Bringing the Word of God to all people is a key component of the Great Commission. The Outreach Practicum is designed to train, develop, and prepare students with the practical skills to mobilize the church and to reach the unreached, love the unloved, and heal the hurting in every corner of the world. 

  • Learn to deliver pastoral care in several outreach settings and scenarios including correctional ministry, disaster response, street ministry, anti-trafficking, addition & recovery ministry, and inner city families. 
  • Learn to develop and implement community outreach initiatives.
  • Learn to nurture the hurting through specialized pastoral care.
  • Learn to lead and value team members and celebrate the skills they each bring.
Practicum Courses
1st Semester
  • Community Assessment
  • The People Puzzle
  • Basic Pastoral Counseling Skills
  • Basic Admin Skills
  • Ministry Partner Relationships
  • Team Concepts
  • Prayer Force Training
  • Data Management
2nd Semester
  • Community Events
  • Team Leadership
  • Multicultural Diversity
  • Project Management
  • Small Groups & Dream Team
  • Recruiting & Training
  • Addiction & Recovery
  • Promotional Strategies
3rd Semester
  • Evangelism
  • Developing a Serving Culture
  • Grief Share Part 1
  • Policies & Procedures 
  • Life Coaching & Discipleship
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Grief Share Part 2
4th Semester
  • Anti-Human Trafficking
  • Laws of Teamwork
  • Depression & Anxiety
  • Disaster Relief
  • Crisis & Trauma Intervention
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