Kansas City sLi Students

Kansas City Students


  • Classes on Friday(10-11am CT) cover a myriad of topics of importance in the ministry of Rescue.
  • The students participate in interactive class discussions on the topic of the week.
  • Guest speakers are included on occasion.
  • There are regular reading assignments from the sLi textbook,"Called to Serve, Servant Leadership Jesus Style". Click to learn about the sLi textbook!
  • The Friday classes coordinate with each chapter from the sLi textbook.


  • At City Union Mission, the student is assigned an on-the-job training assignment each quarter to give them varied experiences in line with their ministry goal.
  • Supervisors for each quarter must provide training and a three-month evaluation.
  • The dollar value of services given to the student (housing, meals, education, training etc.) exceeds the dollar value of 16-20 hours of work (on-the-job training) figured at minimum wage or better.
  • Our graduates are well received in the Mission workforce.