Church Ministries

"Each one should use whatever gifts he has received to serve others, faithfully administering God's grace in its various forms."

[1 Peter 4:10]

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Hospitality Team

Members of the hospitality team are dedicated to making everyone's visit to Riverside enjoyable.

Greeters & Ushers - Greet new people and old friends with warmth and welcome, and provide gifts to newcomers and activity bags to children.

Coffee Fellowship Team - Help set up our delicious breakfast table and prepare coffee on Sunday mornings.

Bible Lessons
Office Volunteers

We're often in need of volunteers to help with a variety of jobs in the church office. Some jobs include answering phones, proofreading, folding the Sunday bulletin, photocopying, and shredding.

Prayer Ministries

Sunday Morning Prayer Team meets in the Church Sanctuary every Sunday morning at 7:00 a.m. to pray over the entire church building.

Prayer List - Receive prayer concerns from the congregation every week and pray for them on your own.

Children & Youth Ministries

Teachers/Helpers for Sunday School - Sunday mornings, curriculum provided. Classes for PreK thru 12th grade. No experience needed.

Children Ministry Volunteers - Assist leaders in Bible study and/or dramatic worship activities at our Wednesday Night 'Alive' program.

Youth Leaders - Assist Youth Director in youth ministry activities. Help lead Life Groups and go on mission trips.

Sheet Music
Technology Ministries

This is a behind-the-scenes ministry utilizing audio operators, video and projection operators, and web designers and programmers. Training will be provided as needed for technology currently in use. Contact our tech director, Steve Mixson, if interested in this ministry.

Children Reading the Holy Bible
Music Ministries

Bell Choir - Rehearsals are Wednesdays from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the Bell Room for all ages, and performances are during Traditional and Contemporary Sunday services once a month September-May.

Chancel Choir - Rehearsals are Wednesdays from 7:00-8:00 p.m. the Music Room for high school age on up, and performances are during Traditional Sunday services once a month September-May.

Praise Team - Rehearsals are Thursdays from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary for high school age on up. They perform at the Contemporary Sunday service each week.

Special Music - Vocal or instrumental performances are welcome for any of our services throughout the year. Please contact the church office at (309)-764-6721.

Sound Equipment
To volunteer for any of these groups, please contact the church using the form below.