When we actively work at being inclusive we are often simply saying “yes” to what God is already doing.
When visiting in a hospital or engaging in other forms of ministry, it is important to remember that we are part of something much greater than ourselves.
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 →
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.