Riverside Resort, Richmond, MN

Riverside Resort, Richmond, MN

Church Services

Worship the Creator in His Outdoor Creation at Riverside Resort in Richmond, Minnesota!

You are invited to join us for Interdenominational Outdoor Church Services

10:00 a.m. Sunday Mornings
Definitely NOT church as usual!

2023 Summer Schedule

June 18th – The Good News featuring Christian Comedian and Illusionist Norm Barnhart of St. Paul, MN

The Good News program is an exciting presentation of eye-catching illusions for kids from two to ninety-two! With thirty years experience as a professional illusionist, Norm has a unique ability to communicate God’s love and truth through the use of illusion, balloons, as well as a winsome sense of humor. He is a best selling Teen and children’s book author with 16 books in libraries around the world.  He has written a column with his original ideas and routines for other magicians in the Fellowship of Christian Magicians and Entertainers magazine for 25 years. Come experience Norm’s amazing tricks and learn the value of applying biblical principles in life. Pack up your kids, the neighbor’s kids, the grandkids, and kids of all ages for this delightful presentation! See: goodnewsprogram.weebly.com & magicnorm.com 


June 25th – Higher Call Quartet


Higher Call is a men’s quartet based out of the Twin Cities that shares God’s gift of music to the surrounding community. They present a dynamic collection of traditional, contemporary, as well as southern gospel selections. Higher Call has led worship and performed numerous concerts throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Illinois including being a part of An Evening of Worship and Praise with Joni Eareckson Tada. Higher Call’s sound encompasses a full range of rich, resonant harmonies which will ignite your spirit and uplift your soul! As a result, you won’t want to miss this inspirational worship experience! See www.highercallquartet.com

July 2nd – Magic with a Message with Professional Illusionist Jerry Frasier of St. Paul, MN

Jerry FraiserWhat do you believe? Reality or illusion? Truth or Lies? Back by popular demand, Twin Cities professional illusionist and interactive comic magician, Jerry Frasier challenges audience members to believe in TRUTH and not to be deceived. An active member of two national magic fraternities, Jerry has appeared all over the upper Midwest and the East Coast since 1981. So, come see someone from the audience float on air and experience live interactive Magic with a Message. Charged with laughs, Jerry’s positive style will amaze young and old. This promises to be a great time, so bring kids of all ages with you! Jerry on Facebook

July 9th – River of Life Ministry Team from Cold Spring, MN

A time of fun, music, and inspiration is coming your way with this talented ministry team! Come and be blessed with a program from this dynamic ministry team from Central MN. Hear firsthand the exciting things God is doing in their lives and how they strive to make Christ the center and focal point of all they do. Through songs and testimonies, this group will inspire, entertain, and challenge you. Expect the unexpected from this lively and committed bunch. See you there!

July 16th – Jeremiah Gamble: ‘How the Groo Grew and Other Troo Tales’

Jeremiah GambleSeveral delightful stories brought to life with matchless energy, quirky humor and heartfelt emotion. “Hold the Boat”: A wonderfully silly and animated storytelling of Jeremiah’s first published children’s story. A young boy goes to great lengths to sneak onto Noah’s ark by disguising himself as different animals. Another is “The Well Digger”: A thirsty traveler searches for water in a desert wasteland. He finds some, but unlike any he’s ever imagined. “Tale of the Three Trees”: This imaginative presentation of the classic folk tale will warm your heart and lift your spirit. Lastly, throw into the mix Jeremiah’s newest story, “How the Groo Grew”. This is a whimsical tale about monsters, sibling rivalries, as well as forgiveness. See Theater for the Thirsty

July 23th – I was Charles Manson’s Cell-mate featuring Bill Davis of Tampa, Florida

How do you think your life would change if you came face-to-face with Charles Manson? Bill Davis was a man sentenced to 920 years in prison for a plethora of drug-related and armed robbery crimes. He began to believe in the reality of Satan when he met his cell-mate, Charles Manson, a man in prison on twenty-seven counts of murder. Upon his miraculous release from prison Bill met God on his way to commit suicide. He discovered not only the existence of God, but that God had an incredible plan for his life. Bring your family and friends and come prepared to hear Bill’s incredible spine-tingling story about deliverance from addiction and the demonic. You will also hear about God’s truth, mercy, love, forgiveness, grace, and healing. See Bill Davis Ministries 

July 30th – Musician and Youth Evangelist Dan Hubbard of Minneapolis, MN


You’re in for a great time with inspirational Christian speaker Dan Hubbard! In addition to being an incredible youth speaker, Dan is also a recorded musician, an entertaining humorist, and a gifted evangelist who brings the life-changing message of the gospel to audiences throughout the world. Therefore, enjoy a fun-packed hour as Dan effectively communicates the Good News through his message, music, and side-splitting humor. Be sure to bring a friend! HubbardMinistries.com

August 6th – Sweetwater Revival Quartet

Sweetwater Revival, affectionately known in Southern Gospel circles as “The Female Quartet of Southern Gospel Music”, is based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota. As one of the only female gospel quartets in the entire nation, they are known to always deliver tight harmonies, beautiful ballads, as well as hand clapping scripture filled music. Sweetwater Revival has been Nominated numerous times for the prestigious award “Female Group of the Year”, featured on Gospel Music Television. Due to this, their music is being played on Radio stations around the world. This ministry is run by leading member Katherine Paull, formerly of the New Speers out of Nashville, Tennessee & renown songwriter & manager Cathie Paxson. Sweetwater Revival’s ultimate desire is to point others to Jesus Christ through their music ministry & testimony. See Sweetwater Revival