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Adapted from lectures delivered at Willow Creek’s Leadership Summit by 5 of today’s most influential leaders, this course offers principles of effective multicultural leadership. In this course, you will learn how to become a transformational leader, identify the enemies of a growing church, develop problem-solving strategies, resolve to complete your God-given mission, and effectively lead multicultural communities.
This course is provided by Willow Creek (willowcreek.org)
Legacy CollectionThis course is part of a collection of courses taught by world-class evangelical professors from across the globe on a variety of topics. The lessons are presented on an intermediate to college or seminary level and provide a wealth of information for those who want to dig deeper into their faith. Select courses in the collection are from the Institute of Theological Studies (ITS), which was acquired by Our Daily Bread University.
- Identify models or stages of leadership that culminate in transformational leadership.
- Describe the major enemies of a growing church.
- Discuss keys to problem-solving.
- Resolve to complete his/her God-given mission.
- Understand effective leadership in multicultural communities.
- Wilberforce University, BA
- Bishop College
- Wagner College, Honorary DD
- Nyack College/Alliance Theological Seminary, Honorary DD
- Alliance Theological Seminary, MA, MDiv
- Grace Graduate School of Theology, PhD
- Southern California School of Ministry, Honorary DD
- United Theological Seminary, DMin
- University of Illinois, BA
- Post-graduate studies at Pepperdine University, Hebrew Union College, the University of Judaism, Christ Church and Magdalene College at Oxford University in England
- Fuller Theological Seminary, DMin
- Ashland Theological Seminary, Honorary DMin
- Saint John’s University and Luther Theological Seminary
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I feel like these courses are vital to anyone trying to not only live right but to be a leader. Most people in leadership are someone totally different at home. I’m so grateful to know that I am needed just the way I am created.Lillie
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