Over 70% of church attending teenagers…teenagers who regularly attend church when they are in their parents homes…over 70%…walk away from Christianity within a few years of leaving their parents home…this number has risen over the last few years alone. Which means less than three out of 10 church attending…
10 If the ax is dull and its edge unsharpened, more strength is needed, but skill will bring success. It’s not enough to WANT TO be successful in your life… marriage… careers… etc. Desire is not enough… dedication is not enough… prayer is not enough… The bible says that skill will bring success and until…
Psalm 40:6–8 6 Sacrifice and offering You did not desire; My ears You have opened. Burnt offering and sin offering You did not require. 7 Then I said, “Behold, I come; In the scroll of the book it is written of me. 8 I delight to do Your will, O my God, And Your law is within my heart.” Commitment to…
Outcasts - Luke: a Gospel for the Rejected
As Luke juxtaposes the sending of Jesus' disciples out into their home region for ministry with Herod's questions of who Jesus is, we find some important lessons about how each of us has an account to give.
A special message about maintaining peace and loving our neighbor during a time when the congregation was unable to gather physically due to caution over COVID-19.
Jason Worf • Sermon • • 111 views • 42:47
The fourth Sabbath in August is the global Adventist church's enditnow emphasis day where we stand up against violence in all forms. Jason Worf shares about verbal abuse in this sermon called "Words that Wound." He addresses victims of abuse, abusers, and compasionate bystanders from Isaiah 58 and the advice of Christian counselors on how to respond to abusive speach.
Come Home to
Intro I love this time of the year… Christmas music… Christmas movies… the food at Christmas is even different. I think the thing that seems to capture the emotions of the Christmas seas is the feeling of “Home for the Holidays. People go to great lengths to get home for the holidays. What is it about…
Brooks Simpson • Sermon • • 91 views
Finished Daniel - Plug App /Easter – Jesus established that kingdom. Treasure – What is most valuable to you? what is most valuable to you? Does it bring you ultimate joy? What you value most is what you hope will bring you ultimate joy. Does it Great Commission – advance the kingdom. 19 Go therefore…
Today, we are celebrating 2 years as River Church. One thing we want to do is to make a difference in the lives of people in our congregation and around the WB. Fire in town shopping center – Firefighters couldn’t get it under control – Situation hopeless - Truck carrying farm workers came over hill…