Category Archives: OPW: Orientation to Pastoral Work 2019 + 2020

OPW#2.03 What is the pastoral task?

Ephesians 4:11 And his gifts were that some should be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, some pastors and teachers, 12 to equip the saints (Equip = mend = made whole/functional)for the work of ministry, for building up the body of … Continue reading

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OPW#2.02 Application Presentation

ORIENTATION TO PASTORAL WORK, Session 2.2 – October 20, 2020TO: Tasks and Organization (Administration = Paperwork)Application: The Church as a Family of God, part 1. Church family systems, facilitating change. 1. We are a functional family of God where Jesus … Continue reading

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OPW#2.01 Methodology Presentation

ORIENTATION TO PASTORAL WORK, Session 2.1 – October 20, 2020TO: Tasks and Organization (Administration = Paperwork = this is a job.)Methodology: The Church as Organism and Organization; getting things done through other people. Equipping the saints for works of ministry … Continue reading

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Move Wesley questions from Clergy Session to OPW class?

Move Wesley questions from Clergy Session to OPW class.

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What is the mental model of the GTD/NPM?

GTD/NPM: Focus: GTD – the Natural Planning Model Step 1: Defining Purpose and Principles This was a fun one. I got out a blank sheet of paper and wrote at the top: “If I were to feel thrilled about my … Continue reading

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What is the mental model of the Journal 2/5/20?

Journal 2/5/20 I was able to pair the Logitech keyboard. The concept in the night was that I simply need to tie my research into the developing the process/program, and then run the program. CHURCH – Orientation to Pastoral WorkPA: … Continue reading

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What is the mental model of the GTD/NPM: PA: Circles + Listening =?

GTD/NPM: PA: Circles + Listening = Focus: GTD/NPM Focus: CHURCH – Orientation to Pastoral Work, PA: Circles + Listening = GTD – the Natural Planning ModelBORING: to be disinterested in my people. To be a hireling.EXCITING: I emotionally respond to … Continue reading

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What is the mental model of the GTD/NPM: S..R: Sermon + Blog =?

GTD/NPM: S..R: Sermon + Blog = Focus: GTD/NPM Focus: CHURCH – Orientation to Pastoral Work, S..R: Sermon + Blog = GTD – the Natural Planning ModelBORING: EXCITING: I express my CliftonStrengths; I learn, see patterns and needs, and understand what … Continue reading

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What is the mental model of the GTD/NPM: Church-TO?

Focus: GTD/NPM Focus: CHURCH – Orientation to Pastoral Work, TO: Mark Forster + GTD Sorting = Flywheel GTD – the Natural Planning ModelBORING: phoning it in.EXCITING: I am on top of my work and GTD clear. I express my CliftonStrengths; … Continue reading

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What is the mental model of the GTD/NPM: CHURCH-Disciple Making?

GTD/NPM: CHURCH-Disciple Making Focus: GTD/NPM Focus: CHURCH – Orientation to Pastoral Work: Disciple MakingDM: Circles (Prayer Tool) + Discipleship System (FISH) = Ambidextrous Church. GTD – the Natural Planning ModelBORING: EXCITING: I express my CliftonStrengths; I learn, see patterns and … Continue reading

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