Pastor Message

OPPORTUNITY

OPPORTUNITY It’s said that opportunity knocks only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell (or is that solicitors?)  Regardless, I want to share with you some special opportunities that are knocking on our doors: Lighthouse’s Fall Kickoff is right around the corner on Sunday, Sept. 12.  Last year we were still in lockdown mode (remember […]

WOULD YOU LIKE TO GET WELL?

Would You Like to Get Well?  “Jesus told him, ‘Stand up, pick up your mat, and walk!’”  John 5:8 (NLT)   Jesus was returning to Jerusalem for one of the pilgrimage feasts, either Booths, Passover, or Pentecost.  He immediately goes to a certain area in the city where there were a lot of sick people – […]

REACH OUT

At the beginning of this year we set our vision for 2021 as… Renew, Rebuild, Reach Out – Our Ministries, Our Facilities, Ourselves We looked to God for direction and provision as we were coming out of a year-long pandemic, knowing that we would need to spend some time in renewing and rebuilding ourselves and all […]

COME & SEE!

Come & See! “Jesus looked around and saw them following. “What do you want?” he asked them.  They replied, “Rabbi” (which means “Teacher”), “where are you staying?” “Come and see,” he said.”  John 1:38-39 (NLT) My maternal grandmother was a tough lady.  She worked hard and raised her five children as a single mother.  I […]

YOU DO MATTER!

You Do Matter! Jesus told a story about a shepherd who had 100 sheep, but when 1 went missing, he went in search of the 1 lost sheep, until he found it and joyfully returned home with it.  But what if 100 were missing?  Imagine the challenge of trying to round up 100 missing sheep! […]