Sermon Series

Prayer Meeting

At James River Church, prayer is one of our core values. We believe there is a power in prayer to unify the church and bring strength to the community. The weekly Prayer Meeting is considered the most important service of the week. Our hope is that you will be blessed and strengthened through these messages.

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It Isn’t What It Is

Posted on 04/04/18 by Brandon Lindell

In this message, Pastor Brandon Lindell shares a powerful sermon titled, “It Isn’t What It Is” from Mark 5:24-34. Join us as we read about Jesus’ healing of the woman who had total faith in Him despite her challenges, and learn three principles about faith and how it can radically transform your life. Our prayer is that this message would remind you of God’s great love for you and His desire to strengthen your faith in Him as he provides for your every need.

Jesus Sees Your Faith

Posted on 03/21/18 by John Lindell

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares an encouraging sermon titled,  “Jesus Sees Your Faith” from Mark 2:1-12. Join us as we read the story about how Jesus healed the paralyzed man in response to the faith of his friends and learn three powerful truths about exercising faith on behalf of people who don’t know Jesus. Our prayer is that this message would remind you of the power of faith and believing for God to work miracles in the lives of those around you!

Great Faith

Posted on 03/14/18 by John Lindell

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares a strengthening sermon titled, “Great Faith.” Join us as we read the story about the woman who asked Jesus to heal her daughter in Matthew 15:21-28 and learn five powerful lessons about having great faith in God. Our prayer is that this message would encourage you to faithfully believe God for your every need!

Ridiculously Awesome Faith: Quality vs Quantity

Posted on 03/07/18 by John Lindell

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares a powerful sermon titled, “Ridiculously Awesome Faith: Quality vs Quantity.” Join us as we study scripture and learn foundational truth about having faith in God. Our prayer is that this sermon would deepen your understanding of true faith and would encourage you to faithfully obey God and watch Him do incredible things!

When the Devil Knocks: Tearing Down Strongholds

Posted on 02/28/18 by John Lindell

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares a truth-packed sermon titled, “When the Devil Knocks: Tearing Down Strongholds.” Join us as we study God’s Word and learn powerful truth about how the enemy uses strongholds to keep people from living a life of victory. Our prayer is that this message would give you wisdom about how to overcome strongholds and experience the fullness of God’s will for your life!

The Direction Temptation Comes From

Posted on 02/14/18 by Brandon Lindell

In this message, Pastor Brandon Lindell shares an insightful sermon titled, “The Direction Temptation Comes From.” Join us as we study scripture and hear powerful teaching about the way the Devil tempts people and the power of Christ to overcome temptation. Our prayer is that this message would encourage you to rely on God’s help every time temptation presents itself.

When the Devil Knocks: Demons Sometimes say “Hello!”

Posted on 01/31/18 by John Lindell

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares powerful wisdom about confronting demonic influence in a sermon titled, ‘When the Devil Knocks: Demons Sometimes say “Hello!”‘ Join us as we study scripture and learn four key observations about being aware of and dealing with the spiritual forces of evil. Our prayer is that this message would deepen your understanding of the power of the enemy and how you can battle against it through prayer and time in God’s presence.

When the Devil Knocks: He Brings Doubt

Posted on 01/24/18 by Brandon Lindell

In this message, Pastor Brandon Lindell shares a truth-packed sermon titled, “When the Devil Knocks: He Brings Doubt.” Join us as we read about the Devil’s deception of Adam and Eve in Genesis 3:1-5 and learn three ways the Devil wants to bring doubt into your relationship with God. Our prayer is that this message would encourage you to be aware of the enemy’s schemes and to rely on God’s help when fighting against them.

When the Devil Knocks: Who’s There?

Posted on 01/17/18 by John Lindell

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares an insightful sermon titled, “When the Devil Knocks: Who’s There?” Join us as we study scripture and deepen our understanding of who the Devil is and the power God has to overcome him. Our prayer is that this message would encourage you to cultivate a spiritual sensitivity through prayer and time in God’s presence.

How Do We Know God Loves Us?

Posted on 01/12/18 by John Lindell

In this message, Pastor John Lindell shares an encouraging sermon titled, “How do we know God loves us?” Join us as we study God’s Word and hear powerful truth about God’s love for His people. Our prayer is that this message would deepen your understanding of God’s unimaginable love for you!

What You Need to Know This Year

Posted on 01/03/18 by Brandon Lindell

In this message, Pastor Brandon Lindell shares an encouraging sermon titled, “What You Need to Know This Year.” Join us as we study Ephesians 1:17-20 and learn four principles that will help us see God work in our lives in powerful ways this year. Our prayer is that you would draw near to God and see how He works in your life in response!

Who Is This Child

Posted on 12/13/17 by Brandon Lindell

In this message, Pastor Brandon Lindell shares a powerful sermon titled, “Who Is This Child.” Join us as we study what the prophet Isaiah reveals about Jesus’ character in Isaiah 9:6 and reflect on the divinity and humanity of our Savior. Our prayer is that this message would encourage you to remember who Jesus is during every season of your life.

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