Conflict Management #1400

“In hindsight, if you asked which one orientation class that every employee, every church member, and every parent needs to attend, it would be this one.”  Dr. Mike     These lectures will assist you in working within the corporate church. If you find it difficult to work with others within the church context, this series will open your ears and heart in becoming a more effective leader within the Body of Christ.  ( 16 Lectures by Dr. Terry Wise, Audio Lesson #1400)


General Outline

1A.                Introduction to the Problems of Conflict in the Church

1B.                What Do Church Members Fight Over

2A.                Conflict as Described in the Bible

2B.                Causes of Conflict

3A.                Causes of Conflict – Part 2

3B.                Why The Church is an Unique Environment For Conflict

4A.                Symptoms of Conflict

4B.                Periods When Conflict Occurs Most Often

5A.                The Unwritten Rules within a Church

5B.                The Conflict Cycle

6A.                The Emotional Challenges

6B.                How To Develop Trust, Risk, Growth Within Groups

7A.                Communications in Conflict

7B.                Personal Conflict Style

8A.                Conflict Management Defined

8B.                Strategies to Clarify the Issues

9A.                When to Ask For Third-Party Assistance

9B.                How To Re-stabilize the Church Through Change

10A.              Preventive Conflict Strategies

10B.              Preventive Conflict Strategies – Continued

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