On this episode of the Acts 29 podcast, Tony Merida talks with Noel Jesse Heikkinen. Noel is the Pastor of Riverview Church in Lansing Michigan and the Acts 29 Network Director for the US Midwest. Noel shares insights for training and sending out church planters, rural and small town church planting, as well as the Acts 29 partnership with Compassion International. The Acts 29 podcast features various pastors, theologians, and innovators sharing stories and insights to help you serve Christ’s Church more faithfully and effectively.
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