Rev. Dustin Daniels | Senior Pastor

Dustin is an adopted child of God, husband to Amy, and daddy to Ollie and Esther. He is author of the “The Sex Spiral: Forgiven and Free From Pornography,” podcast host of “God, Sex and You”, and co-founder of Revive 40 a Christ-centered sexual purity ministry. 
Dustin is licensed and ordained in pastoral ministry, formally educated from Gateway Seminary (Masters Degree in Theological Studies - MTS), and is certified in Alcohol/ Drug Recovery and Sexual Addiction from the American Association of Christian Counselors. 

Brian Klimke | Assistant Pastor

Brian and his wife Joy are the newest addition to the River family. They have four children. Brian has spent the last twenty years in pastoral ministry as a worship pastor, executive pastor, and associate pastor.

Jeff Christensen | Elder

Jeff and his wife Maria moved to the Verde Valley in 1979. Jeff gave his life to the Lord at the age of 35 and has has owned and operated a small business for the past 32 years. Jeff has been serving as an elder at River Bible for the past 12 years.  

Ray Taylor | Elder

Ray and his wife, Debrey, became Christians in 1971, experiencing a dramatic conversion. Throughout 48 years of marriage they have spent time ministering together in prayer and intercession, study of the Word and in gifts of teaching and exhortation for the building up of the body of Christ (Ephesians 4:12). They have lived in the Verde Valley for 36 years and have two sons and 9 grandchildren.