Our Continued Response to the Coronavirus

Dear Lakewood Family, I pray that you all are well. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented unique challenges to churches all over the world, ours included. We are constantly evaluating our discipleship strategies in order to serve you better, and are attempting to...

Coronavirus Update: 03/14/20

Coronavirus Update: March 14, 2020 Dear Lakewood Family, I pray that you are enjoying the weekend and are resting in the sovereignty of our God, even in the middle of what feels like a worldwide panic over the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic. As you know, I consulted...

Do The Ordinary: Gospel Balance

In my vain life I have seen everything. There is a righteous man who perishes in his righteousness, and there is a wicked man who prolongs his life in his evildoing. Be not overly righteous, and do not make yourself too wise. Why should you destroy yourself? Be not...

Suffering and the Sovereignty of God

The church has not been spending its energy to go deep with the unfathomable God of the Bible. Against the overwhelming weight and seriousness of the Bible, much of the church is choosing, at this very moment, to become more light and shallow and...