Training Retreat

On Being an Elder (from Christian Board of Publication)

 (from Disciples Home Missions)

  • Elders Lead by Ruth Fletcher, Regional Minister of the  Christian Church in  Montana
  • Your Ministry as an Elder by Judy Turner
  • Church Leadership by Lovett H. Weems

Elders’ Resource Series

(from Disciples Seminary Foundation)

  • The Ministry of Elders: A Handbook for Elders in Congregations of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) by Edwin C. Linberg and Rod Parrott
  • The Teaching Ministry of Elders in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) by Ruth A. Fletcher
  • The Call and Nurture of Ministers: A Manual for Elders in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Alton Beaver, editor
  • Spiritually Informed Pastoral Care: The Elder’s Ministry of Caregiving in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) by Joseph D. Driskill
  • The Spiritual Leadership of Disciples Elders: Leading the Church as a Spiritual Community by Ronald C. Greene
  • A Service of Installation with Forms for the Ordaining and Commissioning of Elders in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) by Keith Watkins

 

Books on Table Leadership