Foundations of Children, Youth and Family Ministry(CFM 2311)
Introduces students to the world of children, youth and family ministry and contemporary influences on, and ways to approach, ever-changing youth culture.
Practice of Children and Family Ministry (CFM 2326)
Explores pragmatic side of ministry to children and their families by considering strategic issues of program management, faith development in children, ministry to self, and other issues leading to the development of effective ministers to children and their families.
Children's Spiritual Formation (CFM 3301)
Study and consideration of the spiritual formation of children in light of theological, psychological, sociological, and cultural realities. Considers attention to diversity and children with special needs, inter-generational ministry, equipping parents, and age-appropriate spiritual disciplines.
Methods for Children's Spiritual Formation (CFM 3302)
Development of skills necessary to choose and implement programs and curriculum, develop teaching strategies to support spiritual formation of children within the church and home, and equip volunteers.
Practicum (CFM 4090)
Supervised internship in student area of ministry, culminating in a final, written report. Recommended for summer completion with fall enrollment. F