River of Life (ROL) Church exists because of the grace of God, and we want to be an encouragement to our congregation and also to our community. Since its beginning in 1993, River of Life has had a strong desire to be identified as A Church of Small Groups. As you read through the various ministries described in our website, you will notice that we offer a variety of ministry opportunities and programs. There is a place for you and your family to belong and to serve at ROL.

Adult Ministries

River of Life offers a variety of adult ministries to help equip and encourage every believer in his and her faith. Whether it be in a small group setting or in a support group, which offers a safe and confidential environment, you will find a place to belong, to grow, and to enjoy authentic relationships with other men and women.

Worship Ministries

Worship is the foremost purpose and activity of the Church. River of Life is committed to worship experiences which are culturally relevant, Biblically sound, and motivated by an authentic relationship with Jesus Christ.

Women’s Ministries

River of Life Women’s Ministry exists to equip women with:

  • Godly Living: by providing opportunities for both spiritual and personal growth.
  • Ministry: by encouraging unity among women fulfilling service and leadership development.
  • Outreach: by promoting creative ways to reach out to others in Jesus’ name.

The goal of Women’s Ministries at River of Life is to support women in their pursuit of God. We offer a variety of accountable bible studies and support groups to encourage, equip and enable women to do God’s work in our world.

Men’s Ministries

Men’s Ministries at River of Life exists to serve the men in our community by facilitating discipleship, bible study, and accountability. All offered in individual, small or large group gatherings focused on men’s needs in today’s world.

Our vision is that each man would be challenged and encouraged to grow in his personal relationship with Jesus Christ, serve his wife and/or family as a man of God, and be empowered to use his spiritual gifts to serve both church and community.

Student Ministries

Kinetic Student Ministries at River of Life is a thriving community of 150+ junior and senior high students from Elk River and surrounding communities. There are many activities geared towards the students, with the ultimate goal of bringing students closer to God.

Children & Family Ministries

Children are vitally important at River of Life! Our children’s ministry mission is to provide the best possible care, comfort, guidance, and instruction in the Word of God for each child.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are important to meeting the mission of River of Life. Please check this page to see where you can help out.