PASTORAL CARE 403, Leadership Development

Description: This class will be an opportunity for seasoned Pastoral Caregivers to examine Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek and how it applies to their parish. Several experts on leadership will be guest speakers throughout the course. The course moderator will facilitate discussion questions and guide the students through the course material. Students may present informal case studies as needed. We will not have a formal rotation and verbatim format. In session nine, the moderator will assist the students in establishing goals and systems. This class is for clergy only.


Confirmed Guest Speakers: Bp. John of Worcester, Bp. Neofitos of Nyeri, Fr. Michael Nasser, Fr. Paul Abernathy, and Dn. Michael Hyatt 

Moderator: Fr. Adam Lowell Roberts, President of St. Athanasius

Dates: January 19 – March 16, 2023
Length of course: 9 weeks/classes
Time: Thursdays from 1:00 – 2:00 PM Eastern 
Class length: 60~ minutes per class
Maximum Number of students: 11
Jurisdiction: Open to all Orthodox clergy of all jurisdictions

Cost: $90

Deacons: We presume that deacons who register have received a blessing from their priest to take this class.