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Phil Schroeder & Kay Kotan – Launching Leaders: Developing leaders in the local church

Participants will receive a certificate for 1-hour CEU credit. Kay Kotan is a professionally credentialed coach who has coached hundreds of pastors and churches across the nation, helping them become more vital in reaching new people.  She has authored more than a dozen books on church and leadership transformation.  Kotan was the primary creator of the Small Church Initiative under ... Read More


Bishop Kenneth Carder: Being an Effective Pastor in the 21st Century: Lessons learned from 50 years of ministry

Participants receive a certificate for 1-hour CEU following the online class. Bishop Kenneth Lee Carder is a retired Bishop of the United Methodist Church. In 1980 he received the Doctor of Ministry Degree from Vanderbilt Divinity School. Bishop Carder has served churches in Gaithersburg, Maryland, Bristol, Tennessee, Abingdon, Virginia and Knoxville and Oak Ridge, Tennessee. While in Oak Ridge, he ... Read More