A church is an organization. As such, church leaders need to develop skill in the construction of structures and strategies. A leader must understand not only strategic challenges, but also the appropriate legal and administrative considerations, if he/she is to successfully execute church’s intended plan. This course will include the counsel of seasoned management practitioners from various fields, in order to assist the student in his/her preparations for the challenges that lie ahead.
|TIME COMMITMENT||6 HOURS PER WEEK|
|DURATION||4 WEEKS + RESEARCH|
|VIDEO TRANSCRIPT||AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH|
|TOTAL TIME||40 HOURS IN TOTAL INCL. LECTURE AND RESEARCH|
One of the main pastoral tasks is providing biblical counsel for congregation members. The necessary knowledge and skills for this practice are best won in specific courses and practical training exercises. Foundational to this is a basic understanding of the various facets of modern Psychology.