Christ, Culture and Mission in Appalachia: Immersion Seminar

April 24, 2017 - May 9, 2017
Berea KY

“Christ, Culture and Mission in Appalachia: Immersion Seminar”


April 24-May 9, 2017

Hosted by Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA, and sponsored by AMERC
This is a 16-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.

Beginning at Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA

Columbia Theological Seminary website:
Cost: $1,100
Deadline for application: February 1, 2017; Deadline for payment: March 1, 2017.
For further information and to register, contact:
Deborah F. Mullen, Dean
Columbia Theological Seminary
701 Columbia Drive
Decatur, GA 30031
Phone: 404-687-4520
Fax: 404-377-8916
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