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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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This has been an exciting year at Riverview as we expanded the capacity of our Holt Venue, launched a new Church Planting Residency with our MSU Venue, and began preparations for another church plant within the next year. We are also gearing up to send over 200 people to Mazatlan, Mexico on short term mission trips in 2012, including all six of our pastors. ...

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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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Church Planter

My friend Darrin Patrick has published a book that I am very excited about. It's called "Church Planter" and you can find it here. I haven't had a chance to read it, although I am hoping to while I'm flying later on this week. I'll post a review of it soon (although, unless he really tanks on it, I suspect it will be a good review). Check out this video that ...

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