Training Paths

Training Paths

LINC guides local leaders through identity, vision, and implementation through our various training paths.

We believe in empowering the local leader! We also believe every leader is unique, and provide a variety of tools and resources for the specialized, God-given potential of each community driver.

Find Your Discipleship Pathway

Our leadership path recognizes and develops four types of leaders: Disciple, Disciple-Maker, Ministry Leader, and Multiplier

Disciple – Follows Jesus and learns to carry out His ministry.


  • Evangelism and Outreach
  • Discipleship Process – Learn to Follow Jesus in Small Group

Disciple Maker – Reproduces disciples by connecting them to Jesus and teaching them to follow him.


  • Discipleship Training
  • Accountability for Disciple-making

Ministry Leader – Starts new ministries that gather for discipleship and Gospel impact in the community.

Training Pathways

  • LINC Bible Institute
  • Ministry Startup Incubator
  • Assessment, Coaching and Training

Multiplier – Expands the Kingdom by empowering and multiplying leaders through cohorts and ministry networks.

  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • LINC New City Startup Pathway

Various programs are available for each leader depending on their unique skills and interests:

Discipleship Pathway

A starting ground for most individuals who are ready to make a difference in their neighborhood.

Startup Incubator

A platform for entrepreneurial-minded leaders to learn leadership, meet mentors and position themselves for community impact through running a successful business.

LINC Bible Institute

Basic ministry training covering core beliefs, doctrines and scriptures to equip spiritually-hungry leaders with the tools needed to maximize their impact.

Community Development Training

Holistic, asset-based community investment that focuses on seeing the potential, not the lack, within neighborhoods.