D.Min. Christian Spirituality Focus Calendar
|January 6-10, 2020||DM701 Christian Spirituality: Traditions, Contexts, Practices with Dr. Amy Oden|
|January 13-17, 2020||DM711 Introduction to Research Methodology with Dr. Deirdre Hainsworth|
|June 8-12, 2020||DM721 Ministry of Spiritual Direction wth Dr. Amy Oden and Dr. L. Roger Owens, Faculty Mentor|
|June 15-19, 2020||DM731 Ministry of Spiritual Formation with Dr. L. Roger Owens|
|January 4-8, 2021||DM741 Spirituality, Church, and World|
|January 11-15, 2021||DM751 Deep Listening/Psychological Concepts with Dr. Leanna Fuller|
|June 2021||DM761 Spirituality/Discipleship/Gospels with Dr. Tucker Ferda|
|June 2021||DM771 Practicing Discernment Together with Dr. Dwight Judy|
|January 4-7, 2022||DM781 Protestant Spiritual Traditions with Dr. Kenneth Woo|
|January 10-14, 2022||DM791 African American Christian Spirituality with Dr. Luther E. Smith|
|Independent Study||DMCSFP Christian Spirituality Final Project|
DMin Christian Spirituality Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the Doctor of Ministry in Christian Spirituality Focus, students will be able to demonstrate the ability to:
- Identify their own gifts and areas for growth in the ministerial practices of spiritual direction and/or leading spiritual formation among individuals and in the context of Christian communities.
- Articulate how key themes and practices of Christian spirituality, as expressed in more than one historical or cultural tradition, relate to the practices of ministry, including but not limited to the ministries of spiritual direction and leading spiritual formation.
- Express with cultural sensitivity the way the themes and practices of Christian spiritualty are shaped by diverse cultural and historical circumstances.
- Use appropriate tools of social analysis to describe how the themes and practices of the Christian spiritual traditions take shape in a particular context and reflect theologically on that description.