Journey Leadership Institute Evening is a program for adults who wish to explore their ministry calling and develop biblically-based leadership skills, while balancing other life commitments.


DESIGNED FOR Leaders who believe they’re called by God to lead within the local church
FREQUENCY Weekly -- Outside of class, students work in directed studies in a specific area of ministry interest
WHEN Wednesday Evenings | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. | Outside of class, students lead in a specific area of ministry interest
WHERE Newark Location on Wednesday Evenings | Weekend commitments at each location
HOW LONG Two Semesters | Nine Months
COST $750



What is the time commitment?
  • Evening Program takes place on Wednesday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Leaders attend a Ministry Leadership class and participate in Ministry Training labs. Leaders also lead at additional times based on their specific ministry areas and are present for 3 weekends each month.
How much does it cost?
  • The tuition for the Core Plus Program is $750. (Scholarships are available on a case by case basis)
Is there a payment plan?

Yes! We offer a payment that allows you to make payments toward your tuition/fees over the course of the program. You can contact our team to find the plan that’s right for you.

What is a Directed Study?

As a Core Plus leader, your Directed Study course is a focus in a specific area of ministry. Throughout this course, you will have assignments and serve opportunities that focus on the area of ministry related to your Directed Study. Our Evening Program offers Directed Studies in the following areas:

  • Gather
  • Next Steps
  • NextGen
  • Pastoral Leadership