Pastoral Leadership and Management for Mission (PLMM)
This 6-month program is divided into 6 clusters: the first (4) clusters focus on Pastoral Leadership and the 2 focus on Pastoral management. Each cluster has a module that focuses on pastoral andragogy or instructional practices for adult learners.
The PLMM is designed to facilitate transformation in pastoral leaders' perspectives and behaviors by renewing and updating them with new insights in pastoral theology, approaches and practices of pastoral leadership as well as practical management skills geared towards more effective mission in their communities.
Realities guiding the modules:
1. Leadership : A Pastoral Approach
Understand the distinctiveness and plurality of pastoral leadership and followership and test these understandings against the participants' own experiences with the local cultural context.
2. Leadership in Context
3. Leadership Ethics for Pastoral Care
Ethical principles that would enable the participants to lead with compassion and sound morals.
4. Leadership for Mission
5. Management: A Pastoral Approach
6. Management Skills for Pastoral Leaders
Completion of the PLMM program will lead to a Diploma in Pastoral Leadership and Management and serve as a requirement for the MA in Pastoral Ministry.