Although each church member has a special role to play within the local church, we also have a small ministry team that is supported by a larger leadership team. These teams facilitate and support the life of the local church.
Peter Harding was ordained as an Anglican Priest in 1979, and was formerly the Senior Leader at Sleaford Community Church until Riverside was formed. He retired as Head of English at Carre's Grammar School, having worked in education for over 30 years, as a teacher and as a School Improvement Inspector. Peter is married to Margaret, and they have three adult children and nine grandchildren.
Dr Brian Coaker
Brian is a consulting engineer, having held management positions with a major electronics manufacturing company.
He is married to Gwyn and they have two children.
Mr Keith Blanchard
Keith works for a local software company, is married to Sam and has two children.
Matthew heads up our children's work
Jack is a former police officer and builder, and a graduate of Moorlands Bible College. He is married to Sue.
Sue completed her studies at Moorlands Bible College. She and Jack have three adult children and several grandchildren.