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Praises

Today our focus will be on praise. A year ago this weekend LifePoint migrated from our old location to our present facility. We felt this move would allow us to eliminate some unnecessary distractions so that we could move forward as a church community. We are grateful for the generosity and hospitality of Farewell Avenue Christian Church who opened their doors to us and provided us a new … [Read More...]

One Act of Love – It May Change the Course of History

Today I'd like to tell you the backstory to the backstory we looked at last week. In my previous message I told you the story behind our observance of communion which dated back to the Exodus of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery. On the night before the Israelites were released to leave Egypt a plague was visited upon the inhabitants of Egypt. God caused the death of all the firstborn in the … [Read More...]

Communion: The Backstory

Today we will participate in communion together so I thought it would be a good opportunity to provide a more comprehensive explanation of this most practiced ordinance of the church. To begin, we'll look at what Jesus had to say about what we often refer to as the Lord's Supper then we'll make some important connections with the Old Testament which are directly related to communion. Luke … [Read More...]

Grace Is Free…But It’s Not A Free Pass

Ephesians 2:4-9 4 But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, 5 made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions—it is by grace you have been saved. 6 And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus, 7 in order that in the coming ages he might show the incomparable riches of his grace, expressed in his … [Read More...]

Non-Disposable People

I talk a lot about the importance of relationships. I believe the Bible shows us that God created us to enjoy - and in some cases contend with - relationships. In fact, most followers of Jesus believe that God created us to experience relationship with Him and that a by-product of our relationship with our Heavenly Father is better relationships with the people in our lives. The Apostle Paul … [Read More...]

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