discover your purpose, unleash your potential, take new adventures
& make life-long friends!

Invest a year of your life into the Kingdom of God while growing personally and unleashing your potential! Using ministry as the platform for LIFE ACADEMY, you will be exposed to: leadership development, spiritual growth, public speaking, event planning & management, missions, next generation ministry, creative arts and many more life skills, that will give you a solid foundation for a strong future. This is a 10 month, full time ‘year -of-your-life’ program, running from February to November every year. 


-Help you develop a more intimate relationship with God
-Aide you in personal restoration and character development
-Develop your leadership
-Teach you in teamwork
-Help you discovering your unique design and purpose
-Developing life skills to last a life time


Team Impact Bible School
Character Makeover – Katherine Brazelton
Love, Sex and Dating – Andy Stanley
Developing the Leader within 2.0 – John Maxwell
The Way I’m Wired – Dr Katie Brazelton
Glory School – Patricia King
Emotionally Healthy Spirituality Course – Peter Scazzero
And more!

life skills INCLUDE:

Public Speaking training
Youth and Childen’s Ministry Training
Photography and Video editing
Creative Arts Experience
Missions Training
Event planning and management

   requirements to join:

The Life Academy runs from February to November. Students will need to be available for training every Monday-Thursday from 08:00-14:00, and for Sunday Services. They will also need to volunteer at next generation weekend ministries: Kidzlife / Agents 3:16 / Elevate / Young Adults. There will also be several weekly evening courses included in the curriculum.


This Includes:
– 2 International  Mission Trips (To Swaziland and Lesotho. A valid passport is required)
– 1 South African Mission Trip
– Over 11 Local One Day Missions
– All Courses and Materials (Bible Studies, Spiritual and Leadership Development)
– Experience in: Youth Ministry; Creative Arts; Childrens Ministry; Preaching & Teaching Tools; Local and International Missions; and Discipleship.


Lee passionately heads up the Life Academy at New Life Church. She has a gift for teaching and training others, and works with each student diligently and personally. She has a unique way of developing genuine trusting relationships with her students in order to help shape and form them in their development and purpose. You won’t find someone more equipped and gifted for this position!

Got questions? Contact Lee on +27 72 114 1044 or

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