May 2018

Everyday Saints | Megan Waldrop

This past Sunday, Megan Waldrop was the featured guest in our ongoing “Everyday Saints” worship series. She was asked to speak with us because the vocation of motherhood (whether you have a job outside of the home or within it) is so critical.Yet – by the virtue of its very nature – it often makes it hard […]

Everyday Saints | Andrea Low

One of Lakeside UMC’s founding members and current Finance Chair, Andrea Low, joined Rev. Andrew Payne for our second installment of the Everyday Saints worship series to discuss how she manages the balance of her career, her family, and her faith.  

April 2018

Everyday Saints | Chris Brown

Pastor Andrew began our new Everyday Saints worship series by visiting with longtime Lakeside member, Lieutenant Chris Brown of the Deer Park Police Department.

Welcome Home. | Serve.

We closed-out our “Welcome Home.” worship series by focusing on our mission mandate to Serve. Serving others is not always about mission trips or projects. Rather, it is a way you approach the world and how you live with Christ at the very center.

Welcome Home. | Grow.

Pastor Andrew continued our “Welcome Home.” worship series with a message entitled “Grow.” and encouraged us to experience spiritual growth in three key areas: Purpose, Priorities and Power.

Welcome Home. | Welcome

As we began our new “Welcome Home.” worship series, Lakeside UMC Lay Leader, Jonathan Low, started by revealing the Vibrant Church Initiative (VCI) Vision Team’s Mission Mandate for Lakeside as we support The Great Commission (Matthew 28: 18-20) by welcoming all neighbors home to grow and serve Jesus Christ. Pastor Andrew provided further clarity for our church’s path […]

Easter Sunday | Unbelievable

Pastor Andrew’s Easter message “Unbelievable” questioned if we’ve, “become so ‘rational’, so ‘quantitative’ that we can no longer believe that the Holy Spirit might be up to something good?” The hope is that you will open yourself up and ‘roll away the stone’ that is keeping God and God’s purposes from surrounding you and dancing […]

March 2018

Lent: Restored | Message in the Mess

Pastor Andrew concluded the Restored worship series with this moving message on Palm Sunday.

Lent: Restored | No Messing Around

Using the story depicted in John 3:1-21, Rev. Andrew Payne spoke about the foundation of our lives — how we expect to come to know God and to live the life He has called us to.  

Lent: Restored | Bless This Mess

Sin impacts many parts of our lives as it touches many places. But for us to find salvation in our sin, we must confess and state our dependence on Christ in order to repent and accept Christ’s Lordship in our life.