MA in Pastoral Ministry

CHMN 543 - Christian Leadership in a Changing World








Professor: Stan Patterson
Date: November 9-13,  2014
Location: Forest Lake Seventh-day Adventist Church, Apopka, Florida

Course Description:

Explores biblical and theological principles of Christian leadership, organizational theory, and systems thinking applicable to the church. Seeks to instill in students servant leadership qualities. Additionally, it facilitates growth in administrative areas such as strategic planning, managing change, finance, Christian education, and conflict management.

Scott Rodin's  book, The Steward Leader available for a reduced price of $11.00. Please call Dr. Patterson's administrative assistant, Sylvie Baumgartner at 269-471-6371 or email to order and arrange shipping. 

Class Resources:

  Reservation Form
  Course Syllabus

  Sample Journals

  Sample Journal Paper
  Sample Reflection Paper

  Student Attendee List:

  1. Jorge Diaz
  2. Richard Halversen
  3. Gamaliel Feliciano
  4. Richard Figueredo
  5. Samuel Riemersma
  6. Theophilus Roberts
  7. Dennis Ross
  8. Iosif Salajan (MDiv Equivalency)
  9. Barry St. Clair
  10. Winston Taylor
  11. Ricky Wade