Ministry Leadership Program

The Ministry Leadership Program (MLP) is our core program that may qualify a student for specific credentialing or area of calling to a more formalized ministry position, such as Preaching Elder, Commissioned Pastor, or Lay leader of a local church.


Certified training based on developing competencies.

Our CLC approach is to nurture the essential competencies for general Christian leadership, and not to focus on broader and more varied individualized skill sets that are often needed in specific ministry leadership roles. We do not discount these things but focus our ministry investments on the central teachings generally needed at the heart of all ministry leadership in the Christian church.
Instructor: Matrity of faith
Instructor: Integrity and call
Instructor: Old and New Testament Understanding
Instructor: Theology and tradition
Instructor: Church History
Instructor: Sacraments
Instructor: Ability to Preach
Instructor: Capability to minister
Instructor: Ethics and practices

9 competencies

CLC mentors embody and continue to provide the human discipling that is vitally part of the training

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Transfer CLC credits to partnering University or Seminary

Participants who earn a Certificate of Completion will earn 15 graduate credits to attend an Associate Seminary or 30 credits to complete a Bachelor's degree at a regionally accredited Christian University.
Instructor: WTS
Instructor: GCU

2 Higher Eduction Partners



Story with CLC
"CLC helped me so much with learning things you can't pay for. This is something...priceless."


experience with CLC

"You get to be around other people that are going through similar experiences."