Drawing on "voices of experience" from across a diverse denominational cross-section, this useful study of management principles should be required reading not only for church leaders but for administrators of Christian schools, camps, and parachurch ministries. Contributors apply sound management principles to all aspects of ministry and provide a theological foundation for godly leadership. 400 pages, hardcover from B&H.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 400 Vendor: B & H Publishing Group Publication Date: 2005
Dimensions: 9.0 X 6.0 X 0.50 (inches) ISBN: 0805431233 ISBN-13: 9780805431230 Availability: In Stock
Management Essentials for Christian Ministries is a thorough examination of management principles for Christian ministries including churches, denominations, and parachurch organizations. Contributors represent a diverse denominational cross section.Study of management principles is required coursework for seminary students today. Management Essentials for Christian Ministries represents a thorough treatment of all issues regarding church administration and functions and provides a theological grounding for organizational approaches to church management.
Michael J. Anthony is professor of Christian Education at Biola University/Talbot School of Theology and has served as a visiting professor of Christian Education at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He received his Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate School and has authored several books on Christian education. He resides in Irvine, California.James Estep, Jr. serves as professor of Christian Education and director of academic assessment and faculty development as well as associate dean of the Christian Ministries Field for Lincoln Christian College and Seminary. He earned his Ph.D. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He resides with his family in Lincoln, Illinois.