CMTI 0410 Hmong Worldview
About this Course
In this course, you’ll be equipped with a knowledge of the history, beliefs, and culture of the Hmong people with special emphasis on the animistic worldview as it impacts Hmong culture. You’ll be prepared to minister in a variety of Hmong ministry contexts and work with people groups from other animistic cultural backgrounds.
What you’ll learn in this course:
- Identify the history, beliefs, and cultures of the Hmong people.
- Understand the Hmong animistic worldview that has formed their culture.
- Apply the concepts to have effective ministry and missions in the Hmong context.
- Develop a basic understanding and knowledge of other animistic cultures.
By successfully completing this course at a demonstrated 80% proficiency, you will be eligible to apply the three professional development credits toward a Crown College undergraduate or graduate degree program at no additional cost.
- Ya Po Cha, An Introduction to Hmong Culture. McFarland & Company Inc., Jefferson, NC., 2010.
- Long Khang. Hmong Animism – A Christian Perspective. Self-published byXulon Press, 2015. Formerly a doctoral dissertation for the Trinity Divinity School in Indiana for the Ph.D. in theology.
- Timothy T. Vang,Coming a Full Circle: Historical Analysis of Hmong Church Growth 1950 – 1998,Fuller Theological Seminary, 1998.