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Aug. 10-11

Sermon Quote of the Week

"It is often in our toughest times that we see how close God is to us. We discover he is near when we trust him in the midst of our darkness and pain.”
- Greg Waybright, Senior Pastor, May 13/14, 2017

Who We Are

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New to Lake?

At first, many find themselves overwhelmed by LAC's size. Don't worry! There are plenty of loving, caring individuals...

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What We Believe

We believe in one God, Creator of all things, infinitely perfect and eternally existing in a unity of love.

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Our History

On November 25, 1896, the charter members of Lake Avenue Church held their first worship service.

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Our Pastor

After twelve years of leadership as President of Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois...

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Adult Classes & Small Groups

Our theme, "Growing Together," highlights our mission to connect people relationally to community, where we can grow in our love for Christ and one another through biblical reflection, mutual care and support and service. If you're not in an Adult Community already, check out all the opportunities for you to find one near you!

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