Supporting effective local church ministry in postmodern settings
Northwind Institute is now offering Online Courses and Consulting Services
We are exploring off the map for new notions of local church ministry in the postmodern era.
While the Mondern Era defined "successful" ministry based on numbers, we define "effective" ministry in the Posmodern Era based on experiences.
We are focused on providing quality education for local church leaders to encourage and equip those who are engaged in local church ministry.
We are focused on providing quality consulting servies to support clergy and church effectiveness.
We believe that technology has made it possible to deliver high-quality Online Courses and Consulting Services in new exciting formats. These new formats provide a cost-effective platform that supports an education and consulting experiences in ways that have not been previously possible.
Our Core Faculty are experienced ordained clergy from the American Baptist Churches - USA and The United Methodist Church who serve (or who have served) as Faculty in Regionally Accredited Seminaries and Christian Colleges. The Core Faculty provide driection to our academic programs.
Our Faculty Fellows are recognized for major contributions within their ministry settings and have a passion for teaching. Faculty Fellows provide direction to certificate programs.
Our Visiting Faculty are hily qualified ministry professionals who have advanced degrees and significant responsibilites in their ministry setting. Visiting fellows usally teach within a speicifc certificate program.
Our Staff are highly qualified professionals who have advanced degrees and significant experience in higher education, denominational ministry, or local church ministry.
Our Consultants are experienced in local church ministry and trained in their specific area of consultation. We are dedicated to recruiting the best consultants to serve the needs of clergy and churches. The quality of our consulting is grounded in the experience of our national and regional consultants