Effective leaders invest in themselves

Whether it’s for the marketplace or ministry, the Liberty School of Leadership is dedicated to helping you fulfill your God-given potential to impact others for good. The Liberty School of Leadership offers 4 unique programs. Find out more about each of the programs below.

Program Overview

EQUIP

  • Learn the foundations of effectively leading yourself and others.
  • 24 weeks, in its ninth season

MULTIPLY

  • A unique training program that prepares church planters and their teams to launch new faith communities
  • Online and self-paced, in its fourth year

INTERNSHIPS

  • Custom designed, next-level serving opportunities for those who want to make a significant ministry impact
  • 6-12 month commitments starting at 3 hours per week, typically midweek

CHURCH PLANTING RESIDENCIES

  • Our New York City-based residential learning program for urban church planters less than three years from launch.
  • 1-2 year program, part time or full time, stipends may apply

Applications Are Now Open

Applications are due September 1, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

What program should I apply for?

This depends on you! EQUIP is the primary entry point and is designed for people who are part of Liberty, serve on a team and want to develop their own leadership capabilities. Multiply is designed specifically for people who want to be part of a church planting team either as the planter or as a launch team member. Internships are available for anyone who is part of Liberty. Ministry Residencies are designed for people who are committed to making full-time ministry their vocation and the residency gives them practical experience.

What will I get out of each program?

Each program is designed to equip you to be a stronger and more effective leader in the marketplace and/or in a ministry. EQUIP will help you develop skills to improve your ability to lead yourself and others. Multiply will be a critical part of the preparation to become a church planter or a launch team member.

What are the dates of each program?

EQUIP, will begin September 15, 2020. Multiply, Internships, and Ministry Residency are flexible when they begin.

Can I be in two programs at the same time?

Not at this time.

Where will the classes be held and what time/date?

EQUIP will be held online on Tuesday evenings. Multiply is self-paced and online.

Is there homework and if so how much?

EQUIP may have a modest amount of homework from time to time. In Multiply, participants should expect three to six hours of homework per week.

Is there a service requirement as part of the Liberty School of Leadership?

Yes. Each program has a required service component that can be fulfilled by serving or leading teams, leading community groups and serving for outreaches or events.

Are all programs available in all cities where Liberty church has a community?

EQUIP, Multiply and Internships are available in all cities. Ministry Residency is only available in New York City at this time.

Are there prerequisites to be accepted into a program in the Liberty School of Leadership?

To be accepted into EQUIP or an Internship, you should be serving on a team at Liberty Church. For Multiply, you would want to feel called to plant a church or be part of a launch team and be serving in a Liberty Community.  Church Planting Residency applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Do I need to be on a team to be accepted into a program in the Liberty School of Leadership?

Yes, all programs require serving or leading a team in some capacity.

Do I need to attend Liberty Church to be accepted into a program in the Liberty School of Leadership?

Yes.

Why do some programs have a fee or tuition?

EQUIP carries a tuition fee to offset real costs of providing this program.  No other program has a cost to it.

Are there payment plans for EQUIP?

Yes. Tuition for EQUIP is $300 if you pay at one time or $50 per month for 7 months.

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