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Personal Choices, Truth, Evil, and Trust

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What a fascinating time to live! Every day is an adventure, for you can’t predict exactly what you’ll encounter. One of the trends in our time is the emphasis on personal choices. You might recall that I’ve highlighted it in a sermon or two, using the Burger King slogan as an example: “Have it your way.” That’s only one very small example of a tidal trend that has been submerging our whole culture for some time. Choices are everywhere, and the act of making your own choices appears to be one of the most important or even sacred things in our culture.

Let’s Make the New Normal Better Than the Old

What makes a Christian? Certainly not anything superior to others. Christians who believe what the Bible actually says will be the first to admit that they don’t deserve anything different from God than their non-Christian neighbors deserve. There is no room in the Christian Church for a “holier than thou” attitude. That’s why Christians frequently…

LYA 2022

LYA will be happening in 2022! Here is some preliminary info to forward onto your youth (promotional materials will be out in early Feb.): LYA 2022, “Out of Zion”  July 28-31  Held at Dixie State University (Utah Tech University), St. George, Utah (We will be making a trip to Zion National Park during the convention)…

Christianity 101 Wednesdays at 3:45-5:15 PM

We have another opportunity for those who are less familiar with the beliefs and practices of Lakewood Lutheran Church and School to learn more! A class that covers this introduction is often called “Christianity 101,” but it’s not just a matter of studying information. Living a Christian life is just as much about what we…

Lakewood Lutheran Church Celebrates 75 Years

Seventy-five years ago on November 27, 28, and 29 services were held in Lakewood by missionaries representing the Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Those gatherings grew into Lakewood Lutheran Church. We will celebrate God’s blessings over that time on Sunday, November 28, with a service at 3 PM using the forward-looking theme, “Thy Word Shall Fortify us…

Quarterly Meeting Planned on Tuesday, October 12

Members of Lakewood Lutheran Church will meet at 5 PM on October 12, 2021 for our next quarterly meeting. Items for consideration include our organization under a church council format, the potential calling of at least one teacher for the next school year, and maintenance needs on the property. There may be other items, but…