Church Management for the 21st Century - TPM7001

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Professor

Tony Curtis HendersonAssociate Professor of Practical Theology

Pastors have a variety of responsibilities within the congregation, a significant portion of which deals with management responsibilities. You will explore ways to make this an effective portion of your ministry. A particular emphasis is placed on the congregational leader’s spiritual formation through worship, prayer and meditation. Skill development areas include:

• Organizational change
• Church financial management
• Mobilizing volunteers
• Analysis of ministry context
• Personnel management
• Building utilization
• Creating effective evangelism and mission programs

A portion of this course will include dialogue with practicing pastors from the Detroit area in
their context of ministry.