Family Worship Resource

Family Worship Resource

One of our brothers, Bernie Mills, taught this session on Family Worship during this year’s Mens Conference. It’s a great way to be exhorted towards a good thing, whether family worship is a long-standing practice of yours or the concept is brand new to...
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...
Parenting as a Living Sacrifice

Parenting as a Living Sacrifice

Martin Luther once said “God doesn’t need your good works but your neighbor does.” Which is to say, we should demonstrate our love for God by loving our neighbor (e.g. Matthew 25:35-40, 1 John 4:20-21). As I’ve been reflecting on the sermon from this...

West Hills Adoption Fund

Adoption and foster care are important expression of the gospel at West Hills. While caring for children who need families reflects “true and undefiled religion before God” (James 1:27), becoming practically involved can be daunting. This is where Heart and Hands and...
A Psalm on Parenting

A Psalm on Parenting

Lord, I cry to You for help, I know You will hear me. Deliver me– show me mercy! If I fail in parenting, You don’t get the glory. If I remain broken, what gives You praise? Hear me, Lord. Be my helper! Selah. Now I see Lord, that if I fail and You succeed on my...