We have a God-given Mission that directs our life and work together. Riverside is a movement of the Holy Spirit, called by God to make disciples by:
Connecting people to God and each other through Jesus Christ.
Impacting our community and our world with Christ’s love.
Empowering people to use their gifts to honor God.
-We will go to the world (John 17:18)
-We will seek God’s ways to include more people (Matthew 14:16)
-We will live out our call to all nations, seeking to include all cultures and people groups (Acts 1:8)
People over program and ministry (Mark 2:27)
– We will “go” to people we have offended (Matthew 5:23)
– We will “go” to people who have offended us (Matthew 18:15)
– We will practice “agape”, God’s unconditional love (I Corinthians 13)
WE ACKNOWLEDGE SCRIPTURE AS THE AUTHORITY FOR LIFE AND PRACTICE. WE HAVE BEEN CALLED TO DISCIPLESHIP
REST – worship regularly
EAT – do something to feed yourself spiritually
– Use your TIME to honor God
– Use your TALENTS to honor God
– Use your TREASURES to honor God