Church Leadership
What is your church's process for making disciples? How are you developing leaders in your church? MWBC Church Leadership exists to assist your church in making disciples and developing leaders. Below is a list of agencies and ministry partners of the MWBC.

LifeWay Christian Resources

LifeWay Christian Resources is "Serving churches in their mission of making disciples." Lifeway Christian Resources exists to assist churches and believers to evangelize the world to Christ, develop believers, and grow churches by being the best provider of relevant, high quality, high value Christian products and services.

LifeWay assists churches in the development of church ministries by providing programs, products and services that help churches grow in the areas of Bible study, discipleship, music, worship, administration, media/library, recreation, fellowship, and family ministry; consult with church leaders regarding total church growth concepts, strategies and resources.

Next Level Leadership Network

Next Level Leadership Network is a part of the North American Mission Board. NLLN has a depth and breadth of leadership development opportunities for you and your team. Process coaching is the chosen style to help you and your team move forward to becoming a better, more effective collection of leaders that is moving toward a common purpose.

Buiilding Powerful Ministry Teams is a biblically-based and powerfully practical workshop that utilizes hands-on learning tools, multimedia presentations, and interactive exercises that stimulate learning and application. This outstanding material addresses six characteristics of God-honoring teams: Common Purpose, Clear Roles, Accepted Leadership, Effective Processes, Solid Relationships, and Excellent Communication. Each of these characteristics have a workshop devoted to them as well. NLLN constitutes an operating system for a team based ministry. As a body of work, there is three years worth of core group leadership development material available.
Contextualized Leadership Development

Contextualized Leadership Development trains adults to lead and plant churches in their contexts. CLD is a program of Midwestern Baptist College, SBC. Diplomas in Church Ministry, Biblical Studies, and Church Planting are offered in both on-line classes and traditional classroom settings. CLD training is accessible, affordable, practical and accredited on a college level. Midwestern Baptist College, SBC will accept up to 39 hours earned from CLD into their 100% online Bachelor's degree.
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