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We are now accepting registrations for our fall 2017 session. 
(Our past sessions have sold out, so don't delay!)

Apply by submitting the form below, and we'll be in touch shortly.

Receive in-person coaching in a round-table setting from Tim Stevens, Dan Reiland, Kevin Lloyd, William Vanderbloemen, and your Executive Pastor peers.

In this video, Pastor Jeffrey Lee shares how the Vanderbloemen coaching networks have impacted his ministry.

Coaching Network Testimonial from Vanderbloemen Search on Vimeo. 

Executive Pastors, Executive Directors, and any church leaders involved in strategic planning, budgeting, hiring and firing, organizational development, or leading change

Limited to 16 participants

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Sept 19 - 21, 2017
Dec 5 - 7, 2017

Starts Tuesdays @ 9:30am - Ends Thursdays @ 3pm


  • 6 days of coaching sessions led by Tim Stevens on location at Vanderbloemen Search Group in Houston, TX
  • Personal, hands-on coaching with Tim Stevens, Dan Reiland, Kevin Lloyd, & William Vanderbloemen
  • Hiring, firing, and HR specific issues
  • Developing a healthy staff culture
  • Team relationship management
  • Building, sustaining and leading volunteers
  • Finding and growing high capacity leaders
  • Leading your staff and church through change
  • Strategic and proactive in your communications
  • Strategies and philosophies behind planning weekend services
  • Budgeting and money issues, following trends, growth strategies
  • Managing large projects and bringing them in under budget

Apply below & mark your calendar for Sept 19 - 21 & Dec 5 - 7.


The price for the 6 days of coaching is $3,900 until June 30th and $4,200 after July 1st.
The network experience includes:
  • All materials and books
  • 6 days of focused, in-person & hands-on coaching from a total of 4 of today's top thought leaders in strategic church leadership
  • Access to private Facebook group for ongoing discussion with other members
  • All meals & snacks during the coaching sessions (including dinners on Tuesday & Wednesday nights)
  • Direct access to Tim Stevens in between sessions.



"You need to do this coaching group. It's fantastic. I've been an XP for 9 years and in ministry for almost 18. In my time, it's the single best investment I've made in my growth. It helped propel me through a few growth barriers and helped take the way I think to another level."
"The most helpful part of the coaching network was networking and discussions with other Executive Pastors. Tim Stevens is a wealth of knowledge and experience, so that was huge to be under his leadership this whole time."

"I would highly recommend this coaching network to anyone. The connections I've made are priceless."

"Having a safe place to discuss my situations while getting valuable advice has been a huge blessing to our church."

"The resources we received were incredible. The conversations and input added value and made the time and effort and money spent worth it."

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Tim Stevens (@timastevens) is the Director of the Executive Search Consultant Team at Vanderbloemen Search Group. Before joining Vanderbloemen, Tim served as the Executive Pastor at Granger Community Church where he was the Executive Pastor for twenty years, during which time the church grew from 350 people to 5,000+.

Featured Facilitators


Dan Reiland (@DanReiland) is the Executive Pastor of 12Stone Church in Georgia. He previously partnered with John Maxwell for 20 years, first as Executive Pastor at Skyline Wesleyan Church in San Diego, then as Vice President of Leadership & Church Development at INJOY. Recognized as a thought-leader in church leadership, Dan truly loves the local church and is passionate about developing and empowering leaders who want to grow, are willing to take risks, and enjoy the journey.

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Kevin Lloyd (@LeadBravelyserves as the Executive Pastor at Stevens Creek Church and founder of LeadBravely.org. Having been in ministry vocationally since 1999, Students, Kids, Young Adults, Discipleship, Executive Leadership, Staff Development, Church Planting, and Communication are all ministry areas in which he has provided leadership. LeadBravely.org serves as a hub for practical leadership insights. Speaking uniquely to leaders who are driven to grow, Kevin is passionate about providing tools to expand leaders' influence so they can do what they're called to do.


William Vanderbloemen (@wvanderbloemen) is the President and CEO of Vanderbloemen Search Group and a sought-after thought leader in the areas of hiring, firing, and team-building. William has 15 years of ministry experience as a Senior Pastor, and for the past 8 years, he's combined that experience with the best practices of executive search to help churches build great teams.

Previous featured facilitators include Tony Morgan, Jenni Catron, Joby Martin, Eric Rojas, Bill Brown, David Lonsberry, Rick Holliday, and Doug Slaybaugh.

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