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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Tag: Reading Scripture well

Perspecuity: Is it Really Clear?

Perspecuity. The word would appear to be inherently self-contradictory. It’s not all that common; it’s used in formal theological discussions. The word? Perspicuity. It refers to “the quality of being lucid, easy to understand.” But the word itself isn’t self-evidently clear. So how is the word used in theological circles? It refers to the nature […]

The Risk in Trying to Be “Relevant”

Perhaps you have heard a Bible teacher or preacher say something like: “We have to make the Bible relevant to our hearers.” On one level, I fully understand. The teacher’s best intention is to make sure that the message of the text is clearly communicated to the listeners so that they can understand and apply […]