Pastor Gene and Bekki have been married and in ministry for 28 years. Their passion is to bring the message of love and light of Christ beyond the four walls of the church and reaching into the community. They enjoy spending time with their four sons, going to movies and fellowshipping with friends.


Joshua Lee and Flor have been married for seven years and ministering together as Heart of The Lion ministry. They are partnered with the River of Life in building leaders and worship. They enjoy spending quality time with family and friends as well as traveling.



AJ has been a part of the River of Life team for three years. She has a passion for worship and helping kids grow closer to Jesus. Outside of the River she’s a teacher and loves living life with her dog Cooper.



Alex is the worship leader at the River of Life. His passion is to see people encounter God through worship. He enjoys sports especially the LA Clippers, playing the guitar and learning about Philosophy/Theology.