PLI is devoted to empowering leaders for wider influence for the sake of the gospel in their communities and effective leadership in their ministries. Learn more about our vision and process here.


Life is better connected. Connect with others to experience life-giving community and build authentic relationships. We have several learning communities. Find the best fit for you.


We provide a number of resources and materials to educate both our participants and the general public on effective leadership principles.


Interested in how PLI can impact your ministry? We'd love to get to know you and learn how we can empower your ministry.

Leadership Essentials 2019 Nashville

November 14-16

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1,000 Young Leaders

Launching May 1, 2020

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Leadership Essentials 2020 Michigan

November 5-7

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Senior Leader 2020 Phoenix

May 4-7

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D2MC 2020 Ohio

October 15-17

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Vibrant Communities. Deeper Connections. Wider Influence. ™

To raise up missional leaders to carry the Gospel of Jesus
and plant the seeds of God’s Kingdom across our communities both near and far.


Learning Communities

A Learning Community is a vibrant community of pastors, spouses and ministry leaders who learn together and create
deeper connections of accountability, trust and encouragement. Through ongoing coaching and
investing, each participant learns how to have wider influence for the sake of the Gospel in their own unique context.

Upcoming Learning Communities

1,000 Young Leaders Fall 2019 Cohort

Date: November 1 - November 1
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Leadership Essentials 2019 Nashville // Immersion 1

Date: November 14 - November 16
Venue: PLI Office
Address: 25 Century Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37214 United States
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1,000 Young Leader Annual Gathering Nashville

Date: April 24, 2020 - April 26, 2020
Venue: PLI Headquarters
Address: 25 Century Blvd
Nashville, TN 37214 United States
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1,000 Young Leader Spring 2020 Cohort

Date: May 1, 2020 - May 1, 2020
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Senior Leader 2020 Phoenix // Immersion 1

Date: May 4, 2020 - May 7, 2020
Venue: Risen Savior Lutheran Church
Address: 23914 S Alma School Rd
Chandler, AZ 85248 United States
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Stories of vibrant communities, deeper connections and wider influence.

Hear the testimonies from 1,000 Young Leader participants.

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