All of our new Winter classes and small groups will begin on Sunday, January 6, 2019.  We encourage everyone to find and join a weekly small group!  It is a great way to experience regular fellowship, make and deepen friendships, and to have accountability with other believers as you grow spiritually.  Choose from the list of classes below and let us know that you will be attending by filling out the form. 

For more information about small groups and classes, please contact Pastor Diane @ or call the church office at 951-683-1711.

     9am Sunday      Small Groups


MARK: Follow Me 

In this small group, learn from the earliest gospel about the life and teachings of Jesus.

Led by Pastor Diane Lutz, Library (203).


MATTHEW: Being Discipled by Christ

In this small group, learn about God's purposes for your life through video and discussion.

Led by Chuck & Cindy Fuller, Room 204.


CLIMBERS CLASS (for developmentally challenged adults).

Learn Mark's stories about the ministry of Jesus.

Led by Judy Wimpenny, Carol Minton Ryan, Don Girard, and Hayley Shultz in Room 201. 

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  10:45am Sunday Small Groups


Learn to simplify: Ten Practices to Unclutter Your Soul.

Led by Barbara Chapman in Room 102.



Learn together from the Old Testament prophet Ezra.

Led by Pat Gopperton and Jim McClure in the Legacy Room (201/205)



Explore teachings of Jesus from the Gospels.

Led by Jim Breckenridge, Library (203).  

Wednesday Night Small Groups





Learn more about prayer in this ongoing group.  Pray for our church ministries, for our members, family and friends.

Led by Pastor Joe Lutz on Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the Legacy Room (201/205).

*Children's program & childcare available. 


WEDNESDAYS at 6:30-8pm in Room 203

What can the Bible teach us about letting go of past hurts?

Led by Pastor Diane Lutz (

Other Week day Small Groups

M.A.S.H. Groups: 


M.A.S.H. stands for Meeting and Sharing Hope!  Our goal is to to help others get better connected in the church and to help you grow deeper in your faith. If you are looking for ways to get connected, please join us as we begin our new Winter study called Your Christian Discipleship.


You may choose from either of the following group locations:

Group 1  - Led by Brian & Chandra Concannon at their home (Victoria Area). Meets on Sunday evenings at 5pm.

Group 2 - Led by Marian & Ryan Nakatani at the Walden home (Spruce/Canyon Crest area).  Meets on Wednesday evenings at .

(*When you sign up, you will receive an email with the address of the group you chose). 


New Women’s Bible Study

Mondays @6:30pm in Room 204
 You can sign up online at or just show up!
This group is led by Beverly Johnson


Men's Bible Study

1st & 3rd Mondays at 7:00pm.

Join other men to study the Bible and pray together.

Led by Marion Hammarlund, Room 203.


Women's Daytime Bible Study

Fridays at 1:15pm.

Come and discover God's message for you in the letters of 1 Peter and 2 Peter.

Led by Pastor Karin Mazzeo in Room 204.



Mondays at 6:30pm.

Discover what the Bible is all about and what it means to us today.

Led by Rev. Mary Polite at her home. (


 GUMBO Homeless Ministry

 Tuesdays at 6:00pm - Starts in the Fellowship Hall. Come out and minister to Riverside's homeless community by cooking, delivering meals, and sharing the love of Christ with them. You can sign up here on this page or just show up!