CLB Commentaries

First Sunday in Advent

First Sunday in Advent (Series B) December 3, 2017 Gospel: Mark 11:1-10 or Mark 13:24-37 Epistle: 1 Cor. 1:3-9 Lesson: Is. 64:1-9 Psalm: Psalm 80:1-7 CLB Commentary – Rev. Ken Narvesen Advent…Palm Sunday…both are about the Kingdom of God. The only way to properly prepare for Christmas is to think in terms of not just

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Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) October 15th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 22:1-14 Epistle: Philippians 4:4-13 Lesson: Isaiah 25:6-9 Psalm: Psalm 23 CLB Commentary – Dr. David Veum The Context: In Matthew 21:23ff the Pharisees questioned the authority of Jesus. They refused to answer his question about the source of John the Baptist’s ministry. He

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