PASTORAL LEADERSHIP

Two-Year Ministry Certificate

The Pastoral Leadership Major will give you the tools you need to be an effective Christian leader. The skills you need to influence the world for Christ are the same whether you'll be a CEO, teacher, or pastor! You’ll learn these versatile skills in the first year of the program. If you decide to go into vocational ministry, your second year will teach you the specific skills you need to be an effective Church leader.

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Leadership at its core is a decision to reject current reality and fight for change. Pastoral Leadership is learning to bring about that change by caring for people in the way Jesus modeled for us.

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3 THINGS YOU CAN DO TO BUILD YOUR MINISTRY FOR TOMORROW

"Ultimately, we build the church - and our teams - to reach more lost people and disciple Christ-followers. That’s why it’s important to see people the way Jesus did."  Read More

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CURRICULUM

We’ve developed a custom curriculum to give you a solid, and versatile, foundation.  Learn More

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

How nine months, a second year, your degree, and your career all fit together at Thrive School.  How It All Works

DISCIPLESHIP

We’re fanatically committed to seeing you develop as a Christ-follower, as a friend, and as a leader.  Find Out How

BAYSIDE CHURCH

You'll love your new home base. Bayside's five Northern California campuses host 15,000 people every weekend.  Take A Tour

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