Does church ever feel routine or like it should be something more? It is easy to drift into complacency as an individual and a church if we are not careful. Watch this to hear the new big vision of River of Life Church and to see what your part is to keep us moving forward with God's mission.
As we start the new year, our wish is that we would truly make Jesus number one in our life. That we would change before we have to and take steps each day to simply grow in our relationship with God. What does it look like for you to take a giant step forward in your spiritual life this year?
The phrase "The little Lord Jesus" is sung multiple times in this classic Christmas song. It gives us a picture of this precious little baby sleeping so peacefully. But what about the other word in that phrase we seem to skim over. The word 'Lord' is a powerful word that has huge implications. But what does it really mean?
'O Holy Night' is a favorite classic Christmas song of many people around the world. We're going to dig into one phrase that seems to jump out of this song: "A thrill of hope, a weary world rejoices." What's happening that is so thrilling? Why is the world so weary?
Sometimes we get stuck in the American church because there is no persecution. It's so easy for us to focus on our gatherings because it's safe. This takes away the need for God's people to scatter and share the Good News. If we are not intentional about this second part, it simply doesn't happen.