MISSIONTo lead people to an authentic, life-changing relationship with Jesus Christ.

VISION: To minister to every person who comes forward at a weekend service by praying for their needs and ministering life to their situations.

If you’re interested in serving on Prayer Teams, please review the Prayer Team Orientation Guide. After reviewing the Orientation Guide, complete the Prayer Team Application by heading to the LifeTeams page, and selecting your campus, followed by Prayer Teams.


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River Valley Care Partners are men and women trained to support and guide people with Christ-centered care. No matter what area of life you’re experiencing challenges, Care Partners will listen, ask questions to understand your story and through Godly wisdom, care, prayer and support will empower you to take appropriate next steps to help you move forward.

If you would like to connect with our team, text CAREPARTNER to 41411 or email After we receive your text or email, we will help you get connected to one of our Care Partners.


If you, or someone you know, has experienced the loss of a family member you can contact us to make arrangements for a River Valley Church pastor to conduct a funeral service at River Valley or another location. For more information, call 952.255.8800.


Freedom Group is an eight-week Core Group that equips you to live a victorious faith. Sometimes, we are simply unaware of lies we believe and wrong patterns of thinking that keep us stuck. In this group, you will discover how to move forward to greater freedom in your life, faith, and future by taking a deeper look at your identity in Christ. To get registered to a Freedom group, click here.

Freedom Encounter is a conference that every Freedom group member is encouraged to attend. Our Freedom Encounter combines powerful teaching, worship and personal ministry to help you hear God in ways you’ve not heard Him before. It will help you take next steps to overcome your past and walk in the victorious life God designed for you to live. To register for our next Freedom Encounter, click here.


It hurts to loose someone. Find help at GriefShare, a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. To register, check out our Lifegroups Locator.


When illness or injury strikes, we are affected emotionally and spiritually. Our pastors or hospital visitation team are available to visit for prayer and encouragement if you, or someone you know, is hospitalized. To request visitation, contact us or call 952.255.8800.


Community Resources – Dakota County
Community Resources – Ramsey County
Community Resources – Washington County
Community Resources – Hennepin County
Community Resources – Scott County
Community Resources – Rice County
Counselor Referral List

Marriage Mentoring

Our desire is to help meet the relational, spiritual and practical needs of marriages. We have trained mentor couples who deeply care about your marriage. The resources and tools that are available will help divorce proof your marriage. Visit our Marriage page for more information.


Our meal ministry is designed to provide meals for individuals/families that may have experienced a loss of a loved one or at home recovering from surgery or serious illness and are not currently in a Lifegroup. Our meal ministry team will provide two to three meals a week for approximately two weeks. If you would like to have meals set up and delivered to your home, please complete the care request form below and indicate your need for meals. The meal ministry coordinator at your specific campus will contact you by email or phone.

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