New Tunes From Lakeside!

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Our band at Lakeside recently recorded a few tracks for you to enjoy!  Download them below (you can right click and select “Save Target As” on windows) Light of the World Winter Snow Precious Promise

Slaves to righteousness

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I was reading Romans 6 today. The chapter talks about dying and being resurrected in Christ and identifying with him in this way.  Yet I found something today I’ve not seen before… “Don’t you know that when you offer yourselves to someone to obey him as slaves, you are slaves to the one whom you obey – whether you are …

113 days till Christmas!

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I woke up this morning and Ansley as staring right in my face asking me to get up and watch a movie.  We recently borrowed a bunch of cartoon dvds from some friends, so we picked up a collection of mickey mouse christmas movies.  The first one we watched didn’t even have mickey in it.  It was called “The Small …

Written that you may believe

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“These are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.” -John 20:31 What a great way to end the scene of Jesus’ death and resurrection.  John was so careful to point out who was where and when and what happened and the whole …

The Barbarian Invasion

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I’ve had a lot of false starts in my life.  I’m not saying this is one of them, or that this is even a ‘start’ at all, but my heart is open at the moment because of I book I picked up and started reading today.  The Barbarian Way is a book by Erwin McManus (apparently I’m not too ashamed …