MA in Pastoral Ministry Class

CHMN 539 - Church Growth and the Equipping Pastor








Professor: Russell Burrill, DMin
Date: March 16-20, 2014
Location: Northern New England Conference Office ( Westbrook, Maine)

Course Description:

The primary objectives of this class are to:

  • Help the student develop a passion for reaching lost people and bringing them to Jesus.
  • Enable the student to clearly understand the biblical role of the pastor and learn how to begin to implement that role in the churches they will eventually serve
  • Provide the students with elementary tools to enable them to begin to lead their churches into growth.

Secondary objectives include:

  • Insight awareness of the large scope of the mission potential in the developed world.
  • Discovering the basic reasons why growth has not been occurring in the developed world.
  • Be able to begin to create growing strategies in the churches that they pastor.

Class Resources:

   Reservation Form (The reservation period for this class is closed). 
   Location Information 
   Revolution in the Church Study Guide and Natural Church Development Study Guide

Attendee List:

  1. Don Ball
  2. Jonathan Cross
  3. Stefan Dinu
  4. Dennis Farley
  5. Jude Francis
  6. John Livergood
  7. Easton Marks
  8. Melwyn Mounter
  9. Dorrin Patillo
  10. Cornel Preda
  11. Kevin Robert
  12. James Saint Paul
  13. Pierre Vincent