School Administration

Follow the Leader

Contributor: Stephan Gingerich | File type : Teaching Material

Every person is a leader to someone. This session gives you a fresh glimpse into Jesus’ leadership and provide practical ways for you to serve those who look to you as a leader.

Essential Character Qualities for Communication Cross Culturally

Contributor: Joel Yoder | File type : Teaching Material

The challenges of cross-cultural communication are ever-present in missions today. How do we avoid the pitfalls of wrong communication, improper communication, or missing each other completely? In thi... Read More

Learning (and Enjoying) to Submit to Others

Contributor: Earl Peachy | File type : Teaching Material

Why so many books on leadership and so little on subjection one to another? Why an emphasis on being filled with the Spirit, becoming a discerning believer, learning to praise our great God, becoming ... Read More

Best Practices of Servant Leaders

Contributor: Gary Paul Miller | File type : Teaching Material

What makes a leader stand out? What are the keys that make a difference in leading well? In this session, we consider trademark values, motivations, and strategies of successful servant leaders.

Effective Administrative Writing

Contributor: Paul A Miller | File type : Teaching Material

We work with our heads, hands, and hearts–and we work with our words in mission administration. As with any other skill, you can train yourself to shape your thoughts and organize your words to make... Read More

Dos and Don’ts of Designated Donations

Contributor: Dennis Yoder | File type : Teaching Material

Restricted donations can cause dilemmas for an organization. Such donations may approach the line of personal gifts or be designated for projects outside the organization’s mission. In this session,... Read More

Using Deputized Fundraising to Support Your Ministry

Contributor: Nevin Beiler | File type : Teaching Material

Ministries can expand their fundraising networks by involving their workers. But to use deputized fundraising effectively, ministries need to know how to comply with legal requirements. This session e... Read More

“May I Have a Receipt?” Extending Your Mission with Proper Receipting

Contributor: Dennis Yoder | File type : Teaching Material

Donors expect us to issue donation receipts that allow them to deduct their contributions on their income tax returns. But do you know what critical elements must be included on your donation receipts... Read More

Leadership When Holes Have Sprung in Our Ship

Contributor: Kevin Bauman | File type : Teaching Material

Leadership: what an inspiring word! We get it started, we are moving forward, but then… what is happening? Something is going wrong! God’s mission is too important to turn a blind eye to the probl... Read More

Tools to Evaluate Working Relationships

Contributor: Lynford Burkholder | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

Relationships are important, but they can also be fraught with challenges. Lynford Burkholder gives tools to help evaluate relationships between staff, board, and patrons.