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LEFC Guide to Worship – June 7, 2020 Graduation Sunday

June 7, 2020

Eleven Sundays… The last time we gathered together in-person for worship on our church campus was March 15, 2020. Because of COVID-19, eleven Sundays have passed where we have all worshipped the Lord from our homes and utilized creative technological means of encouraging Christian fellowship and spiritual growth. For the last eleven Sundays, the church has not stopped being the church. In fact, the scope of our outreach may have even grown some as many people have accessed our online resources.

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LEFC Guide to Worship – May 31, 2020 Pentecost Sunday

May 31, 2020

I will say it again: Rejoice! I hope your family is singing together to express your joy in the Lord. Ephesians 5:18-19 closely ties together being filled with the Holy Spirit and making music in your heart to the Lord through psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs. There are many good songs to sing about the Holy Spirit.

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LEFC Guide to Worship at Home – Sunday, May 3, 2020

May 3, 2020

I wish we were gathering together for worship in our building on our campus this Sunday. Sadly, we are not, and it currently seems that we may be in for a longer wait until it is wise and loving to gather in large groups once again. The Lord gives, and the Lord takes away. May the name of the Lord be praised.

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LEFC Guide to Worship at Home – April 26, 2020

April 26, 2020

You’re going to notice a reoccurring theme in this worship guide – joy. As we dive more deeply together into Paul’s letter to the Philippians in the weeks to come, we’re going to be repeatedly reminded to rejoice in the Lord. So it’s time to get started now!

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LEFC Guide to Worship – 20 September 2020

September 18, 2020

LEFC Guide to Worship Sunday, September 20, 2020 Lanse Evangelical Free Church From the Pastor Home Worship Guide Church Family News Prayer Items From the Pastor Dear Church Family, Celebration Sunday is, Lord-willing, next weekend! I can’t hardly wait to see everyone gathering for “tailgate” style worship on our campus, to praise the Lord with our whole souls, to thank Him for 128 years of His steadfast love, and to celebrate the Lord’s supper together…

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LEFC Guide to Worship – Sunday, September 13, 2020

September 11, 2020

LEFC Guide to Worship Sunday, September 13, 2020 Lanse Evangelical Free Church From the Pastor Home Worship Guide Church Family News Prayer Items From the Pastor Dear Church Family, I’m truly excited about our upcoming Celebration Sunday! I’m really looking forward to having so many of us gather together in one place at one time to praise the Lord and thank Him for the last 128 years of His faithfulness to our church family. This…

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LEFC Guide to Worship at Home – 6 September 2020

September 5, 2020

LEFC Guide to Worship Sunday, August 30, 2020 Lanse Evangelical Free Church From the Pastor Home Worship Guide Church Family News Prayer Items From the Pastor Dear Church Family, I’m encouraged by how many people are returning to worship on campus. For the last four Sundays, there have been new returnees at each worship time (8:00, 9:30, and 11:00), and last Sunday we had the most people on campus since March. I wish we didn’t…

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LEFC Guide to Worship at Home – 30 August 2020

August 28, 2020

LEFC Guide to Worship Sunday, August 30, 2020 Lanse Evangelical Free Church From the Pastor Home Worship Guide Church Family News Prayer Items Dear Church Family, On a prayer walk this week, I was asking the Lord what I should preach on next, and the clearest answer that I got was “fortifying truth.” Our hearts need fed truth that strengthens us to live as faithful followers of Jesus in a turbulent and tumultuous world. I’m…

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LEFC Guide to Worship – 23 August 2020

August 21, 2020

LEFC Guide to Worship Sunday, August 23, 2020 Lanse Evangelical Free Church From the Pastor Home Worship Guide Church Family News Prayer Items From the Pastor Dear Church Family, Going back to school can be difficult in a normal year, and this year is anything but normal. I’m glad that we set aside time every August to specifically pray for everyone involved: students, teachers, administrators, staff, and parents. We are going to pray for those…

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