The Alongsiders Academy is an online course designed to teach you all you need to know to start your own Alongsiders discipleship movement. There are 12 training modules to complete. Each module contains video teaching, a short Bible study and questions to help you think through the issues. Each module is designed to take about one hour, but you can take as long as you want. If you would like to apply to study in the next semester, please watch the video and then click the button below.
In this module you will learn keys for influencing pastors, motivating youth, and mobilizing one generation to reach the next
In this module you will learn the process of forming new groups of Alongsiders by connecting with churches and pastors.
In this module you will learn how to share the Vision and 8 Commitments of Alongsiders with a group of young people in a church using our flipchart.
In this module you will learn how to register new Alongsiders by using our simple Android App on your phone or tablet
In this module you will learn how to present the initial Orientation training session to a group of new Alongsiders as well as continue to follow them up each month.
In this module you will learn all about the monthly comic book curriculum and how to teach the comics to the Alongsiders group leaders.
In this module you will learn how the Alongsiders in your movement can be a powerful force for the protection of vulnerable children in their own communities.
In this module you will plan your local movement, identifying the churches and pastors you want to connect with first. You will also download the basic documents needed to get started.
Congratulations, you've made it! In this final module you will begin to share about Alongsiders and then let us know how it went. It's time to launch!