October 13, 1996
House of Prayer for All Nations Church 1st worship service at Nairi United Methodist Church in West Paterson, NJ at 1:00PM with Pastor Elisha Kim and 22 adults and 8 children.
April 6, 1997
Moved to Christ Community Church in Waldwick, NJ with 45 congregational members. The facility provided us with an office and 6 Sunday School classrooms.
Anna Chung JDSN joins as Sunday School Director.
Elected First Board of Deacons: Gabriel Choi, Daniel Park, Paul Park, Kiwon Um, Jonathan Woo.
July 19, 1998
Pastor Elisha Kim resigns and departs House of Prayer Church.
House of Prayer for All Nations Church By Laws was adopted.
April 4, 1999
Easter Sunday, Pastor Rubin Son joins the House of Prayer Church.
July 2, 2000
As our Sunday School grew, we needed more classrooms while we had to give up some classroom as Christ Community Church started their day care. Moved to Grace Lutheran Church, River Edge, NJ.
January 14, 2001
Deacon Election: Joshua Baik, Jay Lee, Jay Park, Andy Yoo.
Anna Chung JDSN resigns as Sunday School Director.
January 12, 2003
Pastor Rubin Son resigns and departs House of Prayer Church.
August 15, 2003
Summer Retreat, Pastor Brian Lee joins the House of Prayer Church.
February 10, 2004
Deacon Election: David Kim, Justin Kim, Simon Kim, and David Park.
Anna Chung JDSN rejoins as Sunday School Director.
July 18, 2004
Renamed House of Prayer for All Nations Church to Riverside Community Church.
January 9, 2005
Commissioned Missionary Ryu in China through East Asian Missions.
January 30, 2005
Amended existing House of Prayer for All Nations Church By Laws to Riverside Community Church By Laws.
January 22, 2006
Deacon Election: Andy Choi, Ben Hur, Stan Jung, and Tom Park.
March 5, 2006
Moved to United Methodist Church of Little Falls in Little Falls, NJ.
Began Korean Worship.
October 15, 2006
Celebrated 10th Anniversary.
June 17, 2007
Moved to 100 Gilbert Ave. Elmwood Park, NJ 07407. Phase 1 Building Project: Purchased the building.
November 11, 2007
Phase 2 Building Project: New Roofing completed 9/23/07-11/11/07.
December 30, 2007
Phase 3 Building Project: New HVAC system completed 8/21/07 – 12/30/07.
First Half of 2008
Phase 4 Building Project: 1st floor South Wing completed – classrooms and church offices with much care and sweat equity.
April 16, 2008
Ordination Service for Elected Deacons: Young Chung, Don Kim, John Kim, John Lee, Greg Park, John Park.
First ever Deaconesses: Jean Chung, Serena Kim, Hey Young Lee, Nan Park, Eunjo Um.
First ever Elders: Justin Kim, Paul Park, Kiwon Um.
February 22, 2009
Anna Chung JDSN retires from Sunday School Director position.
April 25, 2009
First Annual Spring Shower Benefits Concert with Yunah Lee, EunJoo Lee, Ed Huls, & Ken Kletzien.
April 26, 2009
Building Dedication Service upon the completion of Phase 5 Building Project. Sanctuary and Sunday School classroom renovation completed 8/3/08 – 4/26/09.
April 26, 2009
Pastor Brian Lee resigns and departs Riverside Community Church.
March 21, 2010
Pastor David Sung joins Riverside Community Church.
September 26, 2010
Esther Cho JDSN starts as CLAY Youth Group Director.
December 4, 2010
First sponsoring of Starfield Concert at Elmwood Park High School.
June 19, 2011
Pastor Josiah Chung starts as Children Ministry Director.
October 16, 2011
Ordination of Elders: Young Chung and David Kim.
July 15, 2012
Pastor David Sung resigns. Plans for further education and to get more involved with Missions.
January 20, 2013
Pastor John Lee joins RCC as Lead Pastor.
Completed Phase 6 building renovation – Front entrance area.
Building signage installed.
Pastor Eunice Park joins RCC as CM Director.
Pastor Joe Yoon joins RCC as Pastor of Singles, Young Families, & CLAY.
Completed Phase 7 building renovation – Bathrooms.
March 15, 2015
Deacon/Deaconess Installation – Bryan Kim, Daniel Kim, Mike Kim, Sunny Kim, Dan Park, Junghoon Park