When I was younger I hated the phrase “You can talk the talk, but can you walk the walk?”. Usually it was some adult figure saying it to me and I didn’t want to hear it. We have all observed a time where someone said they could do something, but when it came time to prove it they […]
Welcome to Our Church
City Lights Church is a Non-denominational Church in the city of Scranton for people just like you! Whether you have grown up in church or have no background in Christianity, you can call City Lights home. Our focus is quite simple: Worship God, Grow with each other, and Serve our city.
City Lights Church is a place that is culturally engaging with its foundation firmly found in the scriptures. We are a blend of modern worship, and Gospel-Centered preaching set in the context of a relaxed environment that cares more about the condition of your heart than your attire. In other words there is no formal dress code, just clothes. Join our church for an upcoming service in Scranton at 10:30 am or feel free to contact us for more info or to speak to a pastor.
Why do you believe what you believe? Join us for our current series called “Foundations”, where we will look at the foundational beliefs of Christianity. This will be a great time for anyone who is seeking answers to life’s big questions, or for those who have been a follower of Christ for a long time. No […]
Home Groups are the primary way to connect with each other outside of Sunday service; where we develop friendships, look deeper into scripture, as well as spend time in prayer and worship. For more information call (570) 871-0525. Current Home Groups At City Lights: Wednesdays at 7pm 1926 N. Main Ave Scranton Thursdays at 7pm 1618 […]
Join us the second Saturday of every month for a night of worship and encountering the presence of God. This is a special time where anyone who desires to worship is welcome, regardless of what church you regularly attend. These nights start at 7pm.
From The Blog
Ministers throughout the land preach about the blessings of God and that is good. However, I have also found our faith to befall of adventure. Let me elaborate… In Matthew 28:19, Jesus launches the Great Commission: “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and […]
As seasons are changing and the holidays are drawing near, I think of the greeting we often see in Christmas cards -“Peace on earth”. Where did that come from? Can we really have peace on the earth? Luke 2:14 says “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill toward men”. That’s a […]
God has always wanted to bless His people. His blessings are not always financial in nature, but they don’t exclude the realm of finances either. In Matthew 5:3 Jesus states, “Blessed are the poor in spirit” which points out the fact that we can be rich or poor in different areas and still be blessed. […]
Have you ever wondered about Christian service? Our greatest example, Jesus, can shed some light into the subject. Mark 10:45 says, For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many. Jesus came to serve and to give his life–in other […]