Serve Others

Serving others is an indispensable part of making disciples because it shows folks we care about them, not just as projects we’re trying to convert and get to join us, but as people who are valued and valuable to God. On the night before His death, Jesus served His disciples by washing their feet. Then He shared a meal with …

Grow in Christ

In Bay County following Hurricane Michael, everyone is experiencing “house challenges.” Make sure you do not let not having a space to meet stop you from connecting with your circle of life-givers and finding opportunities to bless people. It is important to keep relationships alive… we call this “taking turns pulling each other out of the pit.” Just as the hurricane …

What is a Life-Giver?

Our goal as a church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ. We do that by loving God and loving others in life-giving ways. Now, for that to happen, each of us must be a life-giver. What exactly does a life-giver look like? Let me describe it in this way: The opposite of a life-giver is a life-taker. It’s that …

Mission and Vision: Simply Put

The LHUMC Mission is: Make disciples of Jesus Christ who bring God’s love and life to their community and world. This mission statement is based on a couple of key scriptures: The first one is the Great Commission where Jesus told His followers… “Go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the …