History

 

 

River of Life started in gymnasiumRiver of Life starts in gymnasiumRiver of Life started its ministry in a little school gymnasium in Ranger, TX. In October 1999 the church body became an all-for-Christ ministry organization called River of Life Church. Services were held there for 13 months until the sanctuary of the new building was completed in Eastland.


River of Life dirt workRiver of Life foundationWork on the new sanctuary began with dirt work and pouring the foundation. A bunch of donated work and donated base material went into the base foundation before the concrete was even poured.




River of Life red steel beamsRiver of Life red ironAfter the concrete dried on the foundation, the red steel beams that supports were delivered and set into place.








River of Life wrapping metalRiver of life wrapped metalThe metal was wrapped around the main building and both wings. On the interior, a sealant foam was sprayed to keep air and insects out.







River of Life working interiorRiver of Life hanging ceilingThe exterior is complete and work now begins on the interior in building walls, laying carpet, running electricity, and hanging the ceiling.






River of Life sign constructionRiver of Life signThe sign was built while working on the interior of the building. Two large stones with the church name were set into place and built around with brick and mortar.






River of Life steepleRiver of Life hanging steepleThe steeple was finally delivered, crowned into place, and secured into the red metal beams.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

River of Life church completion
The construction of the new facility were finally complete.
The first services in the new building were held on May 22, 2000.
 
 

River of Life Church today
Today the current complex of River of Life still serves a vital role in
ministry to the local congregation and to the people of Eastland County.
 


Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain.
     Psalm 127:1 (NIV)


We are his house, built on the foundation of the apostles and the prophets. And the cornerstone is Christ Jesus himself.
           Ephesians 2:20 (NLT)

             


You are welcome
at River of Life Church. We're a growing,
on-fire for Jesus church. Our vision as a church body is to see every person in Eastland County saved and on-fire for Jesus!

River of Life Church is committed to a balanced ministry which emphasizes 3 priorities:

• Worshipping God
• Caring for one another
• Cultivating strong spiritual lives in each individual

River of Life Church in Eastland, Texas

Physical: 1247 E. Main St.                       Phone: (254) 629-1015
Mailing:   PO Box 811                                 Fax: (254) 629-1037
                Eastland, TX 76448                    Email: info@eriveroflife.org

Office Hours: 9:00-5:00 Monday-Friday, closed for lunch