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Workshops & Consultations
my active teaching assignments at Andrews University I regularly
conduct workshops for pastors and church leaders in five topic areas:
workshop contexts include Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Slovenia, Croatia,
Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Russia, Australia, Fiji, Netherlands,
England, France, Germany, NAD Non-Profit Leadership Certificate (USA),
Oman, Brunei, and other countries.
- Discovering God's fingerprints in your life (How God develops leaders) (5 sessions)
- Cross-cultural competence in leadership (4-12 sessions)
- Overcoming immunity to change (3 sessions, each 90 minutes)
- How to develop leadership training programs (5-12 sessions depending on the scope of the organizational purpose)
- The pastor as a missional leader (5-7 sessions)
Academic and Professional Presentations
Distance in Global Perspective. Poster Presentation with Sylvia Gonzalez and
Stan Patterson. 12th
Conference of the International Leadership Association, Boston, Oct. 27-30.
for Effective Leadership Development Programs. Presentation to the
Third Global Leadership Summit of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Beijing, China, January.
Multi-cultural Leaders: An Innovative Competency-Portfolio Model at Andrews
University. Poster Presentation with Silas Oliveira. 11th Conference of the
International Leadership Association, Prague, Czech Republic, Nov. 11-14.
a Servant Leader." "Developing Servant Leadership Capacity." "Dealing
With the Temptations of Servant Leadership." "Celebrating the Legacy of
Servant Leadership." Presentations to the Simposio International:
Servador en las Organizaciones (Servant Leadership in Organizations),
Medellin, Colombia, October 27-30.
Communities: Churches as Agents of Hope. Presentation to the Annual Conference
of the American Society for Church Growth. Biola University, La Mirada, CA, November 13-15.
Leadership Development for Church Growth. Presentation to the Annual Conference
of the American Society for Church Growth. Biola University, La Mirada, CA, November.
out of the Box: A Review of Leadership Concepts in Church Growth Thinking.
Presentation to the Annual Conference of the American Society for Church
Growth. Kansa City, MO, November.
15 "El desarollo del liderazgo de equipo como factor
clave para el éxito organizacional" (Team Leadership
Development as Organizational Success Factor). Conferencia
magistral, Universidad Peruana Union, Lima, Peru.
11 Natural Church Development Roundtable: Working with the
Concepts and Tools of NCD — Erich Baumgartner, Moderator,
with Bob Logan and Dave Wetzlar. Annual Conference
of the American Society of Church Growth, Pasadena,
3-5 Cross-cultural Communication and Conference Leadership.
Executive Committee Retreat, Central California
Conference, Wawona, CA.
20-21 Anthropology for Missionaries. AFM Training
Course for Missionaries. Andrews University Campus.
18 Cross-cultural Communication for Non-profit Leaders.
NAD Certificate Course for Non-Profit Leadership.
3-6 Cross-cultural Communication in a Multi-cultural Church.
NAD Treasurers Meeting, Victoria, Canada.
17-21 Symposium on Adventist-Muslim Relations. Andrews University.
13 Illinois Conference Leadership Training Day
Seminar: "How to Deal with Disappointments."
14 Adventist Frontier Missions Training for Frontier
Missionaries: Introduction to Culture and Worldview
13 “The SDA Organizational Structure: Is It Ready
for an Overhaul?"
“The 27 Fundamental Beliefs—Are They Enough
for a Global Church?” Two presentations to the Adventist
Forum, New York City, NY.
1-4 Annual Rollins Lectureship: “Developing
Leaders Cross-Culturally.” Baptist University of the
Americas, San Antonio, TX. (5 lectures)
Organizer of the 3d Missionary Camp Meeting,
at Andrews University
May "Worldview for Dummies" and "Reaching
Out on Secular Campuses" (Seminar Presentations), SEEDS
2003 Conference, Andrews University
14-17 Leadership Roundtable Conference
in Benton Harbor, MI
Seminar: “Intercultural Communication for Leaders”
27 ComputingAndMissions.net2002 Conference
at Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, TN
Panel Participant: “Computing and Missions”
19-21 Cross-cultural Mission Agencies Conference
Adventist Volunteer Center and Global Mission, Silver Spring,
“Overcoming Cultural Barriers to the Gospel Presentation”
Feb. 12-16 Executive Leadership Council of the South Pacific Division, in Merroo, Australia
Presentations: “Blueprint for Church Governance,” “Growing the Church,”
“Spiritual Gifts and Mission,” “The Healing Path—Dealing with
Disappointments and Hurts”
Jan. 18-19 Loma Linda University Mission Conference
Presentation: Overcoming Barriers to Cross-cultural Communication
Jan 15 Perspectives on the World Christian Movement Seminar
Loma Linda University Campus
Presentation: “The Story of His Glory”
Nov. 16-17 Adventist Society of Religious Studies (ASRS) Meetings
Presentation: “The 27 Fundamental Beliefs—Are They Enough for A Global Church? A Missiological Perspective”
24 & 26 AMICUS Society Meetings for
the Technical University Eindhoven, Netherlands
Presentation: “The Need for Leadership in the 21st
Presentation: “Communication and Leadership”
Oct. 6-8: Church Growth Seminar for the South England Conference, in Frontier Centre, Northants, England
Sept. 8-10: Conference:
From Persecution to Pluralism: Religious Minorities and the Enforcement
of Conformity in Western Europe since the Reformation (c. 1500-2000) at Newbold College, England
Presentation: “The Role of Leaders in Emerging Religious Communities: Lessons for the New Millennium”