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Why Riverview is an Acts 29 Church

As the Michigan Network Director for Acts 29, I get to see and partner with several other Pastors, Churches, and future Church Planters that also have a passion for the Gospel. In the video above, I explain in more detail how we got involved with Acts 29 and what we want to accomplish in the future.

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Church Planting Events in Detroit

As the Michigan Network Director for Acts 29, I am really excited to let you know about two events for Church Planters and Prospective Church Planters coming up in Detroit. Both of these events are FREE and would be well worth your time if you are thinking about planting a church or just want to hear some good Gospel preaching. Plant MidWest with D.A. Horton ...

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Derrick Phillips, GCM Church Planter

As I mentioned yesterday, at Riv we're sending out two men and their families to plant churches across America. A few weeks ago, I let them introduce themselves at the end of my sermon. Today, I introduce Derrick Phillips. He and his wife Rachel are moving to St. Petersberg, Florida to start a new church. Check out the video to learn more about Derrick, St. Petersb...

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Joe Swords, Acts 29 Church Planter

A few weeks ago at Riv, we introduced and promptly sent off a few guys that we call "Church Planting Residents." Each year, we hire two guys to come in and get trained and coached to plant a church somewhere else. The guys we hired this past year, Joe Swords and Derrick Phillips, have become like brothers to us and we can't wait to see what God is going to do through ...

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Church Plants

This weekend at Riv, we talked about all the church plants we have been involved with over the last few years and a lot of people wanted to know more about each of them and how they can help.  Here is a rundown of the recent plants. Restore Church - Detroit, Michigan Pastor Mike Hanafee and Pastor Clete Bontrager ResDetroit.org We partnered with Restore ...

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Review of “Church Planter,” by Darrin Patrick

Church Planting is a big part of what we are all about at Riv.  To that end, we partner with Acts29 for the assessment of Church Planters and their ongoing support and coaching.  We decided to team up with them was because they do a better job than anyone at digging into the life of a man who desires to plant a church and accurately predicting whether or not he ...

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Church and Church Buildings

A couple weeks ago, I had the opportunity to spend a day in Detroit with the guys from Restore Church. One of the highlights of the day for me was a tour of old abandoned church buildings. For me it was a reminder of Jesus' words to Peter: "I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it." - Matthew 16:18 To the uniformed eye, ...

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Riv’s Planting Churches!

Riverview has a rich history of church planting and it is exciting to see it  ramping up again. Here are a few things we are up to: Restore Church Tomorrow I am heading down to Detroit to meet with Mike and Clete, who we helped plant Restore Church last year. Since launch, they have been making amazing headway in an area everyone seems to have given up ...

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Noel’s Church Locator

Because there are so many college students and other transients in our church, we experience constant turnover. People graduate, get jobs, and move all the time. One of the most common questions I get is "Do you know of a church in [INSERT CITY NAME] here?" Most of the time, I don't. Some of the time I do. This page is my best attempt at helping Riv people find a ...

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