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About Holston

Church Training Videos

Church Training Videos

- Preaching Parables videos

- Pastor-Parish Relations video and training information

Sticky Stories - Preaching Jesus' Parables

Part 1


Sticky Stories - Part 2
Sticky Stories - Part 3
Sticky Stories - Part 4

Staff/Pastor-Parish Relations Training

Download VIDEO: (MP4) | (WMV)
Right-click or control-click to begin download.
Please be patient, these video files are large and may take up to 30 minutes to download.

Supplemental Training Materials

  • The Same Page - Handout 1 (Download)
  • A Year With the Pastor/Staff-Parish Relations Committee
    - Handout 2 (Download)
  • Pastoral Summative Evaluation Comments
    - Handout 3 (Download)
  • Pastoral Self-Assessment for 2014 - Handout 4 (Download)
  • The Wheel of Pastor(Staff)Parish Relations Committee Witness
    - Handout 5 (Download)
  • How to Lead From the Pew - Handout 6 (Download)

You may also order copies of the video and/or files on DVD.

Read about Church Training Videos in this story from The Call

How do you welcome the immigrant? Don't treat him like a project

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 19, 2016) – “People are not projects. This is about relationships.” “It’s one thing to welcome someone to your church. It’s another thing to make them your family.” “The power of authentic ...

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