The office of the deacon was established in Acts 6 by the apostles to meet a need for more ministry.

Deacon Ordination Journey

Deacon Ordination Journey

Deacon Ordination Journey My name is Abby Reyenga and this is the next step of my deacon ordination journey. I live in Grand Haven, Michigan, USA. I am CLI President Henry Reyenga's daughter. I am in a committed relationship of 2 years with…
Ordination Training Journey

Ordination Training Journey

Ordination Training Journey I am on an ordination training journey and here is my testimony. I'd have to be insane to NOT love, trust, and put all of my hope in Jesus, my Savior, Deliverer, Redeemer, and dearest Friend. Words alone could never…
Local Ordination Journey

Local Ordination Journey

Local Ordination Journey Many are looking for an online ministry study option with connects to a local ordination journey where local leaders affirm that someone is called and recommended for ministry. Here is Nicole local ordination journey…
Ordained Minister Story

Ordained Minister Story

My name is Griffin Wagner, and this is my ordained minister story. I live in Brodheadsville, Pennsylvania. For the past several years, I have been studying for the ministry. I came across Christian Leaders Institute back in 2016. I ran this…
Called Pastor Ordination

Called Pastor Ordination

Called Pastor Ordination My name is Thomas Drzemala and I just completed the Ordination Course at Christian Leaders Institute. Yes, I am about to be Ordained to the ministry with Christian Leaders Alliance after serving the Lord Jesus Christ…
Women Ministry Ordination

Women Ministry Ordination

Women Ministry Ordination I am a woman of God, a wife, a mother, and a boss. I have always been a Christ follower and I have recently been re-called to women ministry ordination. I knew a while back that I had been called to help others and…
Ministry Dream Ordination

Ministry Dream Ordination

Ministry Dream Ordination My name is Neil DeCook and I have received my ministry dream ordination. I live in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and am married to my amazing, beautiful wife, Cassidy. I work at a digital marketing company called INTO where…
Ordained Media Ministry

Ordained Media Ministry

Ordained Media Ministry My name is Jennifer Zelop and I am involved in an ordained media ministry. It was the end of a marriage and finding myself as a single mom of my two amazing boys Will and Sean when I realized I was living a life that…
CLA Ordination

CLA Ordination

CLA Ordination My name is Joe Dame and I am receiving my CLA ordination as a deacon. I was born in March of 1960. I was baptized in1974, but alcohol, drugs and sex led me away from God's grace. I married young, and soon discovered I was an…
Deacon Ordination Dream

Deacon Ordination Dream

Deacon Ordination Dream Hello! My name is Cathy Hokenson and I live in Cottage Hills, Illinois. I am very excited about fulfilling my deacon ordination dream here at Christian Leaders Institute (CLI). I have enjoyed this class as well as the…