Why go to the all-church retreat?

Why go to the all-church retreat?

Why go to the All Church Retreat? For those of you on the fence about attending the all church retreat, I wanted to express a brief bit of encouragement to participate. There are many things you could be doing on November 2-4, but few things will likely be as...
Pentecost Sunday- May 6

Pentecost Sunday- May 6

What is Pentecost Sunday? This year, West Hills Evergreen will celebrate Pentecost Sunday on May 6 during our normal worship gathering. The Church has traditionally celebrated holidays that are momentous to our faith. We celebrate Christmas to rejoice in the arrival...
All-Church Worship Night

All-Church Worship Night

According to John Calvin, “The worship of God is the beginning and foundation of righteousness” (Institutes 2.8.11).  Without recognition and adoration of God’s glory, we cannot even begin to be rightly oriented toward our Maker.  This is why at West Hills Community...
Parousia Sunday

Parousia Sunday

Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. (1 Peter 1:13) In case you missed the announcement at church, we invented a holiday and will be...
What is a Baby Dedication?

What is a Baby Dedication?

Having set a date for the next baby dedication ceremony (October 22nd!), it seems like a good time to revisit why we do these in the first place! After all, it is not just helpful but usually encouraging to reflect on why we do what we do at West Hills. So, why do...