Monthly Archives: December 2012

2012 on

Crunchy numbers 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 16,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 4 Film Festivals. In 2012, there were 170 new posts, growing … Continue reading

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2013 will begin with a surge at LifePoint Church. A Surge; noun 1. a strong, wavelike, forward movement, rush, or sweep. 2. a strong, swelling, wavelike volume or body of something. Our goal is to surge forward into a year … Continue reading

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End of the Year Giving @ LPC

It’s that time of year again–the end.  For those of you who are regulars at LPC, here is some basic info on year-end giving: Thank you for joining with us as we advance the mission of Jesus in our culture.  … Continue reading

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The Gift that Unwraps You

On Sunday we went through Mark 4:1-20, the “Parable of the Sower.” It was a very packed text, and included one of the real difficult passages from the New Testament. At first glance Mark 4:10-12 comes off as wildly contradictory … Continue reading

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Sermon Prep in a Tough Week

It is early Sunday morning. I try to get to the facility wicked early on the Sundays that I preach. The extra hour(s) of sleep would hypothetically be nice, but there is an adrenaline rush, a weight, even a sort … Continue reading

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Loving Our City

This Thursday night, December 20, we have a great opportunity to serve our city. We need help with packing and delivering over 60 holiday food baskets for families in need in our community. Packaging will take place the same night … Continue reading

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Don’t Fear Death – Consider It

The shootings this past week have gotten my attention. I know this terrible action wasn’t a first, but it was a first for me. For the first time, as I grieved with our fellow Americans, it hit me that it … Continue reading

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