Lifework : GRIT will do a deep dive study to learn Jesus’ intentional strategy of developing leaders through discipleship. On your personalized journey, you will…

  • Discover your path to becoming a servant leader!

  • Take a personality and spiritual gift assessments to ramp up your self-awareness – learn your strengths and areas of improvement

  • Interact with other positive peers in exercises and monthly challenges that will GROW you exponentially

  • Engage with professionals and experts in various career fields/industries who are eager to mentor you for maximum growth

  • Build life-long friendships with like0minded world-changers at get-togethers outside of the monthly GRIT sessions



All meetings will take place at River City Brewing Company except the Kick Off which will be hosted at the Salem Centre.


February 6

February 21

March 28

April 18

May 16


12:00 PM

6:00 PM

6:00 PM

6:00 PM

6:00 PM


Kick Off




Legacy and Career Fair



Lifework developed this leadership development program for Jacksonville, FL and surrounding area high school students in 9th – 12th grades. We want you to learn how to live a life that is based on four areas: God, Relationship, Identity and Treasure (GRIT). 


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To sign up send in your name, phone number, email, school, and a brief history about your spiritual journey to Deshawn Ruffin at

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