New Church Leadership Academy
Launching in autumn 2016, the Church Leadership Academy is a new type of learning community for church leaders and leadership teams. It's designed for those wanting to be intentional about moving the church forward into the next season of health and growth within their location.
Taking place across four residentials over two years, Elim Training aims for leadership teams to will learn and move forward on a journey to healthy and sustainable growth and practices in your church and ministry.
What does the course cover?
Gathering ministers and leadership teams from all over Elim in the UK, to learn and move forward together, the Church Leadership Academy will be facilitated by experienced leaders Mark Ryan, Steve Ball, Dave Ayling and Jason Heron. In addition there will be expert input from international leaders inside and outside of the Elim movement to bring the very best insights and practices.
Our two year journey with local church leadership teams will include four areas examining:
Vision and Strategies for Growth
Leadership Development and Discipleship
Mission and Evangelism
Stewardship and Organisational Change
The focus of the first gathering will set the tone and lay the foundation for our journey together, as Elim Training set visionary goals for your team we will then see how they play through the other areas to be examined later. We are delighted to be joined by a wealth of national Elim leaders, city church pastors who have pastored and led churches from the early stages of growth into larger churches of influence and they will be sharing some of what they have learnt along the way.
When is the academy and how much does it cost?
The dates for this academy are:
18–20 October 2016
6–8 March 2017
9–11 October 2017
6–8 March 2018
To help facilitate accessibility of the academy, the cost is a regular payment of £35 per person per month for 20 months. This includes all accommodation, meals and refreshments as well as resources.
Places are limited to only ten Elim church leaders and their leadership team of no more than two and so register your interest straight away via the Elim Training website.
Find out more at elim.training