Riverside Christian Reformed Church

Worship on Sundays at 10:15am
including COVID-19 protocols
602 Comstock Blvd. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505​
(616) 361-0604

Riverside CRC Staff

Riverside CRC Staff

The Riverside CRC staff includes Pastor Ben Browneye and a host of part-time staff and volunteers in a variety of ministry capacities. They team up to serve the needs of the Riverside community from our youngest to our oldest. Most of all, they bring hearts of faith and leadership to everything they do.

Rev. Benjamin Browneye - Pastor

Rev. Benjamin Browneye – Pastor


Pastor Ben is a 2005 graduate from Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor of Science in Communications. He received his Masters of Divinity from Calvin Theological Seminary in 2012, and has served as a delegate to Synod in 2016.

As Pastor, Ben has a passion for preaching and teaching and has been at Riverside since April of 2013. On the personal side, Ben is an avid outdoorsmen, a loyal Detroit sports fan, and is married to his wife Ellie.

Pastor Ben seeks to preach and teach in an educational and engaging way that brings the deep truth of the Bible into our lives today for every generation.

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For general questions, please contact the church office.