Program Quick Facts

Online and On Campus

New Sections:
Oct. 6, 2014 - Dec. 19, 2014 January 19, 2015 - April 10, 2015
June 1, 2015 - August 14, 2015

CEUs:
Total: 2.4

Location:
Online

Price:
Total Institute: $1,995
Down Payment: $1,000
Remaining Balance Payment:
$995 (Required to be paid before the fourth session)

Note:
This certificate is available for continuing education units (CEUs) and is not available for academic credit.

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Pastoral Leadership Institute - Featuring Bishop T.D. Jakes

 

New Sections:
October 6, 2014 - December 19, 2014
January 19, 2015 - April 10, 2015
June 1, 2015 - August 14, 2015

Initially customized for the Potters House International Pastors Association (PHIPA) network, the Pastoral Leadership Institute is designed to provide the most dynamic and relevant training to any individual looking to develop in pastoral and ministry leadership. Through personal leadership development and practical, intensive training sessions pastoral leaders who successfully complete the program will earn a Certificate in Pastoral Leadership from Regent University.

Certificate Available | 2.4 CEUs

Institute Description:

Initially customized for the Potters House International Pastors Association (PHIPA) network, the Pastoral Leadership Institute is designed to provide the most dynamic and relevant training to any individual looking to develop in pastoral and ministry leadership. Through personal leadership development and practical, intensive training sessions pastoral leaders who successfully complete the program will earn a Certificate in Pastoral Leadership from Regent University.

Program Learning Outcomes:

  1. Assessment of Strengths and Areas of Improvement
  2. Understand the Difference between Leadership and Management
  3. Identify the Roadblocks to Change Implementation

 

Session Topics:

Informational Session - Institute Overview and Launch

Session I - Advanced Personal Leadership Effectiveness and Practice

Session II - Leadership and Team Development

Session III - Transitioning from Secular to Ministry Leadership

Session IV - Leadership and the Business of Church Administration

Session V - Community Leadership

Session VI - Leadership Dynamics

Session VII - Strategy, Planning and Leading Change

Session VIII - Developing Emerging Leaders

Additional Session - PRO_D Assessment / Interpretation

 

Learning Outcomes Per Session:

Informational Session - Institute Overview and Launch

  • Gain Greater Understanding of the Institute
  • Become Familar with the Technology Used
  • Participate in Introductions with Cohort
  • Review the Syllubus

Session I - Advanced Personal Leadership Effectiveness and Practice

  • Intensive on Advanced Leadership Practice
  • Personal Leadership Assessment and Profile
  • Overview and Orientation of the Institute

Session II - Leadership and Team Development

  • Creative Organizational Culture
  • Leadership Team Selection
  • Person - Job Fit and Alignment

Session III - Transitioning from Secular to Ministry Leadership

  • The Trust Factor
  • The Art of Delegation - Postive and Negative
  • Identifying Creativity Among Others

Session IV - Leadership and the Business of Church Administration

  • Leadership v. Management
  • Stewardship and Financial Management
  • Process Improvement as Strategy
  • Current Topics in Church Administration

Session V - Community Leadership

  • Leadership and Community Engagement
  • Navigating Politics and the Dynamics of Municipal Government
  • Partnerships and Collaboration as Strategy

Session VI - Leadership Dynamics

  • Conflict Management and Dealing with Difficult People
  • Creating Win - Win Solutions through the Art of Negotiation
  • Positioning for Success through Leadership Communication

Session VII - Strategy, Planning and Leading Change

  • Visioning and Designing Change
  • Strategic Planning and Budgeting
  • Performance Management
  • Overcoming Roadblocks to Change Implementation

Session VIII - Developing Emerging Leaders

  • Leader - Follower Alignment
  • Leadership, Mentoring and Coaching
  • Leadership Development as Strategy
  • Redefining Pastoral Leadership for the 21st Century Church
  • Culminating Project Guidance: Develop a Church Growth Strategy and Plan

Additional Session - PRO_D Assessment / Interpretation

PRO-D Development(TM) Leadership Assessment is a professional development instrument for leaders that measures convergence of an individual's:

PRO-D produces an astonishingly accurate perspective of how the different dimensions of mission, style and competency interact for the Person - Role - Organization. PRO-D provides leadership profiles and enables self-awareness of individuals to:

  • Identify Core Compentencies
  • Identify Management Style
  • Identify motivations to Action

Institute Price:

Entire Program: $1,995
Down Payment: $1,000
Remaining Balance Payment: $995

Continuing Education Units:

Entire Certificate: 24 Contact Hours or 2.4 CEUs

Session Schedule:

Informational Session: Institute Overview and Launch
October 6, 2014 - October 12, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
January 19, 2015 - January 25, 2015 
June 1, 2015 - June 7, 2015

Session One - Advanced Personal Leadership Effectiveness and Practice
October 13, 2014 - October 19, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
January 20, 2015 - February 1, 2015
June 1, 2015 - June 7, 2015

Session Two - Leadership and Team Development
October 20, 2014 - October 26, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
February 2, 2015 - February 8, 2015 
June 8, 2015 - June 14, 2015

Session Three - Transitioning From Secular to Ministry Leadership
October 27, 2014 - November 2, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
February 9, 2015 - February 15, 2015 
June 15, 2015 - June 21, 2015

Session Four - Leadership and the Business of Church Administration
November 3, 2014 - November 9, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
February 16, 2015 - February 22, 2015 
June 22, 2015 - June 28, 2015

Session Five - Community Leadership
November 10, 2014 - November 16, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class will be in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
February 23, 2015 - March 1, 2015 
July 13, 2015 - July 19, 2015

Session Six - Leadership Dynamics
November 17, 2014 - November 23, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
March 2, 2015 - March 8, 2015 
July 20, 2015 - July 26, 2015

Session Seven - Strategy, Planning and Leading Change
November 24, 2014 - December 7, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
March 16, 2015 - March 22, 2015 
July 27, 2015 - August 2, 2015 

Session Eight - Developing Emerging Leaders
December 8, 2014 - December 14, 2014 | 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Eastern Live Stream | Onsite Class is in Regent University Divinty Building, Room 151

New Sessions:
March 23, 2015 - March 29, 2015 
August 3, 2015 - August 9, 2015

Additional Session - PRO_D Assessment / Interpretation
Various Times - Completed by December 19, 2014

Note:
Graduates will be acknowledged at the International Pastors and Leaders Conference 2015

Discover the Regent Difference:

  • Students may make a downpayment
  • Taught entirely online.
  • No application process.
  • No registration fees.

Instructors:

Bishop T.D. Jakes
Bishop TD JakesBishop T.D. Jakes--iconic preacher, bestselling author, and entrepreneur--has inspired millions of people around the world. Here he writes from the peak of his personal power about how to experience the satisfaction of a life well lived. If you long to conquer the jungles of life, INSTINCT offers the personal and professional tools needed to navigate your course successfully and according to God's design.

Leadership Instructors:
Julianne Cenac; Ph.D.:
Julianne Cenac Julianne Cenac; Ph.D. has 18 years of experience in strategy, organization design, leadership and professional development. Working with nonprofit, commercial and government organizations in the United States, Australia, the Middle East, China, and the Caribbean, she has led and consulted with organizations, designing and launching successful new divisions. Dr. Cenac has also helped develop strategies and plans for growth and emerging market opportunities and equipped leaders and professionals to improve organizational and employee performance.

Formerly a senior-level consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton, she has worked directly with national and executive leaders within public sector, private sector and nonprofit organizations to transform and restructure institutions affecting up to 200,000 employees. While there, she also served in the firm's world-class Center for Performance Excellence, training new consultants in strategy and organizational assessment. Most recently, she worked within Regent's School of Global Leadership & Entrepreneurship serving as director of the Center for Effective Organizations.

Bobby Hill, Ed.D.Bobby Hill
Dr. Bobby Hill was born and raised in San Marcos, Texas, and has served as a full-time minister for 41 years. His early leadership experience came from serving as a missionary in both Western and Eastern Europe. A pioneer at heart, he went on to plant three large churches in Texas prior to coming to Virginia to attend Regent University.

While living in Chesapeake, VA, he accepted the Senior Pastorate of New Life Christian Fellowship and led its growth from a little over 200 people to over 2,500 in six years as he established 7 congregations using a non-traditional multiplying model. Consequently, the church was listed among the 200 fastest growing churches in North America in 1996 and among the 100 fastest growing congregations in 1997. In 2012, Dr. Hill launched a new church in northern Suffolk, Riverbend Church. Bobby and his wife, Carrie, reside in Suffolk and have two married sons and four grandchildren. He enjoys boating, fishing, travel, reading, cooking, and golf.

Antipas Harris, Ph.D.:
Dr. Anitpas HarrisDr. Harris is an ordained ministry within A House of the Living God, Church of Jesus Christ, and is an ordained bishop with the Life Enrichment Ministries International with a Holiness Mission. He currently serves as an Assistant Professor at Regent University in Practical Theology and Church Ministry. Dr. Harris also serves as the Director of the Youth & Urban Renewal Center at Regent University in Virginia Beach, VA (USA). Prior to Regent University School of Divinity, he an Adjunct Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT.

Harris has published many book reviews, articles, journals, chapters and books.His most recent being, “Holy Spirit, Holy Living,” and “For Such a Time as This: Re-imaging Practical Theology for Independent Pentecostal Churches” published in 2010.

Antipas holds a Doctor of Ministry in Practical Theology (Church and Society) from Boston University School of Theology, a Masters of Sacred Theology from Yale University Divinity School, a Masters of Divinity from Candler School of Theology (Emory University), and a Bachelors of Arts in Creative Music Technologies and Religion from LaGrange College where he graduated with cum laude honors.

Eric Majette:
Eric MajetteEric Majette is the Founder and President of the Christian Business Chamber of America (The fastest growing Christian Chamber across the Nation). He is also the  Founder and Senior Pastor of Guiding Light Church International. He received his Bachelors degree from Norfolk State University with a concentration in Marketing and a Masters of Divinity Degree in 2009.  

He is currently the Senior Vice President of Business Development for Air Britt, LLC as well as 25% owner. Air Britt is the latest Air Chamber Technology company in the orthopedic brace industry. Prior to his role at CBC, he rose to the top of the corporate level as a senior sales executive at several fortune 500 companies such as Verizon Business and Xerox. He has more than 25 years of experience as a successful senior corporate sales and business development executive. His expertise is in launching new products and solutions across multiple industries. As a principle-centered and progressive leader with strong team building and interpersonal skills, he is a six-time President's Club winner with the Xerox Corporation. He is also a seasoned professional in training, managing and growing revenue within Federal, Public Sector, Commercial and Major Account markets. He is known as a true trendsetter as a pastor, entrepreneur, educator, community and marketplace leader.

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Carlton Reed:
Carlton Reed As a professional trainer, Carlton Reed is the founder and CEO of Great Expectations Seminars, Inc., with a mission to empower individuals to take inventory of their lives and maximize their potential by providing a seminar experience that is inspirational, dynamic and unforgettable. Previously serving fourteen years in the field of sales and customer service management, Carlton now speaks internationally to organizations and churches on a wide range of leadership and business topics to clients including the United States Marine Corps, Verizon Wireless, Fred Pryor Seminars and the U. S. Department of Homeland Security. To date, thousands have been impacted by his unique brand of inspirational-styled training. As a certified trainer, Carlton received awards for his training excellence in consistently exceeding client expectations. He is currently a featured guest speaker with Regent University Professional and Continued Education as well as National Seminars/Rockhurst University. Most recently, he authored the groundbreaking new book, Weapons of Mass Production, 21 Days to Uncommon Productivity with God. Carlton has been a featured guest on Trinity Broadcasting Network’s Praise the Lord program, and has also appeared on WATL’s program, Atlanta Live. A captivating inspirational speaker, Carlton has a unique gift for encouraging others to “see themselves as the heroes in their own adventures with God.” His training has been described as powerful, relevant and interactive.

Bruce Winston, Ph.D.:

Dr. Bruce Winston

Bruce Winston, Ph.D. has been a part of Regent University since 1991, both with the School of Business and the School of Business & Leadership (SBL). He has led the school as dean for seven years and has also served as interim director for the Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership program. He currently serves as a professor teaching in the Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership and Doctor of Strategic Leadership programs.

As a lecturer and consultant in the U.S., Canada, Europe and South Africa, Dr. Winston's expertise is in leadership, organizational development, university administration and strategic foresight. He also enjoys speaking and teaching in the areas of communication, quality improvement and marketing. Prior to his academic career of more than 22 years at Regent University, he led organizations in the commercial printing industry for 13 years.

Dr. Winston's research interests include servant leadership, organizational development and transformation, leadership development, distance education, and technology in higher education