LifeWay Online Training Webcasts (pdf with links)

LifeWay Training Events

Church Health Assessment

Leadership Development

Discipleship Resources

Sunday School / Small Group

Use Risk Assessments to Improve Church Safety and Security (link to Brotherhood Mutual)

PRIORITIES Your state convention's priority tasks continue to be "Serve, Strengthen, and Start Churches." In order to serve alongside every pastor to "equip the saints" and thus strengthen every church.  The State Convention of Baptist in Indiana offers a variety of excellent leadership mobilization and training opportunities customized for each congregation

NEED-ORIENTED TRAINING Our time and budget is focused on placing need-oriented training in every church. The Church / Leader Development Team and our "Ministry Specialists" are eager to help you customize a training, coaching or assessment event to meet the needs of your church leadership. Click here to complete an online request for customized leadership training.

MATERIAL RESOURCES The State Convention of Baptists in Indiana also has discipleship materials and bible study kits available on a check out basis to Southern Baptist churches in the state of Indiana. Click here to view a list of available materials.

These items may not be the pastor's specialties, but they are our "CUP OF TEA:"

  • Sunday School teaching improvement

  • VBS preparation and evangelistic follow-up

  • Ministry or program leader's encouragement

  • Worship preparation and coordination

  • Greeters or worship team training

  • Ministry teams launch and coaching

  • Outreach or care ministry development

  • Every member ministry mobilization

  • Creating new small groups

  • Annual church health assessments


We want to serve you by equipping and encouraging the saints to do the work of ministry and assist you in determining how to best reach your God-given goals.
Please take a few moments to consider some of the training, encouragement and assessment tools listed on this page.

Contact us with your specific request or to set up an appointment to discuss ways we can serve with you.

Steve McNeil - Team Leader / groups / discipleship / student / adult / assessments / strategy / leader development / conflict /
Steve Blanchard - Worship
Sarah Bohrer - Children's Ministry