BISHOP RONALD HEPPERLY

Senior Pastor

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From the woods to the nations, Bishop Ronnie Hepperly is a Townsend native and began his early ministry as Youth Pastor here at RIO TOWNSEND, which was then known as the Townsend Church of God.

Pastor Ronnie established the RIO Network of Churches, (Restoration International Outreach) beginning with RIO Central, and later birthed RIO MISSIONS, a global outreach and international prison ministry.

Pastor Ronnie is a Tennessee State COG Council Member and Superintendent for the COG International in Asia and Africa.

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RAYMOND GOODMAN

Executive Pastor

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Pastor Raymond Goodman handles administrative issues for RIO TOWNSEND, as well as RIO MISSIONS, and the RIO Network of Churches.

Pastor Raymond’s capabilities have garnered him the nickname “Brains.” As Pastor Ronnie says, “There’s nothing this guy can’t do!”

Pastor Raymond and his wife, Linda, moved to Tennessee from Louisiana where he was involved with major front line ministries, and has now found a home at RIO.

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RAVEN BROYLES

Administrator

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Pastor Raven Broyles is the Executive Assistant to Bishop Ronnie Hepperly and Pastor Raymond Goodman, and now takes on the role as Administrator for RIO Townsend.

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BILLY ARNETT

Director of Worship and Creative Arts


Billy Arnett began ministry in 1988, having his debut album “Change Is Coming” nominated for ‘Album of The Year’ at the COG General Assembly.

He was special singer for the New York COG Campmeeting in NYC from 1988-1995 and produced the NEW YORK STATE MASS CHOIR.

Pastor Billy has written and recorded hundreds of songs, and he and his wife Dana are co-founders of WAR REVIVAL.

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DANA ARNETT

Worship Leader


Worship Leader for RIO TOWNSEND, Dana Arnett is a recording artist, wife, and mother.

From 2002-2005 Pastor Dana worked in San Antonio for Pastor John Hagee, where she was part of the ‘JHM Prayer Line’ and became part of GETV.

Her latest single, “Burn” is available on iTunes, and Amazon.com as F-22 RAPTURE, produced by MarvellousWorks.

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EDDIE RAYBORN

Director of Finance

GLENDA RAYBORN

Director of Ladies Ministry

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Pastor Eddie Rayborn is the Director of Finance and Glenda is the Director for the Ladies Ministry.

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DOUG and JAMA BRYANT

Directors of Assimilation

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Pastors Doug and Jama Bryant are Directors of Assimilation for RIO TOWNSEND.

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JOSH BROYLES

Director of Missions

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Pastor Josh Broyles is the Director of Missions for RIO TOWNSEND and has traveled extensively around the world training for church plantin .

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Tod Zieger

Director of Pastoral Care and Continuing Education

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BRITTANY HEPPERLY

Director of Christian Education

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DOUG and KAREN THOMPEON

Directors of Celebrate Recovery 

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GERALD WILLARD

Director of Facilities and Hospitality

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JEANNIE HEPPERLY

Director of Front Liners and First Impressions

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