Peace Smart Life Coach

Many people are seeking to resolve conflicts. However, often this does not restore the relationships. Seeking to resolve conflict is highly valuable. Taking it a step further to be Peace Smart and bring peace into a wounded relationship not only restores broken relationships but builds a brighter future for everyone!

The Peace Smart Coaching Badge allows you to coach or empower people in their peacemaking skills. You will learn how to help people make peace in their relationships.

Matthew 5:9     Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God.

James 3:18 Peacemakers who sow in peace raise a harvest of righteousness.

Peace Smart Coaching Badge Requirements

PeaceSmart Relationships (3 Credits) – PeaceSmart Relationships teaches students how to bring biblical peace culture to every relationship in their lives. Professor Brian De Cook practiced law for over 25 years. In this practice, he saw how many families, churches, and businesses suffered greatly because of conflict. This in-depth course will help you thrive as an ordained life coach minister.

Peace Smart Coaching Badge (0 Credit) – The Peace Smart badge means that you understand how the role of coaching in helping others find peace-filled relationships in Christ.


  1. Coach others to discern and pursue God’s purpose in situations of conflict.
  2. Coach others to discern and avoid harmful reactions to conflict.
  3. Coach others to understand and use God’s reconciling power through loving confrontation, confession, and forgiveness.
  4. Coach others to seek God’s presence in conflict through humility, faith, love, and sacrifice.
  5. Coach others to learn to apply Peace Smart principles in families, organizations, and evangelism.

This program is intending to help you be able to coach others to be effective in resolving conflict and seeking peace. This Peace Smart Coaching badge will make you an agent of peace!

Steps to Receive your Peace Smart Coaching Badge:

Step One:

Complete the LifeCoach Minister Award at Christian Leaders Institute.

Christian Leaders Institute Required Classes

  • Getting Started Christian Leaders Connection (3 Credits)
  • Christian Basics (3 Credits)
  • Ministry 101 (3 Credits)
  • New Testament Survey (3 Credits)
  • People Smart for Ministry (3 Credits)
  • Life Coaching Ministry (3 Credits)

Step Two: 

Complete the LifeCoach Certification Class (1 Credit)

Step Three:

Complete the PeaceSmart Course (3 Credits) or Restoring Relationships – Transforming Justiceat Christian Leaders Institute (3 Credits) at Christian Leaders Institute

Step Four:

Complete the Peace Smart Coaching Badge Class(0 Credits)

The Prayer Coaching badge is about helping your clients or parishioners to decide the vision of their future prayer life will look like and help them get a plan to practice that vision.