Lesson One Orientation to Ministry
Dedication and Consecration * Fasting & Prayer * Submit to the Pastor * Assessment of Your Gifts & Talents * Assess the Church * Faithful Stewardship * Communication * Consecrated Service * Behavior, Attitude, Dress, & Conversation * Caring for the Flock of God * You are Part of a Team * Basic Qualifications of Ministry.
Lesson Two Christian Leadership I
Learn about the Tabernacle in te Wilderness and how its principles of worship translate to the Lord's House in the New Covenant.
Lesson Three Christian Leadership II
Four Theories of Leadership * Effective Christian Leadership (calling, assessment, development, servanthood)
Lesson Four Ethics, Qualifications, and Vision
Ethics and Responsibilities * Personal & Business Dealings * Ethical Handling of God's Lambs * Hard Questions in Christian Ethics * The Heart of a Servant * Qualifications in Ministry * Vision
Lesson Five Church Finance I
Church Finance * Collect and Report Contributions * Source Documents * Re-imbursements * Deposit Slip * Depositing Funds into a Bank * Petty Cash Fund * Financial Ethics / Fiscal Responsibility
Lesson Six Church Structure
Basic Church Structure * Appointment of Church Officials
Lesson Seven Organizing and Marketing Your Ministry
Mission Statement * By-Laws and Job Descriptions * Short and Long Term Goals * Marketing Your Ministry * Target Your Audience * Radio * Television Announcements * Communication and Fellowship * Follow Up * Availability of Needed Resources * Be Prepared
Lesson Eight The Call of Ministry
Preparation * The Anointing * Obedience * Servanthood * Introduction to Spiritual Burnout * Staying Focused
Lesson Nine Interpersonal Skills for Ministry
Communication * Listening * Verbal Communication * Frame of Reference * Conflict Resolution Management (Shark, Owl, Turtle, Teddy Bear, and Fox) * Understanding My Controversial Behavior
Lesson Ten Ministry Challenges
How to Recognize a True Spiritual Leader * Bearing Personal Fruit * Spiritual Maturity * How to Lead and Existing Team * Handling Difficult Situations & Offences
Lesson Eleven Ministry Challenges (part 2) & Problem Solving
Dealing with Difficult People * Stepping Down from Ministry * The Emotional Roller Coaster * When it is Time to Leave a Ministry * Problem Solving Skills * Analysis of the Problem * Manageable Steps for Success
Lesson Twelve Forgiveness
Forgiveness, Ten Things Forgiveness is Not * The Root of Bitterness * What Then is Forgiveness * Breaking Fellowship * Forgiveness Is...