So Choose Well and Sing!

By Bill Risinger When we sing lyrics that prayerfully ask God to make us more like Jesus, I wonder if we really understand what we’re asking for. I wonder if we fully grasp the implications of what our prayer entails. To be made more like Jesus is to be made in his image. To reflect … Continued


God’s Blessing & Purpose

“Be still, and know that I am God……..I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”  Psalm 46:10 How often have we detached the first phrase of this verse from the second? Surely, many of us have found encouragement in this verse; to find peace and joy in the fact … Continued


Ministry Highlights

I was disappointed that our Deacon Minister and Spouse Retreat was canceled due to bad weather in late January.  One of the agenda items I was going to share was entitled “Ministry Highlights”.  I wanted you to also be able to see how God is blessing our local, national and global ministry through Lakewood.  As you review, … Continued