Engaging in Redemptive Relationships

This last Sunday, we were reminded that our primary purpose in life can really be boiled down to this: proclaiming the Gospel to others. As a church, we’ve called that intentional evangelism. However, we often think of evangelism as an event that we do. But instead of thinking of evangelism as an event, we should start […]

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Come & See Jesus, 2 (Prologue)

Last week we introduced the idea of using the Gospel of John in a casual Bible study setting for those willing to investigate Jesus. The goal of these posts is to provide you with tools so that you feel confident to answer questions, and facilitate discussion about Jesus. Before you begin reading and discussing the […]

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Come & See Jesus, 1

The point of the Bible is not simply education, though there is much to learn. Its point is not simply entertainment, though its stories and songs are inspirational. Its point is not simply ethical improvement, though it has shaped the moral life of civilizations. The point of the Bible is to encounter Jesus. (Glen Scrivener, 3 […]

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Important Announcement about VBS!

Every summer, LBC hosts a week-long children’s program traditionally known as Vacation Bible School (VBS). VBS is something that our church looks forward to, and it seems we never lack for volunteers! In year’s past, we’ve held VBS on the church property and asked the community to come to us. This year, we are going to take VBS to the […]

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Who Are You Reaching?

It’s been just about a week since our Missions Conference ended. If you were able to be a part of the conference, your heart was probably stirred once again to lift your eyes from the temporal pursuits of this life. As a church, we were challenged to get our focus back to seeing the Gospel make an eternal impact […]

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God’s Love Compels Us

Each year in February, the church family sets aside a few days to specifically refocus on our efforts as a church to reach the world with the Gospel. Missions Conference is a wonderful time to be encouraged by what God is doing through those we have partnered with in the Gospel. At the same time, it serves as an opportunity to reflect on our personal and […]

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