WELCOME HOME

We are a diverse group of young and old, from many nationalities, active duty Marines and retired vets, families and singles, first-time church goers and those who’ve been at this for a long time.

Consistent Leadership

Our Senior Pastors, Chris and Miriam Phillips, have faithfully lead River of Life Church since 1992.

MESSAGES AT THE RIVER

What Are You Doing Here?

Overcoming Fear, Discouragement and Depression 1 Kings 19:1-18 NLT Elijah was a towering figure in the Old Testament. He was a prophet who prayed that it would not rain and then prayed again that it would. He challenged a king and false prophets before the entire nation to determine which was the true God. He called down fire from heaven and turned the people back to righteousness. And he also experienced fear, discouragement and depression. The Bible says that Elijah…

Self-Defense part 2

Working With the Resources God Has Given 2 Kings 20:12-17 AMP There are ways that God will move to defend us from evil and keep us from all kinds of things. But there are also things that God calls upon us to do, and weapons He gives us, so that we can practice self-defense. Our health, family, mind, heart, faith, etc. are worth defending. God calls us to rise up with courage and defend these things. Using insights from King…

Peace and Wholeness

Healing for the Oppressed Acts 10:36-38 NKJV Jesus came to defeat the works of the enemy and deliver us from the power of the devil so that we might come under the dominion of the kingdom of God. There are many people who struggle with a lack of wholeness and therefore also have a lack of peace in their lives. Jesus came with a word of peace to bring freedom from oppression and wholeness to the individual. Discover how Jesus…

Self-Defense

Responding to Resistance Against God’s Will Nehemiah 4:7-23 NKJV Nehemiah was a godly leader who performed a miraculous feat – even while a servant to a foreign king he was able to organize the rebuilding of Jerusalem’s walls within 52 days. Like Nehemiah, we have an assignment from God that we have to work to fulfill. Initially, there was a point where Nehemiah was protected and covered, but as he began to experience success, resistance began to surface. At that…

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

Our focus is on changing lives and destinies of individuals, cities, and nations through the power of the Gospel by connecting people with the Lord Jesus Christ. Listen to the stories of people whose lives have been changed by the Gospel!