Dream Team

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All of us were created by God to make a difference in the life of another person.
God has a place for you where your unique abilities and passions can touch the lives of others.
At Riverside Church, the Dream Team is the community where that happens.
Click on the various ministry opportunities below to get more information and learn how to get plugged in!

(Growth Track must be completed before serving)

This team creates an environment where children are consistently exposed to the real love of Jesus. They intentionally invest in the lives of our children through worship, videos, skits, small groups, greeting, games and more.

Contact Info: Trina Beall // tbeall@riverside-church.com

This team serves guests with special needs, providing intentional one-on-one care, ministry and development.

Contact Info: Trina Beall // tbeall@riverside-church.com

Join the team that is building the next generation, one dynamic worship experience, relevant small group, impactful retreat, and life-changing mission trip at a time!

Contact Info: Pastor Erick Penn // epenn@riverside-church.com

Through vocals, instruments, or audio engineering, this dynamic team prepares the way for our guests to encounter the presence of the living God.

Contact Info: Pastor Dustin Peckinpaugh // dustin@riverside-church.com

Bring your creativity and tech savvy to this team that reaches thousands by delivering the Word and worship through camera, lighting, and other visual elements.

Contact Info: Pastor Dustin Peckinpaugh // dustin@riverside-church.com

This team serves behind the scenes to prepare both the elements and the environment for Communion during our Vertical and Sunday Communion services.

Contact Info: Pastor Dustin Peckinpaugh // dustin@riverside-church.com

These mighty men and women prepare people for a positive worship experience by welcoming and assisting them to a seat, facilitating the offering and maintaining a distraction-free environment. They also serve to secure the grounds and take care of any medical need that arises.

Contact Info: Pastor Terry Benn // tbenn@riverside-church.com

Greeters: This outgoing team loves people and makes them feel at home here at Riverside. They welcome guests with a smile, encouragement and personal touch so that hearts are open to the Gospel message.

Contact Info: Kathy Peters // kpeters@riverside-church.com

Information Center: This team connects guests to the Church community, providing resources and information on all of our current events, ministry opportunities and services at Riverside Church.

Contact Info: Tammy Chupp // tchupp@riverside-church.com

Guest Connections: This friendly team welcomes first time guests following the service to give them a personal touch and to gather information for follow-up.

Contact Info: Kathy Peters // kpeters@riverside-church.com

This team of trained prayer warriors prays for those seeking a touch from the Lord during our worship time in the Sunday and Vertical services.

Contact Info: Pastor Amy Kemp // akemp@riverside-church.com

We believe that real life change takes place in the context of relationships. As a Small Group Leader, you have the greatest opportunity to connect with others, fulfill your passions, develop your gifts and live out the Great Commission.

Contact Info: Tammy Chupp // tchupp@riverside-church.com

This team helps run our ministry to those coming to get set free from “hurts, habits, and hang-ups”.

Contact Info: Pastor Amy Kemp // akemp@riverside-church.com

This team carries the love and Gospel of Jesus to those incarcerated in the St. Joseph County jail.

Contact Info: Pastor Amy Kemp // akemp@riverside-church.com

Every week several dozen cookies are baked and coffee is donated to serve those in the Celebrate Recovery ministries here at Riverside and in the jail. If you love to bake or would like to purchase some coffee, please consider this ministry. Coffee and cookies are the “bait on the hook” which draw people to hear about Jesus’ love and salvation.

Contact Info: Tracey Cole // tcole@riverside-church.com

If you love books and people, this volunteer opportunity is for you. You will help people with their purchases and serve as cashier.

Contact Info: Tracey Cole // tcole@riverside-church.com

Cooking, making specialty coffees, running the cash register, taking orders and washing dishes all fall under this team which endeavors to provide a friendly venue where people can enjoy good food, beverages and fellowship.

Contact Info: Pastor Terry Benn // tbenn@riverside-church.com