Elders and Deacons

Elders

Elders are the men responsible for the primary leadership and oversight of our church. They provide spiritual guidance and set the direction of the church.

The outline of the job of an elder is found in 1 Timothy 3:1–7 , Titus 1:6–9 , 1 Peter 5:1–4 , and Acts 20:18–21 .

Riverside currently has four elders:

Duane Hettver
Duane Hettver
Kevin VerMeer
Kevin VerMeer
Tom Luttio
Tom Luttio
John Phillips
John Phillips
 

Deacons

Deacons serve the church and church body in tangible, logistical ways. They are responsible for caring for church members who are in need of assistance. They are also responsible for upkeep of the building and for handling the church finances.

The outline of the job of a deacon is found in 1 Timothy 3 .

Riverside currently has two deacons:

Steve Ridley
Steve Ridley
Al Birr
Al Birr