We work to encourage and train faithful servants to build a Biblical model of ministry, as Paul outlines in Romans 15:14, “I myself am convinced, my brothers, that you yourselves are full of goodness (godly character), complete in knowledge (Biblical understanding), and competent to instruct one another (ministry skill).”  Our training equips and mentors church leaders to reflect Jesus in their Character, Bible Understanding and Ministry Skills:

Character (Who We Are)

  1. Passionate about God/ consistent walk (2 Chron 16:9)
  2. Obedient (John 14:15)
  3. Pure (I Tim 1:5)
  4. Faithful (2 Tim 2:2)
  5. Humble (teachable)  (Isa 66:2)
  6. Servant  (Mark 10:43,44)
  7. Above Reproach/ an example (I Tim 3:2)
  8. Compassionate  (Eph 4:32)
  9. Spirit filled (Eph 5:18)
  10. Biblical priorities  (Eph 5:17)

Bible Knowledge (What We Know)

  1. Passionate about knowing God’s Word (Isa 66:2) through personal study of the Bible
  2. Commitment to “correctly handle the Word of Truth” (2 Tim 2:15)
  3. Commitment to think Biblically  (Isa 66:2)
  4. Biblical Principles/ Philosophy of Ministry  (2 Tim)
  5. Doctrinal purity (Titus 2:1)
  6. God-centered Life (Psa 105:4)

Ministry Skill (What We Do)

  1. Preaching  (2 Tim 4:2)
  2. Teaching (Titus 2:1)
  3. Leading/ Shepherding (I Peter 5)
  4. Team approach to church leadership and ministry
  5. Reproducing (2 Tim 2:2)
  6. Evangelizing  (Matt 28:18-20)
  7. Discipling (Matt 28:18-20)
  8. Biblical Counseling  (I Thes 5:14)
  9. Motivation/ taking initiative (2 Cor 3:4-6)
  10. Vision/ Mission  (2 Cor 1:8-11)
  11. Church Discipline (Matt 18)