WELCOME TO LAKE AVENUE MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH
Claimed by Christ...Committed to Community...Called to Serve
CHURCH BUILDING TEMPORARILY CLOSED - MINISTRY CONTINUES ONLINE!
Want to connect with some of the ministries at LABC that have been moved online (temporarily)? Here are all the links you'll need!
ONLINE SUNDAY NIGHT KIDS GROUP
Sunday's at 5:00 p.m.
All kids (ages 4-14) are invited to join for one hour of online fun, games and learning (think Sunday School but on Sunday Night!) Click the link to join ... and if you have questions please reach out to Becka at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Sunday March 19, 2023
Sunday March 19, 2023
Sunday March 12, 2023
Sunday March 5, 2023
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On Monday February 13, 2023, a car hit the side of the church building. We have had to close the building temporarily. We do not know exactly when things will be open again, but all groups/meetings/rentals will need to be held elsewhere until further notice. Thank you for your patience as we work through this unexpected situation.
LABC 150TH ANNIVERSARY
LABC was founded in 1871. We have had an incredible history, where God has been moving in us and through us in so many exciting ways.
During the 2021-2022 Church Year, LABC will be celebrating it's 150th Anniversary. We encourage you to follow the link below to learn more about the exciting history of LABC and to join us as we move into our next 150 years!
Come back each week as the videos will be changing weekly!
The Second 30 Years (1901-1931)
The Third 30 Years (1931-1961)
The Fourth 30 Years (1961-1991)
The Fourth 30 Years (1991-2021) ... Coming Soon!
WHO WE ARE
“Claimed by Christ...Committed to Community...Called to Serve.”
Lake Avenue Baptist Church is a Christ-centered, diverse, urban, multi-ethnic, multi-cultural, multi-lingual, mission-driven congregation of gifted and caring people. We welcome, unconditionally, all seekers of Christ’s love and direction: women, men, children, youth; people of diverse ages, races, histories, abilities and sexual orientations. We are American Baptist, with historically strong neighborhood and ecumenical commitments. We are:
* Claimed by Christ: We are God’s own and are not here by chance. We open ourselves to God’s Light and Love. We look to the Bible for guidance, and we respond to Christ’s call to discipleship.
* Committed to Community: As members of Christ’s Body, we are as family. We gather for creative and meaningful worship, helpful support and spiritual growth. We are building an open, welcoming, caring and respectful community. We uphold Baptist principles and support strong ecumenical and interfaith ties.
* Called to Serve: We respond to Christ’s call by sharing our gifts in acts of service. We reach out as a church to our neighborhood, our city, and beyond. We go into the world to do justice, make peace, and share God’s love.
SUNDAY WORSHIP SCHEDULE
Come and Worship With Us
10:00 AM – Worship Service (Main Sanctuary)
10:30 AM – Children’s & Youth Sunday School
11:15 AM – Fellowship Time (Fellowship Hall)
11:45 AM – Adult Education Offerings (Classroom One and Study)
12:30 PM – Burmese Worship (Downstairs Sanctuary)
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