An introductory survey of issues pertaining to Christian Leadership designed to help students understand their role as Christian leaders by laying a Scriptural foundation and exploring various practical aspects of leadership in the church. The course provides an overview of the nature and mission of the church, personal preparation, spiritual gifts, worship, church leadership, Christian education, counseling, and world missions.
This course is a comprehensive study of the essential elements of Christian counseling from a ministerial point of view. Some of the topics will include being a safe person, the therapeutic relationship, boundary issues, counseling techniques, the use of scripture in counseling, legal obligations, the referral process, and counseling special populations in the church.
- Instructor: Matt Allison