What is the Pastoral Residency?
Believing the local church is the hope of the world, Christ Community seeks to provide aspiring church leaders at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (TEDS) a healthy church environment to learn, grow, and practice ministry after completing their degree.
Kansas City Fellows
The Kansas City Fellows (KCF) program is a nine-month Christian leadership program designed to help recent college graduates explore the intersection of Faith, Work, and Community.
With a goal of laying a firm foundation, this leadership program equips Fellows to have a faithful presence for Christ in their community and world.
The Kansas City Fellows are part of The Fellows Initiative (TFI), a national organization.
Who is Made to Flourish?
As a network of pastors, Made to Flourish wants to nurture a respectful, gracious and collaborative spirit, placing high value on the deepening of clergy relationships, the exploration of transforming ideas, and the sharing of best local church practices. The pastoral work Made to Flourish is called to has an important role for nurturing human flourishing and furthering the common good.
The MTF national office is located in Kansas City. Visit our website to find helpful resources, including Made to Flourish opportunities in different geographical regions and contact information.
Please be advised that, as of June 2017, the Kansas City extension site hosted by Christ Community Church in Leawood, KS, will be closing. For local students interested in continuing their education, please consider their MATS Online program.
Theological Training Online
One of the amazing things about a life following Jesus is the coherence in all aspects of life. In addition to meeting every need of the heart, Jesus’ call on our lives is so rooted in fact that it overwhelming meets the needs of the mind as well.
At Christ Community we are committed to theological education. Toward that end we enthusiastically point learners to Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (TEDS). Their online offerings are robust. Whether you are interested In pursuing a degree or simply want to enhance your knowledge of the Bible and its application to life, consider TEDS online.