Middle Tennessee Leadership Institute

The Middle Tennessee Leadership Institute (MTLI) exists to identify, train, and deploy leaders. These leaders include church planters, pastors, worship leaders, group leaders, and mission leaders – from local community efforts to international work.

Seminary Partnership

The Middle Tennessee Leadership Institute (MTLI) partners with Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) to offer accredited courses focusing on mentoring experiences and practicum courses. These courses can be audited or taken for credit through SEBTS.

Brentwood Residency

The Ministry Residency is a two-year ministry experience that equips leaders for vocational ministry and Kingdom advancement. This experience trains the next generation of Christian leaders (i.e. church planters, pastors, worship leaders, Groups leaders, and mission leaders) to lead the church effectively through cohort learning environments, mentored supervision, and experiential ministry.