An occasional elective offered as need and opportunity arise. Course content is dependent on the expertise of available faculty, current issues of academic and practical importance, and overall balance in regard to recent course offerings.
An occasional ThM elective offered as need and opportunity arise. Course content is dependent on the expertise of available faculty, current issues of academic and practical importance, and overall balance in regard to recent course offerings.
Develop a theology of relationships while examining the most common impediments to healthy relationships and develop strategies for building healthy relationships with family members and intimate friends.
Examines dysfunctional families (e.g., alcoholic, battering, incestuous) with a focus on the issues facing those who grew up in them. It also provides basic counseling strategies and practical tools to help these survivors overcome their painful pasts.
This is a core doctoral course in basic research and design. Emphasis is given to determining a dissertation theme, writing and research skills, and putting together a proposal.
Examines the Bibles teachings on the purpose of civil government, the kinds of laws a government should make, and how governments should function and applies these
teachings to a number of contemporary political issues.