The Austin Stone Institute

We train leaders for the church, city, and nations

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What We Do

Seminars

Seminars are opportunities to grow as a leader throughout the year. Come gain insight from godly, wise leaders as they unpack the Scriptures and help you grow in knowledge of, affections for, and obedience to Jesus.

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Development Programs

Apply for one of our Development Programs for a focused season of growth in doctrine, character, and skills. ASI offers a variety of programs to help you grow in your specific leadership context.

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Residencies

Residencies with ASI give future ministry leaders the opportunity to serve and lead alongside the staff of The Austin Stone, gain practical ministry experience, and earn seminary credit hours.

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Christlike Leadership

Lead like Jesus

Jesus is the perfect leader. Christian leaders follow His example to lead with intentionality, integrity, and godly character.

Lead with Jesus

Jesus is moving in the world today. Christian leaders join with Him to bring light to darkness, order to chaos, justice to injustice, and peace to strife.

Lead to Jesus

Jesus is Savior and King. Christian leaders seek to share the good news of His salvation and kingdom with all people near and far.

Upcoming Events

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Read Well to Lead Well

November 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

While most leaders agree that reading is a key element in their growth and development, too often Christian leaders fill our bookshelves exclusively with nonfiction, theology, or devotional books. While these works can be extremely helpful, there is much to be gained in reading widely from many genres. Spending our time reading literature or poetry in addition to nonfiction can help us grow in Christian virtue, in empathy and emotional intelligence, and in creativity. In this seminar, Dr. Karen Swallow…

Competing Spectacles

March 24, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Whether we realize it or not, we are constantly bombarded by images. Hours of each day are spent scrolling through social media feeds, watching viral videos, streaming television shows, playing video games, or enjoying the latest memes. Yet few of us have stepped back to consider how being saturated by images is affecting us. Journalist Tony Reinke, author of 12 Ways Your Phone is Changing You and Competing Spectacles, will join us to share the pitfalls and possibilities of living in our…

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