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ED4405: Parenting and Family Programming

Moody Bible Institute
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  • Class Start

    January 11, 2022

  • Class End

    March 07, 2022

  • Drop Day

    January 14, 2022

  • Term

    Spring 2022

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About this course

ED4405: Parenting and Family Programming is offered online by Moody Bible Institute. This course addresses the strategic programming and planning process for Christian family ministries within the church, the various functions of the church in ministering to families, and the relational implications of family ministries within the home, the church, and society. The foundational concepts of Christian leadership and parenting are also explored.

Required Text

Anthony, Michelle and Megan Marshman. 7 Family Ministry Essentials: A Strategy for Culture Change in Children's and Student Ministries. David C Cook Publishing, 2015. ISBN: 978-0781412971. [Anthony & Marshman] Bell, Phil. Team Up: The Family Ministry Playbook for Partnering with Parents. Group, 2015. ISBN: 978- 1470724016. [Bell] Dobson, James. Complete Marriage and Family Home Reference Guide. Tyndale, 2000. ISBN: 978- 0842352673. [Dobson] Garland, Diana. Family Ministry: A Comprehensive Guide. 2nd ed. IVP Academic, 2012. ISBN: 978- 0830839711 [Garland] Renfro, Paul, et al. Perspectives on Family Ministry: Three Views. B&H Academic, 2009. ISBN: 978- 0805448450 [Renfro et al.] © The Moody Bible Institute of Chicago ● All Rights Reserved Page 2 of 5 Smith, Elizabeth. God Never Changes, but My Family Always Does. Amazon, 2019. ISBN: 978- 1687790507. [Smith] Freudenburg, Ben, et al. Why Every Church Needs Family Ministry. Visionary Family Ministry, n.d. ISBN: N/A. Free e-book: [Freudenburg et al.]

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