Thursday, February 12, 2015

Fast Five: Pastoral Leadership Development

Today's FAST 5 features five leaders who focus on helping churches with pastoral leadership development. You can view an extensive listing of pastoral leadership trainers on the 4:12 Network. Go to the searchable database and look for Pastoral Leadership selections in the Ministry Focus. Select the area of pastoral leadership most relevant for your need.

Rodney Harrison, Missouri
Rodney's passion is to help every believer connect with others through the gifts, talents, interests and experience God has given them. He is the author of two books on church planting from the perspective of the existing local church, and he serves as Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness, Dean of Online Education, Director of Doctoral Studies and as an associate professor of Christian Education at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. View Profile

Argile Smith, Mississippi
Argile is the founder of The Center for Encouraging Pastors which exists to encourage pastors to excellence in ministry. Argile's desire is to encourage, equip, and support new and seasoned pastors, both fulltime and bivocational, through educational opportunities and a variety of services and pastoral resources. View Profile.

Ed Lycett, Georgia
Ed's focus is in the area of "intentional interim" ministry. As an “intentional interim” he assists churches in determining how best to fulfill the Great Commission. Ed helps the church develop leadership and provides guidance as churches prepare for God's leadership through a new Pastor. View Profile

Bill Tyler, Florida
Bills experience and passion is used to help pastors learn how to shepherd their flock.  He brings to the table a wealth of knowledge in the areas of Transformational Church consulting, evangelism, mentoring, and leadership training. View Profile

Mike Smith, Tennessee
Mike has numerous ministry experiences that have equipped him to help churches. These experiences include ministry through LifeWay Christian Resources where he served as an Evangelism specialist, Church Ministry Specialist, and Church Consultant. He is skilled at helping pastors in the area of evangelism, discipleship, and church health. View Profile

FAST 5 is a weekly post featuring five 4:12 Network members, affiliates, resources, and/or other helpful information that you can reference while developing plans for your discipleship ministry.
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