Churches of Christ Online
Welcome to the
Church-Based Training International
World Wide Web SiteWe believe the most effective leadership and congregational training takes place within the context of the local church. For that reason CBTI is partnering with local churches of Christ and para church organizations to equip their leaders and members for greater service and ministry in the Lord's Kingdom. We want to become your leadership and congregational training resource! Areas of training include:Strategic Church Planning
Member Assimilation & Involvement
Prayer & Renewal
CHURCH PLANNING TOOLS: Begin a strategic planning process in your church today. Order CBTI's Planning Bundle or planning tools and you'll have everything you need to get started. Order today!
LEADERSHIP LIBRARY. Over 40 NEW Articles!
These articles are intended to aid you in your study of Biblical leadership, Christian ministry, and other subjects related thereto and authored by a variety of church leaders.
Friendship Evangelism: The Kind Everybody Can Practice by Clayton Pepper
Values Assessment and Its Role in the Planning Process of the Church by Archie Luper
Is Spiritual Mentoring a Biblical Idea? by Lynn Anderson
FREE NEWSLETTER Sign up today to receive STRATEGIC CHURCH LEADERSHIP our free monthly e-mail newsletter. Each issue contains articles related to a wide variety of subjects including strategic church planning and leadership development, as well information on upcoming retreats and seminars.
RETREATS & SEMINARS. CBTI offers a wide variety of retreats and seminars for elders, deacons, ministers and ministry leaders, as well as for the entire congregation. Topics include Strategic Church Planning, Leadership Development, Congregational Health, Prayer and Renewal, Evangelism and Member Assimilation & Involvement. Choose from monthly training events at our training center in Franklin, Tennessee, church leader's workshops at churches throughout the Eastern U.S. and Puerto Rico, or schedule a leadership training seminar for your leadership team at your facility or retreat location.
ONLINE BOOKSTORE. Currently under construction but will feature over 150 book titles on subjects including church planning, leadership development, member assimilation & involvement, evangelism, small groups, ministry helps, prayer and youth ministry ready for immediate purchase at discounts up to 40%.
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