Ministry Coaching

Turn your ministry vision into reality

Turn your ministry vision into reality

Ministry Advantage Coaching provides a proven experience combining three powerful components that together help pastors develop an advanced skill set. This application-oriented coaching is vital to a pastor or church leader who desires to take their leadership skills and church to the next level of effectiveness.

The Ministry Advantage coaching system consists of three core components:

  • COACHING: Work with your own personal ministry coach and mentor
  • CONTENT: Use practical, proven resources to jump-start your growth
  • COLLABORATION: Leverage advanced, interactive workshops & webinars

Explore each of the core components of the MA coaching process below.



Work with your own ministry coach

Work with your own personal ministry coach

A knowledgeable, ministry-experienced Personal Coach will personally coach you during weekly telephone sessions. Your coach takes an active role in helping you develop and implement specific ministry processes tailored for your church.

Your coach will guide and encourage you to achieve your plans one step at a time, and will keep you on track as you implement your plans, ensuring you learn and apply each ministry strategy effectively before moving to the next step.

Our 30+ U.S.-based pastor/coaches were trained by a Ministry Advantage coach, then recruited based on rigorous standards and competencies. Our coaching pool includes pastor/coaches experienced in leading churches of all sizes, backgrounds, and stages of development, from church plants to mega-churches of over 10,000 in attendance.

Proven coaching content

Find your direction with proven Content

Your coach will guide you in learning and implementing our unique 7 Practices of Effective Churches with your staff, volunteer leaders, and churchOur systems approach to coaching and church development contains practical training and specific steps to help you design and implement the breakthrough processes your church needs next.

  • Modular design makes it easy to “cherry pick” needed systems
  • Internet-based modules, coaching videos, and library of best practices
  • Bite-sized written content to enhance quick learning
  • Specific tasks and templates for easy application of each practice/skill
  • Transferable methods and systems
  • Resources for staff and volunteer development

    Coaching collaboration

    Meet Your Goals through team Collaboration

    Finally, you will have the opportunity to participate in advanced workshops and webinars. These practical application environments will help you refine and strengthen your skills and execute your strategies. Ministry Advantage workshops, webinars and online learning opportunities include:

    • Bi-annual workshop opportunities
    • Cutting-edge webinars with nationally known church leaders
    • Interactive conference calls
    • Interactive learning experiences with your coach in our Online Coaching Center
    • Question & answer formats
    • Networking & benchmarking opportunities with other pastors/churches
    • Developing valuable relationships with like-minded pastors

    Coaching collaboration

    Benefit from our Online Ministry Coaching System

    Members of our Self-Guided Online Ministry Coaching System receive unlimited access to our entire library of coaching materials and videos. These resources can be accessed on-demand and shared with your church team whenever you need them. Member resources include:

    • Seven complete training modules
    • More than 30 on-demand training videos
    • Detailed training manuals with real-world examples
    • Everything you need to take your ministry to the next level