Partner with LEAD to grow leaders with deep, bold, consequential faith in Jesus Christ

Special 2017 initiatives focus on two important populations:

  • Younger leaders
  • Communities of poverty

To donate, please choose from one of the Giving Groups or send a check to:

LEAD
12941 I-45 North Freeway, Suite #210
Houston, TX 77060-1243

Contributions to LEAD are fully tax-deductible.

Contact LEAD if you would like a LEAD representative to give a presentation to your congregation, council/leadership team, or staff. Written materials, PowerPoint presentations, videos, and online resources are also available to help you share LEAD’s story.

Bishop Michael Rinehart

Everything rises and falls on leadership. LEAD is a separately – funded strategic initiative that is 100% focused on leadership formation. I am impressed with the growth of this new start in only three years!

Bishop Michael RinehartTexas-Louisiana Gulf Coast Synod, ELCA

Congregational Giving Groups*

Please prayerfully consider a gift to grow leaders and congregations across the church through LEAD.

Andes – $12,000 per year

  • Free Congregational Assessment plus 30 minutes of coaching
  • 3 hours of consulting, coaching or preaching (excluding travel) with LEAD Executive Director, Peggy Hahn
  • $800 LEAD Bonus Dollars to use on any LEAD product, including pilgrimages, coaching or resources
  • Name recognition in all donor publications
  • Personal presentation of LEAD Artwork to your congregation on a designated LEAD Sunday

Simien – $6,000 per year

  • Free Congregational Assessment plus 30 minutes of coaching
  • $400 LEAD Bonus Dollars to use on any LEAD product, including pilgrimages, coaching or resources
  • Name recognition in all donor publications
  • Personal presentation of LEAD Artwork to your congregation on a designated LEAD Sunday

Pyrenees – $2,400 per year

  • Free Congregational Assessment plus 30 minutes of coaching
  • $200 LEAD Bonus Dollars to use on any LEAD product, including pilgrimages, coaching or resources
  • Name recognition in all donor publications

Taurus – $1,200

  • Free Congregational Assessment plus 30 minutes of coaching
  • Name recognition in all donor publications

YOU are making a difference in the lives of leaders across the church.

*Each Congregational Giving Group is named for a mountain range in a place where we lead pilgrimages. All the major rivers of the world have their headwaters in highlands and more than half of humanity relies on the freshwater that accumulates in mountain areas. (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations)

Why give to LEAD?

Your congregation can be a part of transforming the Church as we know it with your gift to LEAD. How is LEAD changing the future of the Church? By growing leaders with deep, bold, consequential faith in Jesus Christ.

In Mark 12, we are called to love God will all our heart, soul, mind and strength and our neighbor as ourself. 

Join in God’s mission with a gift to LEAD.

LEAD provides resources to support you in growing your own congregation and your leaders. These resources include:

  • 10 Minute Toolbox
  • Congregational Assessment
  • Coaching
  • Pilgrimages

In addition, LEAD offers you the opportunity to reach beyond your doors to grow leaders and congregations in communities of poverty around the world.