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What You Will Learn

What you can expect to know and be able to do at the end of this course

  • Describe the nature of humanity as outlined in the Scriptures

  • Discuss the implications for ministry of the nature of humanity as outlined in the Scriptures

  • Assess the peculiarities and needs of a particular contemporary ministry through the framework of a theology of Humanity

  • Incorporate Biblical passages, Biblical and systematic theology and church history to support the application of theology of humanity to a ministry context

Requirements

  • Passion for understanding the nature of humanity as outlined in the Scriptures

  • Be able to appreciate the implications for ministry of the nature of humanity as outlined in the Scriptures

  • Be aware that this course is a foundational course. It is suitable for people who want to lay a strong foundation for deepening their understanding of Christian theology

Instructor(s)

Pastor Jeremy Weetman

Jeremy has been in pastoral ministry for over twenty years. He and his wife plated the church they lead on the Gold Coast (Australia), Eikon Community, in 2006 and transitioned the congregation into a missional expression of church. He has served on various denominational committees and been teaching in bible colleges since 2011. He is studying towards his Doctor of Ministry and is interested in sacred space and contemporary spirituality.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    The Image of God

    • The Image of God

  • 2

    A Broken & Damaged Image

    • A Broken & Damaged Image

  • 3

    The Human Response to Sin

    • The Human Response to Sin

  • 4

    God's Response to Sin

    • God's Response to Sin

  • 5

    The Humanity of God

    • The Humanity of God

  • 6

    God & Freedom

    • God & Freedom

  • 7

    Suffering & Forgiveness

    • Suffering & Forgiveness

  • 8

    Unity

    • Unity

  • 9

    Theology to Application

    • Theology to Application

  • 10

    Trinity & Family

    • Trinity & Family

  • 11

    God & Sexuality

    • God & Sexuality

  • 12

    God & Gendered Language

    • God & Gendered Language

  • 13

    Women in Ministry

    • Women in Ministry

  • 14

    Church & Ethnicity

    • Church & Ethnicity

  • 15

    Church & the Environment

    • Church & the Environment

  • 16

    Trinity & the Poor

    • Trinity & the Poor