Pastor Rob & Bev Morris 

Pastor Rob Morris is the founder and lead pastor of The River Church. Rob graduated from East Texas Baptist University with a Bachelor of Music degree in All-level Music Education.  Rob is crazy about his beautiful wife and ministry partner, Bev, as well as his three sons, Blake, Ryan and Dylan. Rob enjoys everything outdoors, especially water sports! Rob and Bev started The River in 2003.




Sidney Broome

Associate Pastor

Sidney graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological with a Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies & Southeastern Baptist Theology Seminary with an Advanced Masters of Divinity; he is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Early Church Studies. He can be found leading teenagers in discipleship, sermon crafting, or designing new innovative ideas.  He and his wife Yulia enjoy hiking with their dog. 


Kathy Schachtner

Worship Pastor

Kathy has served as the Worship Leader at River Pointe Church for the last 4 years, and has been a part of the worship ministry for several years prior to that. Kathy has two daughters.    



Vicki McCoy 

Staff Assistant 

Vicki does the essential work at The River which keeps everything running smoothly.  Vicki has three precious grandchildren. 


Julie & Charlie Beard

Children’s Ministers

Julie and her husband Charlie have a desire to see children come to know Christ as their Lord and Savior and to know they are uniquely created for great things! It is an honor to come along side of parents at The River to help their children grow in Christ. Outside of church, Charlie and Julie have a not-for-profit children’s ministry called Crawfish 4 Kids that is committed to serving kids for Christ through fundraisers and events and one day to have property for children to fish, swim, camp, learn life lessons with farm animals and have encounters with Christ.