June 5: Called to Go

This Sunday, June 5th, Pastor Dennis will preach “Called to Go” 

This summer in worship we’re learning in depth the story of the Apostle Paul, whose writings continue to shape the lives of the worldwide church. Through his video “The Call,” filmed in Turkey, Greece, and Rome, author Adam Hamilton is taking us to the places where St. Paul walked, taught, preached, and wrote his letters. The Scripture readings for June and July from two of his letters, Galatians and Colossians, are the focus of sermons by Pastor Dennis while Pastor Miranda is on her maternity leave.

In the video and sermon this Sunday, we’ll see that the Holy Spirit spoke to Paul’s ‘home congregation’ while in worship and prayer, calling them to send Paul and Barnabas out in mission through Galatia. On this journey, Paul preached about sin and salvation, planted churches,  trained leaders, and learned how to persevere in the midst of trials and violent opposition. We can learn much about persistence and courage in doing difficult work for God from this story.

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RightNow Media Enrollment
LCR now has access to an extensive, new video library called RightNow Media. It’s like the “Netflix of Video Bible Studies” and has a HUGE library of faith-based videos that you can access whenever and wherever you want – on your phone, iPad, computer, or at home on your TV. As a church staff, we believe that RightNow Media will be a tool to serve you as you live out your faith at home, at work, and in your neighborhood. RightNow Media has videos for everyone – kids, youth, parents, married couples, college students, single adults, working professionals – all aimed at helping you grow. To access this free material, RightNow Media uses your email address. You then download their app and set up a user name (your email address) and password to get started. We will be sending a bulk package of email addresses to RNMedia in June to get everyone started. If you would prefer to not receive the RightNow Media material, let us know by June 13 that you want to opt out and we won’t send in your email address.  To check out this great resource, check it out here.

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