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The River Church CT

The River Church CT

By The River Church CT
Enjoy our most recent sermons from The River Church located in Glastonbury, CT.

The River Church is a bible-teaching church that builds communities who love Jesus and brings joy to others. Visit us Sundays @ 10 AM in-person or online. For more info about who we are or what we do, visit
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The King took our shame!
Join us as we continue through the Book of Mark!
October 06, 2022
Mark 14:53-72 - Jesus is always right
Join us as we finish up Mark 14. Today will will discuss three things: 1) Jesus is always right. 2) Our sin hates when He's right. 3) Jesus saves us from our sin.
September 25, 2022
Mark 14:1-52 - Jesus is worthy of our worship.
Join us as we continue through the Book of Mark. We'll discuss a couple of reason that keep us from worshiping Jesus; better yet, we'll talk about how we can move past them and find life!
September 18, 2022
Mark 13:14-37 - How to be ready for the return of Jesus
Join us as we continue thru the Book of Mark! We'll talk about what the future holds and how we can be found ready for the coming of Jesus.
September 11, 2022
Mark 12:35-44 - Jesus is better than you can imagine!
Join us as we finish up chapter 12 in the Book of Mark. Too often our limitations cause us to miss the beauty and abundance of Jesus! Listen in as we discuss how to see Jesus for all that He is! And then, respond by giving Him everything!
August 29, 2022
Mark 11 - How Can I Live by Faith?
Do you know what faith is? Do you wonder why it's important and how you can practice it? If so, join us as we continue thru the book of Mark and talk about faith!
August 07, 2022
Mark 10:46-52 - God's Master Plan to Fix Brokenness
Have you observed the brokenness in this world? Have you personally experienced it? Have you wondered what God thinks about it? Find out as we continue in the Book of Mark.
July 31, 2022
Mark 10:35-45 - How to Win in Life.
Do you want to have success in life? Do you like to win? Listen in as Jesus teaches us how to truly win in this world.
July 24, 2022
Mark 10:32-34 - Following Jesus Leads to Hope
Take a listen as Pastor George continues in the Book of Mark discussing how following Jesus leads to hope. He will ask three questions that will help us see how the resurrection of Jesus Christ changes everything!
July 17, 2022
Mark 10:17-31 - How Can I Inherit Eternal Life?
Join us as we continue thru the Book of Mark. Have you ever wondered what it takes to live forever? If you have, you're not alone. Listen in as Jesus' answers a young man who wondered the same thing.
June 19, 2022
Mark 9:30-50 - The Cross Makes Us Family
Have you ever wondered if there was one thing you could focus on? One thing that would grow your faith? One thing that would help you maintain a healthy, godly perspective? Join us this week for as Pastor George continues in our series in Mark and discusses the great and important purpose of the cross.
May 29, 2022
Mark 9:9-29 - What to do when things go wrong.
Join us this week for church online as Pastor George continues in Mark 9.
May 22, 2022
Mark 9:1-8 - Confidence in Jesus
Join us this week as we learn that we can can be confident about our faith in Jesus.
May 15, 2022
God and Moms Don't Give Up!
Happy Mother's Day. If you can't join us for #churchinperson this Sunday at 10 am, join us online right here. Pastor George is diving into Mark 8 to share how God doesn't give up on us.
May 08, 2022
Mark 7:24-37 - What's up dog?
Join us for church online as Pastor George continues in our current series, "Jesus," with Mark 7.
May 01, 2022
Mark 6:53- 7:23 - It's Very Simple.
Simple faith in Christ is more than enough! Find out why.
April 24, 2022
Mark 6:45-52 - The Great Purpose of Easter.
Join us for our online #Easter service as we celebrate our risen Lord, Jesus.
April 17, 2022
Mark 6:30-44 - I Got An Extra Filet-O-Fish!
We all need rest! It's necessary in order to live a healthy life. Jesus sets this example for us in Mark 6. Join us as Pastor George takes us through the second part of Mark 6 in a sermon titled, "I got an extra Filet-O-Fish."
April 11, 2022
Mark 6:14-29 - Jesus Doesn't Want To Smack You.
Join us as Pastor George continues in his series in the book of Mark with a message titled, "Jesus doesn't want to smack you."
April 03, 2022
Mark 6:1-13 - Just Say Yes!
Check out this week's #churchonline as Pastor George dives into Mark 6 in continuation of our series, "Jesus."
March 31, 2022
Mark 5 - I Told You So!
Join us as Pastor George dives deep into Mark 5 in our series, "Jesus."
March 21, 2022
Mark 4 - The Harvest is Coming
Join us as Jesus teaches something foundational about the harvest found in the Kingdom of God.
March 13, 2022
Mark 3 - Why Don't You Like Spam?
Who doesn't like spam? A lot of people. In this third installment of our series in Mark, titled "Jesus," Pastor George uses something as simple as meat in a blue can to help us determine who we follow.
March 06, 2022
Mark 2 - The Kingdom of Conflict
Join us in our series, "Jesus," as Pastor George dives into Mark 2. You don't want to miss it.
March 02, 2022
Mark 1 - Jurassic Authority
Join us as we begin the book of Mark! It's time to focus on Jesus.
February 20, 2022
The Rejoice Principle + Vision Sunday
Join us for our final message in the "I Think I Can" series. Also, hear how this final principle connects to TRC's Vision for 2022.
February 13, 2022
What's Your Song? - Pastor Jon Owens
Take a listen as God speaks through Pastor Jon to encourage us to take up a more joyful life!
February 09, 2022
Snow Day Replay: The Reframe Principle
Be sure to tune in for a VERY IMPORTANT MESSAGE from Pastor George!
January 30, 2022
The Reframe Principle
Join us as Pastor George shares on the third principle in our "I Think I Can" series, where we've been focusing on how to change our thinking!
January 23, 2022
The Rewire Principle
Join Pastor George for the second part of his series, "I Think I Can," as he shares how fixing our eyes upon Jesus transforms our lives.
January 16, 2022
The Replacement Principle
Join us this Sunday as Pastor George shares the first part of his four-part series titled, "I Think I Can."
January 09, 2022
Christmas Service: The King of Hope (Obadiah 15-21)
Join us for our Christmas service and the last sermon in the book of Obadiah!
December 24, 2021
Merry Christmas You Filthy Animal - Obadiah 10-15
With the coming of Christmas, join us as Pastor George continues his "Is it...Christmas?" series in the book of Obadiah.
December 19, 2021
Is this... Christmas? (Obadiah 1-9)
Join us as Pastor George starts our new Christmas sermon series in the book of Obadiah! See what the gift of Christmas has to do with the judgment of Edom.
December 12, 2021
Psalm 144 - Embrace the Race
Join us as Jon Owens shares how in this life we can embrace and have victory over the battles.
December 05, 2021
Psalm 37- Holy Spirit Activate
Join us as Pastor George shares from Psalm 37 and the importance of the voices we let influence our life and the role the Holy Spirit plays in it all.
November 28, 2021
Psalm 22 - A Reason to be Thankful!
With Thanksgiving approaching, let us gather in worship and study as Pastor George shares a message on knowing God is with us - no matter the ups or downs.
November 27, 2021
Psalm 119:36-37 - God, I Need Your Help!
Join us this week as Pastor George shares on why we need God's help.
November 14, 2021
River Reflections Season Finale - Jon & Jackie Owens
RRS1E11: It's the season finale! Join us for a fun conversation on marriage with Jon and Jackie Owens. They share important tips for building a solid marriage, some new things they've learned about marriage, and a surprise that can bless married couples in our church!
November 11, 2021
River Reflections - "God, What Are You Doing?"
RRS1E10: Do you desire a God-centered life? Listen in as Pastor George shares a simple, but important question that can help put God first in your life.
November 04, 2021
Psalm 119 - God's Word Brings Life!
Join us as Pastor George shares from the longest, yet one of the most powerful psalms, Psalm 119.
October 31, 2021
River Reflections - Vin Liscomb
RRS1E9: Join us as Vin shares on how we can be filled with overflowing joy, each day, regardless of circumstance!
October 28, 2021
Psalm 122 - Life is Found at Home.
Join us for our 5th Anniversary service as Pastor George shares on Psalm 122 and what it means to be home.
October 24, 2021
River Reflections - Do you know how to do Supernatural Math?
RRS1E8: Do your math skills keep you from living generously? If so, take a listen as Pastor George briefly talks about the role of generosity in the Kingdom of God.
October 21, 2021
Psalm 131 - The Difference Between Pride and Abide.
Pride is a dangerous thing; yet, it is often celebrated and a common way of life. But, God’s got a different way! He calls us to “Abide.” Find out what that means as we study Psalm 131 together!
October 17, 2021
River Reflections - Jon Owens
RRS1E7: If you've ever wondered how you can make a big impact on the world around you, especially for the Kingdom of God, take a few moments to listen to this episode! In this conversation, Jon Owens shares some great spiritual and biblical insights he received on a recent trip! 
October 14, 2021
Psalm 34 - Your Story of Suffering Brings Life!
No one likes suffering. We run from it. Or we fall apart during it. But what if God could use it for His purposes? What if it could give life? Join us as Psalm 34 answers these questions.
October 11, 2021
River Reflections - Arthur Ornelas
RRS1E6: In this episode, Pastor George speaks with his friend Arthur, who is one of our D-Group Leaders and also a member of the Chick-Fil-A Glastonbury team!
October 07, 2021
Psalm 33 - All I need is one Word!
Join us as Pastor George continues in the "Finding Life in the Psalms" series with Psalm 33.
October 04, 2021
River Reflections - Janelle Lim
RRS1E5: Well, Pastor George lost track of time and realized he didn't have an interview lined up for this week. Thankfully, his wonderful wife Janelle was available! Join them as they share a principle they've used to make big decisions in their marriage.
September 30, 2021
Psalm 32 - 3 Steps to the Blessed Life
Is Psalm 32, David shares with us the path to the blessed life. Join us for this week's church online as we dive into this wonderful psalm together.
September 26, 2021
River Reflections - Anpu Christy
RRS1E4: Prayer is powerful. Prayer changes things. Prayer changes us! That being said, many times prayer is one of the most challenging spiritual practices. If you've ever wondered how to improve your prayer life, take a listen as Pastor George interviews Anpu on this subject.
September 23, 2021
Psalm 139 - Does Anyone Care About Me?
Since the beginning of time, man has asked, “Does anyone care about me?” Join us today as we discuss Psalm 139 and see God’s answer to this ever-present question.
September 20, 2021
River Reflections - Jordan Owens
RRS1E3: Join us as Pastor George speaks with Jordan about college, discipleship, and how to share our faith. This is Part 2 of a 2-part conversation with TRC's Young Adults who have recently gone back to college after a long break (because of COVID).
September 16, 2021
Psalm 103 - What's Wrong With Me?
How we respond to others matters. Join us as we learn how love, forgiveness and compassion, which are characteristics of God, help us find life as the Lord intended.
September 12, 2021
River Reflections - Anna Christy
RRS1E2: Join us as Pastor George speaks with Anna about college, discipleship, and how to share our faith. This is Part 1 of a 2-part conversation with TRC's Young Adults who have recently gone back to college after a long break (because of COVID).
September 09, 2021
Psalm 97 - Put Down the Cookie Dough
Many know the phrase "Let go and let God." Relinquishing control can be a tough thing, but when we give God control of our lives and trust Him, we can trust we're in the best hands. Join us as Pastor George shares the next part of his series, "Finding Life in the Psalms."
September 05, 2021
River Reflections - Pearl Musgrave
RRS1E1: Take a moment to listen, cry, and laugh as Pearl shares her story on coming to TRC and even pokes fun at Pastor George! 
September 02, 2021
Finding Life in Every Generation
In this special episode of "Finding Life in the Psalms," join us as Jackie, our River Kids Director, shares her heart for ministry, family and the next generation.
August 29, 2021
Psalm 2 - Choose Your King Wisely.
Join us as Pastor George continues in our series, "Finding Life in the Psalms." Don't miss how Psalm 2 teaches us to choose who we follow wisely.
August 22, 2021
Psalm 1 - Pick Your Path: Lemons or Appendicitis?
Life is about choices. Ever wonder how to make the right ones? Tune in as Pastor George and TRC's young adults discuss Psalm 1, which answers this question!
August 15, 2021
Psalm 51 - It's Time to Turnaround.
Today, in "Finding Life in the Psalms," we'll read Psalm 51 to discover how to make things right, when we've messed things up. You'll be surprised at the simplicity of God's process for finding LIFE!
August 08, 2021
Psalm 23 - Who will you trust?
Join us as learn to trust God more fully in our new series, "Finding Life in the Psalms," as we dive into the well-loved 23rd Psalm.
August 01, 2021
The Secret to an Honorable Life
Our final sermon in the "Put Some Honor on My Name" series. Passage is Philippians 4:10-23. Discover two spiritual life-hacks from Paul.
July 26, 2021