Riverview Church

About Us

Riverview Church is a contemporary church in Perth, Western Australia, with a mission ‘to lead people to Christ and build them into a worshipping community’. It has a multicultural and multi-age congregation of over 3,000 in regular weekly attendance and nearly 1,000 volunteers.

Founded in 1979, Riverview is a non-denominational church which is committed to presenting the gospel in a relevant and authentic way to the city of Perth and beyond, through community engagement, biblical teaching, passionate worship and creative elements. Riverview Church operates several associated ministries including Regent College, Riverview Children’s Foundation, Riverview Community Services and Riverview Media.

Our Mission

"To lead people to Christ and build them into a worshipping community"

Our Core Values

We believe:

  1. People are transformed by the power of God’s Word. Timothy 3:16-17; Romans 1:16
  2. Lost people matter to God and therefore ought to matter to the Church. Luke 15
  3. We must be culturally relevant whilst remaining doctrinally pure. 1 Corinthians 9:19-23
  4. Church is about helping people live the Christian life in an authentic and practical way. Romans 12; James 1:22-27
  5. The Church should operate as a unified community of servants with men and women using their spiritual gifts. 1 Peter 4:10-11; Galatians 3:28
  6. Churches should be led by men and women with leadership gifts. Romans 12:8; 1 Peter 5:1-3
  7. Spiritual growth and Christian community happen best in small groups. Acts 2:42-47; Luke 6:12-13
  8. Excellence honours God and inspires people. Matthew 5:41, Jeremiah 12:5
  9. The Church should be a place of love, acceptance and forgiveness. 1 Corinthians 13; Ephesians 4:32
  10. Full devotion to Christ and His cause is normal for every Christian. Matthew 28:19-20; Ephesians 4:15