Lakewood Blog

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Spiritual Practices


In our journey as Christ followers, I believe we are called to grow in our relationship with God, but how do we do that? What are we called to do as Christ followers? I kept going back to what Jesus said when asked what the most important commandment in the law of Moses was: “Love … Continued

OT19: Jessica Hart


This week, Jessica Hart, Fusion’s Administrative Assistant and Women’s Bible Study Teacher, talks about what she is learning in the Old Testament.  Produced by Kim Nichols

Operation Christmas Child 2018


Well, another OCC is in the books! What a wonderful ministry. I am so very proud of our Operation Christmas Child leader, Jim Lee, our staff liaison, Benji Lavender, and every one of the many dedicated volunteers! Lakewood is a blessing to Samaritan’s Purse as we serve as a regional collection center for OCC, but … Continued