Skills Development Courses for Ministers

Are you…

– a new minister encountering the realities of Center or Focus Ministry?

– an experienced minister wanting to update your skills to ride the wave of change?

If so, the Building Blocks of Practical Ministry courses are for you!

These focused and strategic courses cover a wide range of ministry issues including strategic planning, stewardship, marketing, fundraising, annual budgets, empowering teams, leadership development, dynamic boards, new works, resolution and peacemaking, education facilitation and more. Our instructors are accomplished ministers and other subject matter experts.

Each course runs for 4 consecutive weeks, 2 ½ hours each week, for a total of 10 hours. 10 CEUs are available for ministers.


Three Courses to Deepen and Expand your Leadership Competencies and Expression

Building Your Community Teams – Rev. Scott Olson
April 7, 14, 21, 28 – 1:00-3:30 pm MT
Harnessing energy and strengths of your people so that you and community thrive!
Building your Leadership Toolkit – Rev. Aimee Daniels
May 5, 12, 19, 26 – 3:00-5:30 pm MT 
Recognizing Self as Leader – Managing your inner life – Authority, trust and centeredness – Casting vision and enrolling others in it – Personal development plan
Building Your Community Leadership Development Plan – Dr. Michelle Medrano and Rev. Soni Cantrell-Smith
June 9, 16, 23, 30 – 1:00-3:30 pm MT
Empowering leadership relevant to now and next – Calling in skills that you do not have – Role descriptions and organizational models – Boundaries and self-care – Community leadership plan
Register through the links below. Registered ministers may add up to two Support Staff members.
For Ministers
For Support Staff


Questions? Contact Dr. Kathy Hearn –