The River is an inter-denominational, inter-cultural church with a passion to see God transform people’s lives by introducing them to the living Savior, Jesus Christ.
The River is passionate about helping every believer develop their own intimate, personal relationship with Jesus.
The River is determined to help every Christ follower identify their God-given spiritual gifts, and empower and encourage them to serve, making disciples within their sphere of influence.
 
Vision
“He who believes in me, as the Scripture has said, out of his heart shall flow rivers of living water.”
John 7:38
 
 
Foundation of Faith
“Jesus Christ, the same yesterday, today, and forever.” 
Hebrews 13:8
 
 
Core Values
Seeking
“But seek first the Kingdom of God…” 
Matthew 6:33
 
 
Serving
“…but whoever desires to become great among you, let him be your servant…”
Matthew 20:26-28
 
 
Sharing
“…go therefore and make disciples of all the nations…”
Matthew 28:18-20
 
 
 
 
 
pastor
Pastor/ARK Director – Howard & Melanie Malone
 
gary and rhonda
Assistant Pastor – Gary & Rhonda Davis
 
Youth Pastor – Christina Gordon 
 
Minister Bridgette Administrator/Minister – Bridgette Sigmon