Join us at the church building Sunday mornings at 9am & 11am for our Celebrations. Stop by the Welcome Kiosk in the lobby so we can meet you!

  • Grow Zone for children 3yrs through 12yrs is offered at the 9am celebration (Check-in children on arrival in the lobby). At the 11am celebration, Grow Zone is offered for children 3yrs old - 9yrs old. Children join their parents in service until they are dismissed to Grow Zone after worship and prayer.
  • The Nursery for little ones up to age 2 is available during both celebrations Sunday morning (parents can drop off before they enter the sanctuary or at anytime throughout the Celebration).
  • The 9am Celebration will stream live on Facebook, YouTube, and the Live Stream page of this website for those who wish join in from home.

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GEt Connected Through serving & life groups!

Want to be part of something truly epic? There is definitely SPACE FOR YOU as New River works hard to transform our community with the love of Jesus.  We'd LOVE for you to join us!  If you'd like to join a life group or are interested in serving in one of our ministries, leave your info here and one of our leaders will get in touch with you! (No worries, it's secure and we're the only ones who see it.)

Check out meeting times of current Life Groups here!

ladies coffee & craft hour

This will be a fun and festive time to connect with one another while filling a mason jar with the dry ingredients of a regular or gluten free cookie recipe. 

  • Please RSVP by Friday, December 1 so we can purchase supplies!
  • Limit 2 jars per person.  $5 per jar - we will ask you to pay on Dec 9th with cash or check.
  • Select up to two jars for each person you register.
  • Teens are welcome!
  • Bring a plate of cookies to share!


Kids' day out - awaken youth fundraiser

Awaken Youth is fundraising for their mission trip! For a donation, They will provide childcare while you shop, wrap presents, or just relax!

  • When: Saturday, December 9th, 1-4pm
  • Where: New River Church
  • Donations can be in cash or check made payable to New River Church and given at drop off.
  • Children must be potty trained.
  • Register HERE

gifts for manchester manor

We are collecting gifts for residents at Manchester Manor! Please bring unwrapped gifts to New River Church by Wednesday, December 13th!

Check out the list here!

The season of giving is here!

We have the privilege of being partnered with Bowers Elementary School and serving the many beautiful growing families whose children attend this Manchester Public School!

We are sponsoring 14 Bowers families with a total of 40 children! We would love to provide a fun gift and a practical gift for each child. That is 80 gifts that will need to be purchased and returned to New River Church, unwrapped, by Sunday, December 17th!

WE can do this! Visit this link to check out the list!

Mobile Foodshare

The Mobile Foodshare truck visits the New River Church parking lot every other Wednesday from 12pm - 12:30pm. This mobile pantry provides fruits & vegetables to those in need.

We will hand out numbers beginning at 11:30am.  You are welcome to wait near your car until we begin having participants line up by number.

Bring your own bags!

Upcoming dates:

  • Nov 1st, 15th & 29th
  • Dec 13th & 27th

Church center app

New River Church now has an app for calendar, life groups, event registrations, and more! You can download it from the App Store or the Google Play Store.

If you are using a desktop or laptop to view this site, you can use your phone to scan the QR code and download the app today. Or if you are viewing from your smartphone, tap the QR code.

If you have any questions, please contact the church office @ (860) 648-2970 or

Click this link for a helpful video to walk you through how to find your church.