---Welcome!

The River Church is a place where everyone is welcome. Simply put, we are a group of people who love all people. This is a place where you will encounter spiritual truths and grow in a safe, nurturing and dynamic place. You are invited to join a group of people who want all of God, and all that He offers His people, nothing holding us back. Take the first step and join us. Experience the joy of being with God and His people!

 
 
 
 
 
 

--- Lead Pastor

 

“Our heart is to see people connect with the living God and build strong relationships.”

-Pastor Joshua Alvarez

 

 

 
 
 

 

---Weekly Events

 
 

Main Event

Worship Service

 Every Saturday @ 6:30pm
 The River Church Sanctuary
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Tuesday

Morning Prayer

 Tuesdays @ 10:00am
 The River Church 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Friday Night

Gathering
 Fridays at 7:30pm
 The River Church
 
 
 
 

--- Weekly News

 
 

Weekly News January 19, 2019

 

Donation Receipts: Our year-end Contribution Reports for 2018 are ready! Thank you for your generosity!  Someone from the office team will be in the lobby this evening to distribute them and answer your questions. Please take a moment to thank them amazing efforts in getting them ready for all of us on time; their efforts are truly awesome, as they always are, but this year in particular they are truly stellar! After this weekend, receipts will be available on a self-service basis. Together, we make a difference.  

Vision Partners Banquet: Join us on Sunday, February 10th at 5:30 pm for our 2019 annual Vision Partners’ Banquet. If you are a Vision Partner or are seriously looking to become one, please sign up for this catered event where we will discuss the vision for The River Church for 2019. RSVP is required. Please sign up only if you are making a firm commitment to come. This also applies to anyone in your party who you sign up and will attend with you; please make sure they will also firmly commit to attend. Sign up is in the Welcome Center. Please indicate how many will attend with you, including yourself. Remember, when you sign up, you are making a firm commitment to attend. For more information, call the office.
 
Dinners for Eight: An exciting opportunity for families of The River Church to gather in host homes for food, fellowship and fun each month will begin this winter. Dinners for Eight will be scheduled the third Sunday of each month beginning February 17. Spaces are limited and are being filled rapidly. If there is no space or no opening with the host of your choice, please put your name on the wait list. All sign up sheets, including the wait list, are in the lobby. Open to Vison Partners only please. Please contact Leslie Murphy for more details.
 
Men & Women’s Spring Retreats: Special weekends are planned separately for men and women at Rockaway Beach, Oregon. Men’s retreat is March 1-3, 2019. Women’s retreat is March 8-10, 2019. Registration for Men’s retreat has already begun and will be open until February 9th. Registration for Women’s retreat begins tonight and will be open until February 16th. Mary Akin will take your registration in the lobby and answer your questions. Registration fee: $100.00 for either. As space is limited, registration is open to Vision Partners only at this time. Get ready to have some fun!
 
Winter Weather Protocol: If a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect any weekend, Main Event service will always be live on our website, which you can access at the regularly scheduled service time. Winter weather information and activity cancellation will be posted on our website and on Facebook.
 
Friday Night Gathering: Join us Friday nights in the War Room for a powerful time of fellowship studying God’s Word. Be with us as we continue to search for pearls of truth hidden in God’s Word. Yitro  Torah: Exodus 18:1-20:23| Prophet: Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6| Gospel: Matthew 19:16-26
 
This Week’s Meetings:
Tuesday   Weekly Prayer Meeting: 10:00 am Friday
Friday Night Gathering: 7:30 pm
Saturday  Main Event Service: 6:30 pm  (Pre-Service Prayer: 5:30 pm, everyone welcome)
 
Upcoming Events:
January 20th           Prayer Team Pot Blessing  1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
January 27th
Ushers’ and Greeters’ Ministry Team Meeting  1:00 pm;
Treasury Team Meeting  4:00 pm;
Children’s Ministry Team Meeting  6:00 pm
February 10th         Vision Partner Banquet  5:30 pm
February 17th         Dinners For Eight, first dinner
March 1-3rd            Men’s Ministry Retreat           $100.00
March 8-10th         Women’s Ministry Retreat     $100.00

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Weekly News January 12, 2019

Welcome to our M Main Event Saturday service and All Night Prayer and Worship Watch: If you are a first or second time guest we welcome you. Towards the end of service please join our Connections Department which wants to meet and greet you before you leave tonight. Tonight, we will end our 7 Days of Prayer and Fasting with the All Night Prayer and Worship Watch. It will proceed through the night until 5:30 am and will immediately follow the Main Event service. Prepare your heart as we seek the Lord for His purposes for us individually and as a church.  We have all kinds of things prepared including a healing room for those needing healing, snacks to maintain our stamina, a family sleeping room and much more.

Parents: please sign-in your children by the kiosk at the sanctuary door any time during the beginning of service. Sign up is mandatory for participation in RiverCity Kidz.  Children will be dismissed immediately following service prior to the continuance of the All Night Prayer and Worship Watch, which will continue as soon as service ends. As there will be no Children’s Ministry during the rest of the night. Parents; you will need to supervise and be responsible for them should you join us. We encourage you to have your children stay with you for the event and we have a sleeping room set up for them in the nursery.
 

Special Guest from Russia: Next Saturday, Jan 19th during our main event service, Pastor Ruslan Belosevich will join us. He is Senior Pastor of the Church of Praise in Siberia, Russia, and is also a former notorious gangster. He has his own TV program on TBN Russia and is the head bishop of the Association of Evangelicals of Christian Faith which is comprised of over 30 churches and more than 100 home groups all over Siberia, along with the largest Bible School in inner Russia. He will be with us for just one service so invite your family and Russian-speaking friends.

Donation Receipts: Our year-end Contribution Reports for 2018 will be ready for distribution starting next Saturday, Jan. 19th. Thank you for your generosity this past year! Together, we make a difference. Should you have questions, please contact the office.
 
Vision Partners Banquet: Join us on Sunday, February 10th at 5:30 pm for our 2019 annual Vision Partners’ Banquet. If you are a Vision Partner or are seriously looking to become one, please sign up for this catered event where we will discuss the vision for The River Church for 2019. Sign up is required. Please sign up only if you are making a firm commitment to come. This also applies to anyone in your party who you sign up and will attend with you; please make sure they will also firmly commit to attend. Sign up is in the Welcome Center. Please indicate how many will attend with you, including yourself. Remember, when you sign up, you are making a firm commitment to attend. For more information, call the office.
 
Men & Women’s Spring Retreats: Special weekends are planned separately for men and women at Rockaway Beach, Oregon. Men’s retreat is March 1-3, 2019. Women’s retreat is March 8-10, 2019. Registration will begin for Men’s retreat has already begun and Women’s  will begin in mid-January; fee: $100.00 for either. Get ready to have some fun; more details to come!
 
Winter Weather Protocol: If a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect any weekend, Main Event service will always be live on our website, which you can access at the regularly scheduled service time. Winter weather information and activity cancellation will be posted on our website and on Facebook.
 
Friday Night Gathering: Join us Friday nights in the War Room for a powerful time of fellowship studying God’s Word. Be with us as we continue to search for pearls of truth hidden in God’s Word. Beshalach  Torah: Exodus 13:17-17:16| Prophets: Judges 4:4-5:31| Gospel: Matt 14:22-33
 
This Week’s Meetings:
Tuesday   Weekly Prayer Meeting: 10:00 am Friday
Friday Night Gathering: 7:30 pm
Saturday  Main Event Service: 6:30 pm  (Pre-Service Prayer: 5:30 pm, everyone welcome)
 
Upcoming Events:
January 19th           Special Guest from Russia: Pastor Ruslan Belosevich
January 20th         Prayer Team Potluck 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm
January 27th          Usher’s and Greeter’s Ministry Team Meeting  1:00 pm;
                                Treasury Team Meeting  4:00 pm;
                                Children’s Ministry Team Meeting  6:00 pm
February 10  th         Vision Partner Banquet  5:30 pm
March 1-3rd            Men’s Ministry Retreat           $100.00
March 8-10th          Women’s Ministry Retreat     $100.00

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Weekly News January 5, 2019

2018 Donation Receipts: Our year-end Contribution Reports will be ready for distribution next Saturday, Jan. 12th. Thank you for your generosity this past year! Together, we make a difference. They’ll be available for you to pick up then during service on a self-service table in the lobby.
 
7 Days of Prayer: Our Congregational 7 Days of Fasting and Prayer will begin tomorrow; from Sunday, January 6th to Saturday, January 12th. We will end with a big finale next week, with an All Night Prayer and Worship Watch on Saturday, January 12th, from 5:30pm – 5:30am. Prayer guides are available tonight; please ask the ushers for yours and take just one per person. The prayer guide is also available on our website to download or view. Please review it prayerfully and ask the Lord to show you which is the right fast for you. The fast begins Sunday at sundown and ends the following Saturday at sundown.
 
All Night Prayer and Worship Watch: We will end with a big finale with the All Night Prayer and Worship Watch on Saturday, January 12th, from 5:30pm – 5:30am (service will begin at 6:30pm). Prepare your heart as we seek the Lord for His purposes for us individually and as a church. This night will be all about prayer and worship. We encourage you to bring your children and sleeping bags for them. We will have all kinds of things prepared including a healing room for those needing healing and much more.
 
Special Guest from Russia: On Saturday, Jan 19th during our main event service, Pastor Ruslan Belosevich will join us. He is Senior Pastor of the Church of Praise in Siberia, Russia, and is also a former notorious gangster. He has his own TV program on TBN Russia and is the head bishop of the Association of Evangelicals of Christian Faith which is comprised of over 30 churches and more than 100 home groups all over Siberia, along with the largest Bible School in inner Russia. He will be with us for just one service so invite your family and Russian-speaking friends.
 
Dinners for Eight: An exciting opportunity for families of The River Church to gather in host homes for food, fellowship and fun each month will begin this winter. Dinners for Eight will be scheduled the third Sunday of each month beginning February 17. Details and sign-up opportunities are coming soon.  
 
Ministry Team Meetings: On Sunday, January 27th there will be several ministries which are holding mandatory team meetings:
Ushers and Greeters 1:00 pm
Treasury Team  4:00 pm
Children’s Ministry  6:00 pm
 
Men & Women’s Spring Retreats: Special weekends are planned separately for men and women at Rockaway Beach, Oregon. Men’s retreat is March 1-3, 2019. Women’s retreat is March 8-10, 2019. Registration will begin for Men’s retreat the first weekend of January and Women’s in mid-January; fee: $100.00 for either. Get ready to have some fun; more details to come!
 
Winter Weather Protocol: If a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect any weekend, Main Event service will always be live on our website, which you can access at the regularly scheduled service time. Winter weather information and activity cancellation will be posted on our website and on Facebook.
 
Friday Night Gathering: Join us Friday nights in the War Room for a powerful time of fellowship studying God’s Word. Be with us as we continue to search for pearls of truth hidden in God’s Word. BO  TORAH: EXODUS 10:1-13:16| PROPHETS: JEREMIAH 46:13-28| GOSPEL: JOHN 19:31-37
 
This Week’s Meetings:
Tuesday   Weekly Prayer Meeting: 10:00 am. We are resuming this Tuesday, Jan. 8th. Please join us! Friday       Friday Night Gathering: 7:30 pm Saturday  Main Event Service: 6:30 pm; (Pre-Service Prayer: 5:30 pm, everyone welcome)
 
Upcoming Events:
January 6-12th       Seven Days of Prayer
January 12th           All Night Prayer and Worship Watch  5:30pm – 5:30am
January 19th           Special Guest from Russia: Pastor Ruslan Belosevich
January 27            Ushers & Greeters Ministry Team Meeting: Mandatory 1:00 pm
                               Treasury Team Meeting 4:00 pm
                               Children’s Ministry Team Meeting 6:00 pm
March 1-3rd            Men’s Ministry Retreat           $100.00
March 8-10th          Women’s Ministry Retreat     $100.00

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