Saved by Crimson Kindness John 8:1-11

Saved by Crimson Kindness  John 8:1-11
17_0319: Jesus commends those condemned in sin with crimson kindness to believe for eternal life. Jesus is confronted by the Pharisees with a woman they’ve caught in the act of adultery. Jesus silences the voices of her accusers and removes their imminent condemnation by telling them the one without sin can throw the first stone. ...

The Word that gives the Spirit John 7

The Word that gives the Spirit  John 7
17-0305: God the Father sends the Word – Jesus – to give life and His Spirit to live in us. In this message Pastor Lane works addresses the issue of how God works His redemptive purpose and will in the world. He highlights six moves through John 7 to show how God’s Word works to ...

a prayer of repentance

a prayer of repentance
In January I asked Al Webb, a LifePoint Elder, to lead us in a prayer of corporate repentance during a Night of Worship. I was moved by his leadership and asked him to share his prayer with me. During our Seven Days of Prayer I wanted to share this prayer to encourage us. We are ...

The Words of Life John 6:60-71

The Words of Life  John 6:60-71
17_0226: Jesus is the Word that gives eternal life by the Spirit when we believe in Him. Following a hard teaching, Jesus and the disciples confront a very difficult situation. With all the momentum that had been building in the crowd to this point, a sudden turn would take place in these verses. John 6:66 ...

Prayer; the first act of love, the first labor of mission.

Prayer; the first act of love, the first labor of mission.
LifePoint is hosting “Seven Days of Prayer” campaign all this week. The aim of our campaign is two-fold. We are asking the Lord to renew our hearts and move in power as He leads us in mission in 2017. We are interceding for our church family¬†and any others that allow us to pray for them. ...

The Bread of Life, part 2: Three Truths to Overcome Unbelief John 6:22-59

The Bread of Life, part 2: Three Truths to Overcome Unbelief  John 6:22-59
17-0219: Jesus is the bread and drink that gives true life to all who believe in Him. This sermon is the second part of Jesus as the Bread of Life. As Jesus confronts the unbelief of the people, he provides some very hard teachings that the people reject because they do not believe. Pastor Lane ...

The Bread of Life, part 1 John 6:22-59

The Bread of Life, part 1  John 6:22-59
17-0212: Jesus is the bread and drink that gives true life to all who believe in Him. After he feeds the five thousand, Jesus is confronted by the crowd asking him for another sign to verify his claims. The problem, though, is not that Jesus has not done enough for them to believe but that ...

Jesus: My King or For My Kingdom John 6:1-21

Jesus: My King or For My Kingdom  John 6:1-21
17_0129: Jesus entrusts Himself to those who believe in Him and receive Him as Lord. Hard problems, challenges or great needs are not enjoyable, but they are always opportunities for God to work powerfully in our lives. In this message, Pastor Lane challenges the listener to consider what is going on in their life right ...

Son of God and Son of Man John 5:19-47

Son of God and Son of Man  John 5:19-47
17_0122: Jesus is the love of God who gives life to all who believe in Him. Jesus’s miracle on the Sabbath creates a confrontation with the religious people. They were seeking to kill him for the work he was doing. Jesus addresses them to validate his work by His being. He shows that He has ...

The Work of God John 5:1-18

The Work of God  John 5:1-18
17_0115: Jesus reveals that He is God so we can believe and follow Him. Jesus did the work of God on the earth to show that He is God, but we do not always believe or accept Him. We often want to take the work of God without accepting the will of God. Drawing from ...