INTERNATIONAL LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE
WHAT IS THE ILI? The International Leadership Initiative is a project of Boynton Beach
Community Church that will expand the influence of our church in the U.S. and internationally. This project is being led by Pastor Dudley Hodges who serves as the Executive Director of the International Leadership Initiative.
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE ILI? To equip pastors, church planters and church leaders to make the Gospel the center of their lives, their families, and their ministries.
WHAT IS THE GOSPEL? “It’s news I’m most proud to proclaim, this extraordinary message of God’s powerful plan to rescue everyone who trusts him.” Romans 1:16a The Message
HOW WILL THIS PURPOSE BE ACCOMPLISHED?
* Through training seminars
* Through developing coaching and mentoring networks
* Through planting new churches
* Through revitalizing existing churches
* By providing theological training and other resources
WHAT IS ALREADY HAPPENING?
* In June of 2019 a training seminar was held in Honduras for 28 pastors and church
* In the fall of 2019 three pastors in the United Kingdom were trained to be coaches for
church planters. This training was conducted through Church Multiplication Ministries in
* Five church planters in the U.S. are currently being coached by Pastor Hodges
WHAT IS BEING PLANNED FOR 2020?
* A trip to Honduras in June to continue developing a coaching network for pastors and
* Pastor Hodges will begin training three more pastors in the US in March to serve as
Gospel Coaches. These pastors are in Kansas, Virginia and Montana.