Built to encourage leadership in the local church, the Leadership Summits provide an opportunity for pastors, staff, and ministry teams to be inspired and equipped for a new season of ministry!  Bring all of your leaders – kids leaders, youth workers, men’s and women’s ministry teams, senior adult leaders, board members, small group leaders, and more.  They will be inspired and strengthened during this amazing Summit!

Leadership Summit Schedule

  • 8am - Continental Breakfast (as you arrive early)
  • 9am - Opening Main Session
    • Pastor Rich Guerra, SoCal Network Superintendent - "The Answer Is In The House"
    • Rev. Jason Frenn, Missionary Evangelist
  • 11am - Breakout Sessions
  • Noon - Lunch Provided
  • 1pm - Breakout Sessions
  • 2pm - Closing Main Session
    • Dr. Mark Merrill, Lead Pastor, Visalia First Assembly (Visalia Location)
    • Pastor Doug Reid, Lead Pastor, Oceanside Coast City (San Diego Location)
  • 3pm - Closing Prayer

Breakout Sessions

  • How to Become a Powerful Storyteller
  • Trends That Impact Your Ministry
  • Emotional Intelligence for Every Leader
  • Current Issues in Church Law
  • The Ministry of the Holy Spirit in Your Church
  • Our Role in Fighting Human Trafficking
  • Women of SoCal: Bouncing Back from Burnout
  • How to Develop Vision for Women’s Ministries
  • Pastor’s Wives: Embrace the Call
  • Women Leading at Every Level
  • Ministry to Men Matters
  • Men’s Ministry: 360 All In
  • Raising Your Seniors Ministry to a Higher Level
  • Youth Ministry – Part 1
  • Youth Ministry – Part 2
  • Kid Min: Reaching & Keeping a Generation – Part 1
  • Kid Min: Reaching & Keeping a Generation – Part 2
  • Liderando con Vision
  • Construyendo grandes equipos


If you are a pastor or church leader registering your church, please click on the appropriate link location (Visalia or San Diego) and register your entire team from your church.  We are looking for an overall number so we can pre-order lunches and plan accordingly.

We look forward to seeing you in Visalia or San Diego!