CHED-Christian Education

CHED-Christian Education

CHED1810. Christian Discipleship (3)

An introduction to the history and philosophy of the educational work of the church. The various programs of Christian education will be introduced. Fees: Additional fee required.

CHED2094. Topics in Christian Ministries (1-3)

A workshop approach to aspects and problems of religious education and/or compassionate ministries. Topics and coordinators will vary. May be repeated for a different topic.

CHED2220. Instructional Bible Study (2)

A Bible study course that will examine and apply appropriate methods for teaching the Bible. Opportunity is given to develop personal skills in teaching and leading small group Bible studies. Offered: Alternate years.

CHED3810. Children's Ministries (2)

A study of the characteristics of children; an introduction to their spiritual needs and their development; the challenge of the church in meeting their total needs. Offered: Alternate years.

CHED3820. Youth Ministries (2)

A study of those activities related to the church, which involve youth. The course is particularly designed to aid those who are specializing in a ministry to youth. Fees: Additional fee required.

CHED3840. Family Ministries (2)

An exploration of the principles and practices of educational ministry to families. The course will focus on the changing definition of family and the exploration of current strategies of ministry to the church as family. Attention will be given to fostering spiritual growth in families. Offered: Alternate years.

CHED3860. Advanced Youth Ministries (2)

A study of the nature and needs of youth with special attention given to identity and faith development as well as current information from the discipline of youth ministry. Prerequisites: CHED3820 must be taken previous semester or year. Offered: Alternate years. Fees: Additional fee required.

CHED4094. Topics in Christian Ministries (1-3)

A workshop approach to aspects and problems of religious education and/or compassionate ministries. Topics and coordinators will vary. May be repeated for a different topic.