34 hours taken only as a second major
This second major in Missions provides an acquaintance with the biblical text and the necessary auxiliary studies to allow special preparation for mission work.
An OC graduate with any degree and a second major in Missions will:
- Communicate biblical truth effectively to people from cultural backgrounds different from their own.
- Identify cultural similarities and differences and the impact these have on service to others.
- Explain how New Testament Christianity functions in different cultural contexts through gaining experience in campaigns, mission internships, and, in some cases, overseas
- Articulate/explain the role of the church in God’s plan for salvation.
9 HOURS REQUIRED
3 HOURS CHOSEN FROM
6 HOURS MISSIONS ELECTIVES CHOSEN FROM
- COMM-4633 Intercultural Communication I
- GMIN-3163 Urban Ministry and Community Development
- MISS-3013 Mission Preparation
- MISS-3033 Scripture and Mission of God
- MISS-3113 Women in Missions
- MISS-3673 New Religious Movements
- MISS-4113 The Local Church and Missions
- MISS-4743 Social Entrepreneurship
- MISS-4813 Missions Experience
- Any course offered in the Division of Bible not previously taken.