Last month Jim and I were at the Mission Summit of the American Baptist Churches, USA and had a chance to connect with denominational friends and colleagues from across the country. These conferences allow American Baptists to worship, fellowship, network, … Continue reading July 27, 2017Continue reading →
On Thursday evening, July 13, the boards of both the Oakland First Baptist Foundation and the Lakeshore Avenue Baptist Church Foundation had a very encouraging meeting with The Reverend Rick Barlow, Development Consultant with the American Baptist Foundation. The meeting … Continue reading July 27, 2017Continue reading →
The Reverend David Gattey reflects on what he continues to learn, even after fifty years as an ordained minister.
Vacation Bible Camp invites campers of all ages to embrace and embody key Biblical teachings. Come see what we learned this year at VBC and how the generations are working and learning together!
Dear LABC, Please remember Kay Baxter, our Church Business Manager, as she mourns the death of her brother-in-law Abbott Lewis. The Bartlett family is appreciative of your ongoing prayers for David. His recuperation is slow but there is hope that … Continue reading Saturday UpdateContinue reading →
It isn’t all that helpful to say “we believe in biblical marriage” for marriage in the Bible is often representative of a very distant time and place. It is helpful to say that “we work for healthy marriages” for the Bible definitely values them.
Family, As we go about our Saturday activities and as we gather for worship tomorrow let us keep in our prayers: The family of Rowena Jackson. A longtime resident of Grand Lake Gardens Rowena passed away last Sunday at the … Continue reading Prayers of the Lakeshore Family (July 8, 2017)Continue reading →