How Do I Get Involved in Church (Part 2)

This is part 2 of a three-part post on getting involved in church. Be sure to read part 1 in last month’s post. In this day and age of church-attenders looking for flash, pizzaz, and excitement, “getting involved” in church the way in which we are advocating may seem a bit uninspiring. However, if we […]

How to Pray for Fellow Church Members

Recently we encouraged our church family to take a few moments each day this month to pray for the congregation as a whole. If you haven’t participated in it, it’s not too late to start. The list of 31 ways to pray for your church is posted here. Of course, we should constantly pray for […]

Family Ministry Resources

All too often parents “delegate” their responsibilities to teach and train their children to the organized programs of the local church. However, we are convinced that the discipling center for children is the home! Moms and Dads are the ones that are to called to … tell to the coming generation the glorious deeds of […]

31 Ways to Pray for Your Church

Do you pray for your church? Do you know how or what to pray for your church? Well, here are 31 areas for which you can pray for Lebanon Baptist Church this October. What if each of our members took a few moments and periodically throughout the day prayed that God would work in our […]

Praying Together

Constant Prayer. It’s one of our Core Values as a church family. Engaging in continual communion with God and declaring our dependence on Him with thanksgiving As Christians, we would probably agree that prayer must be a central part of our life – especially if we are to be growing as we should. The problem […]

Are You A Healthy Church Member?

God intends for His churches to be the primary context for the display of His glory and growth of His people. (If you want more information on that statement … read the book of Ephesians) But, how does being a part of a local church produce spiritual growth in individuals, and how do individuals contribute […]

Current Needs • July 2017

Each month we post a list of current needs within the church. Some are financial, some are volunteer needs, others are special ministry opportunities. If you are willing to help with any of these needs, please contact the main office for details. Audio/Visual Equipment  Camera and updated equipment for Livestream ministry($5000) Wireless microphones (headset and wireless handhelds) (See M. Egerdahl) Updated recording equipment for sermons and […]

New Resource for Parents & Children

In his book, The Disciple-Making Parent, Chap Bettis says, The foundational parenting text is not Ephesians 6:1-4 or Deuteronomy 6:4-9, as important as they are. Rather it is Matthew 28:18-20. In other words, as Christian parents, your primary goal is not simply to parent your children, but to disciple your children to love and obey Jesus. Of […]

Children’s Sunday School Teachers Needed

Due to the recent growth of our church we are in great need of those that would be willing to serve on teaching teams for Children’s Sunday School. The need Currently we are only able to staff 2 classes for our elementary age children – 1st-3rd graders and 4th-6th graders. For the sake of the children’s discipleship, we need to move to 3 classes: 1st […]

Church Basics Class

Last summer, our church went through several studies discussing the nature of the local church, church membership, church leadership, and church unity. Through our studies, we realized that we need a stronger, biblical understanding of this thing we call “church” and what it’s place is in our lives as believers. One key area of concern we […]

Current Needs • April 2017

Each month we post a list of current needs within the ministry. Some are financial, some are volunteer needs, others are special ministry opportunities. If you are willing to help with any of these needs, please contact the main office for details.   Books for the Pastoral Internship Ministry (see S. Ashmore) Security Team Volunteers (see K. Martindale) Facilities/Maintenance Needs (See T. Pulver) Round Tables for Fellowship Hall ($340 per table) […]

One Month Later …

Well, it’s been a couple of months now since we started into out our church-wide initiative of Treasuring Scripture Together. Some of us have been reading for distance through the Storyline of the Bible. Others have been reading for depth through the New Testament. We’ve also committed to memorize Scripture together. Hopefully, we have all been working to commit these […]