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our ministries and coaches
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Enroll in multiple two-day cohorts and receive FREE registration to the 2022 XP Summit (a $500 value).

XP Summit Cohorts

al scott

Al Scott has been with North Point Ministries since1999. During that time, his executive management experience has ranged from coordinating volunteers and directing small groups to managing the building of a $40 million campus where he serves today. He has worked with North Point Ministries Strategic Partner Churches, specifically in the area of strategy and leadership development. Currently, Al is the Executive Pastor at Woodstock City Church in Woodstock, Georgia.  

brandon beard

Brandon Beard was born and raised in Indianola, Washington. He graduated from Azusa Pacific University in California and has spent the last 30 years in full-time ministry. He spent the first 20 years at Shepherd of the Hill Church in Porter Ranch, California, and Real Life Church in Valencia, California. The last 10 years he has served as Executive Pastor of Campus Ministry at Compass Christian Church in Colleyville, Texas. Brandon oversees all 5 campuses at Compass and the future campus expansion. 

Enrollment and payments are done through CDF Capital's online resource library found at cdfcapital.teachable.com.

CDF Capital’s XP Summit Cohorts provide an exclusive experience that brings together hand-selected global ministry leaders and your peers in an intimate, small-group setting.

Spend two (and a half) days and change your ministry!

Engage in two-day in-person experiences with a world-class mentor to see his or her ministry firsthand. Enjoy conversation and community with your XP peers across the country.

Choose one, two, or all of our cohorts; we have options and dates to fit your budget (time and money).

Other benefits include:

  • Meals included for all in-person gatherings.
  • Special access to a library of digital resources provided by CDF Capital, XP Summit, and our partners.
  • Option to include hotel and accommodations as part of the cohort cost.

Who are the coaches?

  • Christopher J. Harris | Crossover Church, Tampa, Florida
  • Brandon Beard | Compass Christian Church, Dallas, Texas
  • Al Scott | North Point Church,  Alpharetta, Georgia

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Join us for this exclusive experience, where you will learn with and from some of the best minds in the Church.

Space is limited. Enroll today!

a unique cohort experience for XPs by XPs

When are the gatherings?

Our cohorts meet during various months throughout the year. Check back to see new dates!

  • September 28 - 30, 2021 @ Mariners Church in Irvine, CA
  • October 12 - 14, 2021 @ 12Stone Church in Atlanta, GA
  • February 21 - 23, 2022 @ Mariners Church in Irvine, CA
  • March 21 - 23, 2022 @ 12Stone Church in Atlanta, GA
  • March 22 - 24, 2022 @ Wheaton College & The Billy Graham Center in Chicago, IL
  • May 25 - 27, 2022 @ Manchester Christian Church in New Hampshire* 

What ministries can I choose from?

  • Mariners Church in Irvine, CA | with Beth Ganem
  • 12Stone Church, in Atlanta, GA | with Dan Reiland
  • Wheaton College & The Billy Graham Center | with Ed Stetzer
our ministries and mentors
wheaton college + dr. ed stetzer

Dr. Ed Stetzer, Ph.D., serves as Dean of the School of Mission, Ministry, and Leadership at Wheaton College and as Executive Director of the Wheaton College Billy Graham Center. He has planted, revitalized, and pastored churches; trained pastors and church planters on 6 continents.

12 stone + dan reiland

Dan Reiland has been a pastor and leader for 39 years. Formerly John Maxwell’s Executive Pastor, Dan is the author of 4 books, including leadership titles Shoulder to Shoulder and Amplified Leadership. He blogs regularly and is considered among the top church consultants and leadership coaches. 

mariners church + beth ganem

Beth Ganem brings a wealth of experience in church leadership. A seasoned executive working with Fortune 100 companies, Beth has been a strategic advisor, coach, and consultant. She currently serves as Executive Pastor at Mariners Church. 

christopher j. harris

Christopher J. Harris is Executive Pastor at Crossover Church in Tampa, Florida. He concurrently serves as Director of Administration and Vision for Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International and as Founder and CEO of DiverseChurchJobs.com. He has worked in ministry, education, and leadership all of his professional career. He is an accomplished speaker, writer, and coach. Christopher has authored numerous books and currently has a podcast where he shares about the things that matter most: wisdom, leadership, family, and church administration/strategies.

What is the format?

  • Travel in the night before and connect with your cohort over dinner
  • Day 1: Breakfast with your cohort, visit your mentor's ministry, and connect even more over dinner.
  • Day 2: Spend breakfast and lunch with your cohort tackling the issues that matter most, then travel home.

* There are three cohorts being held at MCC in May of 2022. You can choose from our three amazing mentors. Come to the XP Summit on May 23 & 24, 2022, and stay for an extended cohort experience!