LPUC eNews – Sunday 16 November 2019 Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.       Acts 12:1-17, Pray together as God’s family In the text, we find that the church prayed to the Lord (vs. 5) when they were facing…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 2 November 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.       1 Peter 1:1-12, Transformed and Transforming We are Pentecostal people who were changed because of the Holy Spirit and we are also encouraged to change others. In other words, we were transformed…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 2 November 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.       Luke 18:31-19:10, When we encounter with Jesus… In today’s gospel reading, there are few stories of encounters that Jesus had with people as he prepares to go up to Jerusalem. In the…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 27 October 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.       Luke 18:9-14, The Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector Jesus told this parable to those who “were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else” (vs. 9). The “others,” such as those…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 20 October 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.     Luke 18:1-8.  From Keith’s Desk …  Following Jesus’ teaching on the Second Coming of Jesus, He returns to the subject of prayer. Jesus has already taught His disciples to pray and emphasized the…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 13 October 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.       Luke 17:11-19.  God is Working! Are we co-operating?  This Sunday’s Bible reading is about ten lepers who asked Jesus to heal them.  On other occasions Jesus healed lepers by touching them or…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 6 October 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.     Don’t forget Daylight Savings starts this Sunday – put your clock forward one hour!   Luke 17:5-10 & 2 Timothy 1:1-14, Be Bold with Faith As the gospel reading, Luke 17:5-10, is the…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 29 September 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.       Luke 16:19-31, The Story of the Rich Man and Lazarus Jesus tells a parable about a wealthy man who failed to share with the poor beggar outside of his gates, and who…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 22 September 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.       Luke 16:1-13, The Story of the Dishonest Manager Today’s gospel reading is the strangest story Jesus ever told. Jesus is telling us to imitate a crook! He cheats on his employer, lies…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 15 September 2019

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.   Proverbs 3:1-18  We are looking this week at the book of Proverbs which is considered by most to be a book of wisdom or instructions on how to live a life pleasing to God…