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

Pursuing Ordination

Pursuing Ordination Through CLI

Pursuing Ordination for Ministry My name is Matthew LaPlaca, and I am pursuing ordination through CLI and with CLA. My wife, our two children, and I live in Vernon, CT. I have been in public education as a teacher, mentor, supervisor, and administrator…
Needed Ordination Credentials

Needed Ordination Credentials

Evangelist for Christ who Needed Ordination Credentials My name is Alice Birch, and I am receiving needed ordination credentials with the Christian Leaders Alliance. I was born in East St. Louis, Illinois. Currently, I live in Bonner Springs,…
Ordination Journey at CLI

Ordination Journey at CLI is Beginning

My Ordination Journey at CLI Hi, my name is Shine Morrison, and my ordination journey at CLI is just beginning. Currently, I live in Washington State. I have been serving at my home church for a long time as a worship leader, head-deaconess,…
Chaplain Ministry Education

Chaplain Ministry Education and Ordination

Free Chaplain Ministry Education at CLI and Ordination at CLA Hello, my fellow brothers and sisters in Christ! I am excited about the free chaplain ministry education I am receiving at CLI. My story began 40 years ago in the San Francisco Bay…
Called to Minister

Called to Minister by God

Called to Minister My name is Jerry Pierce, and I am called to minister. I am 59 years old. I've been married to Tammy for 38 years. I have three children: Jeremy, Travis, and Brittany. Also, I have three grandchildren, Katlyn, Skylar, and…
Ministry Education

Ministry Education and Ordination

Ministry Education at CLI and Ordination with CLA I am Susan Pogue. I live at Riverview Pointe, which is a nursing home in Olmsted Falls, Ohio, USA. My ministry education at Christian Leaders Institute and ordination with Christian Leaders…
Ordination and Study Opportunity

Ordination and Study Opportunity

Ordination and Study Opportunity My name is Josh Stroud, and I am grateful for the ordination and study opportunity at CLI. I am a Youth Pastor on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. I chose the Christian Leaders Institute as an additional path to…
Minister Ordination Credibility Journey

Minister Ordination Credibility Journey

Minister Ordination Credibility Journey I am Roda Brecht, and the following is my minister ordination credibility journey. I reside in Bellevue, Washington. I am a mother to three kids and stepmom to two. So I have a family of five kids and…
Ministry Journey to Ordination

Ministry Journey to Ordination

Ministry Journey to Ordination with Christian Leaders Alliance My name is Dwight R. Ware Sr., and here is my ministry journey to ordination. First, a bit about me. I married Karen, my lovely and beautiful wife, on April 25, 1985. We have two…
Credible Ordination Training

Credible Ordination Training

Credible Ordination Training at CLI and Ordination with CLA My name is Brian Ngubane, and the credible ordination training with CLI is a blessing. I was born again in 1992 at age 17. It was on a Sunday evening during our family prayer when…