Journey: A Missional Leadership Development Program

A certificate program developing leaders centered in Jesus Christ for ministries in local churches and communities

Journey is for active members of congregations, pastors with or without a formal education, church planters, and lay leaders preparing for ministries in the church or community.

No. Journey welcomes people of any denomination or no denomination.

Not necessarily. Journey is distance-friendly, with different expectations for people from different geographic regions. See the "Learn More" section below! 


Begin your Journey this Winter!

2018-19 Dates

Dec. 14: Early application deadline for Winter 2019 (save $100)

Jan. 4, 2019 Final application deadline for Winter 2019 

Feb. 13, 2019 Online coursework for Fall 2018 ends

Feb. 1-3, 2019 Weekend Learning Event at AMBS

Feb. 20, 2019 Online coursework for Winter 2019 begins

July 24, 2019 Online coursework for Winter 2019 ends


Central District or Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference applicants

Other North American applicants

International applicants


Email us or call (574) 296-6269.

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