The Christian Life

Sunday, October 06, 2019: On Celebration and Loss

October 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

“We are…sorrowful, yet always rejoicing” (2 Corinthians 6:8, 10) This weekend LifePoint will do two things that, on the surface, seem to contradict one another. On Saturday, we will bury a member of our congregation who passed away a few days ago. Then on Sunday, we will celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of our church. Because (Read More)

Sunday, September 15, 2019: We Know Where The Bread Is

September 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

And he said to them, “Which of you who has a friend will go to him at midnight and say to him, ‘Friend, lend me three loaves, for a friend of mine has arrived on a journey, and I have nothing to set before him’; and he will answer from within, ‘Do not bother me; the door is now shut, and my children are with me in bed. I cannot get up (Read More)

Sunday, August 25, 2019: Putting Anxious Fear in Its Place

August 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

…for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control. (2 Timothy 1:7) There are two basic kinds of fear. There’s an instinctive fear, which forms in us when we find ourselves in a dangerous situation. Our bodies will run on adrenaline to counter this kind of fear. The second kind of fear, however, is anxious (Read More)