Applications are closed for the 2017-18 cohort. Applications for 2018-19 will be accepted in late spring of 2018.

What is Leadership Texas Baptists?

Leadership Texas Baptists is a nine-month experience to engage, equip, and inform emerging leaders from churches across the state. Pastors, staff, and lay leaders accepted into the program will gather once a month in a cohort experience to hear from and dialog with Texas Baptists leaders.

Applications 

Applications are closed for the 2017-18 cohort. Applications for 2018-19 will be accepted in late spring of 2018.
Eligible applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be 21 or older
  • Be an active member of a BGCT-affiliated church

Course Content

Content will include discussion of 21st century leadership issues for our churches, personal leadership development, convention partnerships with churches and institutional entities, and entry points for service and leadership with Texas Baptists. 

  • Leadership development & spiritual formation
  • Critical issues for Texas Baptists in the 21st century
  • Developing purpose and mission
  • Institutional collaboration
  • Ministry in a multicultural context
  • Effective networking
  • The changing face of Texas
  • Values & vision for the Texas Baptists family
  • Hear from and dialogue with leaders of Texas Baptists and partner institutions
  • Meet Texas Baptists ministry staff

Alumni Cohorts Testimonials

"This is an incredible experience that I have been blessed to be apart of! I would recommend it to any young leader who wants to better their leadership skills and connect to the life of Texas Baptists."

-Nathan Mahand, Cohort 2 Member





Cohort 2





Cohort 1


"[the program] broadened my view of the work we do at Texas Baptists....the more leaders I was introduced to, the more I was able to see the bigger picture and how that played a part in my church."
 

-Lynn Harper, Cohort 1 Member

More Testimonials

Contact

David Adams
(214) 828-5253