Training Leader Resources

THANK YOU FOR YOUR LEADERSHIP! We are blessed by your passion for LOGOS and your commitment to excellent training!


DID YOU KNOW you can attend any Encounter as a participant and GenOn will cover your registration fee? When registering, 1) enter "training leader" in "Special Instructions for Seller" and 2) check "Invoice my church" (your church will not be invoiced.)

About downloading files...

  • When you click on Word or Powerpoint (PPT) files, they will download automatically.
  • When you click on a PDF file, it will automatically open. After it opens and loads, right click for the download option.


ALL Encounter materials are new for 2019 and have changed significantly. Do not use your already-printed 2018 materials.

Leader Guide (PDF) Uploaded 4/4/19, version 2

  • Either download and print the Leader Guide OR use it on your tablet.
  • Be sure to read ALL the information in this guide, including the About this Leader Guide section and the introduction to each session.
  • If you'd like the Word version and can unzip a file, send Betsy or Suzie an e-mail requesting it.

    Workbook (PDF) Uploaded 3/18/19, version 2

    • Churches will print workbooks for their participants.
    • You should download and print your own workbook to use at training.

      Powerpoint (PPT) Uploaded 3/18/19, version 2 

      • It is important to practice advancing the slides before leading training.
      • [PPT] in the Leader Guide indicates when to advance to the next slide.

      Huntington, WV Video (YouTube) Uploaded 9/6/19

      • For use during the LOGOS Encounter
      • From First Presbyterian Church celebrating 25 years of LOGOS

      Encounter Agenda (Word) Uploaded 3/11/20 

      • This agenda is used to assign sessions, activities and locations.

      Travel Guidelines (PDF) Uploaded 3/11/20

      • Choosing how to travel, choosing airlines, when to buy tickets
      • Choosing hotels, host housing, making reservations
      • Team meals

      2020 Hosting a LOGOS Encounter or LOGOS Boost  (Word) Uploaded 1/10/20

      • Used by the host church to know how to host a training event
      • Used by training leader to know what is expected of the host church

      LOGOS Toolkit  Purchase Toolkit resources and other resources using discount code TRAININGT, which will discount each resource 100%.

      Family Time Download the appropriate resource to get blessing, thanks, and activity for the chosen Family Time theme.

      Ideas for Energizers (PDF) Uploaded 5/16/18

      How to Host GenOn Ministries Customized Training (PDF) Uploaded 3/11/20 

      Sample Contract for Customized Training (PDF) Uploaded 3/11/20

      TRAINING IS NOT CLOSED UNTIL ALL "PAPERWORK" IS COMPLETE. The last page of the Encounter Leader Guide and the LOGOS Training Checklist (a shared Google doc for each event) have details for closing events. If you have questions, contact Betsy.

      Registration Spreadsheet (Excel)

      • Team Coordinator enters participant registration information on this spreadsheet.
      • Send to Betsy within one week of the training.

      Record of Receipts (Word)

      • Used to record all receipts for an event
      • Page 2 has instructions for completing the form.
      • Team members send form and receipts to Team Coordinator.
      • Team Coordinator sends all Records of Receipts, receipts and pro forma to Betsy.

      Tax Exempt Form (PDF)

      • Download and print 1 copy.
      • When making hotel reservations, always ask if tax exempt status can be used.

      Team Coordinator or Solo Leader Report (

      • Online form used by the Team Coordinator to report on the training
      • Must be completed within one week of the training

      Team Member Report (

      • Online form used by team members to report on training
      • Must be completed within one week of the training

       Volunteer Recommendation Form (

      • Online form completed by Team Coordinators after training for participants who may have gifts to share with GenOn

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