Tag Archives: Identity

Who Do You Think You Are?

Identity is a complex issue. It is nearly impossible to quantify the ways in which the life we live is affected by our personal understanding of our identity. As people created in the image of God, how we think about … 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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Vision Sunday: This Weekend @ LifePoint

I am a couple of months into my 4th year as the Lead Pastor at LifePoint. The journey has been both massively humbling and tremendously exciting at the same time. Toward the end of last year I began to realize … Continue reading

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The Image Issue

This last Sunday we tackled the passage in Mark 12:38-40 where Jesus says “Beware of the scribes.” Jesus warns his followers to watch out for the personal arrogance, entitlement, and manipulative greed that marked these men steeped in religion. He … Continue reading

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