COS 524 - Theological Reflection: Practice of Ministry

COS 524: Theological Reflections - Winter 2020
1/10/2020 - 1/25/2020 -


January 10-11
January 24-25

Schedule:
5:45 pm Friday: Worship
6:45-10:00 pm Friday: Class
7:45am-4:15 pm Saturday: Class

 

Syllabi will be available at http://www.centerforministry.com/ms-course-of-study.html

 

COS 524 – Theological Reflection on the Practice of Ministry

 

This course is the capstone to the student’s basic course of study.  Its focus is the integration of the biblical, theological, and practical aspects of ministry.

 

Students will be able to:

 

  1. Articulate a Trinitarian theology for the practice of ministry.
  2. State clearly the nature and mission of the Church and its relation to pastoral ministry.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to reflect theologically.
  4. Develop a plan for lifelong theological reading, reflection, and growth.

 

 

524      Theological Reflection: Practice of Ministry

                Texts:    Will Willimon     Pastor: The Theology and Practice of Ordained Ministry

                                Kathleen Cahalan             Introducing the Practice of Ministry

                                Charles Wood and Ellen Blue       Attentive to God: Thinking Theologically in Ministry

                Supplementary:  Laceye Warner and Ken Carder               The Grace to Lead

                                                  Frederick Buechner                                      The Sacred Journey

This course is the capstone to the student’s basic course of study. Its focus is the integration of the biblical, theological, and practical aspects of ministry. Pre-requisites: COS 121 - COS 523.

Course Syllabus


On-Line Registration

Registration $80.00 No Lodging: $80.00 Register

Registration $80.00 + Single Room $180.00 = $260.00: $260.00 Register

Registration $80.00 + Double Room $90.00 = $170.00: $170.00 Register


Location

McRae Christian Center
Millsaps College
1701 N. State St., Jackson, Mississippi 39210