Fresh Expresssions

A Fresh Expression is a form of church for our changing culture, established primarily for the benefit of those who are not yet part of any church. Riverside’s commitment to the Fresh Expression movement is part of our core value of planting new faith communities. We live out this vision...

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Afternoon Adventure

More than an after school program! For the last ten years, we have had the privilege of sharing Christ’s love with the students and their families. We get to discover “together” what it means to be community, to demonstrate love, show hope and serve each other. One of the realities...

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All Together Sunday

All Together Sunday is  one way to live out our commitment to children and our core value of “room for one more” including our youngest members.  Every last Sunday of the month at the 9:45 AM worship service and every second Sunday of the month at the 11:15 AM Spanish...

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Sunday Night Freshmen Recharge

In June we took the largest class we’ve ever had of incoming 9th graders to our OCNJ high school beach camp! It was amazing to see these students open up to each other during this week and connect with God, for some, for the first time. Two weeks ago we...

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Faith Chapel Community Church

When Gary and Lisa Mears moved to Lucketts in July 2017 they didn’t know what was going to happen, but The Porch ministry began. The Porch began with hospitality events (like Food Truck Monday) and community service projects (like Sharing Holiday Joy) seeking to bring the community together to form...

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Our Sugarland Elementary Partnership

15 youth and 6 adults came to Sugarland Elementary school to kick off the new year. They mulched, weeded and planted flowerbeds. This is one small way we serve our community. We encourage you to keep all teachers and students in your prayers as we start the new school year....

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Children are the church

Children are the church “I enjoy teaching Sunday school because I love watching our kids grow in their faith in God and relationships with each other. It is rewarding to be a part of team that has the opportunity to tell children each week that they are loved by God,...

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