Riverside Christian Reformed Church

Sunday Morning Worship at 10:15am
602 Comstock Blvd. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505​
(616) 361-0604

All Riverside CRC events are suspended in compliance with Coronavirus/COVID-19 Safety.

Messages from Pastor Ben

These messages from Pastor Ben are intended for the Riverside CRC congregation, wherever and whoever they may be, as a touch-point during a time apart.

View from the Pew Blog

The View from the Pew is the blog of reflections and responses to Sunday morning worship, sermons, and events in the life of Riverside Christian Reformed Church. The views and opinions expressed in this blog are those of the post authors, and not necessarily those of Riverside CRC, or the Christian Reformed Church.

Interested in writing for View from the Pew? Contact Brian.

Matthew 15:1-20 Kingdom People and Christian Character A New Language

A New Language – A New Heart

Learning a new language really well requires immersion in that language. Surrounding yourself in that new culture and language can result in a new heart.

Romans 1:18-25 Kingdom People and Christian Character - A New Place

A New Place – A New Identity

How long has it been since you’ve moved into a new place? My wife and I moved to the northeast side of Grand Rapids, MI a little over two years ago. We moved into a new place here in the Riverside neighborhood. We’re just around the corner from the church, and it’s part of the…

Church Shopping

Church Shopping

Sometimes, I like to visit other churches just to see what else is going on. I don’t want to go church shopping. So, a great time to do this is when we’re on vacation. That way, there’s no confusion.

Prayer, Ephesians 3:14-21, scripture

Surprising Prayer in Scripture

Have you ever discovered a surprising prayer in Scripture? This one tucked neatly into Ephesians 3:14-21 recently caught me off guard.