Christ, Culture and Mission in Appalachia: Immersion Seminar

April 27, 2015 - May 12, 2015
Berea KY



For Seminary Credit:


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


April 27-May 12, 2015   

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 27-May 12, 2015

Beginning at Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA

Columbia Theological Seminary website:
Cost: $1,000
Deadline for application:  February, 2015; Deadline for payment:  March 1, 2015. 
 For further information contact:
Deborah F. Mullen, Dean
Columbia Theological Seminary
701 Columbia Drive
Decatur, GA 30031
Phone: 404-687-4520
Fax: 404-377-8916
Categories: Culture/Theology  |  Lifelong Learning  |  Seminars