Planning to visit Richland? Here’s what to expect.

Richland Church is a faith community of hope rooted in Christ’s love. Everything we do reflects this.

Here’s what to expect when you attend!

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Welcome to Richland Church at 60 Pomeroy Rd Athens Ohio!

We’re so glad you’re here!

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First, make your way up the drive way to our parking lot.

And feel free to park anywhere you’d like. Handicap parking up front.

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Then come on over to the entrance down our welcome walkway. Wheelchair accessible and we’d love to assist if needed.

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Upon entering, someone from our welcome team will greet you with a smile (under our masks if there is an issued mask mandate) and a service bulletin.

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Our lobby is a great place to hang out before the service begins. The nursery is on the left and the bathroom is at the end of the hallway.

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Here is our nursery! The nursery team is Safe Sanctuary Trained to care for your children and teach them about Jesus, while you enjoy Sunday Worship.

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Don’t forget to check out our info table of events happening at Richland.

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And grab a pastry and coffee as well! 

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It’s almost time to begin the service, enter into the sanctuary and get ready for worship to begin. The services last approximately 45mins and include a combination of contemporary and traditional worship music, always preaching from the bible, and a positive environment.

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You may sit anywhere you’d like and feel free to fill out a connect card to get more connected with Richland Church. We also have an online connect card under the ‘Get Connected’ menu bar.No description available.

Worship begins with opening music to focus our minds, hearts, and souls on meeting together and celebrating what God is doing in our lives. 

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From left to right: Richard Crist, Halle Dray, Yvonne Crist, and the Choir Ensemble

We are blessed at Richland to have many amazing musicians. Richard & Yvonne Crist are a longtime musicians who sing and play piano. Halle Dray is a recent addition to our music team who sings and plays guitar. She is a journalism student at OU and president of the Tempo Tandrums. Many others contribute to our music ministry and our music ministry goal is to worship God as fully as possible through music.

No description available.Following the opening music, announcements, and often a children’s time, Pastor Lyndsey then delivers a message from the bible and how to apply it to our lives. She has been faithfully preaching God’s word for close to 3 years at Richland.

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Have kids but they’re too old for the nursery? Don’t worry we have a children’s church during Sunday Service as well! Ages 4+ meet in our Fellowship Hall (church basement) and outside (weather permitting).

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Each service we offer an opportunity for members of Richland Church and anyone else who chooses to give financially to what God is doing at Richland. But if you are a guest, feel free to make your Connection Card your offering.

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Pastor Lyndsey & all of Richland Church welcome you to church & are here for you!

Feel free to email pastor Lyndsey directly at:

Or the church office at:

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Sunday Service might be over, but your virtual tour is not.

Check out what is downstairs in Richland Church.

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A great large meeting space for small groups (same location where Adventure Land Children’s Church) and where small groups meet. Small groups are essential for those looking to live out their Christian faith.

Want to watch a full church service before attending in person? 

Check out our Facebook Page to see all our archived services: