We would like to invite you, your ministers, deacons, elders, church business administrators, clerks and any other officer of your choosing to attend a free one day seminar on Christian Management and Leadership. The seminar is available on Tuesday April 2nd or Saturday April 6th. The seminar is composed of five lessons on various church administrative areas.
This one day seminar consists of the introductory levels regarding the ethical issues required for effective Christian leadership in organizational operations. With emphasis placed upon issues stemming from a church to an affiliated nonprofit organization. It emphasizes issues in developing professional relationships, decision-making skills, communication and strategic. This overview prepares the participant to perform both at the operational and administrative levels of an organization, utilizing business concepts. Individual’s participating in this one day session will receive a certificate of completion. Below you will find the schedule and subject areas the one day overview.
8:30am – Continental Breakfast
9:00am – 10:00am Theories of Leadership
This overview will include discussion on what makes a good leader; and how it aligns with the Christian lifestyle. This session will also include review of the leadership of key individuals in the Bible and how they applied Biblical principles to situations.
10:00am – 11:00am Strategic Planning and Resource Allocation
This overview will provide participants with the knowledge of how to make short and long range organizational planning both measurable and effective.
11:00am – 12:00pm Church Administration
This overview studies leadership within the Christian Church. Participants will review the organizational dynamics, and management practices. Assessment of structures and individuals, problem-solving, and the guidance of the Holy Spirit will be studied as well.
1:00pm-2:00pm Human Resources Management
This overview will discuss the proper methodology and practices to supervise and work with individuals within organizations.
2:00pm – 3:00pm Organizational Theory and Behavior
In this session participants will review the cause and effects of the social, psychological and behavioral aspects of an organization, including the concept of administrative leadership.
It is our hope that you and your staff will gain something by this free one day seminar and decide to enroll in our Certificate of Christian Management and Leadership. The regular course instruction for this program takes place via our online classroom and a twice monthly meeting (April – August). After successful completion of the course 12 hours of academic credit will be awarded to the student. All 12 hours are accepted towards the university’s Bachelors of Christian Management and Leadership degree.
Please take the time share this with your colleagues at your church and other churches as well. We hope that you register for this free course soon as seating will be limited.
Should you have any additional questions please do not hesitate to contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Yours in Christ,
Woodson University, which offers certificates, diplomas, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees online and on campus, is dedicated to teaching, research, public service and the growth of its students and the communities in which they serve. As a 21st-century Christian university, Woodson has a primary emphasis on providing a globally-endowed education to its students.