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OUR MISSION IS TO SHARE THE
LOVE OF CHRIST EVERY DAY.
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WELCOME TO LOVE OF CHRIST CHURCH IN ST. CLOUD, MN!
 

It’s all about Jesus. Everything we strive to do and be is influenced by Him. In the Bible, a guy by the name of Paul wrote a letter to a church much like Love of Christ (LOC), but just in a different part of the world. In his letter he wrote these powerful words:

“Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us.” (Eph. 5:1-2)

That’s what we want to be – people who imitate God by living lives of love just as Jesus Christ loved us. I guess that’s why this church is named “Love of Christ.” If we can love every day like Jesus loves us, our world would be a much better place.

Because we truly believe that, we made it our mission: to share the love of Christ every day. It’s not long. It’s not complicated. It’s not hiding anything. It’s just all about Jesus. Welcome to Love of Christ!
 
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Aug 21, 2016
Gone Fishin’ – Exciting Fish, Exciting Faith
Series: Gone Fishin'
Any fisherman worth his salt will have a story (or ten) about the one that got away. Embellishment and fishing seem to go hand in hand, so when we see the account of netting a miraculous number of fish, we are understandably skeptical. Could Jesus have enabled his disciples to haul in such a great catch, and if so, what might that mean for us?
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  • Aug 21, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Exciting Fish, Exciting Faith
    Aug 21, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Exciting Fish, Exciting Faith
    Series: Gone Fishin'
    Any fisherman worth his salt will have a story (or ten) about the one that got away. Embellishment and fishing seem to go hand in hand, so when we see the account of netting a miraculous number of fish, we are understandably skeptical. Could Jesus have enabled his disciples to haul in such a great catch, and if so, what might that mean for us?
  • Aug 14, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and the End of the World #2
    Aug 14, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and the End of the World #2
    Series: Gone Fishin'
     
  • Aug 7, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and the End of the World #1
    Aug 7, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and the End of the World #1
    Series: Gone Fishin'
    In the midst of summer and a growing season, surrounded by green at every turn, it is hard to imagine living in an area that is suffering a drought. The dry season and barren wasteland of winter will be upon us all too soon or is it already here? As we go through the challenges of life, we can often feel dried up and parched. God wants us to be well hydrated spiritually – so where do we turn for refreshment?
  • Jul 31, 2016Gone Fishin’: Fishy Idol
    Jul 31, 2016
    Gone Fishin’: Fishy Idol
    Series: Gone Fishin'
    "Gone Fishin': Fishy Idol" from Love of Christ by Pastor Steve. Released: 2016.
  • Jul 24, 2016Gone Fishin’ – The Miraculous Fish Fry
    Jul 24, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – The Miraculous Fish Fry
    Series: Gone Fishin'
    The "Miraculous Fish Fry” - that’s probably what Minnesotans would call the “Feeding of the 5000" in the Bible. You know, every gospel (Matt, Mark, Luke, John) includes this miracle of Jesus - it’s the only one like that. Why is that? Maybe it’s because Jesus wants you to know he cares about your stomach as well as your soul. Really.
  • Jul 17, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Big Fish (Part 2) The One That Gave Away
    Jul 17, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Big Fish (Part 2) The One That Gave Away
    Series: Gone Fishin'
    It’s not hard to see God’s plan in your life; you just have to stop staring at your own. This is especially hard for people who think they have God’s plan in sight, but have unwittingly supplanted it with their own. How do we know then who’s plan we’re looking at? Well, is it a big fish or is it the cross?
  • Jul 10, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Big Fish (Part 1) The One That Got Away
    Jul 10, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Big Fish (Part 1) The One That Got Away
    Series: Gone Fishin'
     
  • Jul 3, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and Freedom
    Jul 3, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and Freedom
    Series: Gone Fishin'
    We celebrate freedom this weekend! We hope you and your family have a wonderful time. At LOC on Sunday, we’re celebrating the freedom Jesus won for us - a freedom that is experienced daily, and then ultimately forever. Come in from the heat and hear more as we worship Jesus this Sunday!
  • Jun 26, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Dead Fish
    Jun 26, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Dead Fish
    Series: Gone Fishin'

    Have you ever smelled rotting fish on a shoreline or in the water?  Pretty awful isn’t it?  Kind of like sin when it rots in our lives because we continue to believe false gods and their promises.  We need something to clean up that putrescence.  “Someone" actually.  His name is Jesus, and he is the sin scrubbing, false god whooping, ultimate Savior!

  • Jun 19, 2016Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and Fatherhood
    Jun 19, 2016
    Gone Fishin’ – Fishing and Fatherhood
    Series: Gone Fishin'

    In comparison to Mother’s Day, our nation spends about 1/3 less on Father’s Day. Does that mean that dads are less important? The Bible doesn’t share that sentiment – in fact, Jesus has a lot to say about what being a good parent is all about, even connecting fish and fathers!

 
 
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