Stay Tuned for 2014 Fall LiT topics!

Leaders in Training (LiT)
Thursdays, 12n to 1p, Faculty Conference Room

Dr. Don Sweeting (president) and Dr. Bob Orner (Dean of Students) invite RTS students and local pastors to join them weekly on Thursdays at lunch for a discussion forum covering “all those things they never taught me in seminary.” With almost 50 years of pastoral ministry experience between them, including church planting, Sweeting and Orner openly tackle the issues. Please bring your lunch and join us!

What Pastors and Ministry Leaders Need to Know About...

Launching Out Into Your Next MinistrySPRING SCHEDULE

Feb. 13 Sorting Through the Denominational Maze
Feb. 20 Finding the Church/Ministry that Fits
Feb. 27 What Pastors Look for in New Staff

Mar. 6 Writing a Resume 
Mar. 13 The Interview/Candidating Process
Mar. 20 Ministry Options Beside the Church 

Apr. 3 Your First 100 Days
Apr. 10 Continuing to Learn After Seminary
Apr. 17 Self-Awareness and Why it Matters.
Apr. 24 The Red Flags of Moral Failure

For more information on any of these topics or guest speakers, you may contact Dr. Sweeting at or Dr. Orner at