Brethren Leadership Institute

BLI is an Academy Certified Training System of the Brethren Academy of Ministerial Leadership. 

You may be exploring ministry, answering a call to ministry, and/or seeking further education. We will prayerfully support you on this journey.

The 3-year program consists of 12 courses, 3 Practice of Ministry Days, completion of a portfolio, etc. For more, read our student handbook.

There are no prerequisites to these courses. Anyone may enroll, one course at a time. Contact us for more information: [email protected], 260-274-0396.

Program Costs: 
$50 application fee
$15 background check
$50 orientation day fee
$75 per course (plus textbooks and materials)
$25 late registration fee
$40 fee to audit
$10 fee for CEU certificate
$150 Practice of Ministry Day fees ($50 each for 3 days)
$50 graduation fee

Next BLI Course:

New Testament Survey

Instructor: Rob Miller

Class Dates:
September 16 & 30, October 14, 2023
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: 
Marion Church of the Brethren
2302 S Geneva Ave, Marion, IN 46953-2808

Class Flyer


For more information 
or to register for either, call or email:

[email protected]
260-274-0396