123 – Formation and Discipleship
|Summer 2018||Dr. Marsha Middleton||Email:
This course grounds the student in the theology and core practices of personal and congregational formation and discipleship.
Students will be able to:
- Articulate a theological basis for the Wesleyan emphasis on spiritual disciplines and practice them as means of grace.
- Explain and implement the General Rules and the practices of small groups in a congregation.
- Educate and resource a congregation in the disciplines Christian formation.
- Organize congregations to help people discern their callings and gifts for ministry.