There is more in you…greater ministry, greater vision, greater leadership.  God is ready to make a greater Kingdom impact through your ministry – to usher in radical transformation in your church and community!  It’s time to answer the call and rise to the next level of pastoral leadership!

Don’t miss the life-changing Pastors Summit as Bishop and Pastor Dukes empower you with the dynamic tools, training and resources to help you get in position for God to unleash the greatness that lies within.

With our theme being “Pastoring at the Next Level,” you will be equipped with powerful teaching and strategies to expand your pastoral vision, develop a strong leadership team, implement successful financial growth strategies, effectively deal with ministry challenges, structure your church for growth and more!

Take the limits off your mind, your vision and your ministry.  Register today for this dynamic summit and get ready to pastor at the next level!


Pastors Meet and Greet Reception with Bishop and Pastor Dukes

In this intimate setting you will have an opportunity to connect with Bishop and Pastor Dukes as well as enjoy a great time of food and fellowship with other pastors. During this special Meet and Greet, Bishop and Pastor Dukes will share a powerful impartation that will position you to receive all that God has in store for you at the Pastors Summit!

Night of Next Level Victory

Experience a powerful night of praise, worship and celebration as we break through to the next level of victory!  Be blessed by the ministry of the Harvest Life Choir, dynamic special performances and more while you receive an anointed next level Word from Bishop Dukes!  There will also be a special prayer for all pastors.


Don’t miss these life-changing sessions designed to provide pastors with the tools, strategies and resources to have a successful ministry and family, grow their church, develop their leadership, bring in more finances and more!  You will receive firsthand from Bishop and Pastor Dukes the wisdom, empowerment and training to shift every aspect of your ministry to the next level!

First Ladies Session with Pastor Deborah

First Ladies – you don’t want to miss this exclusive session designed just for you!  Get ready to be empowered as Pastor Deborah shares a wealth of wisdom through a life-changing impartation that will equip First Ladies to effectively walk out their calling, deal with the real life challenges of ministry and be women of power and influence in their homes, churches and beyond!

New Worship Center Visit

This is the Lord’s doing and it is marvelous in our eyes!  You will have an opportunity to visit the construction site of our 204,000 sq. ft. worship center and be led on a grand tour of the facility to see the great progress that is being made.  Please wear comfortable shoes.

Trip to the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Included with your registration is a ticket to this highly sought-after Smithsonian Museum! Enjoy a great time of fellowship with other pastors as you experience elaborate displays and presentations of African-American life, history, culture, music, sports and so much more! You’ll also have an opportunity to experience the delicious down home soul food of the James Beard-nominated Sweet Home Café!


Wednesday, September 27th

(Attire: Church) 

5:30 pm Doors Open / Registration

6:00 pm Pastors Meet and Greet with Bishop and Pastor Dukes

7:00 pm Reception Ends

7:30 pm Night of Next Level Victory Service

Thursday, September 28th

(Attire: Casual)

Day Sessions

8:30 am Doors Open / Registration

9:00 am Sessions

  • Session 1: Pastor the City: Expanding Your Vision to Grow Your Church
  • Session 2: Building Your Next Level Leadership Team

11:15 am  Board Shuttles

12:00 pm Trip to the National Museum of African American History and Culture

5:30 pm Depart the Museum

6:30 pm Arrive at Harvest Life

Friday, September 29th

(Attire: Casual)

9:30 am Doors Open

10:00 am Sessions

  • Session 1: Structure Your Church to Pastor the City
  • Session 2: Get the Word Out: Social Media and other Means of Marketing Your Ministry
  • Session 3: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You: Developing Your Church Bylaws
  • Session 4: Effective Financial Strategies for Growth

1:15 pm Lunch

2:30 pm Sessions Begin

    • Session 1: Balance For a Successful Ministry and Pastoral Family
    • Session 2: Real Deal Discussion Session

4:30 pm  Pastors Session with Bishop Dukes

                   First Ladies Session with Pastor Deborah

5:15 pm  Board Shuttles

5:30 pm Trip to our New Worship Center Construction Site

6:45 pm  Arrive at Harvest Life



  • $150 – Individual
  • $250 – Per Married Couple


  • $200 – Individual
  • $300 – Per Married Couple


  • This event is open to Senior Pastors and Spouses of established Christian churches. 
  • No children.  Childcare will not be provided.
  • No refunds or exchanges.


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