Personal Formation and Development

This course helps the student develop a rule of life that fits their personality, season of life, and unique situation.

This course, taught by Mark Buchanan at Ambrose Seminary, helps the student develop a rule of life that fits their personality, season of life, and unique situation. It explores the nature and goal of spiritual formation, as well examines our rich inheritance of spiritual practices from Scripture and church history. The student will also be asked to undertake an intensive study of one biblical or historical figure in light of that individual’s spiritual formation (and, if warranted, deformation). Overall, the emphasis will be on the student cultivating increasing Christ-likeness expressed through their God-given personality.

Seminary: Ambrose Seminary
Keywords: spirituality, faith and science, pastoral theology

PT 501 Personal Formation & Development Syllabus

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