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.


Continually Woven Together

God Works Things Together For Good Romans 8:28 God sees things in our life through an eternal prospective. In Romans 8:28, The focus is not on one event in the our life but all the battles, trials and test that God is weaving together so that we would be conformed into the image of Jesus Christ. There is a difference between saying “each thing by itself is good” and “all things work together for good.” If we are going through…

The Standard Is Christ

The Standard You Choose Determines the Quality of Your Life Colossians 2 AMP When you are measuring your decisions or actions, what standard are you using? In Colossians chapter 2, the Apostle Paul was confronting a number of false standards that were threatening to undermine the faith of the believers and cheat them from the blessing that God had appointed for them. These same things are threatening to do the same thing for Christians today. In this message, discover some…

Choose Joy

Strength for the Overcomer Proverbs 17:22 TPT Joy is a powerful defense against despair and depression. Joy is something that should flow from every Christian’s life. It is the strength of God operating within us and empowering us in the face of every challenge. Discover how you can walk in joy and have strength to overcome.

He Restores My Soul

Healing For the Wounded Soul Psalm 23:3a We were created by God with a body, soul, and spirit and God desires that our entire being would kept by Christ (see 1 Thessalonians 5:23). We can experience wounds in our soul through sin, trauma and even generational wounds can be passed on to us. Thankfully, the power of God is sufficient to overcome these things. Discover how to rest in the finished work of Christ and find healing for the wounded…


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!