Lakeshore Avenue Baptist Church


I am glad you are visiting Lakeshore's website. I hope that you find the information helpful and that behind the information you sense a warm invitation to join us as we worship and serve at the corner of Lakeshore and Mandana. At its core LABC is a community, a community that exists to embody the love of God who is our source, our guide and our goal.


Pastor Jim Hopkins

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Lakeshore Outreach

Audio Sermons

George Liele, a freed slave, is quite likely the first Baptist who went as a missionary from the United States to another country. He teaches us that we are both shaped by our context and shapers of our context.

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Midweek Message

Dear LABC, As I write it is a sunny Monday after a rainy weekend. We give thanks for the rain even as we give thanks for your participation in  worship and conversation despite the rain. I ended my sermon on George Leile … Continue reading October 18, 2016

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Our Life Together

In American Baptist Churches in October it is likely that on the first Sunday of the month World Communion Sunday will be observed, the World Mission offering will be received and that the work of American Baptist International Ministries will … Continue reading September 29, 2016

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In Formation

Christian Formation is a dynamic process. God’s Spirit is unpredictable, ever beckoning us to take our faith seriously and ever wooing us to new ways of doing this. There are a number of spiritual practices we can engage to deepen … Continue reading September 29, 2016

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Upcoming Events

Sunday, October 16

What Will Lakeshore Be Like In 2020?

The LABC Long Range Planning Committee urges everyone to join in three community discussions as we plan for the future God has in store for us.

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