Leadership Engine

Leadership Engine

Welcome to Ground Level’s Leadership Engine

Great leaders need regular input and support and here at GL’s Leadership Engine we hope to provide the resources and support for you to reach the full potential of God’s calling on your life.

We look forward to working with you

Mark Hopkins, Richard Bradbury, Jo Hargreaves, Jonas Eyles. (The Leadership Engine Team)


Have you a calling from God to lead in His church?
Have you the support and recognition from your church?
Then this course is for you. Whether a seasoned leader or just starting the journey of leadership

To help us see leaders SOUND in their theology, STRONG in their character, SECURE in their gifting and STEPPING into their missional purpose the course will comprise of a number of different elements and learning experiences.

A launch weekend at Matteresy Hall
Date 02:11:18 – 03:11:18
THEME: “Leading SELF well”

A chance to start the year well as we look at leading yourself, spiritual and emotional health, prayer, biblical interpretation and what is theology.

Six topic based Saturdays

Saturday 1st December 2018

Venue TBC
THEME: “The theology of GOD”
A day looking at the Theology of God (proof, attributes, trinity) and an introduction to apologetics


Saturday 26th January 2019

Christian Life Church, Chesterfield
THEME: “The theology of JESUS”
A day looking at the Theology of Jesus (humanity and divinity, the cross and the gospel, His resurrection and ascension) and we will also consider models of evangelism.


Saturday 9th March 2019
Venue TBC

THEME: “Leading CHURCH well”
A day looking at how we can lead a church well, in particular our Sunday gatherings. We’ll look at communication skills, leading great meetings, pastoral care and growth models for the church.


Saturday 11th May 2019

Venue TBC
THEME: “The theology of HOLY SPIRIT”
A day looking at the theology of the Holy Spirit (The work of the Spirit, Gifts of the Spirit) and we will also consider how we handle the supernatural well in church and ministry.


Saturday 29th June 2019

Venue TBC
THEME: “Leading TEAM well”
A day looking at how we can establish and lead healthy teams. We will look at leading others, managing staff and volunteers, coping with conflict and great communication.


Saturday 21st September 2019

Venue TBC
THEME: “Leading into the future”
A day celebrating the journey we have been on, looking at how we can survive the journey of leadership and stay life long learners.


During the year we will be looking at three key books which will challenge our thinking in the areas of Theology, Leadership and Church.

Mentoring and Coaching
We will ensure every participant has a mentor in their home church from the start of the course, and by the end of the course everyone will have a coach from across the wider Groundlevel family who will be able to help you reach your full potential in God’s calling

The full course costs £400 (includes all accommodation, meals, resources and access to online resources as developed)
For churches already offering leadership courses there is the option to access the Saturday sessions on a modular basis at a cost of £30 per session. You will need to book for each session you want to attend (this option is open up till two weeks before the Saturday)

The 2018/2019 course applications have now ended as the course is full.  If you would like to register to find out about next year’s course, then please contact us stating your Name, Church and a Contact Email.  We will contact you when applications re-open.

Saturday places will be on sale as of October.

Get in touch

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Registered Address: 24 Newland, Lincoln LN11XG