Tag Archives: Mission

The Misty Realms of Theory

Like people, organizations need to know why they exist, or they drift through life unanchored and tossed about. Some organizations have to search high and low to try and figure out why they are; not so the church. The church … Continue reading

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Things May Turn Out Bad (at first)

For you yourselves know, brothers, that our coming to you was not in vain. But though we had already suffered and been shamefully treated at Philippi, as you know, we had boldness in our God to declare to you the … 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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SEVEN begins this Sunday

This Sunday we begin seven days of prayer and fasting with hundreds of other churches in the Portland/Vancouver area. This initiative grows every year, as area churches have committed a week in late September to unify, pray, and fast for … Continue reading

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Get in Line and Stay in Step

Learning is good. I do a lot of my learning in areas related to what I do for a living, namely pastoral ministry, theology, preaching, etc. I spent last Thursday with a group of pastors, all of us driving a … Continue reading

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Annual Conference Takeaways Round 2

Click here for part 1 of this series. The theme of this year’s NWMN Conference was “Cultivate.” The idea behind this theme was the desire that this Annual Conference would be a context wherein “the soil of the heart of … Continue reading

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Life Groups @ LifePoint – GET CONNECTED!

We have entered another open enrollment period for our Life Groups @ LPC. It’s super easy- click here and get connected!

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