The Church

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, June 30, 2019: God Gets the First Word in Our Worship

June 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

My tongue will sing of your word, for all your commandments are right. (Psalm 119:172) One reason why LifePoint gathers each week is to worship God through song. As the church sings God’s praises together, we want each person participating to know that they are greatly loved in Christ Jesus. However, our singing can only retain its intended (Read More)

Sunday, May 05, 2019: The Archenemy of Life with God

May 2, 2019 // 0 Comments

Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded. (James 4:8) The goal of life with God is more—more of His presence, more of His love, more of Him. The antithesis of this goal is double-mindedness. At the heart of a double-minded person is a fragmented self—a self that (Read More)