CMTI 0522 Intercultural Discipleship Methods

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About this Course

Embark on the quest for authentic discipleship, exploring questions like: What should I teach? How do I mentor a person of another culture? You’ll explore these topics and more with fellow learners in the trenches of ministry in this 4-module mini-course.

Earn the Intercultural Discipleship Certificate

This course is Part 2 of 3 in the Intercultural Discipleship Certificate series. By completing this and the other two courses in this series with a demonstrated 80% proficiency, you are eligible to apply your Certificate of Completion for 3 academic credits in a graduate degree at Crown College.

Complete  |    Part 1: Intercultural Spiritual Formation

Starts January 12, 2022  |    Part 3: Cross-Cultural Coaching & Teaching

You can register for ANY course in this series; they do not need to be taken consecutively.

What you’ll learn in this course:

  • Examine principles of contextualization that inform intercultural discipleship.
  • Explore the tension between knowledge and experience in intercultural discipleship.
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Your Instructor

Dr. Jeff Singfiel

Dr. Singfiel has been in ministry for 29 years, the last nineteen of which have been with The Alliance in Kosovo, a majority Muslim country. He has worked in church planting, preaching and discipleship, community development, and national church & mission leadership roles. His broad experience with many levels of church life provides a meaningful perspective on intercultural spiritual formation.


  • Davis, C. (2015). Making disciples across cultures: Missional principles for a diverse world. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press. [ISBN: 978-0-83083-690-1]  Introduction & Chapters 3-12

  • Hibbert, E. & Hibbert, R. (2018). Walking together on the Jesus road: Discipling in intercultural contexts. Pasadena, CA: William Carey. [ISBN: 978-0-87808-069-4]  Chapters 1-8

    Kindle and paperback versions of the texts are available through Amazon.

    Additional readings are provided in the course.


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