Licensed Clergy Program

Licensed Clergy Program

Are you a called Christian with minimal time but willing to still prepare for ministry leadership?

This Clergy Program is designed to launch new Christian Leaders into service as licensed clergy. This minister clergy program is suited for volunteer or bi-vocational officiants or ministers.

This program invites Christians who are called into ministry and need a free ministry study program that includes college-level courses for the licensed program.


  • Study program that gives you the essentials needed for licensed clergy status.
  • The program includes a recommendation feature that gives more credibility to your ministry.
  • The clergy status identities you as a committed Christian Leader in your community and opens doors for your impact.
  • You will have more confidence and competence to offer ministry
  • The ministry training courses are free and the licensed clergy credentials only require a small fee.

This licensed clergy opportunity has been accessed by hundreds of Christian Leaders. Enroll at Christian Leaders Institute to start your studies. The first licensed clergy role is Christian wedding Officiant and that can be completed in less than two weeks.

Christian Leaders Alliance is committed to launching more Christian leaders into credible ministry. Check out the online directory that reflects the licensed or ordained ministers that have completed study programs and received recommendations to be commissioning into ministry.

Stories of Licensed Clergy

Clergy Certification

Clergy Certification at CLA

My name is Sergunawathi Brenn (Guna), and I am excited to get my clergy certification with the Christian Leaders Alliance. Growing up, I never really gave it much thought about the critical role an officiant played. Even at my wedding, I did…
Christian Officiant

Christian Officiant for Weddings

Shalom in Christ! My name is Long Qin (Aaron), and I am excited to become a Christian Wedding officiant with CLA. Born and raised in the mainland of China, now I live in Los Angeles and also serve in my local church. The journey of my faith…
Ordained and Licensed Chaplain

Ordained and Licensed Chaplain

My name is Juvenalia Mendes, and I am excited to be an ordained and licensed Chaplain with CLA. I am Portuguese. After leaving Portugal at the age of 19 to live on the small Island of Pico Azores, I have now been living in the USA for the last…
ordained and licensed minister

Ordained and Licensed Minister

My name is Robert McIntyre, an ordained and licensed minister with the Christian Leaders Alliance. My wife is Deb McIntyre, a truly wonderful woman. We have four adult children, two granddaughters, and a grandson. We live in Central Indiana…
Licensed Wedding Officiant

Licensed Wedding Officiant

Growing the Kingdom My name is Chantal Ryder, and I am excited to become a licensed Christian wedding officiant with CLA. I'm currently living overseas to minister to the homeless here in Germany. My husband and I founded our own ministry for…
Chaplaincy Journey

Chaplaincy Journey with CLI and CLA

My name is Toni Corbiere, and God is guiding me on my chaplaincy journey. I live in Reno, Nevada, married for 18 years and a mother of three incredible boys. Chaplaincy is my calling, which God revealed to me two years ago when I came face to…
Licensed Minister Chaplain

Licensed Minister Chaplain

Licensed Minister Chaplain My name is Nancy Adjei, and I am blessed to become a licensed minister chaplain with the Christian Leaders Alliance. I was born and grew up in Ghana. I am the third child of five siblings. My upbringing was in a Christian…
Christian Wedding Officiant

Christian Wedding Officiant

Hi. My name is Courtney Furr, and I am excited to be a licensed Christian wedding officiant with CLA. I am happily married to Edward Jay Furr, IV. We have two children, a 16-year-old named TJ and an 8-year-old named Maddie. God has blessed me…
Wedding officiant

Wedding Officiant with CLA

My name is Clayton Lissow, and I am studying at CLI in the licensed wedding officiant program. Currently, I serve as a middle school teacher for a Christian school in California. I have been a Christian since 1992. I always had a belief in God.…
Trained and Licensed Wedding Officiant

Trained and Licensed Wedding Officiant

What a thrill to be able to work on the call I have from God to be a trained and licensed wedding officiant! The family has always been a deeply important part of my Christian faith. The most deeply meaningful part of my calling has been to…