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AD390m Congregation Establishment & Administration 2


Required Texts: Text to be determined.


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Taking Your Parish From Good to Great: 
Best Practices in Parish Management   (Zech)
Audio CD, MP3 Lecture Topic Titles
Introduction to Church Management: What Must a Pastor Know? 
Leadership in a Faith-based Organization 
Hiring and Motivating Parish Staff and Volunteers 
Managing Conflict in a Parish Setting 
Forming and Assessing Parish Staff Through Performance Management 
Identifying Critical Success Factors:
                                                     Parish Performance Measurement Systems 
Myths and Realities Concerning Parish Stewardship 
Reaching the Home Church Through Technology 
Effective Use of Parish Advisory Groups 
Parish Internal Financial Controls 
Parish Pastoral Planning 
Parish Reconfiguration: Managing Parish Mergers and Clustering