This is a practical unit in a supervised ministry context which focuses especially on developing further the skills of preparing and preaching the sermon. The student will practise exegetical skills by working with lectionary readings for the preparation and delivery of sermons in a ministry context. The preparation and delivery will be regularly evaluated with the supervisor.
Unit Code: DP3621L
Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 3
Unit Discipline: Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies
Delivery Mode: Practicum
Proposing College: Australian Lutheran CollegeShow when this Unit is running
Present an exegesis of a biblical text and use their findings as the basis for a textual sermon
Prepare and preach a sermon that takes into account both the text and the ministry context
Develop skills in preparing to deliver (preach) a sermon
Demonstrate a willingness to engage positively with supervision in the preparation and writing of sermons
Relationship to course: A praxis unit in the Bachelor of Ministry
Prerequisites: At least 36 points in Field D—Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies (DP) Normally, • Completion of DP2015L Preparing the Sermon and DP3016L Preaching the Sermon or equivalent • the student fulfils a vocational requirement
This is applied workplace learning informed by relevant literature, supervisory observation and mentoring, and student reflective integrative responses.
|Project Report or Project Journal||
A project report that supports the achievement of the learning outcomes.
Project report (planning phase)—a preaching program plan
Due date is determined by the supervisor but normally by the end of week 2
Workshop 1: an exegetical summary and sermon outline in the form of a briefing paper as the basis for a discussion with the supervisor.
Workshop 2: an integrative response.
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 18 Oct, 2018
Unit Record last updated: 2019-10-31 14:59:44 +1100