Ordination Path for Coaching Ministers
Empowering Christian Lives: The Role of Coaching Ministers in Cultivating Flourishing Lives
Introduction: In today’s dynamic world, where individuals seek guidance and support to navigate life’s challenges, Christian Leaders Institute and Christian Leaders Alliance offer a unique Ordination Path for Coaching Ministers that combines ministry and coaching to equip ministers with the tools necessary to become “coaching ministers.” These individuals, trained in both biblical principles and coaching methodologies, serve as catalysts for Christians, fostering personal growth, and helping them lead more flourishing lives. In this article, we explore the significance of coaching ministers and how they contribute to the empowerment and well-being of Christians.
- The Role of Coaching Ministers: Coaching ministers embody a powerful blend of spiritual leadership and coaching expertise. By integrating life coaching principles rooted in biblical teachings, they assist Christians in unlocking their full potential and achieving personal and spiritual growth. These ministers go beyond traditional pastoral care, leveraging coaching techniques to encourage self-discovery, goal-setting, and accountability.
- Coaching Principles Rooted in the Bible: Christian coaching ministers rely on the foundation of the Bible to guide their coaching practice. They draw from the teachings of Scripture to help individuals gain clarity, identify strengths, overcome obstacles, and align their lives with God’s purpose. By infusing coaching principles with biblical wisdom, coaching ministers offer a unique perspective that resonates with the spiritual journey of Christians.
- Cultivating Flourishing Lives: Coaching ministers play a vital role in fostering flourishing lives among Christians. Through their coaching techniques, they help individuals identify their passions, discover their unique talents, and explore avenues for personal and professional development. By providing guidance and support, coaching ministers empower Christians to make informed decisions, set achievable goals, and live with greater purpose and fulfillment.
- Holistic Approach to Well-being: The coaching ministry approach embraces a holistic view of well-being, acknowledging that spiritual, emotional, and relational aspects of life are interconnected. Coaching ministers assist Christians in navigating various life domains, such as relationships, career, finances, and personal growth. They provide guidance, ask powerful questions, and offer practical strategies to address challenges and achieve balance in these areas, ultimately leading to a more flourishing life.
- Transformational Impact: The influence of coaching ministers extends beyond individual lives and impacts Christian communities as a whole. As individuals experience personal growth and transformation, they become equipped to positively influence their families, churches, and wider circles of influence. Coaching ministers serve as catalysts for a ripple effect of positive change, creating a more flourishing Christian community.
Conclusion: The emergence of coaching ministers within the ministry landscape highlights the importance of combining biblical principles and coaching methodologies to empower Christians in their pursuit of a flourishing life. By utilizing coaching techniques rooted in the Bible, these ministers help individuals unlock their potential, achieve personal and spiritual growth, and make a positive impact in their communities. As Christian Leaders Institute continues to train and equip coaching ministers, the vision of a thriving and empowered Christian community becomes a tangible reality.
Ordination Path for Coaching Ministers – Course Requirements
Licensed Coaching Ministers
To become a Licensed Coaching Minister through the Christian Leaders Alliance, First, you are required to complete a set of ministry and coaching courses offered by Christian Leaders Institute. These courses are specifically designed to provide individuals with the essential skills and knowledge needed to excel in their ministerial and coaching roles as Licensed Coaching Ministers. By successfully completing these training courses, you will be equipped with the necessary tools to make a positive impact in your ministry and coaching endeavors. Second, you need one endorsement that confirms your good standing.
- Ministry Calling and Confidence (1 Cr)
- Christian Leaders Connections (3 Cr)
- Wedding Officiant Skills (1 Cr)
- Officiant Ministry Skills (2 Cr)
- Christian Basics: Introduction to Christian Doctrine (3 Cr)
- Influence Smart (1 Cr)
Minister Coaching Division
- Life Coaching Ministry (3 Cr)
- Semi-Directive and Directive Ministry Coaching (1 Cr)
- Coaching Minister Recognition and Certification Class (1 Cr)
Total 16 Unit or Credits
- Essential Philosophy (0 Cr)
- Critical Grace Theory (0 Cr)
- How to be Interesting (0 Cr)
- Leading Bible Studies (0 Cr)
- Basic Ministry Speaking (0 Cr)
- Mental Health Integration (0 Cr)
Ordained Professional Coaching Minister
To be eligible for the Ordained Professional Coaching Minister, you must first finish all the required training. Additionally, you need to fulfill the following course obligations: complete 35 extra units or credits and take six additional mini-courses. Furthermore, you must obtain a level three endorsement, which entails receiving favorable testimonials from three individuals confirming your good standing for ministry.
Additional Ministry Training (35 Units or Credits)
- New Testament Survey (3 Cr)
- Christian Basics: Introduction to Christian Doctrine (3 Cr)
- People Smart for Ministry (3 Cr)
- Introduction to Philosophy (3 Cr)
- PeaceSmart Relationships (3 Cr)
- Marriage Ministry (4 Cr)
- Total Fitness (3 Cr)
- Breaking the Cycle of Addiction (3 Cr)
- MinistryBiz Skills Class (1 Cr)
- Parenting Skills (1 Cr)
- Pre-Marriage Counseling Skills (1 Cr)
- Sex Education and Conversations (4 Cr)
1 Course Required of the Following:
Additional Mini-Courses (6 Additional)
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At Christian Leaders Institute, our college degrees are offered through our Leadership Excellence School. We provide access to both Associate Degrees and Bachelor Degrees. To begin our degree program, you must first enroll as a student in our School of Christian Development. Every student starts by creating a study account at the Christian Development school. Once you complete the “Getting Started” class, you can proceed to enroll in our Leadership Excellence School, where our degree programs are hosted.. Click here to set up you account.
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