WHEN IT’S TIME TO DUMP THE JUNK
Megan Evans, Women’s Ministry Director LHBC Psalm 103:12 “He has removed our sins as far from us as the east is from the west.” If you forget to take out the trash, your nose will certainly remind you! After recently returning home from a week of vacation, I was greeted by the smell of our … Continue reading WHEN IT’S TIME TO DUMP THE JUNK
WHO WILL GO?
Irvin Wasswa- Tylertown Campus Pastor LHBC Isaiah 6:1-8 In the year that King Uzziah died I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up; and the train of his robe filled the temple. 2 Above him stood the seraphim. Each had six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two … Continue reading WHO WILL GO?
STUBBORN FOR THE SAVIOR
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC Ezekiel 3:4-11 And he said to me, “Son of man, go to the house of Israel and speak with my words to them. 5 For you are not sent to a people of foreign speech and a hard language, but to the house of Israel— 6 not to many peoples … Continue reading STUBBORN FOR THE SAVIOR
PREPARE THE WAY
Irvin Wasswa- Tylertown Campus Pastor LHBC Matthew 3:1-6; 11-12 3 In those days John the Baptist came preaching in the wilderness of Judea, 2 “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” 3 For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when he said, “The voice of one crying in … Continue reading PREPARE THE WAY
ANOTHER IN THE FIRE
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC Daniel 3:8-30 Therefore at that time certain Chaldeans came forward and maliciously accused the Jews. 9 They declared to King Nebuchadnezzar, “O king, live forever! 10 You, O king, have made a decree, that every man who hears the sound of the horn, pipe, lyre, trigon, harp, bagpipe, and every … Continue reading ANOTHER IN THE FIRE
Megan Evans, Women’s Ministry Director, LHBC 2 Peter 3:8-9 (ESV) 8 But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day. 9 The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward … Continue reading IMPERISHABLE HEART
WHAT ARE YOU ASKING FOR?
Irvin Wasswa- Tylertown Campus Pastor LHBC 2 Chronicles 1:7-13 7 In that night God appeared to Solomon, and said to him, “Ask what I shall give you.” 8 And Solomon said to God, “You have shown great and steadfast love to David my father, and have made me king in his place.9 O Lord God, … Continue reading WHAT ARE YOU ASKING FOR?
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC Daniel 1:8-20 But Daniel resolved that he would not defile himself with the king’s food, or with the wine that he drank. Therefore he asked the chief of the eunuchs to allow him not to defile himself. 9 And God gave Daniel favor and compassion in the sight of the … Continue reading RESOLVED
LIGHT OF THE WORLD
Irvin Wasswa- Tylertown Campus Pastor- LHBC Matthew 5:14-16 You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same … Continue reading LIGHT OF THE WORLD
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC Esther 4 When Mordecai learned all that had been done, Mordecai tore his clothes and put on sackcloth and ashes, and went out into the midst of the city, and he cried out with a loud and bitter cry. 2 He went up to the entrance of the king’s gate, … Continue reading GAME ON
Megan Evans, Women’s Ministry Director, LHBC Ephesians 3:16 (NIV) “I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being…” Imagine what you could do with unlimited resources. It is hard for our human brains to truly fathom resources that never run out. We often … Continue reading UNLIMITED RESOURCES
WHO AM I?
Irvin Wasswa- Tylertown Campus Pastor LHBC 1 Chronicles 17:16-20 16 Then King David went in and sat before the Lord and said, “Who am I, O Lord God, and what is my house, that you have brought me thus far?17 And this was a small thing in your eyes, O God. You have also spoken … Continue reading WHO AM I?
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC Nehemiah 4:6-23 So we built the wall. And all the wall was joined together to half its height, for the people had a mind to work. 7 But when Sanballat and Tobiah and the Arabs and the Ammonites and the Ashdodites heard that the repairing of the walls of Jerusalem … Continue reading DEFEATING DISCOURAGEMENT
SOMETHING ABOUT THAT NAME
Irvin Wasswa-Tylertown Campus Pastor LHBC Philippians 2:5-11 5 Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus,[a] 6 who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped,[b] 7 but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant,[c] being born in the … Continue reading SOMETHING ABOUT THAT NAME
BROKEN PEOPLE, BROKEN HEART
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC Nehemiah 1 The words of Nehemiah the son of Hacaliah. Now it happened in the month of Chislev, in the twentieth year, as I was in Susa the citadel, 2 that Hanani, one of my brothers, came with certain men from Judah. And I asked them concerning the Jews who … Continue reading BROKEN PEOPLE, BROKEN HEART
GETTING OUT OF THE WAY
Megan Evans, Women’s Ministry Director, LHBC Hebrews 13:20-21 (ESV) 20 Now may the God of peace who brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood of the eternal covenant, 21 equip you with everything good that you may do his will, working in us that which … Continue reading GETTING OUT OF THE WAY
I’M GLAD I’M ON HIS TEAM
Irvin Wasswa, Tylertown Campus Pastor LHBC Psalms 24:1-2; 7-10 The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof the world and those who dwell therein, 2 for he has founded it upon the seas and established it upon the rivers. 7 Lift up your heads, O gates! And be lifted up, O ancient doors, that … Continue reading I’M GLAD I’M ON HIS TEAM
SET ON THE SCRIPTURES
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC Ezra 7:1-10 Now after this, in the reign of Artaxerxes king of Persia, Ezra the son of Seraiah, son of Azariah, son of Hilkiah, 2 son of Shallum, son of Zadok, son of Ahitub, 3 son of Amariah, son of Azariah, son of Meraioth,4 son of Zerahiah, son of Uzzi, … Continue reading SET ON THE SCRIPTURES
Irvin Wasswa- Tylertown Campus Pastor LHC Psalm 121:1-4 “I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. He will not let your foot be moved; he who keeps you will not slumber. Behold, he who keeps Israel will neither … Continue reading WIDE-AWAKE
HEADED FOR A CRASH
Derek Smith, Lead Pastor LHBC 2 Chronicles 26:16-21 But when he was strong, he grew proud, to his destruction. For he was unfaithful to the Lord his God and entered the temple of the Lord to burn incense on the altar of incense. 17 But Azariah the priest went in after him, with eighty priests … Continue reading HEADED FOR A CRASH