We are recruiting Christian men on the Northshore for a six month training program that will jump-start hearts and get feet moving in the direction of spiritual leadership.

 

Core Elements of Success

We will help you discern  God’s calling on your life .

We will help you discern God’s calling on your life.

We will help you establish  godly habits  that lead to long-term growth.

We will help you establish godly habits that lead to long-term growth.

We will help you build a  spiritual band of brothers .

We will help you build a spiritual band of brothers.

We will give you  perspective  on the greatest threats to discipleship for men on the Northshore.

We will give you perspective on the greatest threats to discipleship for men on the Northshore.

 
 

“Joe Barnard is a gifted teacher and discipler of men. He has experience and a track record in ministry, deep roots in the Bible, a clear vision and a well thought-out strategy. Coupled with his personal character, discipline and drive I am convinced he will be used by God to grow men into mature laborers.” - Hank Miltenberger, President and CEO of Gilsbar

 

Our training Values

Men need a  clear and simple path  that will lead them to spiritual growth.

Men need a clear and simple path that will lead them to spiritual growth.

Men need the  motivation  that comes from banding together with other men who are serious about putting Christ first.

Men need the motivation that comes from banding together with other men who are serious about putting Christ first.

Men need the  focus and accountability  that comes from regular assignments and honest coaching.

Men need the focus and accountability that comes from regular assignments and honest coaching.

 
 

FAQs

  • Who is this for?

    • Individual Christian men who are hungry for spiritual growth but feel frustrated and confused about the way forward.

    • Small groups of Christian men who are already meeting but feel stagnant.

    • Church men’s ministries that would like to get focused on the call to reproduce spiritual leaders.

    • Mature Christian men who need a fresh challenge to run hard after Christ.

  • What will this cost me?

    • Financially, nothing.

    • Time cost: 30 minutes a day for spiritual exercises, 1 hour a week for a group workout, and 1 hour a month for individual coaching sessions with Joe Barnard.

  • What are the expectations for participants?

    • Do your assignments.

    • Show up.

    • Be transparent.

  • When does the Basic Training start?

    • The training program will begin in November and conclude in May with a two week break over Christmas.

  • Where will small groups meet?

    • The aim is to establish small groups of 4-6 men in a variety of locations on the Northshore. Like Amazon, our goal is to make this program as convenient as possible for working men.

  • How do I find out more?

    • Attend the Cross Training Fall Conference on Sept. 28th, 8-10:30am at Gilsbar in Covington. Sign up here.

 

meet joe Barnard

 

‘Exercise yourself toward godliness. For bodily exercise profits a little, but godliness is profitable for all things, having promise of the life that now is and of that which is to come’ (1 Tim. 4:7-8).

 
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