Category Archives: Preaching

Any and all blogs that focus on preaching and teaching.

For Tomorrow We Die

My daughter Amelia loves Winnie the Pooh. She sings along to every song and mimics every character. At 2 and a half years old, her Eeyore impression is priceless. She lowers her voice and gets a serious look on her … Continue reading

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Turning the World Upside Down: 1 Thessalonians

I have been looking forward to this Sunday for a long time. For over a year I’ve been praying about the opportunity to preach through the book of 1 Thessalonians at LifePoint. This week we kick it off, with part … Continue reading

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Lessons from 2014: A Pastor Needs to Study

Lesson #3: A Pastor Needs to Study I started my journey in full-time pastoral ministry 5 days after I graduated from seminary. Although I had been working on church staffs in different capacities for a few years, full-time vocational ministry … Continue reading

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A More Thorough Sermon On John 3

Yesterday at LifePoint we kicked off The Hour Has Come, our 2014 Advent series. I preached a single verse of Scripture, examining in detail the contents of John 3:16. We camped out in this one verse, and we found that it … Continue reading

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The Hour Has Come

This weekend we kick off our Advent series at LifePoint: The Hour Has Come. We have taken this series title from John’s gospel, and we’ll spend the first three weeks of December examining the Advent themes of LOVE, HOPE, and … Continue reading

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Rise and Fall and the Road Ahead

We closed out Rise and Fall yesterday at LifePoint, concluding the series with the temptation narrative in Matthew. You can get all of the sermon content, audio or video (and notes), on our free App or at our website. Here … Continue reading

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Rise and Fall

Tomorrow @ LPC we kick off our fall series in Genesis, Rise and Fall. Our text tomorrow morning is Genesis 1:1. Genesis is a book of origins. In the first 4 chapters, our focal point for Rise and Fall, we will encounter the … Continue reading

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Why should the Christian church preach the Old Testament? 6 Reasons…

I spent most of my late summer studying the Old Testament, in preparation for our new series Rise and Fall which kicks off this Sunday at LifePoint. We are heading into Genesis for a series that will cover the first … Continue reading

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For You Know That We Who Preach… (Part 2)

Part 1 is here. This Sunday I’ll be preaching Romans 4:1-8. As I was studying this text yesterday I came upon some great content from John Stott, in his book The Message of Romans, regarding a short phrase in the … Continue reading

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For You Know That We Who Preach…

“First Peter ends next week right?” “Yeah.” “What are you going to preach next?” “I’m thinking 1 Thessalonians…maybe.” “How did you decide on that?” This was part of a conversation I had with my Dad this last Sunday. I’m not … Continue reading

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