Institute of Ministry

10 Weeks that will Absolutely Change Your Life

The Institute of Ministry at Christian Retreat in Bradenton, Florida is a ten week Bible leadership training school committed to developing leaders to their full potential. Set on the west coast of Florida, the Institute of Ministry is designed to maximize your gifts and callings, to maximize your ministry potential in your church, mission field and in the market place. For young people and the young at heart … you will never be the same after this life changing ten weeks. Since 1975 the Institute of Ministry has graduated over 6000 students from around the world.

Classes are held each Winter,
Beginning January.

Open your heart,
open your home

Prayerfully consider becoming a host home during the next IOM.  International students and students who do not have financial resources to afford campus housing need your help for a 10 week commitment. 

(941) 746-2882 ext. 460