REL 480 - Church Organization & Leadership
Fall Semester 2021 - Class Schedule
(Tentative
)
Br. Martins

Hyperlinks will open Lecture Notes
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
September 2021
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Labor Day Holiday
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Introduction
(video online)

Reading Assignments:
1. Priesthood Organization
and
Paper:
The Doctrine of the Priesthood and Gender Issues

Video #1: Insights on the Priesthood (2017)
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Weekly Quiz #1
(on the Canvas System)
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2. Priesthood Government through Councils

3. The Ministry of Angels in the Work of Salvation

Video #7: The Ministry of Angels in the Work of Salvation
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Weekly Quizzes
#2 and #3
(on the Canvas System)
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4. Leadership in the Church

5. Managing Church Meetings

6. Oratory: Prayers, Testimonies & Talks

Video #8: Oratory in Church Meetings (2020)
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Weekly Quizzes
#5 and #6


(No Quiz for #4)
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7. Bishops

8. Inspiration

Bispos (in Portuguese)
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Weekly Quizzes
#7 and #8
(on the Canvas System)

 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
October 2021
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Weekly Quizzes
#7 and #8
(on the Canvas System)
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9. Managing Church Properties & Finances

10. Managing Church Welfare

Weekly Quizzes #9 and #10
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Midterm Exam
(on the Canvas System)
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Welfare Case Analysis
(Be sure to read all articles from Managing Church Welfare)
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11. The Central Role of the Temple

Video: Two Apostles Lead a Virtual Tour of the Rome Italy Temple (2019)

Video #4: Why Aspire to an Eternal Marriage? (2020)

Video #5: Remarks on Sealings (2020)
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Weekly Quiz #11
(open until next week)
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11. The Central Role of the Temple

Video #12: Formalizing Relationships Through Priesthood Authority (2021)

and
Essays:
The Analogy of the Concrete Slab (2015)

Sealing by the Holy Spirit of Promise (2017)
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Weekly Quiz #11
(if you have not taken it yet)
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Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
November 2021
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12. The Atonement & Church Discipline

and Essays:
The Body: First Stewardship & Liahona of the Spirit (2014)

Human Temptations (2019)
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Weekly Quiz #12
(on the Canvas System)
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13. Doctrine & Folklore

Essay: Insights on Names and Ordinances (2018)

Essay: Fathers, Mothers and Ordinances (2021)

14. Faith & Hope
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Weekly Quizzes
#13 and #14
(on the Canvas System)
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15. Love Unfeigned

16. Unrighteous Dominion and Flattery
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Weekly Quizzes
#15 and #16
(on the Canvas System)
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Paper Due
(upload into Canvas)
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17. Counselors
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Weekly Quiz #17
(on the Canvas System)
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Thanksgiving
Holiday
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Thanksgiving
Holiday
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18. Other Pitfalls in Leadership

   


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
December 2021
 
 
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Weekly Quiz #18
(on the Canvas System)

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Last day of classes
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Final Exam
(
online - Canvas System)
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Final Exam
(
online only - Canvas System)
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Graduation


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