The W. E. Crumes Ministerial Training Institute, named after the late Chief Bishop, is a nationally organized effort dedicated to the spiritual, intellectual and emotional growth and improvement of our church. The Institute has partnered with Moody Bible Institute of Chicago, Illinois, to provide a three-year curriculum of study that will be available to pastors, ministers, evangelists and interested lay people. The Institute will also provide a vehicle for the advancement and growth of our brotherhood through strategic evangelistic efforts. This year’s courses include:
W.E. CRUMES INSTITUTE EXPANSION As we expand the W.E. Crumes Institute, we will continue the training courses for ministers; Sermon Preparation, Church Doctrine, and Church Administration. We are adding Working at the Altar. Registration for these classes is $50, and are mandatory for those seeking ordination. A new Module is being added this year, “Leaders Impacting Leaders,” that focuses on Personal Growth, Leadership development and Ministry training. We are offering an introductory Mastermind course, “Developing the Leader Within You,” based on the book “Developing The Leader Within You 2.0” by Dr. John C. Maxwell; being taught by Bishop S. T. Goodlow, a Certified Independent Speaker, Trainer, & Coach with The John Maxwell Team. The first session will be Wednesday, July 10th at 10:50 am. This is being offered to you complimentary. We simply ask that you register with $35.00 for the lunch that’s included with the session. Registration for this session is required as there is limited seating. YOU MUST REGISTER BY JULY 1, 2019
We are offering you the opportunity take this Mastermind Course for a fraction of the regular cost ($300), with a $225 scholarship. This scholarship is your opportunity to seriously grow yourself and the ministry God has given you. This $225 scholarship is for a LIMITED-TIME only. To take advantage of this offer, you must register by July 15, 2019. That’s $300 of personal growth for only $75 · The Mastermind course consist of 10 monthly live teaching sessions · Worksheets for each session · One-on-one coaching if requested · Unlimited On-demand access to all teaching sessions
SESSION TOPICS 1. The Definition of Leadership: Influence 2. The Key to Leadership: Priorities 3. The Foundation of Leadership: Character 4. The Ultimate Test of Leadership: Creating Positive Change 5. The Quickest Way to Gain Leadership: Problem Solving 6. The Extra Plus in Leadership: Attitude 7. The Heart of Leadership: Serving People 8. The Indispensable Quality of Leadership: Vision 9. The Price Tag of Leadership: Self-Discipline 10. The Expansion of Leadership: Personal Growth
Sermon Preparation and Homiletics: A required course for all ordination candidates but also serves as a wonderful refresher course for returning students. Participants will explore the proper formation and presentation of topical, textual and expository sermons.
Please note: Various workbooks, CD’s and other educational materials will be available for sale during institute sessions. ALL pastors, ministers and evangelists are expected to register for the Institute and attend the Ministerial Institute sessions as listed on the convention schedule.
This is an exciting time in the history of our church! If you have any questions about the Institute, contact Bishop Rex Waddell at (618) 394-8901 or firstname.lastname@example.org.