The Gathering

Hope University in Orange County, 2500 E. Nutwood Avenue, Fullerton, CA

The Gathering will be July 10–15, 2022, at Hope International University in Fullerton, California. Registration is $575 USD / $735 CAD. A $100 deposit per person is due at registration.

Church Planter Summit

Hyatt Lodge Oak Brook Chicago 2815 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook, IL

Whether you're planting a brand new church from scratch, getting a micro-church off the ground, or leading a movement of missional communities, this retreat is for you!  


The Bonfire

Hyatt Lodge Oak Brook Chicago 2815 Jorie Blvd, Oak Brook, IL

Bonfire is a gathering of NAB leaders who have given themselves to joining God on mission in their various contexts.
It is a time to build into deep community with one another, receive inspiration and continue training together.

Excel Leadership Discovery Center

Rivers Crossing Community Church 5937 Kings Island Dr., Mason, OH

The Discovery Center is our assessment process and the whole focus is on helping leaders take their next best step in ministry. This is a two-and-a-half-day event.

If you are a ministry leader and you have been considering what your next step should be, the Discovery Center is a great place to discover that. You have an opportunity to connect with experienced leaders and professionals that genuinely care about you and want to help you make the best decision possible.

Blue Ocean

Blue Ocean is a one-year introduction to what it means to join God on mission, to be formed into a follower with the character of Christ, and to learn to reach friends and neighbors with a robust Gospel in our culture.

Backyard Pilgrim Webinar


The idea of pilgrimage has been part of many faith traditions through the years, including Christianity. It is often an experience that comes with a deep sense of solemnity and purpose, along with a desire for wonder and discovery. People spend great deals of money and time traveling to distant places in order to have […]

Fit Assessment On-site

Disciples Church 281 Iron Point Rd #291, Folsom, CA

What is the Fit Assessment? NAB’s Fit Assessment is a multi-step process that delivers insights to any current or potential missionary, church planter, or pastor, reporting on their “fit” for the ministry they are endeavoring to engage. If you're interested in beginning the Fit Assessment process, the first step is completing the online application. What […]

Exponential Conference

First Baptist Orlando 3000 S John Young Pkwy, Orlando, FL

Exponential is a growing community of leaders committed to accelerating the multiplication of healthy, reproducing faith communities. We equip movement makers with actionable principles, ideas, and solutions. We are passionate about accelerating multiplication through movement makers! Join Exponential in Orlando for their 2023 Conference, the largest multiplication gathering on earth: OVER 200 SPEAKERS THAT WILL […]

Evangelism Webinar


What if we are asking the wrong question? Evangelism has been largely shaped by pragmatism. But what if asking, “What works?” is the wrong question and does not lead us to help congregations fulfill their evangelistic mandate? Explore how asking a different question will help you to equip your congregation to communicate the Good News […]