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FREE WEBINAR: CONSULTANT TRAINING & CERTIFICATION
Learn all about the Society's training and certification program in this informative 20 minute recorded webinar, complete with PowerPoint slides. Presented by Jim Barber (executive director). Watch now (requires simple registration; no charge to view)
This is two Advanced Training Sessions by Drs. Chuck Lawless and John Ewart. Learn how to evaluate if a church is globally-minded, how to help pastors capture a global vision, and how to involve church members in the Great Commission task. You will also learn how to encourage pastors and leaders to develop and incorporate five stair-stepping missional abilities and practices. (These workshops meet the annual continuing education requirements for certified consultants.) Members get a 20% discount!
Your time is valuable. And Short. But if you're like the majority of leaders, you crave new ideas for your ministry. That's why we've created the Turnaround 20/20 Conference - a day that could be one of the most inspiring and idea-filled experiences of your year. This 3-disc set from the combined Society for Church Consulting/Great Commission Research Network conference includes all sessions and a bonus CD with PowerPoint presentations. Members get a 20% discount!
In this introductory session, Dr. Malphurs introduces the concept of strategic planning consulting. He discusses how to acquire church clients, and provides an overview of the systematic process of working with the client. He explains the importance of and how to form a strategic leadership team within the church. He explains who should be on the team when the strategic planning is conducted. He goes on to discuss how to conduct an initial church analysis with the church team. Finally, he shares his personal testimony of faith and has great interaction with a diverse group of aspiring church consultants. Members get a 20% discount!
In this continuation from Level 1, Dr. Malphurs now begins the systematic process of how to conduct strategic planning with a church in monthly sessions over a 6-7 month period. He provides an outline for the content of each monthly meeting. This discussion also gives the consultant an understanding of the sequence of the meetings. He then goes on to focus on how to help a church define its mission and values. Join the class as they seek to assimilate this training. Members get a 20% discount!
In this third level of training, Dr. Malphurs builds on the training from Levels 1 and 2 to help the consultant bring strategic planning to a local church. On the topic of community outreach, you will learn how to help a church look out the window and formulate a plan to reach others. Finally, Dr. Malphurs explores the biblical command to make disciples. In addition to carefully defining this, he shares a method for helping a church to assess and refine its ministries to ensure that it has focus in this area. Members get a 20% discount!
In this final level of training, Dr. Malphurs covers a number of essential areas of strategic planning consulting. He begins by addressing the importance of helping a church mobilize its church members to be involved in personal ministry. Following this, he moves on to the area of calling and developing a church staff. He then addresses the strategic importance of the settings of the church, i.e. its land and facility, and its finances. Finally, Dr. Malphurs discusses how to use the strategic training in Levels 1-4 to help a church develop and state its vision. Members get a 20% discount!
This 13-disc set from the combined Society for Church Consulting/Great Commission Research Network conference includes all sessions and a bonus CD with PowerPoint presentations. Speakers include Bob Whitesel, Gary McIntosh, Thom Rainer, Dan Kimball, Warren Bird, Ed Stetzer and Tom Harper; plus a workshop by Howard Brown on social media in the church. Members get a 20% discount!
This advanced training DVD set includes two one-hour seminars that teach biblical management principles every pastor and church consultant should have in their toolbox. An additional resource CD includes instructor notes, PowerPoints and worksheets. (These workshops meet the annual continuing education requirements for certified consultants.) Members get a 20% discount!
Regularly $345, the new and improved Level 1 consultant training is now available on DVD for 45% off. Dr. John Ewart discusses updated research statistics and new books on church leadership. His extensive consulting experience presents students with highly practical applications of the material. This 6 DVD set includes all sessions from the daylong Level 1 training conference. PowerPoint included
Our full Level 2 training, instructed by Dr. John Ewart of Southeastern Baptist Seminary. Learn what areas to cover such as growth barriers, finances, congregational and community analysis, and the tools to use in a church consultation. $345Now only $189!PowerPoint included
Dr. Aubrey Malphurs instructs in this half-day training workshop on strategic planning in the church. Learn about mission, vision and values, the process of developing strategic plans, and staff performance issues. $345Now only $189!PowerPoint included
The consultation process from A to Z: Dr. John Ewart finishes off the advanced training with a detailed overview of how to conduct a consultation, review of the tools to use, how to write the final report as well as acquiring clients and the next steps for certification. PowerPoint included $345Now only $189!
The 2010 Church Consulting Future Trends Report is a comprehensive analysis of the challenges, opportunities and trends facing church consulting. Based on two separate surveys of hundreds of ministry leaders and consultants, this groundbreaking report is a must-have for pastors, consultants, church planters, denominational executives, leadership coaches, lay leaders, and students. Numerous graphs and charts included, plus expert commentaries.
$189 reg. price
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