Educational Ministries (EDMN)
Online Prerequisite: RTCH 500
This course provides an overview of the biblical and theological foundations of Christian education. Secular approaches to education will be considered in light of a biblically-based and theologically-informed approach to education.
This course provides an overview of the history of Christian education. Emphasis will be given to education within church and other ministerial settings. Philosophical foundations impacting Christian education will also be considered from a biblical worldview perspective.
The best educational experience strikes a proper balance between effective leadership, excellent teaching, and thoughtful curriculum development. This course seeks to examine the process for achieving the delicate but necessary balance between these three critical areas: leadership, teaching, & curriculum.
This course provides students with useful resources for designing generation-specific educational activities across the lifespan. It is intentionally created to help students in local church ministries develop and deploy educational ministries that reflect learning needs throughout the lifespan. Biblical norms are also used to help students plan strategies for educational ministry. Particular attention is given to issues of spiritual maturity and as persons navigate various life stages.