MAY 31 – MY LIFE IS NOT MY OWN

by CLC_Staff on May 27, 2015

Not My Own - Mark OverbeekJoin us this Sunday as we welcome Mark Overbeek to CLC. Mark will share with us from the book of John on what it is to abide or remain in Jesus.

Scripture Reference: John 15: 1-11

Overbeek_2014_cropped[1]Mark and his wife, Heather, have served as Missionaries on Kodiak Island in Alaska for over 10 years, almost all of that time in a rural, fly-in only, native village of about 200 Alutiiq people.  They share the Good News and love of Christ with the children and adults of the village through weekly worship, after school kids’ programs, and special events, programs, and trips like camps.  They want to see groups of thriving believers in each of the Island’s 6 villages and the city of Kodiak living and sharing the Gospel in their communities. Mark and Heather have 5 children ages 13 to 1.

 

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THE VALLEY OF DRY BONES

by CLC_Staff on May 20, 2015

Dry Bones - Stacy BonczykTHIS WEEK’S SERMON

We will be hearing from Annastasia Bonczyk this Sunday, May 24. Her topic will be The Valley of Dry Bones. Dryness has a way of seeping into our lives. Moments after walking through a beautiful garden Ezekiel and God are swept into this valley full of dry bones. This is a story of dryness and new life standing side by side. Let’s walk into this story where dry bones and a new life can stand together and see what the Lord may reveal about the hope hiding in the corners of our own lives.

Scripture Reference: Ezekiel 37: 1-14

FREEDOM FROM GREED, WORRY & JUDGEMENT

by CLC_Staff on May 11, 2015

Sermon on the MountAfter discussing the religious practice of the Pharisee’s outward attempts at law keeping, or righteousness, Jesus now looks at the concerns and values of the world (Security, Power, Status), and it’s three stumbling blocks: Greed, Worry and Judgment. Jesus teaches how to be free and live in his Kingdom. This is our final message in our Sermon on the Mount series.

Scripture Reference: Matthew 6:19-7:12

INSIDE TO OUT

May 4, 2015

To grow in Christ and expand the Kingdom of God, the focus must first be on the inside of a person – the outside happens second. Unfortunately, religion, in general and the law with the Pharisee’s interpretation, focuses on the outside first. This week is our third in our Sermon on the Mount series. Scripture […]

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ONE HUNDRED & TEN PERCENT!!

April 27, 2015

In our second week of The Sermon on the Mount series, Jesus is describing a “new way” and a “new Kingdom”. Here we see what it means in relation to God’s own law as given to Moses… and now practiced by the Pharisees. The core of the law is to go beyond it. Scripture Reference: […]

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WE’RE ALL INVITED!

April 21, 2015

This will introduce a 4-week series on the Sermon on the Mount. The first section tells us that Jesus is inviting all kinds of people to follow him. Blessed are….. However if you want to follow and get in on the Kingdom of God you must participate. Following Jesus is not a spectator sport. Scripture […]

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THE PRODIGAL SON – THE BOLLYWOOD VERSION

April 14, 2015

This week we welcome JP Sundararajan, the India-Asia director for Audio Scripture Ministries. JP will share the story of his parents’ journey to Jesus. Audio Scripture Ministries works with national organizations around the world to produce and distribute audio recordings of God’s Word in a variety of languages. In India alone, more than 1,600 languages […]

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ADDICITIONS: HOW DOES GOD HELP?

April 6, 2015

Many people are afflicted by addictions. Some of us are addicts, others recovering addicts, and others affected by the addicts around us. This week we will show how God can help addicts and their victims. Scripture Reference: I Corinthians 6: 18-20; Romans 3: 21-26

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EASTER SUNDAY – A LOOK AT THE EVIDENCE

March 31, 2015

This Easter we will look at the evidence of Jesus’ resurrection. We live in a world of many sceptics. Today, we will encourage and strengthen those who believe and also give cause to believe for those who do not! Scripture Reference: Matthew 28: 1-15  

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IT’S A CRAZY PLAN!

March 23, 2015

Even on Palm Sunday, and the “Triumphal Entry”, there is controversy and conflict. To be sure, there is much going on during this event, but this is like life, is it not? Much is going on. Some good, some bad, some obvious, some obscure. Oftentimes God’s way seems kind of crazy. Yet this is what […]

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