5 Ways to Help Your Children Walk in the Truth

July 25, 2016

One of the easy traps for parents to fall into is having shortsighted goals for their children. If I can just make it through today… (particularly in the

3 Ways to Win as a Parent

July 14, 2016

Being a parent is a tough job. And in today’s broken society, it sometimes seems that there are 1,001 forces working against you. But parenting is not only

How to Protect Your Children

May 27, 2016

Do you ever tremble at the incredible responsibilities on your shoulders as a parent? On one hand, you are called to protect the tender hearts and minds of

When Seventh Graders Surrender to the Ministry

April 25, 2016

Last night was a highlight for Terrie and me and our church family as we had the ordination service for our youngest son, Matthew.I remember almost fifteen

Open Letter from Antelope Valley Music Academy

March 21, 2016

Hi Pastor, I just wanted to share with you the experience our LBS choir, band, and strings had last week in Anaheim at the Worldstrides Onstage competition.

Why I Recommend One Year of Bible College

January 14, 2016

It’s a conversation I’ve had many times:High Schooler: I don’t know what I should do when I finish high school. Maybe I should go to trade school or university

Exciting New Updates

December 28, 2015

Dear Parents and Students, The Lord continues to bless each year at LBS and has given us an outstanding student body, faculty, and staff! Parents, thank you

5 Common (But Wrong) Assumptions Christian Parents Make

December 9, 2015

Assumptions are powerful for two reasons: first, because we often don’t recognize our assumptions (by definition, we accept them as fact) and second, because

4 Ways to Make Family Devotions Work

November 30, 2015

Parents are responsible not only to teach God’s Word to their children but to “teach them diligently.” Deuteronomy 6:7 describes the level of persistence with

Helping Teens Hear God’s Call

May 9, 2015

Every year, as we host West Coast Baptist Youth Conference, we have several top prayer requests. One of these is to see young people called by God into full

How to Study for Tests

January 26, 2015

Research conducted in Great Britain and the United States, on how students study for tests focused on students that wait until the last minute to do their

Helping Teens Make the Connection between Technology and Purity

January 23, 2015

When I was a young boy in Northern California, the only time I wanted to go inside was dinnertime. All other hours, I wanted to be outside playing.Playtime for