224 – Administration and Polity
|Winter 2019: Dec. 7, Jan. 4, Feb. 1||Roy Spore||
This course focuses on developing the student’s competency as an administrator in a United Methodist congregation.
Students will be able to:
- Articulate a biblical and theological understanding of polity.
- Understand and explain the polity of The United Methodist Church, including conferencing, oversight, and discipline.
- Articulate the nature of stewardship biblically and theologically.
- Identify techniques and develop skills as effective administrators of local churches, including financial management.