The purpose of the Committee on the Ministry is: “…to implement the policy decisions of the Region regarding enlistment and preparation of candidates for the ministry, achievement and maintenance of standing in the ministry, and support and nurture of those in the ministry.”
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2018 CCK Academy for Church Leadership
(formerly known as the CCK Ministry School)
June 11-June 14, 2018
South Elkhorn Christian Church
4343 Harrodsburg Road, Lexington
The purpose of the CCK Academy is to equip leaders to serve the church and provide Licensed/Commissioned Ministers a forum for collegial support. The CCK Academy also enables Commissioned Ministers to meet Regional educational Requirements.
Christian Spirituality Past and Present by Dr. William Paulsell.
This course will trace the development of Christian spirituality from the early centuries to the present. This study will include ways of prayer, the beginning of the mystical tradition, and various institutions that were established to promote spiritual growth.
Reading the Prophets in the 21st Century by Dr. Richard Weis. The fundamental aim of this course is to develop further your ability .to use speeches from the prophets of the Old Testament as “keys” to unlock theological and ethical reflection on issues in contemporary society.
Text, Tech, Tweet: Internet & Social Media Tools for Pastoral Ministry by Rev. Michael Swartzentruber. The world of communication, connection, and community has been radically reshaped by the internet and social media. This course will explore website use, popular social media platforms, and widely-used communication technologies as opportunities for meaningful ministry.
Tuition is $125.00. For more information contact the Regional Office or email firstname.lastname@example.org .