Meet the Pastors

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord. Colossians 3:16(KJV)

Meet our Wonderful Pastors!

Pastors Dave & Ina Newell

David and Ina Newell are the Senior Pastors of River of Life Church

River of Life Raleigh was planted in 1997. David received a Master’s degree at Princeton Theological Seminary and Ina received her Bachelor of Science degree at Loyola University. David and Ina met and married in New Orleans at Word of Faith in 1970. They both spent 25 years as staff pastors under Pastor Charles Green, developing the youth ministry and founding Word of Faith Bible College. After 1 year on the evangelistic field, they came into the Triangle region in order to plant River of Life.

Also Serving on the Pastoral Team

Tim & Paula Pritchard

Pastoral Care Ministry

Tim & Diane Rabalais

Pastoral Care Ministry

Lorraine Monroe

Pastoral Care Ministry

Kimberly Kobito

Prophetic Ministry & Pastoral Care

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Prophetic Ministry

Twice a month, our prophetic team minister words of edification and comfort to newcomers and visitors who desire this ministry.

Altar Team

We train and equip men and women to serve as ambassadors in God’s Kingdom. They minister through the gifts of the Holy Spirit in every service.

Worship Team

Singers and Musicians who bring people into fervent worship and praise to the Lord Jesus.