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Theses/Dissertations from 2018

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Spiritual Direction In Discerning Religious Experiences: Its Principles And Implications To Japanese Churches, Miyuki Asada

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In Humility: Developing Intercultural Competence Among Leaders Of A Christian Reconciliation Organization In Israel-Palestine, Debra Jean Bayes

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Physical Activity And Perceptions Of Spiritual Formation, Molly Bender

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Western Humanism Meets Eastern Orthodoxy: The Dawning Of The Transylvanian Reformation, Ligia Raluca Bojor

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Jesus Is My Everything: A Christology Of Syrian Christian Refugees In Lebanon, Derek Chu

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The Spiritual And The Moral Sense: The Role Of Theology And British Moral Sense Philosophy In Jonathan Edward's 'True Virtue', James Michael Hooks

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Unity In Diversity: An Intentional Plan To Move From Inclusion To Belonging To Becoming, Brian R. Mowrey

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Raising Commitment Among First Generation Vietnamese Churches To Developing Second Generation Leaders In San Jose, California, Tim T. Nguyen

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Physical Activity And Perceptions Of Spiritual Formation, Tara Song

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Fivefold Ministry: An Expressional Church Model For Releasing 21st Century Disciples Into Their Missional Potential And Design, Nick Francis Stephens

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Spiritual Formation Among Church Leaders In China: An Evaluative Study Of The Impact Of A Spiritual Formation Retreat On The Spiritual Lives Of A Select Group Of Church Leaders In China, Rodney Van Schooten

Theses/Dissertations from 2017

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Evaluation Of A Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign For Black Churches And Their Response, Jairite Anderson-Cole

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A Study Of Correlation Between Church Vitality And Direction Of Church Mission Through Diakonia For Local Society, Seung-Kyu Baek

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A Study On The Development And Effect Of A Shame Healing Program, Sung-Kyu Bang

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Factors advancing or limiting evangelical mission in Ukraine, Timothy L. Boyd Sr

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An Evaluation Of A Mentoring And Partnering Program To Mobilize Small Harlem Churches To Intentional Community Engagement, Carlton T. Brown

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Non-Death Related Grief: The Church's Responsibility To Assist In The Healing Process, Nickol Calhoun

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An examination of the best practices of a church based model for ministering to military families, Guillermo Cardona

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Biblical Leadership Training For The Ministry Team Leaders At New Song Church Through The Comparison With Jesus' Leadership Style, Dong Myung Choi

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A Pastoral Way Of Solution For The Loss Of The Old People In An Aging Society: Focusing On Daejeon Sansung Methodist Church, Nam Sung Cho

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Vocational Apologetics: An Argument For Using The Lutheran Understanding Of Vocation As A Form Of Enfleshed Apologetics For The Church To Engage A Cultural Setting Influenced By The Criticism Of The New Atheists, Kirk Meyer Clayton

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A Correlational Quantitative Study Of Servant Leadership Practices And Pastoral Engagement In Evangelical Churches In Montana, Mark Duane Danielson

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Adventures In Spiritual Formation: Exploring God's Grace, Intentional Human Response, And Growth From The Holy Spirit, Werner Herbert De Jong

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Discovery Of The Need For A Small Group Integrating Personal Narrative Into The Healing Journey, Juliet R. Johnson Depriest

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Reformatting the debate on infallible and fallible prophecies: an alternative schema on the authority of the New Testament spiritual gift of prophecy, Bernard Kwangki Do

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Articulating The Doctrine Of Penal Substitutionary Atonement In The Twenty First Century: Integrating Relational Paradigm With The Metaphor Of A Kaleidoscope, Patrick Alexander Early

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Attachment And African American Foster Parents, Alecia Evans-Hayes

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An Investigation Into The Implications Of Confessional Subscription To The Lutheran Confessionis On The Understanding Of The Triune God And Church Fellowship In The Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus (EECMY), Lalissa Daniel Gemechis

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The Impact Of A Small Group Experience Of The Dad Connection On Fathering, Darrell Lee Greenawalt

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An Investigation Of Self-Care Practices And Principles Among The Pentecostal-Apostolic Clergy, Chelsea A. Hall

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An examination of cultural challenges that second generation Korean American teens face under the leadership of first generation Korean immigrants at Pilgrim Community Church In Burke, Virginia, HanSung Hong

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An Ethnohistorical Study Of Thai Christians And Their Participation In Cross-Cultural Missions From 1870-1940, Austin Lee House

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The Study Of The Post Conversion Worldview Allegiance Among Overseas Chinese With A Special Reference To Ancestor Worship, Jaewoo Jeong

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Reconciliation In Post War Sri Lanka Through The Healing Of Memories And The Rold Of The Catholic Church, J. M. Joseph Jeyaseellan

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Examining The Relationship Between Smartphone Use And Spiritual Habits In Christian College Students, Ethan A. Jones

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Awakening: A Study On Congregational Revitalization And The First Reformed Church Of Grand Haven, Michigan, John Kenny

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A Study On The Efficacy Of Pastoral Care In The Multicultural Context Of Korea, Il Kim

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Spiritual Exercises Of Ignatius Loyola As Applicable To The Presbyterian Church In The 21st Century, Nayoung Kim

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A Study Of Spiritual Healing And Revival Of Youth Fellowships Through Social Network Services: Focusing On Young Adult Group Of Wonju First Methodist Church, Yongjoo Kwon

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Participation Of Lay Leaders In Global Missions: An Ethnographic Study Of Chinese Congregations In San Francisco Bay Area, Susanna Lau

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Building Up The Church Through Healing And Restoration: Focusing On Koinonia, Diakonia And Psychological Studies, Seongkook Lee

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An examination of the challenges of international student ministries in preparing Chinese Christian students, scholars to return to China, Siu W. Li

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My son, listen to the instruction of your father: an analysis of how the father's rhetoric In Proverbs 1-7 continues and climaxes in Proverbs 8-9, Hsiao-Yung Liu

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An Integrative Study On The Pastoral Ministry Towards Spiritual Healing Of East-Asian And South Asian Americans In Greater Boston, David M. Martinez

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Antiracist Discipleship: Practicing Freedom From The Deforming Forces Of Whiteness, Racism, And Race, Cleve May

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A Study Of Christian Education By The Pilgramage Of Mission History In Korea: Focused On Dongbackjeong Methodist Church And The Appenzeller Mission Memorial Center, Kwang-Hyun Nam

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Using Social Media For Evangelization: A Case Study Of The Catholic Diocese Of Vinh, Vietnam, Viet Nam Nguyen

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Neighborliness: Redefining Communities At The Frontier Of Dialogue In The Southern Philippines, Erdman Pandero

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A Critical Evaluation Of The Christian Spirituality In Korea And TheAlternative Christian Spirituality In Light Of The John Calvin's Thought, Koan Su Park

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Kingdom Citizens On Mission: A Missiological Reading Of Matthew's Gospel For Missionary Preparation, Robert Penner

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An exploration of factors hindering the spiritual vitality of women students at Dallas Theological Seminary, Marydith Michelle Pokorny

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An Analysis Of The Warning Passages Of Hebrews With A View To TheDevelopment Of Text-Driven Sermons, C. Scott Powers

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Biblical Metaphors For Servant Leadership: A Strong Foundation For Leadership Development, Gary A. Runn

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Adult Religious Education Through Devotional Books In Indonesia: An Investigation Of Andar Ismail's Selamat Series And Its Significance For Theological Education, Binsen Samuel Sidjabat

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A Study On The Practice Of Denominational Incorporation In Missions By The Tribal Denominations In Southern Manipur In North East India, Lalrosiem Songate

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Americans Of African Descent, The Victim Mentality, And Value FormationThrough The Family, Joseph M. Sparrow

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A Theological Dialogue With And Evaluation Of Erik H. Peterson's Theory Of Identity Development In Light Of Pauline Baptismal Theology In Romans And Some Implications For Pastoral Care, Walter R. Steele

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How Crisis And Relationship Lead To Faith Ownership, Jason Steffenhagen

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A Strategy For Witnessing Community At Tung Fook Chai Wan Church, Kennedy Tse

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An Inculturated Approach Of Marriage Preparation For Young Catholics In Diocese Of Haiphong, Viet Dinh Vu

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An Action-Research Project Investigating What Helps And Hinders Students Connected To 'Power To Change' To Share The Gospel With Others, Graham Christopher Watt

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An examination of women's ministry programs in select evangelical churches that focus on renewing of the mind in adverse circumstances, Cindy S. Weiss

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The Servant Leader: Leading From The Inside Out, Jewel D. Williams

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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

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Impacting The Practice Of Church Unity As An Essential Part Of Christ's Mission Among A Select Group Of Pastors In Ghana, Joshua Baah-Binney

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

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

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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

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

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Factors contributing to the establishment of a sustainable theological higher education branch campus, Joshua James Bleeker

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Clergy awareness of the spiritual needs of survivors of childhood emotional abuse, Susan Bourquard

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Spiritual Formation: A Resource For Incarcerated Men And Women, Jeffrey A. Burger

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A methodology of preaching to fear using the disc model of behavior in order to promote spiritual maturity, David L. Busby

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Spiritual formation as more than cognitive belief : an ethnographic study of adult Sunday school in baptistic churches in Massachusetts, Laura Cassidy-Moffatt

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Developing inspiring leaders through peer learning groups, Aaron Winslow Fitch

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Discipleship in Deuteronomy, Richard C. Floyd

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

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

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Rereading St. Gregory of Nyssa's Catechetical Oration, Ignatius Harry Green

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Preaching the absolute claims of Scripture in a postmodern context for spiritual transformation, Howard Griffin

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Equipping the next generation: factors that enable leaders of Chinese churches In New York City to effectively equip their young adults, Ijia (Rosie) Hao

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Keeping faith in humanitarianism, Joe Harbison

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Being, Becoming, And Divine Names: Augustine In Conversation With Plotinus, Hilary, And Basil, Amy J. Heck

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A social justice ministry: the local church on faith and politics as two sides of the same coin, Helen Lara Holton

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

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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

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Developing an intercultural pastoral leadership model for the multicultural context of East Kerala diocese in church of South India, Benoy Peraparampil Jacob

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

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Encouraging Singaporean seminary students to use reflexivity in their ministry practice, Lau Ying Kheng

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Sarah Coakley's kenoticism and it's feminist implications : toward a new feminine subjectivity, Hyongsang Ko

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

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The value of Christian understanding of vicarious suffering : directions for a pastoral care plan in HongDong Diocese, DongPing Francis Li

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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

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Moral injury and the eucharist : constructing a Christian response to experiences of moral injury in combat veterans, Lucas Frederick McConnell

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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

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

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Improving relationships within congregations that receive cross-racial and cross-cultural itinerate pastoral appointments, D. Renee Mikell

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A listening discernment in the midst of divisive issues e.g. homosexuality in the United Methodist Church, M. Mochel H Morris

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Retelling the story--remembering differently : a memorial ritual towards the healing of memories of the victims of the Igbo pogrom of southeastern Nigeria, Martin-Edward Ohajunwa

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A Theological Study On Lay Ministry In Korean Society: Focusing On The Concept Of 'Shared Mission', Michael Jaihyung Park