Leading in the Way of Jesus
Use your gifts in advancing the mission of Christ

Leading in the Way of Jesus is a leadership course that is grounded in the New Testament.

Registration is closed at this time. If you have questions, please email Stephanie Newport at snewport@idcpdx.com.

Dates, Times, & Topics

Sundays @ 4pm

  • Session 1 (October 10th): Jesus Our LeaderIn-person at Central
  • Session 2 (October 17th): Leaders and Prayervia Zoom
  • Session 3 (October 24th): Soul of Leadershipvia Zoom
  • Session 4 (October 31st): Idols of the Heartvia Zoom
  • Session 5 (November 7th): Caring for and Facilitating Groupsvia Zoom
  • Session 6 (November 14th): A Leader’s AnointingIn-person at Central


Who is this for?

We are inviting deacons, the covenant community, and those who have expressed interest in serving.

What are the course objectives?
  • Gain an overview of New Testament Leadership.
  • Develop hard skills in the area of prayer, managing difficult conversations, and leading groups.
  • Be inspired by God’s vision for His Church and Kingdom
  • Use your gifts in advancing the mission of Christ.
What about home community group leaders?

Pastor Ben Thomas has a separate training planned for them.

What if I cannot make it to every session?

We will be recording the ones on Zoom for those who can’t make it to all the sessions but hope people who register can commit to attending most of them.