LPUC eNews – Sunday 27 May 2018

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Luke 17:11-19, A Grateful Heart In today’s text, we can find the story of the Grateful Samaritan. This Samaritan was a member of a group of ten lepers who asked Jesus for mercy at a…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 20 May 2018

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Acts 2:1-6, 14, 40-47, The Effects of Pentecost I think the work of the Holy Spirit is like both a breath of air and a breeze. It does not remain in one place but moves…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 13 May 2018 Mother’s Day

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Ephesians 6:10-20, Stand Firm & Pray In today’s text Paul addresses to “Put on the full armour of God.” In fact, the full armour is needed especially in a war. Thankfully, most of us have never had…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 6 May 2018

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Ephesians 5:1-20, Be Imitators of God Today’s text says that if you are a Christian, God’s holy people, you “follow God’s example… and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 29 April 2018

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Ephesians 4:1-7, 11-16, 22-31. What on earth is God doing for heaven’s sake? In the NIV introduction to the book of Ephesians, we read these words: “Unlike several of the other letters Paul wrote, Ephesians…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 22 April 2018

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Ephesians 3:1-13, The Mystery of Christ In our text today Paul writes of his commission to preach what he calls “the mystery of Christ.” Paul uses the word “mystery” in quite a different way. To the apostle,…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 15 April 2018

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Ephesians 2:1-10, God’s gift of grace In today’s reading, Paul says, “By grace you have been saved” (vs. 5 & 8). God’s gift of grace is freely given. There is nothing that you can do, no set of…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 8 April 2018

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Ephesians 1:1-14, A Privilege to be Adopted! The book of Ephesians is a letter written by the apostle Paul to the church located in the city of Ephesus. Its purpose is to strengthen and encourage…