Leadership Resources

Church Leaders

Leadership is an extension of discipleship. It calls for Christians who are committed to increasing their leadership skills and deepening their spiritual practices. Here are tips and tools for congregational leaders, both lay and clergy.

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January 8, 2013

Suggested Church Positions

Positions Suggested for Organizing Ministry Each congregation shall provide for a comprehensive program of nurture, outreach, and witness, along with […]

Suggested Church Positions
February 24, 2016

Trustees - What’s My Job?

Trustees Committee is elected by their congregation to lead in the stewardship of property. Participating in this webinar will help […]

Webinar
Trustees
February 12, 2016

Recommendations for Hiring a Weekday Preschool Ministry Director

Since each weekday preschool ministry program is different, the staffing needs related to the weekday preschool ministry program will also […]

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Paid Staff Position Descriptions
February 12, 2016

Recommendations for Hiring Nursery Caregivers

The nursery caregiver is committed and willing to support the Christian faith and the vision and mission of The United […]

Article
Paid Staff Position Descriptions
February 12, 2016

Recommendations for Hiring Older Adult Ministry Staff

Older-adult ministry is never simply ministry to or for older adults; rather, it is ministry  […]

Article
Paid Staff Position Descriptions
February 12, 2016

Recommendations for Hiring Family and Intergenerational Ministries Staff

Staff people for intergenerational and family ministries need knowledge and skills in several areas to be effective: Biblical literacy; […]

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Paid Staff Position Descriptions
February 12, 2016

Recommendations for Hiring a Children’s Ministry Director

A director of children’s ministry needs knowledge and skills in several areas in order to be effective:  […]

Article
Paid Staff Position Descriptions
February 12, 2016

Recommendations for Hiring Camp & Retreat Ministry Staff

Staff people leading specialized experiential learning and faith formation ministries full time or as a dimension of their leadership need […]

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Local Church
February 12, 2016

Recommendations for Hiring Adult Ministries Staff

Faith formation is a life-long process in which people claim their identity as beloved children of God and their call […]

Article
Paid Staff Position Descriptions
February 3, 2016

Nominations/Leadership Development Committee: What’s My Job?

Nominations/Leadership Development Committees in vibrant, healthy congregations will identify, train, and support spiritual leaders. This requires a plan beyond […]

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Nominations Committee
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