This course will familiarize students with the recent discourse of congregational studies flourished both in the US and the UK context. Students will be helped to see the significant impact that this discourse has on recent congregational life. Interdisciplinary research methods for understanding the identity, dynamics, and context of a congregation will be introduced. Students will also be equipped with some tools for analyzing the local congregations.
Old Course Code (2009-10 and before) : THE5240