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Sermons on Matthew

His Voice Is Unmistakable

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
His Voice Is Unmistakable
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His Voice Is Unmistakable  —  God communicates with us in an unfolding experience of discovery. Yet He makes it simple. God desires fellowship, so He isn’t interested in being difficult to hear. His ways are higher than ours, and His thoughts are higher than our thoughts. However, He brings us on a journey to better…

His Voice is Safe

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
His Voice is Safe
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His Voice is Safe  —  God speaks to us because He loves us. He is a safe Father, who speaks from the place of love and goodness. We can ask Him for wisdom and guidance. However, we tend to hear Him properly when we understand His loving heart toward us. We may not always understand…

His Voice Transforms – Part 2

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
His Voice Transforms - Part 2
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His Voice Transforms – Part 2 — God’s voice transforms us to the heart and character of Christ. He speaks to us because He loves us. Jesus is completely trustworthy in everything. We must accept His trustworthiness and look forward to experiencing His voice in a way that reflects that we truly understand this. When…

His Voice is Transforms

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
His Voice is Transforms
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His Voice is Transforms — God’s voice transforms us to the heart and character of Christ. He speaks to us because He loves us. Jesus is completely trustworthy in everything. We must accept His trustworthiness and look forward to experiencing His voice in a way that reflects that we truly understand this. When He speaks,…

Clean Hands, Pure Hearts – Part 2

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Clean Hands, Pure Hearts - Part 2
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In this sermon, Chris continues the discussion around the conection between purity and right-relationship with Jesus, as seen in Psalm 24:3-6. He leads the congregation to pray: Help me walk in holiness and transparency. I want (yearn, desire, long, crave, ache) to experience You in closeness and intimacy. Thank you that you jealously love me…

Desperately Seeking Jesus – Part 2

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Desperately Seeking Jesus - Part 2
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Desperately Seeking Jesus – Part 2God is looking for a people who are desperate to hear His voice, to commune with Him, and to obey Him. The Holy Spirit resides within His people and communicates clearly through His own voice, the Bible, spiritual Fathers, prophetic gifts, and trustworthy believers who express God’s heart as they…

Freedom of an Attitude Adjustment – Part 2

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Freedom of an Attitude Adjustment - Part 2
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Freedom of an Attitude Adjustment – Our worship is so much more than our songs. Our songs summarize and reflect the heart of our lifestyle worship. Usually a struggling ability to express worship in God’s presence indicates a struggling desire in the lifestyle worship. So, approaching God’s presence to worship means aligning one’s attitude properly…

Seeking Wisdom from the One in Control – Part 2

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Seeking Wisdom from the One in Control - Part 2
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Seeking Wisdom from the One in Control —  God generously gives wisdom to those who ask. He is pleased to give us Wisdom. He doesn’t require us to climb an impossible mountain to talk to a guru. When we first came to Christ, we were given a supernatural wisdom to understand an otherwise foolish message.…

Victory and Freedom from Jezebel

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Victory and Freedom from Jezebel
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Victory and Freedom from Jezebel —  God does not dominate or control people, even though it is within His power to do so. Wherever and on whomever the Holy Spirit dwells, He is working toward our continued freedom. The broken nature of mankind is riddled with the need to control. However, our need to control…

Control

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Control
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Control —  God does not dominate or control people, even though it is within His power to do so. Wherever and on whomever the Holy Spirit dwells, He is working toward our continued freedom. The broken nature of mankind is riddled with the need to control. However, our need to control occurs when we are…