At Riverside we are on a journey together to help people get to know Jesus and grow as his followers across Birmingham and beyond.

Riverside is a church made up of people from a diversity of backgrounds and experiences all with one thing in common; our discovery of God and His amazing love. Whether online or in-person, we hope you will feel at home among us and that you will find our weekly services, events and groups welcoming and relevant to your life. 


SUNDAY SERVICES
10:30AM

In-person & online

Due to COVID-19 our in-person services are currently cancelled but we are still meeting each Sunday online.  

CURRENT TEACHING SERIES

HUMAN

One of the most memorable songs in recent years is the song ‘Human’ by Rag ‘N’ Bone man. It’s an honest reflection on the complexity of human relationships, with the line ‘I’m only human after all. Don’t put your blame on me.’ It’s something we’ve all felt at times - I’m just human, don’t expect perfection!

The word ‘human’ originally means ‘of the earth’. It’s where we get our word humours from - dust, from the ground, from the earth.
During 2020, we’ve had a glimpse of some of the limits of our humanity, but also some of the best of us humans. And, as we begin to emerge out of this pandemic, it’s worth getting back to basics to remember some foundations of what it means to be human. When we know who we are, we can rebuild for what’s ahead.

Our guide will be the very opening words of the Bible. Yes, the first few chapters of Genesis provide is with rock-solid foundations to be able to navigate uncharted times. We’ll be thinking about our purpose, our relationships, our sexuality, our identity, and how we live in changing times. We’ll be grappling with some pretty big questions that we all face in life. And as we do so, we’ll discover the freedom in being neither dust nor divine. Yes, join us at Riverside to find the freedom in being able to say “I’m only human after all!”

 

GOT QUESTIONS ABOUT LIFE?
FAITH?  MEANING?

 


EVENTS

THERE ARE MANY THINGS GOING ON
AT RIVERSIDE  OTHER THAN OUR
SUNDAY SERVICES 



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