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Sermons on Spiritual Warfare

Disciples Know and Trust their Father

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Disciples Know and Trust their Father
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Disciples Know and Trust their Father  —  Disciples Know and Trust God their Father. Following the Spirit is an act of knowing, trusting, and loving the Father. The Spirit doesn’t lead us out of fear. He leads us by confirming that we are His children. We are led by love. The Bible is a book…

Prepare Your Heart

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Prepare Your Heart
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Prepare Your Heart —  God desires a people who know how much they are loved, experience His love, understand His love, and are full of His life and power. God wants to work mightily within us, beyond what we could ask or imagine. We are called to prepare our hearts to stand in obedience to…

Control (Part 3)

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Control (Part 3)
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In this sermon Chris continues the discussion around controlling others or being controlled by others. He shares personal stories and walks through struggles the Apostle Peter experienced with attempting to control situations and other people.

Victory and Freedom from Jezebel

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
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
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…

Worship and Breakthrough

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Worship and Breakthrough
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Worship and Breakthrough —  We are called to have staying-power, to be unshakeable in simple trust in Who God is. We are invited into the joy and peace of focusing on God’s promises, even in loss. We are to connect with the truth that God loves us, leads us, and has a future for us.…

Resistance and Pressing Through

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Resistance and Pressing Through
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Resistance and Pressing Through —  God deeply desires to impact communities through those willing to partner with Him. However, there will typically be resistance to those willing to seek such an impact. In fact, the church itself may at times resist a move of God. Understand that the pursuit God’s Kingdom is messy and offers…

Wholehearted Prayer and Fasting – Part 2

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Wholehearted Prayer and Fasting - Part 2
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Chris continiues the discusion on wholehearted prayer and fasting with a look into the lifestyle of fasting that Daniel exhibited throughout key moments of his life. Daniel recognized that God alone is the source of all power and wisdom. In a wonderful way, God, in his grace, will not only reveal things to us, but…

Wholehearted Prayer and Fasting

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
Wholehearted Prayer and Fasting
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Wholehearted Prayer and Fasting —  The Holy Spirit teaches us to pray and is in-sync with the Father’s will. The Holy Spirit shows us where the Bible should shape our prayers, just as the Bible has the power to shape our thoughts and perspectives. He leads us into fasting so that we can affect lasting…

The Spirit Leads Our Prayers

River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
River of Life Church: Amherst, NH
The Spirit Leads Our Prayers
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The Spirit Leads Our Prayers —  Prayer and faith are not a formula. Do we ever copy other people’s prayer styles or accept their perspective of God’s will simply because we have failed to experientially developed our own? Is the world affecting our prayer life instead of the other way around? Are we surrendered to…