Engaging and equipping Elim leaders to thrive in united purpose
The Elim Leaders Summit provides a unique opportunity to encourage and inspire Elim leadership teams and individuals, bringing them together for greater effectiveness in our united purpose.
This 3-day event at Harrogate Convention Centre will help Elim leaders to engage as ONE Movement, equip them to become more confident in ONE Mission and encounter God in worship and ministry.
This Summit helps our full-time and volunteer leaders by going beyond inspirational teaching and providing practical, equipping resources that help to sharpen their own personal ministry.
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Watch the Elim Leaders Summit Online at any time
We are thrilled that so many joined us for the Elim Leaders Summit Online and delighted by the amazing feedback we have received. The event was watched live by thousands of people across the nations of the world.
If you missed it or want to watch any of the sessions again, we are pleased to make the videos available on the Elim YouTube channel throughout this time of unrest while many are in lockdown in their homes.
Are also excited to announce that we will be adding additional content in the coming weeks. So just visit elim.org.uk/youtube to subscribe and hit the bell to turn on notifications so you don't miss this new content.
Elim Leaders Summit Online
ELS ONLINE additional content
Monday 18 May @ 2:00pm
The priorities of a Senior Leader - Mark Ryan, Carl Johnston, Glen Podd and John Lacy
A time of crisis can throw anyone off track, and you find yourself with new and important additions to your to do lists. As a senior leader how do you determine what is a priority and what is not and what about the things that seemed important prior to crisis, are they just as important now?
In this conversation, Carl Johnston, Mark Ryan, John Lacy and Glen Podd discuss what are the priorities of a senior leader and have they really changed? Why are the priorities of the senior leader so important to ensuring the local church focusses its resources around the right things?
ELS ONLINE on-demand content
Leading when you're not okay - Patrick Regan
How do you keep going as a leader when life is really tough, when your own health is starting to suffer? How do we create healthy leadership cultures where it's ok not to be ok? How do you lead with courage and vulnerability without denying your own needs? Patrick Regan seeks to bring some answers and practical help.
Patrick Regan OBE is the founder and CEO of Kintsugi Hope which exists to help create safe and supportive environments for people. He is helping churches and other organisations understand emotional and mental well-being so everyone can grow and flourish.
Increasing your creativity - Bex Roberts and Naomi Nelson (Limitless Kids)
Ever asked yourself the question, 'If only I was more creative?' Or maybe you’ve asked this question, 'How do they think like that?' This session by Bex and Naomi will give explore how to find your own creative niche and the tools you need to maximise your God-given creative potential.
Celebration - Chris Cartwright
Join Elim's General Superintendent as he brings a message on how God is awakening us to be more responsive to the moving, directing, presence and power of the Spirit so that we can respond with fresh faith and hope to one another and to those around us.
Chris Cartwright is the General Superintendent of the Elim Pentecostal Church and ministered for over twenty five years in two city churches. In 2010, he became the Regional Leader for Wales and the Southern Region before being appointed as the General Superintendent of Elim in May 2016.
Let's Pray - Sarah Whittleston
Prayer has never been more vital! Start the day right with Elim Prayer’s Sarah Whittleston as she leads us in life transforming prayer with Elim, for the Kingdom, for a fresh move of the Spirit.
Sarah Whittleston directs the ministry of Elim Prayer. She is committed to seeing people released into all God has for them and is passionate about seeing God's Kingdom being more and more a reality here on earth. Sarah serves as one of the Pastors of Elim Life Church, a multi-site church in North Birmingham.
Bring The Light - James Glass
Join James Glass as he leads us in a morning devotion together based on John 9:1-7. He will be reminding us how important it is to be following the Light of the World instead of trying to work out the darkness.
Originally from Ireland, James is a member of the National Leadership Team and the pastor of Glasgow Elim Church. He took up that post in 2009 and was previously associate pastor at Reading Elim moving from there to lead Elim Church Crawley.
Leading Through Crisis - Malcolm Duncan
Join Malcolm Duncan as he speaks on ‘Good Grief’ the title of his latest book. An honest and hopeful look at our theology that is relevant in today’s changing climate.
Malcolm Duncan is the lead minister at Dundonald Elim Church. He is passionate about the importance of Christians being ‘good news people’. Malcolm is also a broadcaster, a writer and actively engaged in a number of areas of advocacy. He serves on the boards and advisory groups of a number of churches, charities and businesses.
Betty’s - Carl and Dani Johnston
Betty’s is a 60 minute chat show, hosted by Carl and Dani Johnston. They will highlight stories throughout Elim that will bring a smile to your face and a tear to your eye. Sadly, we can't meet together for tea at Bettys in Harrogate, but grab a cuppa and join us online instead.
Carl and Dani Johnston are senior leaders at Letchworth Garden City Church. Carl is also on the Met West regional team and part of the RIVERcamp executive team. Dani oversees a variety of church and community ministries and events including leading the Kids@LGCC Ministry.
Discipleship Distinctives -
Neil Hudson & Dave Newton
Elim has been conducting a research project in partnership with London Institute of Contemporary Christianity (LICC) into Making Disciples. Neil Hudson has been conducting the research along with 19 Elim churches.
Join Neil Hudson and Dave Newton as they take a unique glance at discipleship in an Elim context.
What Is Next For The Church? - Mark Pugh
Be a part of a live, interactive conversation led by Mark Pugh and guests as they look at what has fundamentally changed in the world and what do these changes mean for the church? What is God saying to ministry leaders at this time? His guests include:
Duncan Clarke: Senior Pastor of Coventry Elim Church – a vibrant and growing expression of the church. Duncan is a great thinking and communicator and has a great gift for creating clarity.
Patrick Regan OBE: Founder and CEO of Kintsugi Hope. He is helping churches and other organisations understand emotional and mental well-being so everyone can grow and flourish.
Simon Barrington: Founder and Director of Forge Leadership. He offers great insight into leadership development and is passionate about mobilising the church to stand alongside the suffering.
Emma Stark: Founder and leader of the Glasgow Prophetic Centre and leader of the British Isle Council of Prophets. Emma carries both a strong teaching and prophetic gift.
James Aladiran: Founder and leaders of PrayerStorm. A powerful ministry that is mobilising the church to new levels of passionate prayer for revival.
Rachel Hickson: Leads Heartcry together with her husband Gordon. They specialise in training the church in the areas of prayer and the prophetic.
Celebration - Gavin Calver
Gavin Calver is the CEO of the Evangelical Alliance and has a burning passion to see the gospel reach every person in the UK. He is the chair of Spring Harvest, was formerly the national director of Youth for Christ, is an ordained evangelist and regular public speaker, and has authored five books. He loves new challenges, is a passionate AFC Wimbledon supporter, and was part of the team that broke the world record for the longest five-a-side football match.