Category Archives: worship

LFC Sunday Message: Rely on God and Stay Cool!

Psalm 95:6 So, “Come let us worship and bow down Let us kneel before the Lord, our God, our maker For he is our God And we are the people of his pasture And the sheep of his hand.” Good … Continue reading

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A Few Words for Christmas

A ministry colleague of mine, Frank Riley, wrote this reflection on the song “I Heard The Bells on Christmas Day.” A gift of hope for Christmas. Blessings and Merry Christmas! The year was 1863, a year of ongoing loss as … Continue reading

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Sunday Message: Revival of Out (Matthew 6:9-15)

Imagine what would happen in the all broken and torn places of this world if every follower of Jesus learned to meet needs like Jesus did, with God’s love, grace, and power. Revival of out looks at what needs to … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Revival – Isaiah 6:1-8

Limited gatherings.  Fewer face-to-face meetings.  Postponed mission work.  This is a time of forced waiting.  What if this season is less about inconvenience and more about God is preparing us for revival.  What if, coming out of this season, we … Continue reading

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We Are God’s Masterpieces (Galatians 5)

This is the day the Lord has made, and each day has its beauty.  But we are the masterpieces of he is making and he takes delight in us!  God is at work in us producing fruit that helps us to … Continue reading

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LoveFirst Coast July

We’ll be taking a break from organized, scheduled events for July.  It’s a good season to rest.  In August, we’ll resume our gatherings, but with one change: Instead of meeting every other Sunday for Worship Gatherings and every other Monday … Continue reading

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Seem like hell out there? Let’s gather for worship – because mission matters!

This captures my imagination: Jesus once said that the gates of hell would not prevail against his church.  Wow!  And the church is on the move!  But what is this church Jesus speaks of?  What is it’s clearest, simplest form?  … Continue reading

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Pentecost Sunday

Happy Pentecost Sunday! Jeremiah 29:11 is one of the most popular verses in America.  But how often have you looked beneath to discover more about the plans God has for us.  When I think of this verse, I often jump … Continue reading

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The Why of Mission

“Start with Why” Simon Sinek says.  What is the “Why” of mission?  Before Jesus sent the apostles out on a mission that is still impacting us today, he spent forty days going the why.  Why are you on mission? (Or why … Continue reading

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Unity Day JCP

Sometimes, it’s good to be stretched.   Getting to Unity Day JCP was quite a journey.   Galatians 3:26-29 tells us that “in Christ, there is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for we are all one in … Continue reading

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