Leading an international mission trip is an incredible privilege. It’s also a major responsibility. 

Prepare yourself now by learning what to expect, how to plan your strategy, and how to manage those important logistics. Team Leader Training is open to any Kentucky Baptist planning to lead a mission trip or interested in learning more about leading a trip.

This training is $10 per person and the schedule is 6:30pm to 9:00pm on Friday and 8:30am to 3:30pm on Saturday of the event weekend. Find specific 2023 dates and locations below.

September 22-23, 2023

Madisonville, KY
First Baptist Church Madisonville


You’ll Learn Best Practices for:

• Leading a mission team
• Communicating with all those involved
• Planning the team’s strategy
• Building and preparing a team
• Funding the mission project
• Taking wise precautions
• Doing missions on the field
• Departing, arriving, returning


As an added bonus, those who complete Team Leader Training and then lead an international short-term mission effort in the future will receive a $300 scholarship toward that trip. There can only be one scholarship given per short-term mission effort but it may be divided among co-leaders.