YOLO and Carpe Diem

I’m a BIG “Carpe Diem” or  “Seize the Day” fan. I love this ancient idea. It is one of the oldest themes in western history. As best we know, it originated with the Roman poet Horace about 2,000 years ago. Of course the movie, Dead Poets Society, reintroduced the phrase for our times. In recent […]

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Identity Message Series

Few things are as powerful and confusing as your identity and image.  God has beautiful and transformative things to say about who you are and who you can become. When you know who you really are, when you know your people and your place, when you know the truest things about you–you flourish. Join us […]

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“40” by U2

This past Sunday, Pastor Brian spoke about the song “40” by U2.  The song was originally included on their album War, and leading crowds in singing the song has become a feature of U2’s concerts. The lyrics are lifted directly from Psalm 40.   As U2 lead singer Bono told the Los Angeles Times in […]

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Sunday Plus: How to Grow at Living Word

One of Living Word’s strengths is the wide variety of classes and events we offer. In our latest Sunday Plus, Pastor Brian gives a brief overview of how to find a place to grow at Living Word. Explore your options on our homepage, in your weekly program, or stop by the Next Steps Center in […]

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Summer Break

We hope that you have been enjoying the Life at Living Word blog. We also hope that you are taking time to rest and enjoy the remainder of the summer. The blog, too, will be taking a short rest. We’ll see you in early August, when our regular posting schedule resumes.

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