LPUC eNews – Sunday 7 August 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Philippians 4:10-13. An Impossible Mission Paul reminds us in the text, “We can do all things through Christ who strengthens us (4:13).” I was wondering if we really believed these words. I was wondering how…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 31 July 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.  Neighbourhood Missionaries God calls us into relationship with himself and with others. Our spirituality is one that is “for the sake of the world”. However, often as Christians our spirituality fleshes out as inward oriented…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 24 July 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Luke 12:22-34, The Call To Trust God And Not To Worry What is your biggest worry and anxiety today? Jesus’ teaching today is that He calls us to trust and not to worry about material…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 17 July 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.  Luke 9:51-62, The Cost of Following Jesus In today’s text, Jesus called people to “follow him”, but they wanted to do something else first, ‘bury a father, say good bye to parents.’  However, what Jesus…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 10 July 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.  Joshua 23:1-16, Courageous Legacy  Today we will study Joshua chapter 23: a final address of an aging Joshua to the people of Israel.  This final farewell of Joshua reminds of the last words of faithful…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 3 July 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.  Joshua 14:1-14, Caleb’s Confidence, Courage, and Commitment In the Bible, God has continued to promise that He is with us in every situation. And today’s passage is about the final conquest and claiming of the…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 26 June 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Joshua 7:1-13 Courageous Priority Under Joshua’s leadership, people of Israel entered into Canaan through the Jordan River.  It was another fantastic miracle after the Red Sea experience.  Jericho was the first city to fall under the…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 19 June 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.   Joshua 1:1-9, Be Courageous In the Bible the word ‘courage’ or ‘courageous’ is used 35 times and in today’s text alone God says to Joshua three times saying “Be strong and courageous” (vs. 6,…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 12 June 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus. Compassion and Comfort. Bible Reading: 2 Corinthians 1:3-4.  We all want to be comforted in times of trouble. No one is immune from suffering. The sun shines and the rain falls on both good and…

LPUC eNews – Sunday 6 June 2016

Our Mission is to Connect with people in Jesus; Build each other up in faith; and to Become Like Jesus.  This is the second Thanksgiving Day Sunday. 2 Corinthians 9:7-14, Why Should We Give? Today’s theme of my message is “Giving.”  I guess as soon as you have noticed the topic of giving you may…