April 27, 2016 - May 12, 2016
“Christ, Culture and Mission in Appalachia: Immersion Seminar”
April 27-May 12, 2016
Hosted by Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA, and sponsored by AMERC
This is a 17-day immersion into the North Carolina Cherokee Nation and the coal-producing and agricultural counties of southeast Kentucky. The residential bases will be Cherokee, NC, and Berea, Hindman, and Pine Mountain, KY. The group will engage in on-site interactions with congregations, agencies, businesses and community leaders from the region. Daily routines will include worship, theological and cultural analysis, reading and reflection. A final integrative paper will be required of all students wishing academic credit.
April.May 2016 (Exact days to be announced)
Beginning at Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA
Columbia Theological Seminary website: www.CTSnet.edu
Deadline for application: February 1, 2016; Deadline for payment: March 1, 2016.
For further information and to register, contact:
Deborah F. Mullen, Dean
Columbia Theological Seminary
701 Columbia Drive
Decatur, GA 30031
email: [email protected]