Rev. Octavio Rivera Jr. is the Senior Pastor of River of Life Assembly of God. He was born into a Christian home, has always lived in NJ and surrendered to Christ at the age of 17. He has been in the pastorate since 1995, holds a Masters of Divinity Degree from Luther Rice Seminary, GA., and is passionate about teaching and preaching the truth of God’s Word in a practical, non-compromising and personal way. The Lord has allowed him to pastor at River of Life since 2007. He and and his wife Yvette have been married for 37 years and have led our church with love, passion and prayer. They have two married daughters and four grandchildren.