School of Leadership
God’s spotlight is on raising leaders with integrity, courage, humility, and competencies. The search is for spiritual leaders. The calling to leadership and influence is for every believer, regardless of whether you are a pastor, lay leader, marketplace leader, or a corporate executive in leadership ministry seeking new direction and desiring to do something of significance with the ‘second half’ of your life.
The School of Leadership provides a continuous learning environment for leaders and propels them to new heights in service. The School is committed to putting the necessary tools into the hands of the leaders to transform individuals into transformational servant leaders.
The program will take you to another level of critical thinking in leadership today:
- Discover your leadership style and learn to adapt to varying demands
- Understand the biblical model of leadership and its differences from secular leadership
- Develop spiritual disciplines essential in a leader’s life
- Build and sustain leadership influence for the long haul
- Uncover the importance of relationship networks and teamwork
- Learn about organization and collaboration for exponential growth
Would you like to be a part of this emerging leadership? Can you give three months for a life-changing experience? Then perhaps the School of Leadership is for you.
SOL Modules and Lecturers
7 P's of an outstanding Leader
Every believer is called to be a positive influencer. How can you be a Spiritual Leader within your sphere of influence? Learn the 7 P’s of an Outstanding Spiritual Leader in your community and the marketplace
Pastor Daniel Foo
Mentor, Advisor and Coach. He had worked in the financial markets before heeding the call in mid-2000 to be the Senior Pastor of BBTC until the end of 2022. He regularly speaks at Pastors & Leaders’ Conferences and Bible Colleges. He has co-authored 4 books: Running With Horses & The Outstanding Leader (Armour Publisher); Spiritual Hygiene & Effective Prayer (CRU).
Leadership Vision and Communication
Spiritual Leadership is about relating and persuading people to move into the destiny of God. Learn the discipline of catching a God-given vision and the art of casting and communicating the vision.
Pastor Dr Philip Lyn
Pastor Dr Philip Lyn studied medicine at Oxford, and trained further in London before practicing as a medical specialist in Malaysia. He is a bi-vocational pastor and founder of Skyline Church; a vibrant city church whose pastoral team is made up of bi-vocational pastors all of whom see ministry in the workplace and church as one and the same calling. He is passionate about bringing God’s Kingdom into the workplace and has equipped Christians across many nations to engage, influence, and transform their places of work. He has written three books: - “Slingshots” comprising spiritual nuggets for the soul, “The Call of Issachar” to raise prayer teams for the church, and “The Invasive Kingdom" which is to transform today's believers into workplace ministers!
Learn about tension and change and how we can be productive in the midst of diversity.
- What does it mean to be human?
- God views tension differently than we do.
- Humility is fundamental.
- There is no change without risk.
Dr Matt Rawlins
Dr Matt Rawlins spent twenty years working in missions in Asia and the Pacific, submerged in different cultures and working with people from many diverse backgrounds. He then studied to try and understand all the questions his interaction with so many different people raised in him. He finished his Ph.D. in leadership and communication from the University of Wales in 2001. Since then, Matt has made it a priority to help people understand who they are in God and how to express Him in whatever situation their faith finds them. Currently, he splits his time between working with churches and missions agencies, writing (He has written 16 books), and is currently CEO of a marketplace consulting company in Singapore. He works closely with leaders and their organizations to address the challenges of a changing world and how to be fully present in the midst of tension. He is married to Celia and they have a son who is married and living in Hawaii.
Effective Preaching & Presentation
Communication is both an art and science. You can hone the art of effective preaching and communication. Learn the building blocks and components to giving an effective presentation.
Reverend Henson Lim
Reverend Henson Lim is the author of Say to Archippus, Alignment Check, and founder of Archippus Awakening a kingdom initiative dedicated to the awakening of saints to know and fulfill their God-given kingdom assignments. Henson managed an advertising agency for 14 years before stepping into ministry in 2004. After obtaining his M.Div. from TCA College, he served as Dean of a school of ministry and later, Deputy Senior Pastor of a local church. Called to the ministry of teaching and preaching, he declares the Word of God with a passion to spur others to rise above mediocre Christianity so that they may live lives worthy of their calls in Jesus Christ. Henson is married to Serene and they have seven children.
Discovering Your Leadership Strength
Effective leaders recognise their personal strengths and that of others. They invest in developing strength areas and harness others based on their strengths.
(Two full-day Workshop (9.00am – 4.00pm) to discover your personal area of strength and how to work with others in their strength areas).
Brother Lim Kim Pong
Brother Lim Kim Pong is the CEO and Founder of StrengthsAsia. At StrengthsAsia, he is a coach, a speaker, and a facilitator. His vision is to help everyone in every organization in Asia to know who they are at their very best and how they can bring this best to impact their families, work, relationships, communities, and nations. He calls this, his game of the impossible. Kim Pong is the Global Partner of SoundWave and is one of the master trainers in accrediting SoundWave Coaches globally. Kim Pong is also among the first 20 Gallup Certified Strengths Coach in the world. The Gallup Organization recognizes him as among Asia’s most accomplished practitioners of strengths-based development and talent management strategies.
Nehemiah: Model of Leadership
An exposition on the Book of Nehemiah on Spiritual Leadership. Learn the biblical principles of Leadership from Nehemiah.
Senior Pastor Benny Ho
Pastor Benny Ho has been a pastor and bible teacher for more than 20 years. He has served as a pastor and church consultant with several churches in Asia and Australia. Pastor Benny’s twin passions in ministry are expository preaching and mentoring. He founded Arrows School of Ministry to help local churches establish equipping tracks to enable every member to be a minister. He is now the Senior Pastor of Faith Community Church in Perth, Australia.
Leadership Pipeline Within The Church
A leadership pipeline is a framework and a path that allows you to create a developmental plan for each level of leadership in every ministry of your church. Learn how to be intentional in every aspect of investing in the lives of people within your area of influence.
Pastor Jim D. Rion
Founder and Lead Pastor of Westover Hills Church, Pastor Jim D. Rion is known for his leadership, vision, and passion for developing people. In 1986, just two years after he was ordained with the Assemblies of God, Pastor Jim and his wife Denise poured all their resources into starting Westover Hills Church. Though it began in a rented storehouse with just a few people attending the first service, the church is now positioned on a 42-acre campus with a thriving, diverse congregation of more than 5,000. Because of its exponential growth, the church has made Outreach Magazine’s annual list of the Fastest Growing Churches in America for five years. In 36 years, the foundational element of Pastor Jim’s vision for the church has remained the same. Westover Hills Church is all about Making New and Making Great, which describes leading people to a new life in Christ and helping them experience the great life that comes with loving and serving God. It is the underlying message in all of Pastor Jim’s sermons and teachings, which not only challenge people to pursue lives of purpose but also offer hope and encouragement through God’s grace.
In pursuing his life of purpose, Pastor Jim has earned a master's degree in Biblical Literature and completed his Doctor of Ministry with the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary. Also, he and Denise have raised two daughters. Pastor Jim teaches organizational leadership on the Master and Doctoral level at Assemblies of God Theological Seminary. He also serves the South Texas District of the Assemblies of God as the General Presbyter on the national board. He serves on the Board of Regents of Southwestern Assemblies of God University. He regularly speaks to pastors, church staff, and church leaders in the areas of growth, leadership, organizational health, building teams, and ministry effectiveness. Additionally, he engages in leadership coaching with pastors and church boards. Pastor Jim speaks to business leaders monthly where he shares biblical principles of leadership for secular leaders, managers, and business owners.
2:52 Model of Leadership
Jesus spent 30 hidden years in preparation for his 3 years in ministry. Based on Luke 2:52, learn the principles of deliberate and intentional growth through leadership preparation.
Dr John Andrews
Dr John Andrews has been in full-time Church leadership since 1987. Though called to the UK, John has ministered in almost 40 nations of the world. Based in his local church New Life Church, Scunthorpe, he has authored fourteen books and currently serves on the Apostolic Team of One Church Gloucester and wider network, while also being released to teach to a wider translocal context. As a leader, teacher and author John has a passion to equip and inspire leaders as well as empower followers of Jesus into effective lifestyle and service.
Silence & Solitude
Get to experience the discipline of being at rest with leadership demands and learning to hear from God. (A one-and-half day off-campus learning at a Secret Location).
Reverend Vincent Goh
Reverend Vincent Goh is an ordained minister with the Trinity Annual Conference (TRAC) of the Methodist Church in Singapore for the past 26 years. As an itinerant minister, he has served in 6 different Methodist Churches in Singapore. Currently, he is a pastor with Paya Lebar Methodist Church. His interest in Christian Spirituality and Spiritual Direction led him to embark on a Master of Arts in Spiritual Direction with the University of Divinity (Melbourne) in 2008-2009. He has one motto in life: “To know Christ personally and to make Christ known to all.” Rev. Vincent Goh is married to Shu Yann and they have two children, Abraham and Grace.
Leadership For the Long Haul
Discovering the keys to flying high and staying long in leadership. Dealing with Brokenness & Baggage; Health & Wealth; Fame & Failure and Restoration & Recovery.
Pastor Dr Chew Weng Chee
Pastor Dr Chew Weng Chee was a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist before he gave up his medical career to serve the Lord full-time in 1999. He graduated with a Master’s degree in Theology from the Regent College Bible School, Vancouver in 1993. Till March 2007, he was the President of SIB (Sidang Injil Borneo), Semenanjung, overseeing 31 Bahasa Malaysia churches throughout West Malaysia. Pastor Chew has ministered extensively in Conferences and Church Camps both locally and overseas. Pastor Chew is also the Senior Pastor of SIB (KL), a rapidly growing English congregation. He is married to Pastor Dr Lew Lee Choo, a paediatrician, and has 2 sons, Jonathan and Christopher.
A Missional Leader in the Marketplace
Christ's Strategy to Disciple Nations. In these lectures we will discover the Historically-proven Biblical Best Practices for Five Areas of Transformation: Spiritual, Intellectual, Political, Commercial and Social.
Dr. Mark A. Beliles
Dr. Mark A. Beliles is director of international networks for Global Council of Nations and President of the Global Transformation Network (www.nationaltransformation.com). He is a popular speaker and cultural leadership coach who has traveled to almost seventy countries and addressed parliaments and high-ranking officials of nations on the topics of faith and freedom. Dr. Beliles also serves in the leadership teams of Transform World, The Statesmen Project, Disciple Nations Alliance, and the International Coalition of Apostolic Leaders. Beliles earned his Ph.D. from Whitefield Theological Seminary. He founded an educational ministry called the Providence Foundation in 1983 and its Biblical Worldview University. He has coauthored several books on religion and history. His five-book series on Christ's Strategy to Disciple Nations and National Transformation are designed for international audiences. He also is known for academic works on America's founding fathers such as Doubting Thomas—The Religious Life and Legacy of Thomas Jefferson. Beliles, an ordained minister since 1977, has served as pastor of various non-denominational churches for thirty-five years and as a bishop. He resides in Charlottesville, Virginia with his wife, Nancy. They homeschooled their three children, and are blessed with nine grandchildren.
In Christian leadership, we don’t primarily lead from the top down (hierarchical), but from the inside out (incarnational).
Reverend Bruce Hills
Reverend Bruce Hills is the International Director of World Outreach since January 2017. He first joined the World Outreach in 2010 as Leadership Development Director, a role he served up to his present appointment. Bruce has been in full time ministry for over thirty years including pastoring one of Australia's largest churches (2000-2009). He is known for his prophetic and insightful preaching and respected for his experience and wisdom. Bruce is married to Fiona since 1983 and lives in Melbourne. They have three grown children and one granddaughter.
Building Leadership Team & Leadership Conflict Management And Resolution
It has been said that teamwork makes the dream work. Learn how to build a great team by harnessing individual giftings and understanding the dynamics of teamwork.
Reverend Colonel Merrily Madero
Reverend Colonel Merrily Madero is called and anointed to preach, teach, and serve around the world. She is an Ordained Minister with the Assemblies of God and splits her time between the USA and Canada. Merrily is President of M3 International, a non-profit ministry conducting Leadership Development, predominately in South East Asia. Merrily is a retired Colonel from the US Air Force, serving on active duty for 30 years. She commanded four large organizations, served in multiple Director positions, and lived in six different countries, including serving at the US Embassy in Afghanistan. She has Bachelor’s Degrees in both Mechanical Engineering and Christian Theology, and three Master’s Degrees in Personnel Management, Military Science, and National Resource Strategy. Merrily is newly married to Joël Casse, a French Canadian from Quebec. She has one daughter who is a medical doctor, working in a combined Emergency Medicine – Internal Medicine residency in New York City.
Values-Based Leadership & Change
Understand the value of a values-based organisation. How can a leader build and maintain a culture that will attract and encourage team work and interaction in a way that is consistent with the vision and mission of the church or organisation?
Pastor Joey Bonifacio
Pastor Joey Bonifacio serves in the International Apostolic Team of Every Nation Ministries, a worldwide family of churches and ministries that exists to honor God by establishing Christ-Centered, Spirit Empowered, Socially Responsible churches and Campus Ministries in every nation. He is the Senior Pastor of Every Nation Singapore and a member of the board of trustees of the Real-Life Foundation, a Philippines-based non-profit organization that provides educational scholarships to the marginalized. Joey has also authored 6 books: The Promise No One Wants, The Mystery of the Empty Stomach, The LEGO Principle, The One Lesson That Changed My Marriage, The Values-Driven Heart, and Storm Proof. He has been married to his wife Marie since 1982. Together they have 3 sons and 5 grandchildren.
Spirit Empowered Leadership & Character of A Leader
Learn the demands and empowerment of Christian leadership in navigating a hostile, competitive, and toxic environment.
Pastor Nicky S. Raiborde
Pastor Nicky Raiborde is the lead pastor of International Family Church in Lexington, South Carolina, a church that is influential, multi-cultural, and making an impact in the midlands of South Carolina, USA. Raised in a godly family, Pastor Nicky's parents nurtured him and his two brothers with spiritual instruction and impartation, which helped him to answer the call of God at the age of 17. Since devoting his life to God in full-time ministry, Pastor Nicky has travelled to over 75 countries, preaching at crusades of thousands and teaching in numerous churches. He has authored several books and lectures regularly at the School of Leadership in Tung Ling Bible School, Singapore, and the Bible College of Wales in Swansea, UK. He is an excellent preacher who engages his audience with simple but powerful truths from the Word of God. He continues to pursue the call of God to go to the nations with an apostolic mandate.
Leadership success continues through leadership succession. Learn the legacy of leadership through multi-generational transition.
Reverend Dr Naomi Dowdy
Reverend Dr Naomi Dowdy is widely recognized as a global leader in apostolic strategies to implement God’s purposes in the 21st Century. Her passion to develop leaders causes her to travel extensively to the nations, preaching, mentoring, and equipping churches to fulfil their calling and destiny in God. As an Author, five of her books are considered “must have” in the personal library of Pastors and Leaders. They address current issues that need to be shared with Churches for a balanced biblical understanding in today’s world. Besides first serving as an Evangelist and then as the former Senior Pastor of Trinity Christian Centre, Singapore, for some thirty years, she is the founder Chancellor of TCA College, Singapore, and continues to serve as President of several other organizations through which she empowers leaders.
Leader as A Coach
Learn the difference between counselling, mentoring and coaching. Develop the art of powerful conversation and intentional coaching. Apply the practical skills of leadership and conflict resolution through coaching.
Dr Joseph Umidi
Dr Joseph Umidi serves as Executive Vice President and Professor at Regent University where he has trained Christian leaders for 35 years. He has researched and discovered keys to increasing student retention and flourishing that apply to churches and organizations. For the past 42 years, he is also serving in senior leadership roles of several churches. He is the Founder and President of Lifeforming Leadership Coaching, Inc., a Coach Training organization worldwide in 24 countries and 14 languages. He has authored numerous articles and books dealing with Organizational, and Personal Transformation and is mobilizing a movement of spiritual fathers and mothers to mentor the next generation. He is married to Marie, Founder & President of TMCJ, Inc., and the delighted grandparents of three grandchildren.
Leadership Prayer & Annointing
God’s call to leadership comes with His empowerment and anointing. A time of impartation and ministry for leaders
Reverend James Jagjeet Singh
Reverend James Jagjeet Singh is the overseer of Eagle’s Nest Church and an itinerant Evangelist under the Assemblies of God, Singapore. In this dual office, he carries a prophetic anointing and the fire of the Holy Spirit wherever he goes. His passion is to see revival come upon the churches. He graduated from Assemblies of God Bible College with a Bachelor of Theology. He is married to Rosie and together they have two children, Josiah and Sarabeth.
Local Student Application Requirements:
- School of Leadership Application Form (Online)
- Pastoral Recommendation Form (Online)
- Online Payment Registration Fee SGD $100
International Student Application Requirements:
- School of Leadership Application Form (Online)
- Pastoral Recommendation Form (Online) (1 Recommendation from Singapore, 1 from Country of Origin)
- Student Pass Application Form (hardcopy submission: requires notarization)
- Certificate of Health Form (hardcopy submission: requires health agency stamp)
- Online Payment Registration Fee SGD $100
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All applications need to be accompanied with a Pastoral Recommendation which can be completed here.