2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

CFM 501 Foundations of Children and Family Ministry

The biblical, historical and philosophical principles of Children’s Ministry are examined and applied. Attention is given to the development of a ministry philosophy and vision that will strengthen Children and Family Ministry in the local church. Models of ministry will be examined, developmental and age-characteristics appraised, and the teacher/learner process explored. This course is designed to investigate the merits of ministering to children in the context of the family. 3 Credits.