Introduction to SLI

with SLI Coach Christin Nevins

Purpose: Offer an overview of how we help churches and leaders thrive. We will answer your questions and talk about how SLI might be a part of your next Leadership steps.

Description: we will discuss what makes SLI unique in solving adaptive issues.

  • Empowering Passionate Spiritual Leaders by creating a Loving, Learning, Leading culture
  • Overcoming isolation and developing healthy, high functioning teams
  • Overcoming distractions and siloes with tools to align ministry
  • Overcoming frustration with a tool that helps teams get into action and live your mission

Date: Monday, February 27th from 1:00 to 2:30 pm Eastern Time / 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm Central Time

Location: Zoom

Cost: FREE


Description: This training is an accelerated introduction to SLI’s unique, integrated model that prepares you to take a next step in our Spiritual Leadership Development process. It is designed for people interested in experiencing the L3 (Loving, Learning, Leading) culture as well as utilizing and facilitating the SLI Foundation Phase materials.

Process: Four monthly 4-hour group meetings + 1-hour individual meetings.

Cost: $690 per person


Team Leadership

with Dr. Bryan Sims

Description: Why is leading together in a team so critical in seasons of disruption? How can I build a healthy team? This workshop will provide the tools needed to identify different types of teamwork needed in a local church or ministry, especially when facing challenges. We will discuss common team dysfunctions and the methods needed to overcome them. We will discover proven practices to build team trust, inspire innovation, and get results. 

Date: Friday, January 27, 2023 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm Eastern Time / 12:00 to 1:30 pm Central Time

Location: Zoom

Cost: FREE


Description: Barnabas retreats are a great option for those looking to quickly address adaptive challenges or opportunities for growth in a team environment. These retreats and follow up coaching calls are designed to equip you and your team for leadership success.

Process: 1 hour planning call; one 8 hour day retreat; six 1 hour follow up coaching calls

Date: Whenever you’re ready. Schedule today!

Cost: Starts at $1,500 and varies by project scope



Description: As followers of Jesus, we want to “live a life worthy of the calling we’ve received.” (Ephesians 4:1). So how do we figure out our calling and how do we start living a life more aligned with our calling? Coach Christin Nevins will guide you, using proven SLI principles and practices, toward clarity. You’ll leave this session with discernment questions, a process for gaining clarity, and a “next steps” plan. If you want to journey further, you’ll hear about three ways you can connect with others for ongoing support and accountability. Don’t miss this free opportunity that could influence the next chapter of your life. 

Date: Friday, February 24 from 11:30 to 1:00 pm Eastern Time / 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Central Time

Location: Online through Zoom

Cost: FREE


Description: The Spiritual Leadership Generator is a process for developing everyday followers of Jesus into spiritual leaders. It is designed for both clergy and lay leaders. We’ll look at biblical leadership through the life of Christ and dive into what it means to apply these concepts in our lives. You will walk away with a firm grasp on how what you have learned impacts you spiritually, relationally, emotionally, and vocationally.

Process: Five modules over the course of 10 months of experiential training. Two retreats and weekly 90 minute meetings.

Cost: $795 per person



Our primary work is to help you become substantially better at your core mission of making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Our team of world-class coaches is ready to help!

SLI offers one on one coaching sessions with a seasoned SLI coach, who becomes a conversation and accountability partner in your spiritual formation, leadership formation, team development, and ministry action planning.

Dates: Whenever you are ready
Cost: Varies by project duration

SLI offers coaching for your team. This can vary from the team development stage, the foundation phase where a team works through the SLI team process, or the experimentation phase where a team moves into action toward generative ministry.

Dates: Whenever you are ready
Cost: Varies by project scope and duration

We would love for you to partner with us to see this vision become reality: equip passionate spiritual leaders to become fruitful SLI Coaches through an integrated Coach Training and Apprenticeship journey. We believe that passionate spiritual leaders loving, learning and leading together can change the world!

Cost: $1975