Category Archives: To Be The Church

Biblical Eldership

It is now 2016! People tend to think about what really matters to them and establish some goals and new direction at the beginning of a New Year. At LifePoint Church we are doing that as a leadership team. This … 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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Annual Conference Takeaways Round 1

The Northwest Ministry Network (NWMN) Annual Conference culminated last night. It was an honor to host this yearly get together at LifePoint this time around. I didn’t get the exact numbers, but knowing our facility capacity and employing an ‘eyeball … Continue reading

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Church: Change or Die

We are currently engaged in an initiative at LifePoint called “To Be The Church.” We are 46 days away from the finish line, which also happens to be Easter Sunday. This blog is the compilation of some thoughts I’ve had … Continue reading

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Identity Shift: From Outcast to Child of God

First Peter 1:1 calls Christians “elect exiles.” This is a remarkably paradoxical identity. We are “elect” (chosen by God), but we are also “exiles” (strangers and sojourners) in the world. We have been called out of the world to be … Continue reading

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To Be The Church

This week at LifePoint we launched a 63-day visionary initiative called To Be The Church. This initiative is a step of faith that we are taking together as a church to grow in unity and accomplish a number of needed projects … Continue reading

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