COS 224 - Administration & Polity

COS 224: Administration & Polity - Winter 2020
1/10/2020 - 1/25/2020 -


 

January 10-11, 24-25, 2020

Schedule:
5:45pm Friday: Worship
7:00-10:15pm Friday: Class
7:45am-4:15pm Saturday: Class

 

 

Syllabi will be available at http://www.centerforministry.com/ms-course-of-study.html

COS 224- Polity and Administration

 

Texts:  

Laceye Warner - The Method of Our Mission 

Lovett Weems - Leadership in the Wesleyan Spirit

Reference:        

2012 Book of Discipline*

 *Students will have the book from a previous class or Licensing School

 

COS 224- Polity and Administration

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.

 

This course focuses on the pastor’s formation and competency in the role of pastoral administrator, with the goal of achieving a unity of doing and being. Emphasis is given to the development of administrative skills in keeping with the theology and polity of The United Methodist Church.

 

 


On-Line Registration

Registration fee - No Lodging = $80.00: $80.00 Register

Registration $80.00 + Single Room 180.00 = $260.00: $260.00 Register

Registration $80.00 + Double Room = 170.00: $170.00 Register


Location

McRae Christian Center
Millsaps College
1701 N. State St., Jackson, Mississippi 39210