ALL REGISTRANTS MUST:

  1. Have the recommendation of their senior pastor in order to enroll. Pastoral recommendation form DOWNLOAD HERE.
  2. Read “Planting Healthy Growing Churches” by Hill/Dewar (Available from the Victory Bookstore or by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and prepare a 1000 word essay on How And Where You Would Plant A Church using the strategies and information in the book whether you personally plan to plant a church or not.
  3. Read “Adventure, Romance, & Revival” by Drs George & Hazel Hill (Available from Victory Bookstore or by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and write a 500–1000 word book report.

How to Write A Book Report | DOC

These assignments must be submitted before July 20th. Please email assignments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

All students will be required to deliver at least one short sermon. Prepare at least two 3-4 minute sermons and bring them with you.

Successful applicants may be eligible for the VCOCI step grant program.


Registration:

Registration = $150.00/person, $200/couple

Registration for this event open until July 20, 2018

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Schedule and Info:

Monday August 20

5:00pm – 5:30pm | Orientation

  • Musicians scheduled to lead worship
  • Gift tests given out and completed
  • Interviews scheduled

5:30pm – 6:30pm | The Call of God – Dr. George Hill
6:30pm – 7:30pm | Interviews with Finishing Edge Students

Tuesday August 21

8:30am–9:00am | Worship & Prophetic Ministry
9:00am–9:30am | Spiritual Gifts Test – Dr Hazel
9:30am-10:15am | The Preparation of the Message: Structuring Your Message for Results – P. Kelly
10:15am-10:30am | Coffee Break
10:30am-11:15pm | The Delivery of the Message: Understanding Audience Dynamics- Dr. Hazel
11:15am–12:00pm | Student Preaching
12:00pm–1:00pm | Lunch & Interviews with Finishing Edge Students
1:00pm–1:45pm | Preaching with Passion- Dr. George
1:45pm–2:30pm | The Heart of Victory (History & Vision of VCOCI) – P Kelly
2:30pm–2:45pm | Coffee Break
2:45pm–3:30pm | Levels of Leadership & Test – Dr George
3:30pm–4:15pm | Developing Leadership Your Skills 1 – P Kelly
4:15pm–5:00pm | Basic Economic Topics – Dr. George
5:00pm–6:00pm | Supper & Interviews with Finishing Edge Students
6:00pm–6:30pm | Worship & Prophetic Ministry
6:30pm–7:00pm | Student Preaching
7:00pm | Personality of Leader & Test- Dr. George

Wednesday August 22

8:30am–9:00am | Worship & Prophetic Ministry
9:00am–9:45am | Decision Making – Dr. George
9:45am–10:30am | Goal Setting and Time Management – P. Kelly
10:30am–10:45am | Coffee Break
10:45am–11:30pm | Pastoral Counselling & Alter Calls – Dr. Hazel
11:30am–12:00pm | Preparing a Dynamic Service – P. Kelly
12:00pm–1:00pm | Lunch & Interviews with Finishing Edge Students
1:00pm–1:45pm | Avoiding the Pitfalls of Ministry – Dr. George
1:45pm–2:30pm | Second Man (Promoting Your leader/Promoting Yourself) – P. Kelly
2:30pm–2:45pm | Coffee Break
2:45pm–3:30pm | Bi-Vocational Ministry – Dr George
3:30pm–4:30pm | Student Preaching
4:30pm–5:00pm | Interviews
5:00pm–6:00pm | Supper & Interviews with Finishing Edge Students
6:00pm–6:30pm | Worship & Prophetic Ministry
6:30pm | Flex

Thursday August 23

8:30am–9:00am | Worship & Prophetic Ministry
9:00am–9:45am | Church Government – Dr. George
9:45am–10:30am | Being a People Person – P Kelly
10:30am–10:45am | Coffee Break
10:45am–11:30am | How to Leave a work properly – Dr George
11:30am–12:00pm | Q&A
12:00pm–1:00pm | Lunch & Interviews with Finishing Edge Students
1:00pm–2:30 pm | Student Preaching
2:30pm-3:30pm | Wrap-up and Dismissal (Certificates, photos, etc.)


Registration:

Registration = $150.00/person, $200/couple

Registration for this event open until June 30, 2018

REGISTER FOR FINISHING EDGE