This course is for people lay people and clergy in rural communities who want to explore the value of the Bible to their distinctive rural settings. It is a six-week course and the first course in the Rural Ministry Certification from the Institute for Discipleship. Participants explore the unique places they live and how the Bible matters both inside and outside of the church without being glued to studies and sermons.
Students are required to have the following book for this class:
- Prophet and Teach: An Introduction to the Historical Jesus by Richard Herzog II
This course is eligible for 3.0 CEU.
Number of weeks: 6
Required books?: Yes
Live video session?: Yes, optional
Part of a certification or series of courses?: Yes (IFD Certification in Rural Ministry)
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