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Let God Be True

A ruling this week by the Supreme Court of the United States has created quite a stir throughout our nation. The Supreme Court ruled, on very tenuous Constitutional grounds, that marriage may not be limited to the union of one man and one woman. Reaction to this decision has the potential to be extremely polarizing for our country. On the one hand is the claim that "love has won" and the ruling … [Read More...]

Lessons from the Prodigal

Luke 15:11-24 11 Jesus continued: “There was a man who had two sons. 12 The younger one said to his father, ‘Father, give me my share of the estate.’ So he divided his property between them. 13 “Not long after that, the younger son got together all he had, set off for a distant country and there squandered his wealth in wild living. 14 After he had spent everything, there was a severe famine … [Read More...]

Relinquishing the God Role

In my recent message about worship (Worship: Is it Notes or Music?) I pointed out that worship occurs when we, rightly, discern our relationship to God: He is the Creator, we are the created. Recognizing this distinction fills us with awe and reverence for the One who is so much more than we are. Yet, how often do we find ourselves trying to take God-like responsibilities upon ourselves while … [Read More...]

Worship – Is It Notes or Music?

As the public school year drew to a close this week we attended our grandson's celebration event as he graduated from elementary school. Part of the program showcased the school's jazz band that played a song complete with instrumental solos. During the song different musicians took turns soloing to demonstrate their musical skill. Two saxophonists soloed back to back and both played well. But … [Read More...]


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...]