Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Spiritual Intelligence The following slides complement the introductory training workshop provided by Alan E Nelson. They are not to be resold or used.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Spiritual Intelligence The following slides complement the introductory training workshop provided by Alan E Nelson. They are not to be resold or used."— Presentation transcript:

1 Spiritual Intelligence The following slides complement the introductory training workshop provided by Alan E Nelson. They are not to be resold or used commercially.

2 Aging Without Maturing Kronos: Quantity “How long?” Kairos: Quality “Is it ready?”

3 Where’s the fruit?

4 ?

5 Thinking of church a bit differently

6 How We Minister vs. Jesus We have buildings… he didn’t We have buildings… he didn’t We are centralized… he stayed on the move We are centralized… he stayed on the move We seek large numbers… he often fled them We seek large numbers… he often fled them We seek programs… he sought relationships We seek programs… he sought relationships We use curriculum…he created experiences We use curriculum…he created experiences We seek warm bodies…he hand selected a team We seek warm bodies…he hand selected a team We do ministry… he equipped ministers We do ministry… he equipped ministers

7 WDJD? What did Jesus do?

8 Ingredient #1 Pick a Travel Team Pick a Travel Team

9 Travel Team Qualities * 3-12 *Covenantal Commitment *MEA (Mutually Earned Accountability)

10 Levels of Accountability Level 1: Casual (informal, friendly, low) Level 2: Convictional (informal, low-med.) Level 3: Covenantal (MEA, intentional, med-high) Level 4: Concerted (formal, 1-way, high) Level 5: Controlled (formal, 1-way, extreme high)

11 Logistics Gender issues Gender issues Candidate qualities Candidate qualities Environment conditions Environment conditions Timing Timing Duration Duration Structure Structure

12 Ingredient #2 Pursue Directions Pursue Directions

13 Degrees of Directions Biblical- fundamental Biblical- fundamental Explanatory/expositional Explanatory/expositional Topical/applicable Topical/applicable Complementary Complementary Music/arts/discussions Music/arts/discussions Nature/arts/God-sightings Nature/arts/God-sightings

14 Ingredient #3 Experiencing the Journey Experiencing the Journey

15 Experiencing the Journey Death by lecture Death by lecture Active learning Active learning Adult learning Adult learning Designing experiences Designing experiences Design Design Deploy Deploy Debrief Debrief Simulated experiences Simulated experiences

16 Experiencing the Journey Creating Experiences In Church Creating Experiences In Church Engaging the senses Engaging the senses Facilitating discussion Facilitating discussion Arts/media Arts/media Mnemonic symbols/souvenirs Mnemonic symbols/souvenirs

17 Ingredient #4 Path Finding Path Finding Having one Having one Being one Being one

18 Path Finding vs… Mentoring… Path Finding is more mutual than one way Mentoring… Path Finding is more mutual than one way Coaching… Path Finding has experience, while coaching doesn’t necessarily Coaching… Path Finding has experience, while coaching doesn’t necessarily Teaching… Path Finding facilitates Socratic discussion more than being the answer person Teaching… Path Finding facilitates Socratic discussion more than being the answer person

19 Too Heavy or Too Light DIRECTIONS Judgmental Judgmental Confuses knowledge with application / academic Confuses knowledge with application / academic Self-righteous Self-righteous Vulnerable to heresy Vulnerable to heresy Wandering Wandering Up & down spiritually due to lack of grounding Up & down spiritually due to lack of grounding

20 Too Heavy or Too Light TRAVEL TEAM Lack of purpose Lack of purpose Exclusive / closed to “outsiders” Exclusive / closed to “outsiders” Confuses Christian fellowship with maturity Confuses Christian fellowship with maturity Low application due to nil accountability Low application due to nil accountability Self-centered Self-centered Lonely Lonely

21 Too Heavy or Too Light EXPERIENCES Emotionalism / entertainment driven Emotionalism / entertainment driven Spiritual pride Spiritual pride Pharisaic / judgmental / good deeds driven Pharisaic / judgmental / good deeds driven Intellectualism Intellectualism Low retention Low retention Little passion Little passion

22 Too Heavy or Too Light PATH FINDING Vulnerable to manipulation Vulnerable to manipulation Hero worship Hero worship Path Finder control and pride Path Finder control and pride Slow growth Slow growth Unnecessary pain Unnecessary pain Hit and miss searching Hit and miss searching Consumerism (by not becoming a Path Finder) Consumerism (by not becoming a Path Finder)

23

24 How did we miss it?


Download ppt "Spiritual Intelligence The following slides complement the introductory training workshop provided by Alan E Nelson. They are not to be resold or used."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google