Letter from Pastor Adam, Senior Pastor

August 8, 2018 Dear Lake Gaston Family, My family and I are very grateful for the warm reception we experienced during our time with you. I realize we don’t really know one another all that well yet, but it is my prayer that we will continue to intercede in prayer for each other as God’s […]

Welcome Pastor Adam and Family!

Church Family,   Is it just me or have the last few weeks flown by extra fast? Wow! It seems like just yesterday the Pastor Search Committee acknowledged they had a possible candidate. I could tell they were excited and the excitement has been contagious as the weeks progressed. It is so good to see […]

Associate Pastor’s Letter to Congregation

(originally published to church  10/16/2017) LGBC Church Family,                                                                            Let me here express where I sense God may be […]

Worship Preparation Team

Worship Team Purpose and Guide   Purpose To craft each Sunday morning service in such a way that the congregation and visitors to LGBC can engage authentically with the written, sung, and spoken Living Word of God being individually transformed in heart and mind through the express working of the Holy Spirit and unified as […]

Decision Making in the Church

Robert’s Rules of Order have long been a standard for Baptists in congregation led churches. The original book was published in 1876 by General Henry M. Robert; but ultimately is drawn from hundreds of years of parliamentary procedure put in practice by governments throughout western civilization. The foundation of these rules has continued to prove […]

Is the Sanctuary Secure?

Dear Church Family,   My heart is broken for the congregation of FBC Sutherland Springs in Texas that suffered such loss this past Sunday. While the motives of the shooter do not seem to be religiously motivated this act definitely still stands as a testimony of the existence of evil in this world and the […]