Courses during the 1819-30 term
This course provides students with a sample of frameworks, methods and tools for leading and managing mission-driven organizations (churches; faith-based or community service organizations; non-for-profit agencies; etc.), assessing community and congregational contexts, and developing strategic plans for a variety of ministry contexts.
Examination of the mix of cultures in each congregation. Assesses cultural differences among geographical areas, ethnic differences, and age patterns. Particular attention to congregational conflict.
This course equips students to synthesize their personal experiences of God?s goodness with contextual awareness, various theological perspectives, and biblical teachings to develop creative practices of evangelism that are true to their personal faith.