International Christian Coaching Institute – Bringing Life and Living Into Focus
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A Leading Network of
Christian Life Coaches

Bringing life and living into focus through Membership, Training, Certification, and Real Relationships

What is ICCI?

ICCI is a premier faith-based network of Christian Life Coaches who are dedicated to serving others with compassion and professionalism. We utilize biblical principles that assist clients in setting individualized goals through a collaborative partnership that addresses the whole person.

  • Receive Training from Nationally Recognized Coaching Experts
  • Earn Your Certification as a Fully Credentialed Life Coach
  • Join Other Servant Leaders Who Are Making a Difference

 

Endorsements

Steve Arterburn, MA

Founder and Chairman,
New Life Ministries

“I encourage you to become part of ICCI. Whether you are a pastor, a teacher or a full-on life coach, there are so many different specialties and ICCI has a foundation of biblical truth that can be applied to any situation. You will be a better professional and a better person by coming and learning all that you can. We are building the Kingdom of God one restored soul at a time. Won’t you join us!”

— Steve Arterburn, MA

Dwight Bain, MA

Founder, Lifeworks Group

“More than ever, it’s important to come together with like-minded believers who are coaching just like you. I am part of ICCI because I saw this incredible benefit. Coaching flows out of our life story and the experiences God has given to each of us. When you share your story, when I share my story, when we learn new skills, we can go impact the world . . . and we’ll do it better together. Consider joining Team ICCI today.”

— Dwight Bain, MA

Rolfe Carawan, MEd and Lea Carawan, MA

Co-founders, Transformed Living

“We are excited to be a part of ICCI, what we believe to be the premier life coaching network for people of faith. This is where we can fellowship together, learn from one another, and grow as Christian coaches. If you have a heart for helping others and really want to see them flourish in life, then ICCI is where you can get trained and credentialed with everything you need to bring your skills and talents to help others.”

— Rolfe Carawan, MEd and Lea Carawan, MA

Dr. Mark Crear, PhD

Founder, In the Zone Coaching, Counseling, and Consulting Group

“There is an expression that says, ‘Teamwork makes the dream work’ and ICCI is your team. If you have ever wanted an organization that can marry your Christian faith with your life coaching experience, ICCI is a great fit and this is your opportunity to network, to fellowship, to sharpen your iron with an institution that has integrity, honor, incredible resources, and above all, loves the Lord.”

— Dr. Mark Crear, PhD

Maj. Gen. Bob Dees (Ret.), MS

President, Resilience Consulting, LLC

“Networks are incredibly important and there is a remarkable network of like-minded Christian coaches called the International Christian Coaching Institute. I commend this to you as a great place for fellowship and where there are coaching resources across the entire spectrum. Join me and this great group of people. It will be a tremendous experience, with opportunities to learn, grow together, and contribute.”

— Maj. Gen. Bob Dees (Ret.), MS

June Hunt, MA

Founder and Chief Servant Officer, Hope for the Heart

“What do you need more of? Resilience, Hope, Leadership? Do you feel called to help people have better marriages, families, careers or transformed lives? We can all become better equippers. At ICCI, we have a heart to give you the very best coaches combined with content that is practical and offers biblical hope, so you can give life-transforming truths to others. Come join us—we want you!”

— June Hunt, MA

Steve Lentz, Esq., JD

Co-founder, Anchor Legal Group

“Having practiced law for almost 50 years, I have come to appreciate the genuine need for expert life coaching among leaders, employees, and individuals. ICCI answers a critical need for resourcing and training in these important areas and has recruited veteran trainers and mentors from across the country who are experienced and recognized as leaders in their respective disciplines. I am honored to be a part of this strategic group.”

— Steve Lentz, Esq., JD

Jill Monaco

Founder and CEO, Jill Monaco Ministries

“The International Christian Coaching Institute offers creative solutions for faith-based life coaches who are looking for training from trusted leaders, practical and biblical tools to improve their skills and practice, and a wonderful community of like-minded colleagues. What a great group of people. I am honored to be part of ICCI and highly recommend it to you!”

— Jill Monaco

Gary Morais, MA

Founder, Journey2Love

“ICCI is an engaging and dynamic network of Christian life coaching experts. If you have a faith-filled heart for helping people grow personally and professionally, I am confident you will benefit greatly by being a part of this organization. Join today and start building a stronger coaching practice or ministry, as well as collaborative networking relationships with other like-minded Christians.”

— Gary Morais, MA

Bethany Murdock

Founder, Bethany Murdock Coaching, LLC

“I am honored and blessed to be a part of the International Christian Coaching Institute, especially at this time in history! The world is in great need of faith-filled believers who are equipped and empowered to bring strong solutions and to speak into people’s lives. ICCI has already been a wonderful way for me to get to know and build significant relationships with other Christian life coaches and to continue to grow professionally myself. We need each other!”

— Bethany Murdock

Dr. Rita Murray, PhD

Founder and Principal,
Performance Consulting, LLC

“I am thrilled to be part of the International Christian Coaching Institute, coming together to partner with other life coaches just like you. The cadre of professional coaches who share my Christian faith is astounding, and for you to be invited into this community, I hope you see it as a great proposal that can change your life. It is transformational, tried, tested, and true. We are excited to have you join us.”

— Dr. Rita Murray, PhD

Michelle Nietert, MA

Founder and Clinical Director, Community Counseling Associates

“The International Christian Coaching Institute provides a unique opportunity for life coaches to not only learn the critical skills they need to work successfully with clients and to pursue certification, but to also be connected to a wonderful community that can support them in growing their coaching practices and ministries. As a Licensed Professional Counselor, I am excited to refer ministry leaders, coaches, and other mental health practitioners to a program that values excellence, professional integrity, mentoring, and biblical integration.”

— Michelle Nietert, MA

Jimmy Queen

CEO, JAWS Consulting Group, LLC

“Having worked and interacted within the Christian people helping space for the past 20 years, the International Christian Coaching Institute is among the very best professional organizations I know, and one that shares your faith values and passion for others. In partnership with leading experts, ICCI provides the very best biblical resources, training, and education for the Christian Life Coaching community worldwide.”

— Jimmy Queen

Alita and GJ Reynolds

Foundational Voice, Women of Faith

“Are you looking to inspire, elevate, and empower your life and the lives of others? Then ICCI is an excellent place to start. Aligning with faith-based professional coaches is a great way to expand your network and to be equipped with resources and tools to impact the world for God’s glory. We all know how important it is to surround ourselves with like-minded people and this is your opportunity to heighten your God-given talents.”

— Alita and GJ Reynolds

Dr. Gary Rosberg, EdD and Barb Rosberg, BFA

Co-founders, The Rosberg Group

“We are absolutely humbled to team up with ICCI, a network of Christian Life Coaches who come alongside and equip people just like you. If you are a life coach or interested in being certified so that you can impact, influence, and help others, ICCI is for you. It’s important to be strengthened and have even greater skill acquisition to fulfill all that God has called you to do in your sphere of influence. Let’s impact the Kingdom together.”

— Dr. Gary Rosberg, EdD and Barb Rosberg, BFA

Dr. Eric Scalise, PhD

Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Hope for the Heart

“Life coaching is one of the fastest growing endeavors around the world, but what’s often lacking is the ‘God’ component and people of faith frequently feel there is no place for them. Well, we have a home for you. It’s called the International Christian Coaching Institute. Join the network and become part of a global leader, a dynamic coalition of other like-minded, faith-based coaches who, together, can all make a difference.”

— Dr. Eric Scalise, PhD

Haley Scully, MA

Senior Director of Strategic and International Operations, Hope for the Heart

“As a member of ICCI, you will join forces with some of the most dynamic leaders in Christian Life Coaching today. Their experience and proven success, along with your commitment to grow in this calling, will be the catalyst to launch your practice, strengthen your skills and natural abilities, and affirm your place with tomorrow’s top leaders integrating faith into life coaching. We welcome you to the ICCI team.”

— Haley Scully, MA

Kari Stageberg, MBA

CEO, StrongFamilies

“If you have a desire to become an amazing Christian Life Coach, then ICCI is where you want to be. You are going to find experts who can teach and mentor you in how to be more effective and work well with those you coach. You are going to receive practical tools and resources, along with a network of support . . . people who really want to equip and walk with you on your coaching journey. I am thrilled to be a part of ICCI.”

— Kari Stageberg, MBA

Dr. John Trent, PhD

Founder and President, StrongFamilies

“I am honored to be part of the International Christian Coaching Institute, a group of people just like you who really want to make a difference in someone’s life. Coaching is exploding and digital coaching is the future. You can learn so much online, but still be connected. I can’t encourage you enough to join us today in this incredible coaching space and let the Lord use you and unleash you through ICCI.”

— Dr. John Trent, PhD

Deanne Ward

Director, MyHope Global

“With the increasing number of people experiencing distress, ICCI is strategically positioned to be a powerful network for the faith-based community, to help bring hope and life into focus. ICCI is a premier resource for training, so you can impact individuals and couples as a life-changing coach. Surround yourself with like-minded people and take your coaching to the next level to do what God has called you to do in your sphere of influence.”

— Deanne Ward

Dr. Steve Warren, PhD

Co-founder & Chief Content Officer, JAWS Consulting Group, LLC

“I have been interacting with and training people helpers for years . . . counselors, life coaches, and lay caregivers. That’s why I am excited to be part of and endorse the International Christian Coaching Institute, a professional organization strongly committed to being biblically mission-centered as it connects, equips, encourages, and raises up life coaches to meet this generation’s growing needs.”

— Dr. Steve Warren, PhD

Rev. Cedric and Michelle White

Co-founders, Healing Thine Hearts

“We are so excited to be part of ICCI. Practical help and biblical hope is what you will receive and people are needing guidance and support today more than ever before. As a member in this network of Christian coaches, you will find proactive, palatable, and resourceful information that will assist you in helping the people God brings across your path. Now is a great time to join ICCI and fulfill the calling He gave you.”

— Rev. Cedric and Michelle White

Member Benefits

Only $15 per month!

  • InFocus Quarterly Digital Magazine
  • Empower Quarterly Newsletter
  • Weekly Blog Posts
  • Interviews with Coaching Experts
  • Certification/Credentialing Discounts
  • Continuing Education Hours (3 Free Annually)
  • Discounts on Products/Events
  • Exclusive Conference Benefits
  • Online Community/Digital Commons
  • Periodic Free Video/Audio Resources
  • Presenting and Publishing Opportunities
  • Preferred Listing to Referral Network
  • Monthly OnPoint Coaching Tips
  • Exclusive Member-Only Area

Professional Training

Learn from leading Christian voices in the field and nationally known Master Life Coaches how to better equip, empower, and encourage clients looking for growth, change, and a positive future. Choose from four foundational training courses and twelve dynamic specialization tracks.

Certification and Credentialing

Currently, ICCI offers three Core Credentials and multiple Specializations in general Coaching Niches and individualized Coaching Models, representing ascending levels of coaching education, training, and practice.

CACLC
Certified Associate Christian Life Coach

CPCLC
Certified Professional Christian Life Coach

CMCLC
Certified Master Christian Life Coach

“One thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus”
Phillipians 3:13-14 (NASB)