Senior Pastor: Greg Spencer
After graduating with a B.A. from Northwestern, Greg earned  a Master's of Divinity and a Master of Arts in NT Studies from Trinity University.  Greg and his wife Cindy have served in churches in Hastings, NE, Crystal Lake, IL, Colorado Springs, CO, and Mesa, AZ.  They have a great love for baseball and the outdoors.  They also have a passion to see people come to know Christ and grow in their relationship with Him.
 Youth: Matt Jenkins
Matt has been our youth pastor since 2015 and has been working in youth ministry for ten years.  He graduated from Cornerstone University with a degree in youth ministry and Bible.  He is also licensed with the EFCA.  He married Stacy in 2005 and together they have three boys: Caleb, Luke, and Noah.  Matt has a passion for sharing Jesus with others and teaching others to do likewise.  Matt enjoys date nights with his wife and having daddy-dates with his boys.  He also enjoys many hobbies, including running, fishing, and cheese making.
 Worship: Aaron Anderson
Aaron has been working at River Ridge since 2015 after graduating from Northwestern with a degree in music ministry.  He enjoys spending time hunting and fishing, playing disc golf, and cheering on the Vikings each and every season.  He has a desire for seeing people genuinely worship God, come to know God on a personal level, and grow deeper in their relationship with Him.  
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