Author Archives: Pastor Andrew

About Pastor Andrew

Follower of Jesus, Husband to Carissa, Daddy to Olivia, Sophia, and Amelia, Lead Pastor at LifePoint Church in Vancouver, WA.

Show Me Your Doctrine

Is right doctrine more a matter of what you say you believe or what you show you believe? If you read the book of Titus (and the book of James for that matter), I think you’ll find that right doctrine … Continue reading

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A Season of Hope

We’re trying out something new this Christmas at LifePoint. Here is one of the video blogs that you can find at, the site we have dedicated to our Advent themes throughout this month. This week’s theme: Hope.

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“Through all the darkness, Jesus has been there.”

If you missed these great stories from Sunday, here they are. These folks went public with their faith in Jesus this last weekend, and it was awesome.

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The Religious Leader and the Shamed Outcast

How are you doing on your Christmas shopping? I’m about half-way there. I don’t know what your personal gift-search strategy is, but I tend to prefer the heat-seeking missile approach. I want to spend as little time as possible in … Continue reading

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A More Thorough Sermon On John 3

Yesterday at LifePoint we kicked off The Hour Has Come, our 2014 Advent series. I preached a single verse of Scripture, examining in detail the contents of John 3:16. We camped out in this one verse, and we found that it … Continue reading

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High School Parents Take Note

As our youth ministry continues to grow at LPC, we are able to develop some more age-targeted activities throughout the year. For the first time in a number of years, this winter we will doing two separate retreats, one for … Continue reading

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The Hour Has Come

This weekend we kick off our Advent series at LifePoint: The Hour Has Come. We have taken this series title from John’s gospel, and we’ll spend the first three weeks of December examining the Advent themes of LOVE, HOPE, and … Continue reading

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