Monthly Archives: February 2012

Does God Care About Sports?

Legendary sports journalist and broadcaster Howard Cosell once observed “Sports is human life in microcosm.”  Cosell died in 1995, and although by the mid-90’s sports had already ascended to a preeminent place in American culture, nearly two decades later our … Continue reading

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Healthy Church Members

I believe in church membership.  I believe it is vital for the discipleship of every Christian to be rooted, planted, and covenant together with a local church body.    Every time I meet another Christian I ask “Of what church are … Continue reading

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Gungor at LifePoint on March 13

We’re looking forward to hosting Gungor for a concert at LifePoint on Tuesday night, March 13.  These guys are one of my favorite groups, amazing artists, and I’m sure this is going to be an awesome night.  Get your tickets … Continue reading

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“Humility” this Sunday

Here are the quotes on pride and humility from my sermon this morning.  I’ve also added my source for these quotes; most come from Humility by C.J. Mahaney.  Jonathan Edwards: “Pride is the worst viper that is in the heart, the … Continue reading

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This Sunday our Philippians journey at LPC takes us into Philippians 2:1-4.  The title of my message is “The U and I in Unity.”  We’ll be diving into the issue of humility, because humility is the main ingredient in a … Continue reading

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Great Weekend at LPC

This is going to be an excellent weekend at LifePoint Church.  In about an hour our youth leave for Winter Camp, a weekend journey to Mount Adams where they’ll have a “Run-in With Grace.”  I spent this morning with my … Continue reading

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The Church is a Field

In 1 Corinthians 3:9 Paul tells the Corinthian Christians that they are “God’s field.”  Over the last 6 weeks we’ve been Talkin’ Church at LifePoint on Wednesday nights, and we’ve been examining the biblical metaphors for the church, including the … Continue reading

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