Spiritual Growth Institute (SGI)

Equipping for Christian Living, Purpose, and Destiny

2018 Term 1 Begins January 7th

The mission of the Spiritual Growth Institute (SGI) is to equip believers to live for Christ and effectively serve Him in their family, community and life’s calling.

SGI offers classes, mentoring and ministry training through:

CORE TRACKS in Bible, Spiritual Formation, and Supernatural Ministry

SPECIALIZED TRACKS in Worship and Apologetics

ADDITIONAL GROWTH CLASSES in Marriage, Family, Kingdom Alignment and  Leadership, Marketplace Ministry, Biblical Justice, Outreach, and more…

SGI learners can take individual classes or choose to enroll in a Two-Year Certificate in Christian Ministry (CCM) program.

Classes take place on:

Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:45 p.m.

7:00 p.m. – 7:55 p.m. Teaching and group discussion

8:00 p.m. – 8:30/45 p.m. Corporate worship and personal ministry

Sunday mornings from 11:40 a.m. – 12:55 p.m.

Teaching and group discussion

*Childcare is provided on Wednesday evenings and in Children’s ministry on Sunday mornings.

Register online by clicking HERE 

Contact:  Lori Plyler | lplyler@highervisionchurch.com

Cost:  $25 per term – scholarships are available


James Rene M.Min., Hon. PhD.

Senior Associate Pastor, Higher Vision Church

Director, Spiritual Growth Institute

ADJ Professor Messenger College

Don Brubaker, M. Div., B.A.

Academic Dean, El Camino Metro Christian College

Professor, Randall University

ADJ Professor Messenger College

April Ashburn, B. Th.

Worship Pastor, Higher Vision Church

17 years of Worship Leading Experience

Karen Ming

Fresno Pacific University

Field Representative for East Africa

Pastor’s wife, Full time ministry – 53 years

Spencer Ming, B. TH.

Intern Director, Higher Vision Internships

Executive Assistant, Exceed International

Charles W. Babcock, M. Div.

Pastor and Bible Teacher – 30+yrs.

Minister of Christian Education and Evangelism