer 


Wednesday 6:00 am: Men's Prayer


Thursday Evening Service: 7:00 pm


Educational Opportunities

Celebrate Recovery

One of the hallmarks of Washed by the Word is the love we have one for another. God has called us to a life of holiness and healthiness. The goal of this class is to join with others who have struggled with addictions such as alcohol, overeating, pornography, gaming, overspending, anxiety and a host of other challenges. We love each other and want to help you overcome so you too can celebrate recovery. 

When: Sunday afternoons 5:00 -6:00 PM

Where: Church Classroom #1

Instructors: Don and Grace Muller 

Cost: FREE

Church History

In this weekly class students learn about the history of Christianity beginning from the time of Jesus through modern day. You'll learn what early Christians endured, hear the history of how different denominations began, and meet many heroes in the faith.


When: Monday evenings 7:00 -9:00 

Dates: 10/12/16 - 5/8/17

Instructor: Sandy Dunaway 

Cost: $40

Texts: Foxes' Book of Martyrs

           Chruch History in Plain Language

Old Testament Survey


In this weekly class students will get a deeper knowledge of Old Testament structure, characters, and history to give you a deeper appreciation and understanding of the time before the church. 


When: Tuesday evenings 7:00 -9:00 

Dates: 10/12/16 - 5/8/17

Instructor: Pastor Kon Tweeten 

Cost: $40

Text: Illustrated Bible Survey

New Testament Survey

This weekly class is a must have for all believers! You'll learn the differences and similarities of the gospels, go with Paul on his three missionary journeys, and be encouraged by the pastor letters. Gain a deeper understanding of the New Testaments and allow the pages to come alive like never before.


When: Wednesday evenings 7:00 -9:00 

Dates: 10/12/16 - 5/8/17

Instructor: Pastor Anthony Martinez 

Cost: $40

Texts: Illustrated Bible Survey

Getting Here

We are located at 4228 Carlisle Blvd. Albuquerque, NM 87107 on the east side of Carlisle just south of Montgomery.
PHONE: 505-830-6533, 505-884-9691
4228 Carlisle Blvd, Albuquerque NM 87109