Follow

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

PDF

Creating a framework of vocational practices to empower missional leadership, Patricia Lee Agnew

PDF

The Catechumenate for the next generation: focused on the baptism process at the recruit training camps, Yun Joo Bae

PDF

Communication for leaders: equipping leaders through mentoring and communication, Philip Baptiste

PDF

Fostering resilience: a continuum of training resources and care for National Guard religious support teams to strengthen emotional, spiritual, physical, and social wellness in disaster response, Jonathan Reed Bell

PDF

Jesus, the new temple: Mark 11:20-25 in its narrative context, Daniel Jeffrey Berge

PDF

Developing inspiring leaders through peer learning groups, Aaron Winslow Fitch

PDF

Deepening our friendship with God: spiritual exercises as a means of grace, Thomas Eugene Frost

PDF

Being shaped by the neighborhood: stimulating missional commitment through dwelling in the Word, reflection, and shared hospitality, Kendra Nacole Green Carson

PDF

Christ, church, and world: a christological ecclesiology for post-Christendom, Theodore J. Hopkins

PDF

A corrective to adolescent drift: how five churches are using a rites of passage structure to develop and stabilize faith through adolescence, William David Hughes

PDF

Building a transformational Christian education ministry in a small rural church, Sharon K. Jones

PDF

How the church can identify, proclaim and engage abandonment of young adolescents in South Africa, Alwyn Landman

PDF

Creating more effective clergy teams: a process for senior pastors and associates to grow deeper in their call and their understanding of each other, Trisha Miller Manarin

PDF

Blessed be the tie that binds: a model for United Methodist Church mergers that honors the heritage of existing churches and captures the vision of new church starts, Raymond Carter McInnis

PDF

The inside out church: the principles of moving an internally focused church to become an externally focused church, Dale Melenberg

PDF

God on the ground, Philip J. Reed

PDF

Engaging leaders in spirtual [sic] formation at Beaverton Foursquare Church in Portland, Oregon, Janet Shim

PDF

Increasing resilence through ethical training: a program for the Marines of the First Marine Division, Benjamin Warner

PDF

A welcoming God: immigrant children, God, and narrative, Audrey B. Warren

PDF

Learning from neighbors: reimagining mission and pastoral vocation, Lloyd Wicker

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

PDF

Core resilience components for United States Navy Chaplains, John D. Ault

PDF

Be still and know ... that I 'friended' you!: examining the use of social media in military chaplaincy and developing a protocol to create balance with social media and spiritual practices, Jennifer D. Bowden

PDF

Towards applying canonical apocalyptic literature to postmodern culture, Ryan Michael Boys

PDF

"Appoint in every city elders": a consideration of plural eldership in congregationally governed churches, William Thomas Broughton Jr

PDF

Church revitalization through hospitality for new members program, Young Shin Byun

PDF

Understanding the challenges wealth creates for spiritual formation, Trent Casto

PDF

Contextualising theological education: an EMIC study of practical contextualisation of theological education in Singapore, Casey Ng Kong Chiew

PDF

Evangelistic discipleship: equipping disciples to live for Jesus in a Vineyard church plant, Charles H. Claus

PDF

A biblically based education course to enhance self-esteem, Otis Cutler

PDF

A Biblical response to violence: a historical survey of the ethno-religious crisis in Jos, Central Nigeria, Sylvester Dachomo

PDF

Church planting through networking, community building, and spiritual transformation among African immigrants in Dallas, Texas, Julius I. Edah

PDF

Growing new missional communities: changing church culture and becoming a missional sending church, Kyle Erickson

PDF

Introducing an integrative theology of transcendence, creation, immanence and human agency, Norman Fowler

PDF

Faithful presence: how community formation shapes the understanding and practice of calling, Steven D. Froehlich

PDF

Boom!: the babies have left the building: why the over fifty generation is leaving the church in search of something more, Kimberly Griffith

PDF

Developing a program to help Christians struggling with gambling, Jeremy Wayne Gross

PDF

The hidden conversation: divine hospitality as a framework for Christian discipleship, Kevin Allen Hall

PDF

The ebb and flow of a Dublin Methodist congregation implementing missional imagination, Julian Hamilton

PDF

Covenant relationships and the editing of the Hebrew psalter: an investigation of the relationship between the Davidic covenant and the Abrahamic and Mosaic convenants as reflected in the editing of the psalter, Adam Daniel Hensley

PDF

The sailor survival guide: a Christian curriculum for faithful living in the Navy, Brandon Hood

PDF

Justice is what God says it is: the biblical imperative of justice and God's way to renewal, Tulley Hunter

PDF

Connecting a church and its community to reduce the incarceration rate among high school students in New Orleans, Louisiana, Maudeva Jackson-Hansford

PDF

The role of spiritual formation in the revitalization of established churches, Ryan Jesperson

PDF

Addressing post-high school faith defection by exploring the nature of conversion, Kent K. Kessler

PDF

An analysis of the process types and the syntactic role of the existential particle yesh in Biblical Hebrew: a traditional-systemic functional approach, Joel Madasu

PDF

Catalyst for compassion: John Newton, justice, and the power of friendship to change the world, Michael T. Morgan

PDF

Biblical counseling for seniors in crisis, Kyung Mook Noh

PDF

Financial theology: a necessity to equip Liberian pastors in moving their congregation from depending on external financial support to self-dependency in funding church and church related ministries, Sampson Wolloh Nyanti

PDF

From pain to hope, healing and restoration in the lives of inmates' children, Diane Hester Parrish

PDF

Building a business to the glory of God: a practical template, William C. Peel

PDF

Recovering the holiness of God in the twenty-first century, Donna R. Ryan

PDF

The pastoral theology of Jonathan Edwards: reflections from nine ordination sermons, Daniel Stegeman

PDF

As we move: collaborative, Spirit-empowered transition among clergy, Catherine Tidball Guest

PDF

An exploration of current prayer ministry approaches for emotional and spiritual healing, Shelley G. Utz

PDF

A Christian integrative perspective of marriage and family therapy, Olimpio Wen

PDF

Enjoying God and neighbor: cultivating desire for the presence of the other, Joseph Stanley Wilson

PDF

A re-examination of the concept of beauty, with an emphasis on moral beauty and its potential role in Lutheran missiology, Jerry Devere Winegarden

PDF

Rethinking discipleship at Faith Methodist Church in Singapore: making disciples through effective small groups, Moh-Ying Wong

PDF

Basic discipleship for radical disciples: a life transforming process in personal evangelism training for the fulfillment of Jesus' commission, Katherine Choi-Yuk Yu

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

PDF

Disciples for life: maximizing explicit discipleship training to create life long learners of Christ, Scott Alan Attebery

PDF

Becoming a woman of discernment: I see God, God sees me, Barbara Etta Austin-Lucas

PDF

An appeal for a community based youth ministry to develop self-esteem in inner city youth, Deanna Maria Bridges

PDF

The church's call to address the development of adolescents in its community, Marcus J. Carlson

PDF

District strategies: building sustainable congregational vitality to expand the reign of God, Victor R. Dingus

PDF

Being transformed into the image of Christ, Elaine J. Eskew

PDF

Designing a program to nurture great men of faith, character and service in the local church, Charles Falcone

PDF

The impact of a consumeristic culture on youth ministry and the identity formation of mid-adolescents, Kris Fernhout

PDF

Be ye transformed: creating communities of greater spiritual practice where processes of transformation can flourish, Jack Chavis Gause

PDF

Blended online learning as an effective tool for making disciples in the 21st century, David S. Hampson

PDF

An analysis of the attributive participle and the relative clause in the Greek New Testament, Michael E. Hayes

PDF

Christ and the marginalized: bringing refuge to the broken, Elizabeth Hernandez

PDF

Exponential reproduction: coaching small group leaders to mentor, motivate, and move on at Woodside Church, Douglas C. Hoglund

PDF

Be the change agent: engaging culture change of a stagnant and dysfunctional church, Lie Hsu

PDF

Cultivating resilience in ministry: leadership practice in crisis and transition, Vicki Loflin Hughes

PDF

Elderly suicide and biblical counseling, Yeung-Ah Hwang

PDF

The training of spiritual directors in the Anglican Diocese of New England, Susan Johnson Skillen

PDF

The distinctives of spiritual development at The Master's College, Joseph Keller

PDF

Biblical counseling program for juveniles addicted to the Internet, Mang Kyu Kim

PDF

Contemplative worship in the style of Taizé: the impact of song, scripture, and silence, William Brian Kirby

PDF

Created for unity: biblical principles of marriage, Paul E. Linzey

PDF

Creating a comprehensive strategic preaching plan that leads believers to become fully devoted followers of Christ, Brad Marshall McConnaughey

PDF

An analysis of four transitional events between kingdom and the eternal state, Darryl E. McConnell

PDF

A childlike faith: how the church disciples covenant children, Roelof D. Meintjes

PDF

Equipping Citylife adults to navigate the faith formation stages of doubt and spiritual darkness, Lynn Moresi

PDF

The art of disciple-making: applying principles from Christ's training of the twelve to small group ministry, Steven E. Norris

PDF

Worshipping meaningfully: the complementary dynamics of liturgy and theology in worship, Joseph Tom Omolo

PDF

Capturing the power of mid-sized, mission-focused groups: missional communities at Open Door Church, Scott S. Palmbush

PDF

The baptism of the Holy Spirit: an expansion of Luke's kingdom theology, Paul Petroski Jr

PDF

Bridging: a ministry model for renewal, Lanette Lorelle Pollock Plambeck

PDF

Exiles in America: a spiritual odyessy through trauma, recovery, and wholeness, Gordon D. Ritchie

PDF

The body and embodiment: an interdisciplinary reflection on material practice and spiritual formation, Kebirn R. Rush

PDF

Clean your plate: a Christian treatise for healthy living through spiritual renewal, Krystal Sears

PDF

The contextualisation of leadership in Paul's ministry and writings: a study with application to English-speaking Methodist churches in peninsular Malaysia, Roger G. Senior

PDF

Building church identity by understanding the inner diversity of the Korean immigrant church, Jung Suk Seo

PDF

The characteristics of quality leadership in effective church administration, Philip B.S. Sesay

PDF

Enhancing the effectiveness of pastoral caregiving and counseling among Indian Malayalee pastors, Babu Thomas

PDF

Doing ministry in a weary land, Patricia Ann Wells Mayfield

PDF

Broad church to the narrow way: moving from membership to empowered discipleship at St. Thomas' Church, John Paul Westin

PDF

Exploring the theological and ethical aspects of the father-son metaphor and warrior traditions for the initiation of boys into mature manhood, Joseph Franklin Whalen Jr

PDF

"All who keep her are unto life": Sophia and divine gender in the pneumatology of Irenaeus' Demonstration of the apostolic preaching, James B. Wiegel