Electives will be offered at 1:30 pm and again at 2:30 pm on Tuesday September 18.
Select which two you would like to attend.
HOW HOSPITALITY BUILDS TEAMS AND CHANGES THE WORLD
Leader: Ronnie Kruse
The guest experience can never exceed the volunteer and staff experience. Director of Hospitality Ronnie Kruse will discuss how to create welcoming environments and empower volunteers.
THE STRATEGIC PROCESS OF PROBLEM SOLVING
Leader: Kyle Cooper
Kyle Cooper, Pastor to Students, believes that any problem your church faces can be solved with strategy. Learn the six steps to solve any problem.
HOW PEOPLE GROW
Leader: Kathleen Otchy
God’s plan for spiritual growth is his people. So what is our responsibility to encourage growth with the help of others in the body? And how can we lay the groundwork in our churches to ensure successful growth? Kathleen Otchy, Pastor of Community Life, is here to answer those questions.
LEADING FROM YOUR STRENGTHS
Leader: Marcy Davis
In ministry and in life, the need to excel in our natural, God-given abilities is abundantly clear. While most people strive to overcome their weaknesses, there is a healthier way. During this session, Marcy Davis, Pastor of Children’s Ministry, will reveal the secret to discovering your strengths and strategically surrounding yourself with others who will bring out the best in your leadership style.
FREE TO LEAD: THE DECISION-MAKING ETHOS OF HEALTHY, GROWING CHURCHES
Leader: Rod Stafford
Decisions matter. The decisions organizations make concerning what they do, why they do it, and how exactly they are going to accomplish it shape the future of the organization and impact its very existence. For Christians, the decisions made in local congregations especially matter. How can we develop a decision-making ethos that maintains hierarchical clarity and still provides the creativity and collective wisdom of collaboration? Senior Pastor Rod Stafford will elaborate.