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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There are many voices, among them the Apostle Paul, St. Francis of Assisi and James Weldon Johnson that help us shape a theology of death. One might make the case that in Christian thought death, once a vanquished foe, is now a redeemed sister.

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Midweek Message

Dear LABC, Let us remember: Celestine Bennett as she mourns her sister, Cecelia Tutt Newkirk Louis Greer as he mourns his grandson, Michael Greer Marc Buffin and family as they mourn Marc’s brother, Thomas Buffin Having just sent the above … Continue reading May 3, 2106

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Our Life Together

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) was one of the greatest writers of the 20th century. A native and lifelong resident of England, Chesterton wrote nearly a hundred books during his lifetime, and literally thousands of essays in newspapers and magazines. He … Continue reading May 5, 2016

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In Formation

I write this column on Earth Weekend. It has been refreshing to be bombarded this week with ways to get out and enjoy nature, reconnect with our identity as creatures intricately connected to creation, and work to improve the environment. … Continue reading May 5, 2016

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Upcoming Events

Friday, April 29

A Place to Reflect

The Sanctuary will be open for you to drop in and reflect on the beginning of a new season. Stop by for any length of time. Come as you are, this event is open to all.

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