Communication and Conflict Management
Time & Location
About the Event
Start Date: 11/7/21 - 1/7/22 - This is an 8-week course (no class on 12/26 or 1/2)
Course Instructor: Gary Buckingham
Text: Communication and Conflict Management in Churches and Christian Organizations (please purchase book prior to start date)
Author: Kenneth O. Gangel and Samuel A. Canine
Course Introduction: For better or worse, communication and conflict are day to day realities. Good or bad communication changes relationships and organizations. The good news is that effective communication skills can be learned and conflict can be overcome. The text examines recent studies in social sciences and filters the findings through Scripture. This course will equip Christians with Scriptural strategies that build trust in relationships through healthy dialogue.
Who Should Take This Course: This is a 300-level course designed to give leaders the communication skills they need to build healthy relationships, teams, and organizations. It is a deep dive into communication skills that ministry leaders will tremendously benefit from. This course will also benefit any Christians seeking to improve their communications both personally and professionally.