Tag Archives: Community

A Line in Prayer

On Wednesday mornings our staff at LPC gathers together to pray. It’s a good time. We lift up needs that have been submitted through cards on Sundays, through The City, or other needs that we’ve heard about in our various … Continue reading

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Legacy of a Godly Family

One of the things I love about being a part of the local church, a community of Christ-centered believers who “do life” together, is getting the opportunity to journey with one another through significant times in life.  These times aren’t … Continue reading

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Church Shopping (and Return Policy) Part 2

Click here to read Part 1 Why should someone join a church?   Here are seven factors I believe every Christian should consider when determining where they are going to plant roots.  These are listed in random order.  1) Discipleship: Is … Continue reading

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Church Shopping (and Return Policy) Part 1

If you’re a Christian you should be a part of a local church.  When I say “a part” I mean a committed, giving, serving, involved, connected member.  I don’t mean “affiliated with” a local church.  The life of a Christian … Continue reading

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Church Hopping

Don’t confuse church shopping with church hopping.  That one little “s” makes a lot of difference.  Church shopping is the legitimate practice of visiting local churches in an attempt to seek God’s direction in finding a church to commit to, … Continue reading

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Life Together

From Life Together by Dietrich Bonhoeffer Before I post my next blog I need to lay the groundwork by posting this one.  I was simply going to quote a short excerpt from Bonhoeffer’s Life Together, but this is way too … Continue reading

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Job Fair @ LPC

We hosted a job fair today @ LPC.  Here’s a quick little video shot and put together on the fly by our tech staff:  

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Victory Lap: Camp Conclusion

I think we measure our life in moments.  Although the sum of our lives equates to more than a series of impacting experiences, I think our minds quantify it that way.  We remember the big ones.  That day, that weekend, … Continue reading

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Complement: America’s Next Top Christian Part 3

[For part 1 of this blog click here] [For part 2 of this blog click here] To review, here are 5 markers of a competitive mindset:  1) Self-centered 2) Opponents 3) Fight for competitive advantage 4) Goal: Winning 5) Outcome: … Continue reading

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Competition: America’s Next Top Christian Part 2

[For part 1 of this blog click here] Romans 12:3-8  For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober … Continue reading

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