Monthly Archives: October 2011

Need Answers?

The situation isn’t looking good. On foreign soil there are major world powers vying for supremacy. There are wars being waged, innocent people being killed, and regimes changing hands. The power structure world-wide is beginning to shift, as new upstart … Continue reading

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A new friend of mine who has just started attending LPC with his wife posted this today in The City.  He gave me permission to repost his words on 2thesource.  Here is the post from guest-blogger and Multnomah University student Josh Kennedy. A … Continue reading

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All We Have: Gospel

I’m quoting this in my message today.  It is from What is a Healthy Church Member? by Thabiti Anyabwile. “The greatest need in the church today is the gospel.  The gospel is not only news for a perishing world, it … Continue reading

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Questions Answered: Membership

This Saturday is going to be fun.  I get to do one of my favorite things: teach a class for new prospective members here at LifePoint Church.  We have a great group signed up and we’re expecting even more to … Continue reading

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We Have That Jesus Too

Both of our daughters love reading books.  They are 3 and 2 respectively, so the experience is really more about pictures and listening at this point.  Although we read throughout the day, the major book-reading time for the Murch children … Continue reading

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Why become a church member?

I think the better question to ask is “Why not?”  If you’re a Christian and you want to live your life according to the principles and teachings of Scripture, you should RUN to church membership.  In a culture where we … Continue reading

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