First Pastor began June 3, 1956

  • Rev. Charles W. Pfeiffer

First Session elected October 7, 1956

  • Ted Azulay
  • David Birrel
  • Joel Brown
  • Donald Butler (Clerk)

First Trustees elected October 7, 1956

  • Garland Reynolds
  • Ruth Shurtz
  • William Taylor

First Board of Deacons elected January 17,1965

  • Three-year Term
  • Brian Grigsby
  • Charlotte Lee
  • Myrtle Miller
  • Dorothy Robson
  • Two-year Term
  • William Dickson
  • Muriel Mahon
  • Betty Sergent
  • HelenTrabue
  • One-year Term
  • Edward Ashley
  • William Graham
  • Mary Harvell
  • Eunice Schwitters

First Infant Baptism on December 23, 1956

  • Robert Arthur Paddock

First Adult Baptism on October 7, 1956

  • Reverdy Miller
  • Alfred Thomas
  • Roberts Frances
  • Pearl Roberts
  • Masuko Rich
  • Dale LeRoy Rich

First Marriage on October 22, 1960

  • Rober Keith Salmon & Elizabeth Ann Salmon

First Death on March 15, 1957

  • Reverdy Miller

First Service (Knox Hall) on June 23, 1957

First Service (Riverside Chapel) on March 22, 1964

First Service (Sanctuary) on April 24, 1994

First Contemporary Service (Riverside Chapel) on September 18, 2005

www.riversidepres.org began publishing on March 1, 2005

The dream of Chris Herrnkind, Mike Reed, and Norm Channell came true on May 12, 2007, when the first Spring Praise Fest (SPF1) was born in the front parking lot of Riverside Presbyterian Church, Cocoa Beach.

The Dr. Vernon Boushell Concert Series began its first season on Sunday, November 9, 2008, with “Celebrations, A Choral Showcase”.¬† The Space Coast Oratorio Society was directed by Aaron Collins. ¬†Aaron became director of the newly formed Space Coast Symphony the following year.

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