Five Year celebration

Don’t Miss The River Five Year Anniversary Celebration

On Sunday afternoon, October 22, The River is hosting a picnic. We’ll provide the food. You provide the company! There is no charge.

We’re celebrating five years of the Lord extending His grace and truth through the ministry of The River.

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The River Blog

Something better than good advice

It’s common. You sit with a group of friends talking about life and challenges and daily struggles. And, with compassion, someone weighs in. He or she offers some advice. “Let me tell you what I did when I faced the same thing just a few weeks ago.” “My doctor told me something about that very […]

Our Stories or . . . ?

Over the past few weeks I’ve had more than a few conversations with friends about the Christian life. Regardless of where the discussions started, we ended up talking about the place of Scripture in this life we live with Jesus. One conversation focused on a regular teacher at a church who seemed to feel his […]

Three Components to Spiritual Horticulture

In his letter to the Corinthians, Paul talks about the growth that comes in the Christian life. He explains that some ministry is like sowing seed, some is like watering plants, but it is God who brings the growth (1 Corinthians 3:5–9). Thus, in one sense, all ministry is a kind of spiritual horticulture—we participate […]

Making Sense of the New Testament

When: Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:30 PM (EDT) Where: The River at VantagePoint80 Villa RdGreenville, SC 29615 Source: eventbrite

Kingdom Greatness: Living as Servant Leaders

When: Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EST) Where: The River Upstate at OB Hospitalist Group10 Centimeters Source: eventbrite