Who We Are
Life cannot exist without water. Rivers are natural distributors of this life-giving substance. For centuries, entire civilizations have been built by and cultures created from these waterways. Geographically, River Church exists next to the body of water famously known as "The Mighty Mississippi" The Mississippi River is a means of life; livelihood and transport to multiplied thousands in communiites like ours in Memphis and the surrounding areas.
Spiritually, River Church exists as a channel of the living water flowing from the truest source of all life, our God and Creator, and distributed through it's members to nourish the thirsty souls in this community. God has commissioned us to be a body of believers who love all people: connecting them to Jesus and others. It's our desire for new life to spring forth from, be nurtured by and flourish through the teaching of the Word of God here at River Church.
River Church is a Spirit-filled, nondenominational church with a heart to see anyone meet Jesus, regardless of race, gender or social status.
"Anyone who believes in me may come and drink! For the Scriptures declare, 'Rivers of living water will flow from his heart.'" (John 7:38 NLT)