SAVED!…how the world sees Christian high school?

Plot Summary (imdb) Growing up, director and screenwriter Brian Dannelly attended a Catholic elementary school, a Baptist high school and a Jewish summer camp. “In my high school, we weren’t allowed to dance,” he reminisces. “Everybody had to be at least six inches away from the opposite sex at all times. We had record burnings, … [Read more…]

The Olive Tree Bible App

“The best free Bible app for reading and studying God’s Holy Word and comes with great translations like the NIV, ESV, KJV, NKJV, and more!” (personal favorite = The Message Bible) Take notes, highlight verses, bookmark your favorite passages, and watch them all sync automatically to all your devices. Choose a Bible Reading Plan on … [Read more…]


@ the Hoogland Center for the Arts Springfield, IL $15 / ticket (plus snack/drink/discussion after) Leaving church parking lot @ 6pm / return home by 10pm Sign Up in the Family Room @ LCChurch this Sunday!  

Spiritual vs. Emotional Maturity

“It’s Impossible to Be Spiritually Mature, While Remaining Emotionally Immature.”  “Who you are is more important than what you do.” “Jesus was not SELFLESS. He did not live as if ONLY other people counted. He knew his value and worth. He had friends. He asked people to help him. At the same time Jesus was … [Read more…]

Are you “TrueFaced”?

“The day of self-righteous, religious performing for cheap applause is coming to an end.” TrueFaced draws a clear distinction between two very different underlying motives: my determination to please God or to trust Him. The resulting difference from these two starting points could not be more profound. One results in a striving that never feels … [Read more…]