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MINISTRY OF THE CHURCH: MIN224: Unit 1

This guide supplements MIN224 - Ministry of the Church taught by Dr. Michael Johnson.

Assignment Schedule

Please view the various videos on this page within the first two weeks of the semester.  You are also encouraged to take notes as you will find some of the questions on our first exam related to this material.

 

Video of Interview with Historian Diana Butler Bass (8:17)

Watch this video by historian Diana Butler Bass by clicking on this link (http://youtu.be/lXsDH1OQEWU) or by clicking directly on the video box below:

Video of George Barna - Survey Says: Church Model Is Outdated (Part 1 - 7:14 min.)

Watch the first part of "Church Model Is Outdated:" by clicking on this link (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6zQcgjO5Zc&feature=player_detailpage) or by clicking directly on the video box below:

Video of George Barna - Survey Says: Church Model Is Outdated (Part 2 - 9:59 min.)

Watch the second part of "Church Model Is Outdated" by clicking on this link (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FJfW5zf04tI) or by clicking directly on the video box below:

 

Robert Putnam on Religious Diversity and the Building Blocks of "American Grace" (from PBS News Hour - 7:40 min.)

Watch this segment from PBS News Hour by clicking on this link (http://mc.libguides.com/aecontent.php?pid=276730&sid=2380901) or clicking directly on the video below:

 

Gabe Lyons on unChristian (CNN Prime News - 4:32)

Watch this video from CNN Prime News by clicking on this link (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PMflS_pRnVo&feature=player_detailpage) or by clicking directly on the video box below:

David Kinnaman on You Lost Me (THiNK International - 18:02 min.)

Watch this Skype interview of David Kinnaman on his book You Lost Me by clicking on this link (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnPcS1tGzzs&feature=player_detailpage) or by clicking directly on the video box below: