Class Catalog

August 2019

Stepping Up to Staffing and Supervision of Church Staff

Are you stepping into unfamiliar territory where you must supervise others, or have you been supervising others for some time without a clear understanding of what you are doing? Supervision, especially in a faith-based environment, requires learning new skills—probably skills you did not learn during your professional formation. This event provides you with practical skills and tools for supervising the work of others and aligning the work of the team with the overall goals of the congregation. ...
27 Aug - 28 Aug
October 2019

Coach Launch

Coaching is an essential leadership skill. Learn and practice the skills to help others chart a path for growth and development. ...
10 Oct - 11 Oct

Intentional Interim Ministry

The NALIP Basic Education curriculum is designed for clergy and lay professionals to introduce participants to the practice of intentional interim ministry. Although focusing on Lutheran theology and polity, the event is open to all lay leaders and clergy desiring or called to this special ministry in congregations during a pastoral transition. ...
14 Oct - 18 Oct
November 2019

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is for everyone 16 or older - regardless of prior experience - who wants to be able to provide suicide first aid. Shown by major studies to significantly reduce suicidality, the ASIST model teaches effective intervention skills while helping to build suicide prevention networks in the community. ...
07 Nov - 08 Nov
January 2020

Genesis to Revelation

This always-popular January intensive course, offered for the last time by Dr. Craig Koester, follows the sweep of the biblical story from the dawn of creation to the New Jerusalem. The class is open to 10 pastors and lay leaders as continuing education. ...
06 Jan - 10 Jan
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