Course Description – This is a course in the Master's Degree Program. The course is a 3-credit course designed to introduce students to Christian Worship.
Course Outcomes –Students will be able to
Articulate and understand key biblical and theological perspectives on Christian worship.
Think critically and discerningly about the issues associated with congregational worship.
Demonstrate sensitivities that will enable you do plan and lead services that will draw worshipers into the presence of God and deal with conflict that might arise.
Demonstrate skills in worship planning that worship services are relevant, creative, and contextual.
Demonstrate an understanding of how worship differs in small churches and skills in developing worship for the smaller church context.
Appreciate collaborative styles of worship planning that value the gifts of others.
Demonstrate an understanding of how personal spirituality impacts our ability to lead others in worship and spiritual growth.