Leadership Development

Grace International is privileged to have gifted Biblical scholars, teachers, and international leaders to teach and equip men and women for our future. Subjects include both Biblical education and practical ministry areas, offered to pastors and lay individuals alike. These sessions are open to guests. See the Schedule below for the dates and locations of live presentations. Also, we have videos of many of the courses listed below. To watch the videos, click on “video courses” under the “Leadership Development” portion of our homepage.

Biblical Seminars
  • New Testament Survey
  • Old Testament Survey
  • Church History
  • Systematic Theology
  • Exegetical Bible Study
  • Islam
  • Bible Doctrines
  • Present Day Ministry of the Holy Spirit
  • Eschatology (major views)
  • Apologetics
  • Holy Land Tour (see the homepage of this website for more information)
Practical Ministry Seminars
  • Nine-month internship offered at Grace Community Church, Houston, TX (contact Pastor Billy Burton at bburton@grace.tv if you are interested in this program)
  • Soul winning and discipleship
  • Biblical sermon preparation and presentation
  • Pastoral care
  • Personal development
  • Marriage and family ministry
  • People skills and conflict resolution
  • Prayer
  • Providing good customer service
  • Sub-ministries in the church (youth, children, seniors, men, women, etc. done in conjunction with our national convention)

2018 Leadership Meeting Schedule

DATE: January 8th (Monday)
TIME: 12 noon (Lunch provided)
EVENT/SPKR: Northwest District Meeting
LOCATION: Radiant Church; Jeremy Carmichael, host
2717 NE 3rd
Camas, WA 98607
360.834.7522

DATE: January 20th (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: Central CA Care Mtg
LOCATION: Joy Community Church; Michael Montoya, host
2408 Allen Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93314
661.401.8903

DATE: February 3rd (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am – 2 pm
EVENT/SPKR: Children’s Min Trng Wkshp – Steve Alley ($25/ea)
LOCATION: Grace Orange County, Randy Woolstrum host
8095 E. Crystal
Anaheim, CA 92807
714.283.3555

DATE: February 10th (Saturday)
TIME: 11 am (lunch provided)
EVENT/SPKR: SW District Care Mtg – Paul & Sharon Adams
LOCATION: Lakeview Community Church; Dale Ray, host
1699 Acoma Blvd W
Lake Havasu, AZ 86403
928.855.1942

DATE: March 10th (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: Central CA Care Mtg – Larry Ihrig
LOCATION: Joy Community Church; Michael Montoya, host
2408 Allen Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93314
661.401.8903

DATE: April 14th (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: NE/Midwest Care Mtg – George C.
LOCATION: CrossPoint Church; Jerry Lewin, host
1880 Southbridge Rd
DePere, WI 54115
920.869.7000

DATE: April 28th (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am (lunch provided)
EVENT/SPKR: SW District Care Mtg – Billy Burton
LOCATION: Valor Christian Center; Scott Whitwam, host
3015 E Warner Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
480.545.4321

DATE: May 19th (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: Central CA Care Mtg
LOCATION: Joy Community Church; Michael Montoya, host
2408 Allen Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93314
661.401.8903

DATE: July 5-7 (Thursday-Saturday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: NW Kids Camp
LOCATION: Salmon Falls Retreat Center
Landmark Christian Assembly; hosts/registration
360.687.3104

DATE: July 16-20 (Monday-Friday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: NW Teen Camp
LOCATION: Salmon Falls Retreat Center
Landmark Christian Assembly; hosts/registration
360.687.3104

DATE: July 23 – 27 (Monday-Friday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: Southern CA Youth Camp
LOCATION: Camp Maranatha, Idyllwild, CA
Grace Orange County; hosts/registration
714.283.3555

DATE: September 14-15 (Friday-Saturday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: “The Call” Youth Conference – OR/WA Districts
LOCATION: True Life Fellowship; Freddie Cason, host
1895 NW 169th Place
Beaverton, OR 97006
503.645.7989

DATE: September 22nd (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: Central CA Care Mtg
LOCATION: Joy Community Church; Michael Montoya, host
2408 Allen Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93314
661.401.8903

DATE: January 13th (Saturday)
TIME: 10 am – 2 pm (Lunch provided)
EVENT/SPKR: Southern CA/Assessment Training – Jason Spears
LOCATION: Grace Orance County: Randy Wooldstrum, host
8095 E Crystal Drive
Anaheim, CA 92807
714.283.3555

DATE: January 25th (Thursday)
TIME: 9 am – 1 pm (Lunch provided)
EVENT/SPKR: South Central Care Mtg
LOCATION: Grace The Woodlands; Josh Pierce, host
24400 N Fwy
Spring, TX 77386
713.363.2555

DATE: February 9th (Friday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: N CA Care Mtg – Pastor Dave Patterson, The Father’s House
LOCATION: City Church 242; Scott Mulvey, host
743 E Tabor
Fairfield, CA 94533
707.426.2172

DATE: February 21-24 (Wednesday-Saturday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: NW Men’s Conference – Guts/Gladiator Conference
LOCATION: Garden Valley Church; Craig Schlesinger, host
3047 Garden Valley Rd
Roseburg, OR 97471
541.673.1293

DATE: March 12-14 (Monday-Wednesday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: NW Pastors’ Retreat – Lucas Levin
LOCATION: Cannon Beach Retreat Center; Ed Staton, host
289 Spruce Street
Cannon Beach, OR 97110
360.687.3104

DATE: April 13-14 (Friday-Saturday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: NW Women’s Conference
LOCATION: Landmark Christian Assembly: Sherrel Staton, host
1504 West Main Street
Battle Ground, WA 98604
360.687.3104

DATE: May 7th (Monday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: ID Care Mtg
LOCATION: Best Western Airport Inn: Ed Staton, host
2660 Airport Way
Boise, ID 83705
360.687.3104

DATE: June 8th (Friday)
TIME: 10 am
EVENT/SPKR: N CA District Care Mtg – Pst Richard Weis, Liberty Church
LOCATION: City Church 242; Scott Mulvey, host
743 E Tabor Ave
Fairfield, CA 94533
707.426.2172

DATE: July 9-12 (Monday-Thursday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: NW Jr High Camp
LOCATION: Salmon Falls Retreat Center
Landmark Christian Assembly; hosts/registration
360.687.3104

DATE: July 23 – 25 (Monday-Wednesday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: Southern CA Kids Camp
LOCATION: Camp Maranatha, Idyllwild, CA
Grace Orange County; hosts/registration
714.283.3555

DATE: September 10th (Monday)
TIME: TBD
EVENT/SPKR: NW/OR District Care Mtg
LOCATION: Columbia Gorge Hotel
4000 Westcliff Drive
Hood River, OR 97031

DATE: September 21-22 (Friday-Saturday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: ID/MT Women’s Conference
LOCATION: Hunt Lodge Holiday Inn Express
210 N 3rd St
McCall, ID 83638
360.687.3104 (Sally Ovall)

DATE: October 8 – 10 (Monday-Wednesday)
TIME: Varied
EVENT/SPKR: Grace International Leadership Conference
LOCATION: TBD