LeadNow e.V.

Strengthening the church through investing in young leaders

Our dream

We believe that God has called this young generation of Europeans to lead now and lead alongside senior leaders intergenerationally. We do this by encouraging, equipping and connecting young leaders to develop themselves and develop others around them. Always with the goal of together building the Kingdom of God.

Our favourite people

We focus primarily on young people
and young leaders and whoever invests into them.

Our core passion is Europe
but we also connect internationally.

The Dream Team

We come from various cultures and backgrounds but are united in loving God and loving young people. The wonderful challenge is celebrating and working together for the same cause. We are a community of friends and in the spirit of friendship and trust we extend our friendship and trust.

Topics we are passionate about:


How to lead while faced with a crisis

The art of leading yourself

Core elements of an event

Measuring event impact

Developing your God-given potential

Mentoring the next generation

Some of our offers

She leads

Leadership Training

Currently we are engaged with young leaders and especially with youth leaders in Bulgaria, Kosovo and Turkey, always in cooperation with the local church and networks.

We are developing a leadership training programme to be launched in nations who have very little leadership development.

She Leads Logo

Leadership Training for Women

For young female leaders especially we offer retreats in cooperation with others and in 2021 start with She Leads, a training programme over 10 months for German leaders.


Another project for 2021 is building a Speaker’s platform for female speakers in the German-speaking world.


Event Coordination

Various on the team are highly skilled in event coordination and we not only run our own programmes but also lend our hearts and hands to conferences like Revive, Christival, Lausanne younger leaders etc.

We also mentor young event organisers and are interested in doing event audits researching on impact.

Event Impact Measurement

Event Impact Measurement

On the team we have people who are passionate about events and know how to measure impact. Therefore we can help you measure yours at your event.

We use some of the tools from Phineo, but also have experts on the team who have done or are doing their PhD´s around this topic.

So far we have produced the concept, created the various surveys and compiled the reports for K5 (a German leadership training), Christival (a big youth event in Germany) and support the international Lausanne Movement in research among the younger leaders.


LeadNow also organises its own outreaches. For 2022, we plan to hire two caravans and travel across Europe while visiting young leaders.

Upcoming events

Join us at our upcoming events.

Chris Curtis Finding your vision for your projectChris Curtis
Finding your vision for your project

Sept 20th 2022 | 8:00 – 9:30PM (CET)

She Leads LogoShe leads – Leadership training

starts March 25th 2022

Caravan Encouragement TourCaravan Encouragement Tour

July 23th – Aug 12th 2022

Our first book

Evi Rodemann

Failure desired!

When leadership hurts! Evi Rodemann has experienced: Painful processes and how we deal with them have great potential. Let yourself be encouraged and spurred on in your painful times to get to know God anew through crises and to mature in your leadership personality.

Evi Rodemann: Scheitern erwünscht

Our values

We encourage community

We encourage and enjoy the multi-cultural environment

We are cheerleading people

We are generous with our resources

We encourage multiplication

Our Blog



This weekend Evi and André from LeadNow e.V. attended the European gathering of MoveIn at Burg Rothenfels in Bavaria, Germany , a ministry we highly appreciate and therefore invest into. We serve as their (interim) board for their European branch and really love who...

The voices of the Balkan leaders need to be heard

The voices of the Balkan leaders need to be heard

The voices of Balkan Christian leaders need to be heard and their stories need to be told. There’s a need for them to feel seen and heard by the global church, not only in terms of the needs they have, but also in terms of their contribution to the global church.’ A...

RENOVO 2022 – a retreat for female leaders

RENOVO 2022 – a retreat for female leaders

This year's Renovo (a retreat for female younger leaders in Europe) in Bulgaria turned out to be very small due to sicknesses, flight cancellations, babies and COVID, but we are so grateful we pulled through. This has been our third time offering this. It started in...

We saw God at work – Christival 22

We saw God at work – Christival 22

We have tasted and experienced the goodness and generousity of God! The German festival called „Christival“ took place from 25-29 May 2022 in Erfurt, in the middle of Germany. This experience has been extraordinary, challenging to the core and provided us with a sense...

Our Annual Report

Here you can read our very first annual report from 2021,
in which we report in more detail about us, our offers and projects in the past year.
Lead Now Annual Report

How can you join this adventure?

We love to not only invest in young leaders but lead with them. And for this, a priority is working in intergenerational teams. We are volunteer driven and besides various jobs, we invest our time into this joint passion.

You can pray for us, help financially and get actively involved in one of the areas of ministry you are passionate about.

Interested in getting involved? Shoot us a message.

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