Step Forward

Here’s an opportunity many want, but few get!

Step Forward! It’s a paid year-long immersive Christian leadership development apprenticeship for students and recent graduates interested in church leadership.

During Step Forward, you will have:

  • A wide variety of hands-on leadership opportunities to apply what you are learning
  • Weekly time with your cohort for collaborative processing
  • Strategic interactive instruction
  • Mentoring providing guidance and support
  • Paid part-time employment with CFC for 16-20 hours a week
  • Employment or education in another context for 16-20 hours a week (we have many businesses interested in hiring Step Forward interns part-time)

By the end of Step Forward, you will have:

  • credible, attractive, and transferable work experience
  • creative clarity about your gifting and your career options
  • vision for your vital role in the local church
  • dynamic leadership capacity relevant for the church and marketplace
  • integrated your walk with Christ into everything listed above

The next Step Forward cohort begins July 2023 and ends in June 2024.

Now Accepting Applications for July 2023-June 2024 Session​!


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