10th and Poplar
On four-lane Highway 51
Cairo, IL  62914

Pastor - Larry Potts
Music Director - Sandy Potts

 Quick Facts






Welcome to Mighty Rivers
Worship Center

Mighty Rivers Regional Worship Center proclaims Jesus Christ as God's Son, Who is the Savior of us all, and Who is coming again as Lord and Redeemer.  Through faith in the Lord Jesus, we live in the forgiveness and presence of God Himself, and in His Holy Spirit we walk together.

We gladly welcome all who will come to worship God in this place. 



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Why Did They Hate Him So?

1. He was popular with the people, and they were jealous.

2. He was different. He didn’t walk to their drumbeat.

3. He spoke differently, and they couldn’t handle it.

4. He gave people hope. He caused them to think positively.

5. He lifted people to a better life. He didn’t keep them down.

6. He made things happen that they could never have done.

7. He lifted the heavy yoke that had been placed upon the people.

8. He did things a different way.

9. He believed in common people. He elevated the “least” and the “last.”

10. He was generous. He gave of himself.

11. He brought out the best in people, and he inspired them.

12. He laid aside his wealth and became a servant.

13. He drew crowds wherever he went.

14. He was a threat to the elite’s positions of power.

15. He exposed their hypocrisy.

16. He was real. They were fake.

17. He didn’t conform to their way of doing things.

18. He spoke harshly of them.

19. He confronted them boldly.

20 He didn’t fit the description of the role he was presenting.

They hated him and said, “We will not have this man to rule over us.” To get rid of him, they chose a fallen creature, not because they loved that individual but because they hated truth.

In one generation the nation was destroyed.