ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT MINISTRY AND HUNGRY TO LEARN MORE? THEN JOIN US FOR...
THE EFFECTIVE CHURCH LEADER
ELEVATE YOUR LEADERSHIP!
"The church was designed by God to be the instrument to transform lives
and God seeks to use leaders like you to make it effective in doing so."
- Mike Ayers
"I am a church planter, a missionary, and a senior pastor in South Korea. Dr. Ayers shaped my pastoral leadership through his teaching and the powerful example of his life. "
Senior Pastor, Crossover Church
Seoul, South Korea
Relevant Topics: teaching that addresses the questions you're asking
Tools & Exercises: listening guides, practical resources and application
Powerful Connections: immediately transfer what you learn into your church
THREE OPTIONS DESIGNED FOR LEADERS LIKE YOU:
This basic course is perfect to get you started in ministry, and provides even experienced leaders foundational tools to lead your church. Topics include leading like Jesus, the leader's identity, the power of ministry vision, discovering your spiritual gifts, and teaching that transforms.
Five 60-minute video sessions
5 Student Guides
A Spiritual Gifts Assessment
A steeper climb into relevant topics to grow your church. Subjects include how to lead change, managing conflict, building highly effective ministry teams, creating culture, structuring church leadership, church health and growth, and principles of personal development for leadership.
Six 75-minute video sessions
6 Student Guides
A Church Health Assessment
Topics to help you reach the top of your leadership potential: effective volunteer systems, spiritual leadership of your church, communicating vision, executive decision-making, structuring church leadership, overcoming church challenges, conflict and crises, and restorative leadership (time-management, sabbath-keeping and retreat).
Six 90-minute live Zoom sessions
6 Student Guides
BUNDLE PRICE: Receive ECL 101 & 201 courses for only $499! ($50 value)
That's 11 video sessions— a complete package of church leadership training— for this discounted price.
First time participants receive a free Power to Lead book.
Upon completion of each course, participants receive an Effective Church Leader certificate.
ECL 201 and ECL 301 participants receive a free 30-minute
VIP Q&A session with Dr. Mike Ayers.
ECL 301 participants receive lifetime membership to a private
Facebook page with insights, discussions, and connections to other leaders like you!
Private group training and individual consultation available. See Training Page for details.
"Dr. Ayers excels in instruction, guiding and motivating students in discovering their divine design. His teachings have been a tremendous resource in my leadership and my current pursuits of the Doctor of Education (EdD) degree. I am incredibly blessed to benefit from his teaching."
Executive Director / Lead Pastor
"Dr. Mike's approach is not
'theory' but a real-world, practical approach. He teaches you to lead from your heart, head and hands to develop those around you to be more productive in work and in life. He gives you realistic, sensible guidance on how to lead others more effectively."
"Dr. Ayers guides students how to clearly define biblical leadership. His knowledge and practical teachings provide motivation to live to your maximum potential as a leader. His book "Power to Lead" (available in Spanish) is an inspiration for those seeking to represent the leadership of Jesus".
Admissions Advisor / Recruiter
College of Health Care Professions
"Dr. Ayers has a unique ability to motivate and inspire people to lead as a reflection of who they are as individuals. As a former student, I can say he makes his students feel respected and valued. His teaching has guided my leadership for almost two decades."
Kansas City Royals Youth Academy
"A Perfect Match!"
"His teaching, friendship and mentoring were the perfect match for someone with my drive to succeed in a ministry profession and a team-oriented environment. I feel lucky to have been part of Mike’s leadership development that has allowed me to achieve my goals as a leader."
The MET Church
"Each week I was challenged in my leadership beliefs. Before I began the program, I questioned whether or not I was cut out for leadership. However, as the classes continued, I realized God was calling me to ministry leadership and I still lean on many of Dr. Ayers' insights. Thank you!"
Michael F. Brown
Crossroads Community Church
Do you want to go to the next level in your church leadership and personal life?
That's exactly what this program is designed to help you do! I've poured my heart, my education, and over 25 years of church leadership experience into this resource. This is the place to be informed and inspired in leading your ministry!
Join a community of passionate leaders just like you to elevate your leadership!
I would love to help you serve, lead, and live as God has called you. If you have a question about the program or if I may help, email me. I hope to connect with you soon!