WHEN Save the Date! September 29th - 30th, 2016 (Pre-Institute Sept 28th)
WHERE Leawood, Kansas The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection

Leadership Institute at the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection brings together clergy, church staff and volunteers who share a passion for renewing churches. Lean in to our mission of making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world by investing in your leadership and leaders of your church. Leaders with fresh ideas, renewed focus and inspired by the Holy Spirit are able to unleash the potential of a church and community. Bring your ministry leaders to the largest mainline church training event in the country and be equipped, renewed and inspired. Over the past 15 years, more than 20,000 leaders have returned to their congregations and communities ready to “Go and Lead” with impact, vitality, excellence, passion and boldness.

Our team is already working on plans for Leadership Institute 2016. Details and registration will be posted here on or around May 1st, 2016. Save the date and plan to bring a team to Leadership Institute 2016: September 29-30 (Pre-Institute, September 28)


Yourself with practical ministry ideas for any context.
  • Speakers and Practitioners with innovative ideas
  • Nationally recognized speakers leading Pre-Institutes
  • More than 80 different ministry workshops

  • RenewRENEW

    Your passion and commitment to ministry leadership.
  • Connect and Learn from dynamic, visionary leaders
  • Experience powerful worship, prayer, keynotes, and encouragement
  • Fellowship with peers from across the country

  • InspireINSPIRE

    Your congregation and community.
  • Create plans and concrete ideas for your congregation to reach new people
  • Cast vision for ideas to transform your community
  • Inspire plans and ideas to renew the church