Pastor, have you fallen into a rut?Are you in need of a refresher? The goal of this seminar is to refresh those who are in pastoral leadership. It is an opportunity for pastors to take a fresh look at their responsibility in leading their congregations. Topics to be covered include:Equipping – equipping in two areas: equipping ourselves and equipping our people. First, we equip ourselves with the tools of pastoring as well as different aspects of leading meetings, etc. Second, we are to equip our people with the ability to think right, find freedom, study Scripture, succeed as a Christian, and think well about missions. Long Range Planning – learning to organize a long term schedule, planning a sermon strategy, and keeping family time a priority. Long range planning gives function-ability to your schedule. Mentoring – mentoring from a pastor’s point of view. A lot of pastoring is done outside the pulpit.Passing on the Torch – Recognizing the importance of planning a smooth transition of succession in leadership. We will discuss how the pastor should involve his congregation in the process of leadership transitioning.Team Dynamics – learning how to build a healthy ministry team. Navigating Conflict – examining a five step pattern to resolving conflict. Relating to BMA – building healthy relationships within the Alliance.
Registration& orientationfor this seminar begin Monday evening, starting at 6pm. Sessions will run Tuesday morning through Friday noon. The seminar cost is $327 for an individual and $427 for a couple. Room & Board is $100 per Adult and $25 per child (Children 3 & under are free).