Jesus is the Christ John 1:1-18

Jesus is the Christ  John 1:1-18
16_0925: Jesus is the Christ, sent from God as savior of the world. John begins his gospel account by exalting Jesus, and placing him as the center and origin of all. In this message, Pastor Lane offer four exaltations for why every person should believe in Jesus. Then, the message ends with a story of ...

Love: good news to believe in Jesus for eternal life.

Love: good news to believe in Jesus for eternal life.
16_0918: Jesus is God’s love for all to believe and receive eternal life. Pastor Lane introduces a new study in the gospel of John with this message. John, the author, was a changed man because of God’s love in Jesus. His message resonates, “God’s love in Jesus changes everything. But first and most of all, when ...

Walk in Peace, part 2 Matt 28:18-20; 2 Cor 5:14-20

Walk in Peace, part 2  Matt 28:18-20; 2 Cor 5:14-20
16_0911: Christ-followers are made new by faith in Jesus to walk in God’s peace. Pastor Lane completes the Made New series with the fourth aspect of the Christ-follower’s identity as Missioner, one who personally engages their life in the mission of God. Drawing from five accounts of the Great Commission and 2 Corinthians 5, Pastor ...

Walk in peace, part 1 Matthew 28:18-20

Walk in peace, part 1  Matthew 28:18-20
16_0904: Christ-followers are made new by faith in Jesus to walk in God’s peace. Pastor Lane continues the Made New series in this sermon as he considers the third aspect of the Christ-follower’s identity as Disciple. Disciples are learners and followers of Jesus, walking in God’s peace through the gospel of Jesus Christ. Jesus transforms ...

Live in love Matthew 22:35-40

Live in love  Matthew 22:35-40
16_0828: Christ-followers are made new to live in God’s love. Jesus gives Christians a new identity to live in God’s love as Worshiper and Servant. In this message, Pastor Lane sets forth an understanding of each the first two aspects of a Christ-follower’s new identity. Then, he shows the relationship between the two and how ...

Report: LPC shift to 3 Sun AM worship gatherings 3

Report: LPC shift to 3 Sun AM worship gatherings
Thank you, thank you, thank you, LifePoint! To each one of you I say a great big “Thank You”! Sunday’s shift to three morning worship gatherings came off seamlessly. Sure, we’ve identified a few ‘bumps’ but the day flowed so smoothly. And, the unity of LifePoint, your dedication to the Lord and commitment to this ...

Made New 2 Corinthians 5:17

Made New  2 Corinthians 5:17
16_0821: Jesus makes people new to live as Christ-followers. The essence of being a Christian begins by faith in Jesus’ work on the cross. “Christian” doesn’t mean a better you, but a new you. You must be made new to know God. In this new short (3 week) series, Pastor Lane explains the vision of ...

Love, because Jesus first loved us

Love, because Jesus first loved us
16_0814: Christians are called by Jesus to love all people, because He perfectly loved us. Beginning with 1 John 4:19, Pastor Lane clarifies God’s love and what it has done for us in salvation. Then, he models a way for Christians to love others in faithful response to God’s love. Christians love others first, true, ...

A Living Sacrifice Romans 12:1

A Living Sacrifice  Romans 12:1
16-0807: At Romans 12, Paul builds on his extensive explanation of the gospel of Jesus Christ and appeals to Christians to offer their lives, in response to God’s mercy, as a living sacrifice. The gravity of this appeal is a Joshua 24:15 moment, a call to one, singular priority for all of life, the Lordship ...

A big “Next Step”

A big
LifePoint, we have a problem…and a big next step is coming. Just over six years ago LifePoint relocated to our new (now current) facility. We needed more space, and that move felt really big. I’m not talking about the building. The building was, in fact, much larger than our first facility and provided a solution ...