Category Archives: Mission

The Myth and the Reality of World Peace

World Peace. What would it be like? What would it look like? How different would the world operate if humankind could all get on the same page? These are questions many people have stopped asking. The dream of world peace … Continue reading

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The Bucket List

The concept of a bucket list is pretty well known. It is a list of experiences or achievements that a person seeks to fulfill before they kick the bucket.[1] There was a movie made a few years ago staring Jack … Continue reading

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The Religious Leader and the Shamed Outcast

How are you doing on your Christmas shopping? I’m about half-way there. I don’t know what your personal gift-search strategy is, but I tend to prefer the heat-seeking missile approach. I want to spend as little time as possible in … Continue reading

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The Gap: Seek the Welfare of the City (Part 2)

Yesterday’s post looked at the parallel between the church and the people of God in the Old Testament, specifically as it relates to Jeremiah 29 and the call of God to “seek the welfare of the city where I have … Continue reading

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Seek the Welfare of the City

“For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord…” Can you complete that verse from memory? Many Christians can. Jeremiah 29:11 is one of the most referenced verses from the Old Testament. If you’re not as familiar … Continue reading

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From Doing Church to Being The Church

We had a great day on Sunday at LifePoint. We kicked a new series called To Be The Church, where we’re focusing on the shift that occurs (as we follow Jesus) from “doing church” or “talking church” to “being the … Continue reading

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Do Life Together @ LPC

On September 21st, Summer will come to a close and our Fall Session of LifeGroups will kick-off as our LifeGroups resume their normal routines (or rhythms as we call it). LifeGroups are a way of life for us here at … Continue reading

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