The Life Church Blog

A Collection of Thoughts, Stories, & Encouragment From Our Leaders

Not a Sermon Just a Thought

“Day 22” Well, today is day 21 of our annual 21 Days of Prayer! It’s been an incredible time and we have seen God move in amazing ways. Tonight we will close it out with a night of worship, healing and breakthrough. Tonight, I’m believing for...

Not a Sermon Just a Thought

Growing up, I loved spy-related books, movies, TV shows, video games, etc.  I loved everything about the fantastical world of intrigue, stealth, and action.  From James Bond to Jason Bourne, I loved it all.   One of the main aspects of any good spy...

Not a Sermon Just a Thought

Prayer Lessons We Learn From Our Children Probably one of the biggest lessons I’ve learned about prayer, I learned from my oldest son, Jordan, when he was about 9 years old. He was attending Children’s Church where the leader announced that they were...

Not a Sermon Just a Thought

"Thus the Lord used to speak to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend."  Ex 33:11a ESV When this Scripture came to my mind, I remembered it as Moses speaking to God as a friend.  It was stunning to read that it was God who spoke to Moses as a...

Not a Sermon Just a Thought

Tomorrow we enter into our second week of 21 Days of Prayer! Every year that we have participated in 21 Days of Prayer, many people have already had their prayers answered by the end of the first week. And this time is no exception! We have already seen healings and...

Not a Sermon Just a Thought

As we enter into the first week of Twenty-One Days of Prayer, my prayer for you is that you would learn to embrace and love the journey of prayer. I think most of us think of prayer as a simple conversation with God, and in many ways prayer is just talking with God....

A Lifestyle of Prayer

  Day 21—A LIFESTYLE OF PRAYER As we make prayer part of our daily routine, we're going to see great things happen.  We have Saturday prayer today at 9:00-10:00am in Warrenton (Stoneridge Events Center), Manassas, and Winchester.   Check out the digital...

God’s Kingdom

  Day 20—THE KINGDOM OF GOD We're called to be kingdom-minded people, believing for greater things than just our own lives.    There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas, and Winchester at 6:00-7:00am. Plus, we...

Protection

  Day 19—PROTECTION When we pray, we have a right to expect the protection of God.    There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas, and Winchester at 6:00-7:00am. Plus, we have Saturday prayer every weekend at...

Forgiveness

  Day 18—FORGIVENESS Forgiveness is a vital part of prayer. We forgive because we have been forgiven.  There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas, and Winchester at 6:00-7:00am. Plus, we have Saturday prayer every...

Influence

  Day 17—INFLUENCE As a follower of Jesus, you're not called to be influenced, to be conformed to the world, you are called to be an influencer.  There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas, and Winchester at...

Blessing

  Day 16—BLESSING God blesses us in order to be a blessing. He wants to bless us so that we can leverage it and serve people, love people, and meet their needs.  There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas,...

Identity

  Day 8—IDENTITY When we address God as our father, we find our identity and we find His identity.    There are prayer services tomorrow in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas, and Winchester at 6:00-7:00am. Plus, we have Saturday prayer...

Impossible Prayers

  Day 14—IMPOSSIBLE PRAYERS God doesn't want us to pray small prayers. He wants us to pray for the impossible.  We have Saturday prayer today at 9:00-10:00am in Warrenton (Stoneridge Events Center), Manassas, and Winchester. Plus, come to prayer services...

Provision

  DAY 13—PROVISION In the Lord's Prayer, Jesus instructs us to pray for daily provision. God wants to take care of our everyday needs.  There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas, and Winchester at 6:00-7:00am. Plus,...

Simplicity

DAY 12—SIMPLICITY We make prayer too complicated. One of the greatest analogies of prayer in the Bible is children coming to Jesus in simplicity. There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas, and Winchester at...

Habits

  Day 11—HABITS We all have many habits that create the outcome of our life. When prayer and faith are part of our regimen, we can expect God to do the impossible. Keep on believing. There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore...

Not Settling

  Day 10—NOT SETTLING Never settle in the wilderness. Prayer should produce an expectancy that there is a Promised Land in front of us. God will keep His Word! There are prayer services today in Warrenton (Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room), Manassas,...