The Midwest School of Missions

Training and Equipping Leaders

Certificate Programs


Online Application

We Train Leaders Like You

 House church leaders, youth workers, full-time church staff, elders, deacons, and aspiring leaders of all kinds… if you feel called to serve and to lead in God’s church, the MSM is for you.

Would you Benefit from the MSM?

If you ever: lead bible studies or small groups, face conflict, engage needs in marriage and family, encounter questionable doctrine, disciple other believers, or have deep questions yourself…

If you lead people in any capacity, the MSM will be a great benefit to you and those you lead.

MSM Class of 2017

Twelve of our students received certificates this past December.  Join with them and many other students just like yourself who are investing in their leadership.  

Just take a look at what they have to say…

From Our Students…

“I find that nearly every week some aspect of teaching or training I gained at the MSM informs a situation I find myself in as a leader in the church. It was an immensely rewarding experience.”

Clint Larr, MSM Graduate

“MSM courses are both challenging and practical. They have helped me both grow in my personal relationship with Christ and strengthen and mature the believers under my care. I am truly grateful for the experience.”

Michael London, MSM Graduate

“The School of Missions training is rich in spiritual blessings. Brace yourself – it is rigorous! Yet this will be worth every ounce of energy and resources you invest.”

Matina Montez, MSM Graduate

“The School of Missions is an excellent way to increase your ministry and leadership skills. The classes are extremely practical and well chosen and the material can be immediately put into practice.”

Phil Perez, MSM Graduate

Training With the Midwest School of Missions is…


Every MSM seminar is designed to be practical and immediately useful in your walk with God and ministry work.

Get the Tools You Need

Receive training in the areas of: Bible, Ministry, Leadership and Theology…core principles and tools to bless your life and ministry.


Seminar content is focused on foundational principles - those with the potential to have great impact on your leadership.

Be Transformed in Your Leadership

God is already at work in you and has been for a long time.  Give God something powerful to work with!


Tuition is kept as low as possible to allow students and churches to participate. Some scholarships are available.

Invest in your Leadership Training

Excellent training of this kind typically costs a great deal more..this is a worthwhile investment!


With courses offered 7 times per year and online course streaming, the MSM makes training accessible.

Courses Taught in Chicago, and Online

Seminars lectures take place over one weekend, on a Saturday and Sunday.  Set aside a weekend and get trained!

Meet the MSM Instructors