Do you know God’s purpose for your life?
Do you want to make a difference in the world?
Do you feel ready to live empowered?
God has great plans for you. Whatever you’re called to do, you can get there from here.


Empower NBCA School of Ministry is an outreach of New Brighton Christian Assembly. We designed this school to prepare emerging leaders for a life of dedicated Christian service. Our programs will build your faith, strengthen your character, and grow your leadership skills.


Leadership Development Track

Degree Track

Leadership Development focus Ministry Training focus
Non-degree program Associate Degree in Church Ministry
20 months long 20 months long
2 Year Program – $2,000 Total 2 year program – $4,800 total
Monthly group sessions Bi-weekly group sessions
Leadership Foundations Online courses
Leadership Practices Ministry practicum options
Capstone Project Leadership coaching
Monthly mentoring meetings Monthly mentoring meetings
Mission trip (fundraising help available) Mission trip (fundraising help available)


Thank you for your interest in Empower NBCA School of Ministry.

Once your application is received, a school representative will contact you to schedule an interview.

If you have any questions, please contact John Merola, the School of Ministry Director, at 724-846-8820 x 25 or