Say hello to the leadership team at River of Life Church

Meet our leadership

Say hello to the leadership team at River of Life Church. Got questions for the lead team? Contact us by clicking here.

Jacob & Kristen Wallace - Lead Pastors

Jacob & Kristen moved here in 2015 to be the pastors of River of Life Church. They came with expectation from God for revival. Their heartbeat is to reach the lost, disciple and continue to be a place for the presence of God. Jacob & Kristen have two wonderful boys, Caleb & Samuel.

"The best is yet to come!"

Steve & Deb Nordyke - Discipleship & Prayer Pastors

Pastor Steve & Deb Nordyke have been in ministry collectively for over 40 years. Their wisdom and desire to help people navigate through life is beneficial to anyone who gets to know them. Their desire in ministry is to help understand scripture and learn to apply that to our daily lives.

"God's doing a new thing in our region." - Pastors Steve & Deb Nordyke

Guadalupe & Rachel Almaguer - Student Pastors

Guadalupe & Rachel joined the River of Life Church leadership team in 2020 as the Lead Student Ministries pastors. They both love their three children, love the outdoors, sports and especially love to see teens reach their fullest potential in Christ.

"God's plans for your life are better than you can imagine." - Pastor Lupe

Rachel Almaguer - Office Administrator

Rachel joined the team in 2020. Along with her help her husband Pastor Lupe, she manages the communication and all details pertaining to River of Life Church. Rachel and her husband have three children with their newest addition May 2020.

"Jesus cares about you more than you could ever know." - Rachel

April Tuquero - Business Administrator

April joined the team in 2016 as the Business Administrator. Her and her husband have two wonderful daughters and have been attending River of Life Church since 2012.