2016 - Q4 - Multiply Churches


Charles Campbell

Chicago Speaker

Charles Campbell will be our speaker for our event. Charles serves with the North American Mission Board on the Planter Development Team. He leads Multiply training, that helps church planters develop a contextual strategy that effectively plants through evangelism and disciple making and builds in an organic system of church multiplication. Charles will be leading us through excerices to clarify your church’s vision and mission. Knowing who you are and what you do best is necessary to multiplication. Charles is married, has three daughter and is an elder at Delta Church in Springfield, IL.

Noel Jesse Heikkinen

Detroit Speaker

Noel Jesse Heikkinen is one of the pastors at Riverview Church, a rapidly-growing multi-site church of over 3,000 people in the Lansing, Michigan area.  In addition to his work at Riv, Noel serves as Chairman  for Great Commission Ministries, an organization that mobilizes missionaries to work with local, missional churches globally and he coordinates the church planting efforts of Acts 29 for the state of Michigan.  When not working, he can be found hanging out with his wife Grace, his daughter Emma, or on a baseball diamond somewhere with his three sons Jesse, Ethan, and Cole.

Steve Holdaway. Chris Hruska & Craig Liscom

Omaha Panel Members


  • Steve Holdaway  –  LifeSpring Church // Lead Pastor

    Steve Holdaway served as an assoc. pastor in Arkansas and then as a pastor, church planter, and college campus pastor in St. Louis before coming to LifeSpring in 1993.  He is past president of the Kansas/Nebraska Convention and currently serves as a trustee of the North American Mission Board.

  • Chris Hruska  –  Citylight Omaha //  Lead Pastor & Church Planting and Multiplication
    Chris Hruska is a leader, evangelist, teacher, and mobilizer. Chris is responsible for CityLight’s long-term vision to plant churches and multiply leaders in Omaha and beyond.
  •  Craig Liscom  –  North American Mission Board  // Church Planting CatalystCraig Liscom currently serves as as strategist for the North American Mission Board for planting churches in the Midwest. He has previously as lead pastor for churches in Nebraska and Montana.


Steve Treichler

Ozarks Speaker

Steve Treichler is the Founding and Senior Pastor of Hope Community Church in downtown Minneapolis since its inception in 1996.  He is also the Director of Mission1618, a church planting network to reach the upper Midwest with Biblicaly faithful and culturally relevant new churches.  He has been involved in training hundreds of leaders for over 25 years in the Minneapolis area and started the Leadership Development Institute (LDI) at Hope Community in 2000.  Before these endeavors, he served with The Navigators at the University of Minnesota.  HIs greatest joy in ministry is to see churches planted from leaders that were developed at Hope and LDI.  Originally from the Iron Range of Northern Minnesota, Steve deeply enjoys his wife of 28 years, his 3 boys now out of the home and new daughter-in-law, remodeling projects, fly fishing, duck hunting, a good cup of coffee, a great pint and a Rocky Patel Vintage 1990.

Registration and Event Details

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Date: November 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Cost: FREE

Venue: The Gate Church

Address: 6746 ETZEL AVE, UNIVERSITY CITY, MO 63130

Registration is closed for the St. Louis region.

Date: November 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Speakers: Charles Campbell

Cost: FREE

Venue: Armitage Baptist Church

Address: 2451 N. Kedzie Blvd, Chicago, IL 60647

Date: November 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Speakers: Noel Jesse Heikkinen

Cost: FREE

Venue: Restore Church

Address: 2701 Joy Road Detroit, MI 48206

Date: November 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Speakers: Steve Holdaway. Chris Hruska & Craig Liscom

Cost: FREE

Venue: Redeemer Church

Address: 13831 Industrial Road Omaha, NE 68137

Date: November 7, 2016

Time: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Speakers: Steve Treichler

Cost: FREE

Venue: LifePoint Church

Address: 51 Riverdale Road Ozark, MO 65721