Wisdom for Leadership
Course Level: Graduate Level
Hybrid Course Format:
TWO DAY INTENSIVE: 10 hours of class time (not including breaks)
VIRTUAL ONLINE DISCUSSIONS: One weeknight per week (1.5 hours)
The wisest king in world history, King Solomon, said where there is much wisdom, there is much grief. Biblical wisdom is multi-faceted. There is the wisdom of fearing the Lord, the wisdom of right doctrine, the wisdom of technology and know-how, the wisdom of deep understanding, the wisdom of godly scheming, and more. In this course students will practice making decisions in light of what wisdom says, so they can make wise decisions in their leadership.
Key Questions To Be Explored:
What is wisdom?
Why does having wisdom cause us also to have grief?
In what sense is the fear of the Lord the beginning of wisdom?
Why does Jesus command us to be "wise as serpents?"