Mark 4:35-41 – Jesus: A King to be Feared

This passage isn’t about storms. Not physical storms. Certainly not metaphorical storms. Does this passage have application towards those things? Absolutely. But Mark didn’t put this passage in his account of the gospel to comfort you in the face of the storms in your life. In fact if you walk away from this passage feeling […]

Posted on: January 25, 2018 - 10:20PM

CLC Talks – Our Heart for the Nations – Part 1

In the seventh episode of our CLC Talks series, one of our deacons, Jonathan Cordeau sits down with our lead pastor, Justin Perry, to discuss why we as a church do missions, some of the criteria for how we select missions partnerships, and ways that our church members can participate in reaching the nations in […]

Posted on: January 19, 2018 - 4:00PM

Mark 4:21-34 – The Unstoppable Growth of the Kingdom of God

The mustard-seed is the smallest of all those seeds which grow to any considerable size: and such was the Church of Christ at its first establishment in the world. It consisted at first of our Lord and his twelve Disciples; and even after our Lord’s ascension, their number was only one hundred and twenty. Soon […]

Posted on: January 18, 2018 - 10:00PM

Mark 4:1-20 – Are You Receptive to the Word of God?

Beloved, it is necessary to take an honest inventory of the state of your soul, and to be sure to verify that the Gospel seed has taken root in good soil.   Presumably, many of you here today have, at some point in your life, welcomed the Word of Christ into your heart. There was […]

Posted on: January 11, 2018 - 10:00PM

Mark 3:20-35 – The Gracious Invitation of Jesus to Be Family

We have to think of Christ here as Himself putting away the lower claims, in order more fully to yield Himself to the higher. It was because it would have been impossible for Him to do the will of His Father if He had yielded to the purposes of His brethren and His mother, that […]

Posted on: January 4, 2018 - 10:00PM