George; Evangelism That Works: How
to Reach Changing Generations with the Unchanging Gospel.
Ventura, CA: Regal Books,
Walter; Biblical Perspective on Evangelism.
Nashville: Abingdon, 1993.
William; Sacred Cows Make Gourmet Burgers.
Nashville: Abingdon, 1995.
George; Church for the Unchurched. Nashville:
Lynne & Bill; Rediscovering Church:
The Story & Vision of Willow Creek Community Church.
Grand Rapids: Zondervan,
Rick; The Purpose Driven Church. Grand
Rapids: Zondervan, 1995.
The theory of
evangelism: a theological framework
beyond the great commission.
Brueggemanís Biblical Perspective on Evangelism.
changing paradigm and the obstacles to evangelism in the 21st
Easumís Sacred Cows Make Gourmet Burgers (all).
and outreach strategies: Willow
Creek Community Church experience -group
discussion, small group analysis, and challenges for the congregation.
Hybelsí Rediscovering Church: The
Story & Vision of Willow Creek Community Church.
for evangelism and outreach: beyond
the congregationís borders.
Barnaís Evangelism That Works:
How to Reach Changing Generations with the Unchanging Gospel (all);
Hunterís Church for the Unchurched (all); Warrenís The Purpose
Driven Church (all).
Due: April 01, 2003, each
student must turn in a comparative essay of no more than 10 pages on the books
by Barna, Hunter, and Warren. Details
on this assignment will be given in class.
does all of this class work affect your ministry?
of evangelistic and outreach projects; peer feedback; class wrap-up and
Due: Each student must develop
and present a draft version of his or her proposed project of evangelism or
outreach (the major class project). The
presentation should be creative and engaging, so that peers and the instructor
are compelled to listen. The draft
should contain enough detail for peers and the instructor to give feedback.
This presentation will contribute significantly to the final grade.
May 6, 2003, each student must turn in the final version of her or his
evangelism or outreach project.