David Mackey has served as a Senior Minister at Riverside Christian Church since 1997. The thing he loves most about Riverside Christian Church is the big heart for God’s mission. He says, "The church has a wonderful desire to carry out the mission God has for His church and pulls together to get it done!"
He enjoys preaching, ministering to others through small groups and ministries in our community. David holds a Master of Ministry degree from Kentucky Christian University. Prior to going into the ministry, David was a registered architect in Missouri and Colorado. He and his wife Mary live in Prairie Home and have 5 grown children and 7 grandchildren.
Ryan Lyons has served as Youth Minister at Riverside since 2013. He has helped grow the youth program that now reaches middle and high school kids in 4 of our local school districts. Ryan is bi-vocational and also teaches high school math at New Franklin Schools. He is a licensed minister of the Gospel with the Conservative Baptist Association (CBA). He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Corban University (Salem, OR) where he also earned a Minor in Biblical Studies. He also earned a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership at Mizzou. He has previously pastored churches in the state of Oregon and in New Franklin. He and his wife Lesley live in New Franklin. They have 5 children.
Family Ministry Team