Welcome to the LEAD Journey!

A partnership between the Southeastern Minnesota Synod and LEAD

What is the LEAD Journey?

THE LEAD JOURNEY provides learning seminars, coaching, and resources for leaders in congregations that have made a commitment to develop new behaviors and tools to join in God’s mission. Learn more

How can my congregation join the LEAD Journey?

A new Cohort is forming now! The Commitment deadline is February 22, 2019 and the first Learning Seminar will be April 26-27, 2019.

Click here for a print-ready flyer with all the details.

Journey FAQs

Who do I contact for more information?

Pastor Beth Krolak
Pastor Kristen Venne

New to the LEAD Journey

Getting Started:

Building the LEAD Team (PDF)
Topics include:

  • How to build a great team
  • Essential roles
  • Application for team members
  • Commissioning service
The next Learning Seminar will be:

April 26-27, 2019
Registration will open in 2019

Questions? Contact:

Pastor Beth Krolak
Pastor Kristen Venne

Participating Congregations

Ascension, Albert Lea
Community, Geneva
Epiphany, Eagle Lake
First English, Faribault
Grace, Albert Lea
Grace, Austin
Minneola, Goodhue
Peace, Eyota
St. Paul’s, Red Wing
St. Peter’s, Northfield
Urland, Cannon Falls

Want to share your experience on the LEAD Journey with others?
Here is a resource to help.

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