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Children and Families Ministry: Core Issues and Contextualities for Excellence in Practice

Lecturer: Beth Barnett

This unit examines the theological, developmental and methodological resources for contextual children and families ministries across the spectrum of Australian church based, community based and para-church expressions. Addressing the theology, spirituality and sociology of the child in relation to family, church, faith, culture, technology, history and philosophical discourse, the unit develops critical skills for evaluating and designing robust, contextual processes for discipleship, pastoral care, safe practice, mission and leadership with children and their families.

Delivery mode: Intensive (online 2021)

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DA1015S Children and Families Ministry: Core Issues

DA8015S Children and Families Ministry: Core Issues