David holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education and World Religion from Calvin College, and a Master’s of Divinity degree from Trinity International University.
David has served as a church plant pastor and church revitalization pastor since 1990. He also served a national Christian technology company as Director of Product Development and Marketing, designing technology solutions for the ministry market.
Other solutions designed by David Posthuma include
David A. Posthuma is the founder and president of E-Church
Essentials and AssessME.org, and the author of the ePersonality and graceGifts
assessments. He has refined and expanded the Leadership Style assessment, and has
also designed an online Spiritual
Formation assessment and Church Personality assessment tools.
David A. Posthuma has been used of God to re-start a dying
church in Chicago,
plant two churches, and assist other congregations as a church growth
consultant. Since 1998, David has designed leading software solutions for the
church market. David holds an undergraduate degree in Education from Calvin College,
Grand Rapids, MI;
a Master’s of Divinity from Trinity
and certifications in Clinical Pastoral Education from McNeal
Hospital in Chicago.
David A. Posthuma is the author of Made for a Mission,
published by CLC Publications. Made for A Mission is the ultimate resource for team building and ministry mobilization. Made for a Mission, in conjunction with AssessME.org, will help your leadership mobilize your people into ministry service on a scale that has never before been possible.
David excels at strategic planning, and is a
gifted speaker and teacher. Now you can have David A. Posthuma conduct live ministry
training sessions at your church or leadership conference, or consult personally
with your leadership team.
Because the church is people, and not merely programs or buildings, most problems faced by churches are rooted
in human-resource challenges.
David A. Posthuma, designer of AssessME.org, is uniquely skilled to help your ministry analyze its organizational
personality and related human-resource challenges, and work with your leadership team to develop strategies to
effectively move your ministry toward accomplishing its mission goals. The typical consultation process is
described in the following five-minute video….
For booking information, please contact David A Posthuma directly at 1-800-724-1159, or use our contact form to reach him by email.
To learn more about how to contract David Posthuma for live
training or consultation, please use the AssessME.org contact form or call
What Leaders Are Saying...
> Leonard Sweet,Drew University, George Fox Evangelical Seminary, preachingplus.com
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"Dave Posthuma and E-Church Essentials share my passion to train and inspire leaders to live authentic lives of great impact. Rarely do you meet someone as passionate about the church with the technological genius of Dave. I love how he is helping churches by leading them into the technological future. Pay attention to what he is doing and access his outrageous resource. It will help you as you both grow and organize your church."