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All events are held on Monday's from 12:00p - 1:30p in the Ministry Equipping Center. (MEC)

Lunch will be provided for registered attendees. /// CLICK THE DATE TO REGISTER ///

Registration ends at 11:00am on the Wednesday before the event.

After this time you are welome to come, but a lunch may not be available for you.


August 18 - Andy Dykhouse | Institute Lead at Nebraska Christian College | Institute Orientation

Sharon Rues-Pettid // Director of Human Resources at Mutual of Omaha // Interview

August 25 - Aaron Asay // Executive Pastor at Calvary Christian Church // Bellevue, NE

Are you a builder? A minder? A Finder? The thinking wavelenths help you know how you operate.

September 8 - Aaron Brocket & Dave Jamerson | Traders Point Church | Indianapolis, IN

The evangelism/discipleship spectrum // Is your church & staff clear about your goals regarding evangelism and discipleship?

September 15 - Dan McClannan | Westside Church | Omaha, NE

Leadership by Multiplication // Want to be effective as a leader? Multiply yourself by developing others.

September 22 - Dave Miller | Nebraska Chrisitian College | Papillion, NE

Best Practices for Time Management // Time is your most precious resource, Dave will help you steward it wisely.

September 29 - Mick Schultz | New Covenant Bible Church | Cedar Rapids, IA

Measuring results in ministry.

October 6 - Justin Jackson | Central Christian Church | Las Vegas, NV

Staying Fresh in Ministry // If you want to stay in ministry for 20 years or more, Justin has some ideas for you.

October 13 - NO INSTITUTE

(Intensive classes at Nebraska Christian)

October 20 - Andy Dykhouse | Nebraska Christian College | Omaha, NE

How to be a linchpin in your organization.

October 27 - Charlie Vittitow | Southeast Christian Church | Louisville, KY

When helping hurts. // Charlie will help us understand a philosphy of missions that is sustainable and effective.

November 3 - Brad Lomenick | Catalyst Conference | Atlanta, GA

Advice for Young Leaders // Brad is the author of the book "The Catalyst Leader" and consults for the Catalyst Conference

Novmeber 10 - Andy Dykhouse | Nebraska Christian College | Omaha, NE

Self Care of the Leader // If you don't take care of yourself, you can't help others. When and how do you recharge?

November 17 - Jill Gille | Eastside Christian Church | Anaheim, CA

The real world of artistic ministry // Managing the worlds of tech, production, music, and leadership? Jill's done that.

November 24 - NO INSTITUTE

(Thanksgiving Break)

December 1 - Aanna Smalley | Stonebridge Christian Church | Omaha, NE

Goal setting and evaluation // How many volunteers do you need? What will they do? When should I reconfigure? Ask Aanna.

December 8 - Brian Rudesill | Hidden Valley Community Church | Dodgeville, WI

Growing the Rural Church // Brian leads a growing multisite rural church. He'll share his story and talk strategy.


January 26 - Carey Nieuwhof |, Connexus Church | Ontario, Canada

February 2 - Rory Noland |, Nebraska Christian Worship Arts Chair

February 9 - NO INSTITUTE

February 16 - Rich Birch |, Liquid Church | New Jersey

February 23 - Dan Rockwell | & pastor | Pennsylvania



March 16 - Third City Staff | Third City Christian Church | Grand Island, Nebraska

March 23 - Mark Borst | Dekalb Office | Atlanta Georgia

March 30 - NO INSTITUTE (Spring Break at NC)


April 13 - Nick Ballard | Harvester Christian Church | St Louis, Missouri

April 20 - Martin Allen | Cornerstone Church | Litchfield, Minnesota

April 27 - NO INSTITUTE (Week of Ministry at NC)