Our Pastors

Byron & Becky Wicker, Lead Pastors

Byron and Becky Wicker serve as lead pastors and overseers of River Life Fellowship Church and associated ministries. Together they have a passion for real revival in the church and spiritual awakening in our nation and the nations. The central theme of their ministry is single hearted devotion to Christ, radical obedience to the Holy Spirit and experiential knowledge of the heart of the Father. Their goal is to equip the believer with the practical knowledge of both the love and power of God.

Byron and Becky live in Mooresville and are the proud parents of three adult children, Aaron, Grace and Philip. They have three grandchildren, Emma, Madalyn, and Luke.

To schedule Byron and/or Becky to come minister at your church send a request to byron@riverlifefellowship.com or becky@riverlifefellowship.com


Matthew & Sarah Bollinger, Associate Pastors

Matthew and Sarah have been on the pastoral staff at River Life since 1998. Sarah grew up in the church, while Matthew began attending in 1998 while teaching at Mooresville High School. After serving as youth pastors for over 6 years, the Bollingers moved into the associate role 2004. Matthew is also the director of Christ’s School of Ministry, a ministry training school at River Life, and he teaches part-time at Mooresville Christian Academy. Sarah is a worship leader at River Life and the busy mom of the 6 Bollinger kids – Noah, Judah, Gabriel, Benjamin, Anna Grace, Lydia Ruth.

Matthew, Sarah, and their children are committed to seeing God “awaken” His church in America through Revival. Their passions in ministry include extravagant worship, reaching the world with the Gospel through miracles, signs and wonders, and seeing the grace of God transform lives on a daily basis through the power of the Holy Spirit. The Bollingers are eagerly expectant for whatever the Lord will do next to glorify His Son and expand His Kingdom.

To schedule Matthew and/or Sarah to minister at your church please send a request to matthew@riverlifefellowship.com


Marlin Mogusu, Staff Pastor

Marlin and Mary came to River Life in 2001. Since 2002, Marlin has been teaching at Mooresville Christian Academy. Marlin was ordained at River Life in 2005, first as youth pastor and recently as staff pastor. He and his wife desire to be changed by the Lord’s love and wrecked for Jesus and His glorious Kingdom.

They long to see the same Holy Fire of the Lord abide in others and to release the body into everything the Lord has for them. Marlin and Mary also are involved with the men and women sozo ministry. Marlin is involved in teaching the prophetic in the school of ministry. Mary enjoys being a full-time mom of Enoch and Grace. She is passionate about seeing marriages and families established in grace and truth.

Marlin and Mary love hearing the Voice of God. Their main desire is to love the Lord with all their heart, mind, and strength, and love each other, the church, and their community.

To schedule Marlin to come and minister at your church please send a request to marlin@riverlifefellowship.com


Tony Baker, Children’s Pastor

Tony and Cindy Baker are the Children’s Pastors of River Life Kids, the Children’s Ministry at River Life Fellowship. They have been part of the community at River Life Fellowship since February 1996. They have been involved with the children’s ministry at River Life Fellowship for the past 12 years, from babies up to 12 year olds. Tony and Cindy have two sons. Tony is originally from Massachusetts and has lived in New Orleans, LA and Ft. Lauderdale, FL and has now lived in Mooresville, NC for the past 15 years, “He likes Mooresville and he’s staying” he says. Cindy is originally from Hollywood , FL. Tony has attended River Life Fellowship’s Christ’s School of Ministry and was ordained shortly thereafter into the ministry as Children’s Pastor in 2005. Tony and Cindy have two boys ages 14 and 17 and both boys are Homeschooled.

Tony and Cindy both have a heart for children and are dedicated to practically equipping the children of this church to become a more functional part of the church and of the Kingdom of God. They aim to help children hear from the Lord, to be led by and experience the Holy Spirit and to be grounded in the rock, which is our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ! Their wish is that each and every child at River Life Fellowship would have a strong personal relationship with Jesus Christ and would have a hunger to seek His word and to know Him More and to have a relationship with Him that they can call their own! Ultimately we seek for each child to “taste and see that the LORD is good!” ~ Psalm 34:8.

To schedule Tony and/or Cindy to come and minister at your church please send a request to tony@riverlifefellowship.com