At Christian Life Center you’ll find that we are just real people, who face real trials and real problems like everyone else.  We just serve a real God who helps us get through life one day at a time.

Senior Pastor: Barry & Tanyau Boatright

Pastor Barry and Tanyau have six children and currently reside in Tool Texas. They are both from the Shreveport La. area. Pastor Barry comes from a long heritage of ministers. Christian Life Center was founded in 1983 by his parents Rev. Thurman and Margaret Boatright. Pastor has served in the Youth and Worship while Tanyau served in the Childrens ministry since 1986. Upon his father’s retirement n 1998; Pastor Barry entered his calling to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ. He has been the Senior Pastor at CLC since 1999. This family has dedicated their lives to loving God and serving people. 

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Associate Pastors: Jeff & Emily Reynolds

Jeff and Emily with their house full of girls; Brooke, Emma, and Katie live in Kaufman. They have worshiped at Christian Life Center since 2004. God restored their lives and family soon after that. Jeff is the Associate Pastor and Men’s Ministry Director.  This family is a living testimony of the overcoming power of God.

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Office Administrators: Bobby & Rene Popham


Bobby and Rene’ have been a part of CLC for 17 years.  Church Admin. for almost 10 years.  Bobby is a retired Dallas Fireman after 33 years. Rene’ is still waiting to retire. LOL they have lived at Cedar Creek Lake for 22 years and together they have 4 children and 10 grandchildren. Love the lake life and spending time with friends and family.  We love our church and our church family.  It has been such a blessing being a part of the CLC staff and working with our CLC family.  

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