Entries by Karen Lascaris

What’s An Idol?

Most of us probably don’t make a connection between our favorite activities and the Bible’s definition of an idol. We’re probably even content to pawn off our neighbor’s statue of the Virgin Mary as God’s idea of what a “graven image.” But the term idol is mentioned or alluded to so many times in the […]

Member Testimony: Jacques McNeil

“The brevity of life and the inevitability of death should cause men to pursue noble and worthwhile goals.”  – Bishop Charles E. Blake As women, we sometimes have a tough time balancing our different roles on a daily basis: wife, mother, career woman, daughter, sister, and friend. Adding to the list can start to unravel our already […]

2014 MONEYWISE Seminar comes to West Angeles on Saturday

The principles of financial freedom and stability are timeless, and are tied to The Word.  We’re called to be responsible stewards of our possessions and finances,  and here at West Angeles, we want to show you how to create income and wealth, and to fortify the  generations to come. Please join the West Angeles Community […]

What Is a Mantle?

Man·tle1 – noun: an important role or responsibility that passes from one person to another; verb: clothe in or as if in a mantle; cloak or envelop.   Last month, I felt an unexplainable urge to call my first grade teacher, Mrs. James*.  Yes, it’s been quite a while since I was in the first grade, but […]

The West Angeles Sponsorship Fund: APPLY BY MAY 31!

  It’s time to give, it’s time to apply!  Whether you are graduating from high school or continuing your college education, now is the time to apply for sponsorship.  If you are a member of West Angeles; are maintaining a good grade point average, and are active in church and community activities*, the West Angles […]

Our Children Are Missing: Where Are You?

Close your eyes; picture the face of a child you know and love.  Imagine them in school; happy, learning, growing. Hear your child’s voice; smell the scent of his skin. See her sleeping peacefully at night.  Now imagine your child, gone. Where are they? A few weeks ago, hundreds of Christian and Muslim schoolgirls were […]