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Church Leadership Academy

The Church Leadership Academy


The CLA has resources for churches to prepare people to minister through the Basic and Special Training programs, and the Ministerial Study Program.  The CLA assists in the development of local-church leaders through training that focuses on Great Commission, disciple-making ministry.

The CLA Goals

  1. To promote leadership training in every Alliance church.
  2. To help the local church to equip "God's people for works of service."
  3. To provide the means for people to hear and respond to God's call to ministry. 
The Church Leadership Academy offers the following training programs:
(to access information on each program, click on the pictures below.)

Basic Training

This training is designed to prepare people in the local church for ministry.  The church administers the program according to its needs. 

Ministerial Study Program

MSP has been developed for people who are aware of the call of God to full-time ministry, but who are unable to obtain their training through traditional educational institutions. 

Special Training

These courses are designed for the training of elders, deacons, deaconesses and other church leaders.

Ministry Workers Info Links
Continuing Education

If you have questions, contact:

National Office
Dr. Monty L. Winters, Director
Phone: 405-627-1342
Email: wintersm@cmalliance.org

WPA C&MA District Office
Debra Wolfe
Administrative Assistant

814-938-6920
wolfed@cmawpa.org

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