Disciples News Service

Missouri Meeting To Discuss Mentoring Church Leaders

If you have a desire to find out more about how to mentor church leaders, you can attend a meeting where the topic will be studied. A gathering entitled "Mentoring Church Leaders" will take place Sept. 10 at Rock Bridge Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Columbia, Mo. The guest speaker will be Disciples pastor, consultant, coach, church planter, and author Bill Tenny-Brittian.

The meeting is designed to help participants understand the difference between apprenticeship and mentoring and coaching. Attendees also will get an opportunity to develop coaching questions that affect behaviors, know when to terminate the mentoring relationship, and how to evaluate their effectiveness, among other skills. It is sponsored by the Missouri School of Religion – Center for Rural Ministry in Jefferson City, Mo. To register or learn more, go to msrcrm.vinehosting.com/coursesevents/continuing-ed/mentoring-church-leaders/