We invite you to come to our 11am service, as you are, wherever you may find yourself on your journey of faith. All are welcome. No condemnation here. Our worship style is contemporary and features lively contemporary music. The sermons are informal and relevant, addressing the issues you face in your everyday life. There is also opportunity to offer prayers for personal concerns in your life, our community and our world. Dress is California casual.Read more...
May 29, 2016
Tuesday I opened the LA Times and saw a picture [of President Obama sitting beneath a bust of Ho Chi Minh]. My jaw dropped and my heart was flooded with sadness and disbelief. I never dreamed in my lifetime I would see a picture of the President of the United States sitting beneath a bust of Ho Chi Minh.
This is how Wikipedia describes Ho Chi Minh: “Hồ Chí Minh was a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime minister (1945–55) and president (1945–69) of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam). He was a key figure in the foundation of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1945, as well as the People’s Army of Vietnam (PAVN) and the Việt Cộng (NLF or VC) during the Vietnam War.”
This is how the US described him when I was a youth and young adult: The source of all evil, one of the most despised Communist leaders of all time, the man whose ideology must be stopped at all costs or Communism will take over the free world.Read more...
West Hollywood Church inspires me with its unapologetic diversity - lesbian couples and their kids, gay couples and their kids, and straight families, too, along with single straight people and single gay people and transgendered people, not to mention people of every color and age – ALL children of God worshipping together. Every Sunday, I get a glimpse of […]
I first came to West Hollywood Church in the early 90s, and I’ve seen it change and grow–but from the very first it’s been a place of love and acceptance and welcoming. I always knew it was a place where I would find love and support. Now my daughter Emma is part of the church […]