Monthly Archives: December 2013

2013 in the Books

“If you aim at nothing, you’ll hit it every time.” Zig Ziglar Zig’s famous adage is often applied in the context of setting specific, realistic, and measurable goals. Despite what yesterday’s post may have led you to believe, although I’m … Continue reading

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The Year I Gave Up On New Year’s Resolutions

I tend to get weirdly nostalgic toward the end of a calendar year. Maybe a better word is reflective. I’ve spent some time this morning reflecting on the year that is ending this week. It was a good year. In … Continue reading

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Stop Talking, Start Doing…

Can you think of anything in the world that you think should change? I’m guessing your answer to that question is relatively easy. We all desire change in some way. No one is perfectly satisfied with their world, and those … Continue reading

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Introducing Tyler, Sally, and Elliot Caggiano

We have recently welcomed another family onto our team at LifePoint Church. This past week, Tyler Caggiano joined our staff as the new LPC Campus Director, bringing his terrific wife Sally and brilliant boy Elliot with him. This is a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Killing Jesus

Killing Jesus is the third installment in a series authored by newsman Bill O’Reilly and historian Martin Dugard. The first two books, Killing Lincoln and Killing Kennedy, dramatize the stories surrounding the deaths of famous Presidents. In a similar vein, … Continue reading

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Dealing with the Critic

“Everyone’s a critic.” Most of the time this phrase is used in a light-hearted way, as a simple jest in reply to a friend’s comment. But criticism is not always a laughing matter. In reality, the more you attempt to … Continue reading

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If You Can Be One Thing…

I’m thinking about the subject of preaching today. The prevailing thought occurring in my mind at the moment is: If you can be one thing in your preaching, be faithful. As we learn to communicate through preaching, we generally focus … Continue reading

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