Description: We all face inevitable conflicts in our friendships,
homes, churches and workplaces.
These range from disputes between friends, to the contest
of wills between parents, children and teens, to sharp disagreements
at work over business goals.
Any leaders serious about growing a healthy organization
face many potential conflicts as they try to mobilize people
with varied personalities and gifts to work together for a
common vision. Learn
biblical principles you can use to resolve disagreements and
disputes in all areas of your life so you can grow in Christ,
build a healthy organization and witness His power to your
should attend: This seminar is for Christian adults of
all ages and life situations who are concerned about responding
to conflict biblically so they can grow stronger in Christ
and witness to His power in their friendships, homes, workplaces
What you will learn:
- Understanding conflict and the
Four G's -- the primary principles of biblical conflict
- Our responses to conflict
-- the Slippery Slope -- this memorable diagram
contrasts the different ways people respond to conflict
and shows which ways are most effective.
- Conflict provides opportunities
-- the 3 primary opportunities every conflict offers to
- Peacemaking is not optional
-- why peacemaking is crucial to our Christian witness.
this really worth fighting over? How to determine which things are not
yourself -- how to get the log out of your own eye
before you go to confront someone who's hurt you.
- The Seven A's of confession
-- how to say you're sorry in an effective and biblical
- When and how should you
go and confront someone?
- When and how should you
involve other people?
- Forgive as God forgave you
-- how to forgive others as God has forgiven you.
- A biblical approach to negotiating
-- how to work out just solutions using biblical principles.
Dealing with unreasonable people
-- guidelines on how to do it!
- Resources to help
kids, teens and adults prevent unhealthy conflict, resolve
it when it arises, and grow in their witness as a result.
During this fast-paced training well use illustrated
lecture, video drama, guided discussion on Bible passages,
handouts, role-plays, question and answer times, and plenty
of practical illustrations. The seven-hour seminar can be
scheduled on a Friday evening/Saturday morning, Saturday morning
and afternoon, Saturday afternoon and Sunday afternoon, or
combination of times Sunday morning/afternoon/evening.
Cost : A sliding fee scale makes this seminar affordable
for smaller as well as larger organizations. Each attendee
receives a copy of the workbook Biblical Peacemaking: A Bible
Study on Peacemaking, (32 pages) and a colorful review brochure
The Peacemaker that illustrates principles
in the workbook. For further details on cost of the seminar
for your organization, please contact