Intercultural Spiritual Formation

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This course is Part 1 of 3 in the Intercultural Holistic Discipleship course series.

Grow your skills in developing Christ-like character in people from a different cultural context in this graduate level mini-course. Learning emphasizes relational, Spirit-led empowerment in the disciple’s own cultural context.

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This course is Part 1 of 3 in the Intercultural Holistic Discipleship course series. You’ll earn 1 academic credit if you successfully complete this course with a demonstrated 80% proficiency. By completing all three courses at an 80% proficiency, you can articulate 3 credits at no additional cost toward an academic degree at Crown College.

Part 2: Intercultural Discipleship Methods
Part 3: Cross-Cultural Coaching & Teaching

What you’ll learn in this course:

  • Understand the importance of building relationships with people from another culture and modeling Christian behavior in their context.
  • Appreciate and respect the people and culture of their host country.
  • Accompany believers of another culture as they journey toward Christ.

Your Instructor

Dr. Jeff Singfiel

Textbooks:

  • Fernando, A. (2019). Discipling in a multicultural world. Wheaton, IL: Crossway. [ISBN: 978-1-4335-6285-3]  Chapters 7-13

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    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.