Course Description

God acts in the world, in creation and redemption, and looks forward to a time of consummation. This mission of God, has a church, the people of God who are also called to be and to act out God’s work in the world today. This mission, then, has to be holistic and seek to bring fullness and flourishing to all of people and communities, so as to bring the ‘whole gospel to the whole world.’
  • Location

    Online via Zoom

  • Dates

    Thursday
    Aug: 18
    Oct: 13, 20, 27
    Nov: 3, 10

  • Time

    7:15–10.00PM

Instructor

Dr Kwa Kiem Kiok

Lecturer in Missiology and Inter-Disciplinary Studies

Kiem Kiok is our Lecturer in Missiology and Inter-disciplinary Studies. In her previous role as Lecturer and Registrar at East Asia School of Theology, she taught a variety of courses in inter-cultural studies. She has published on a diverse range of subjects including a contextual commentary on Matthew (ATA, 2017). She also contributed to the Dictionary of Christian Spirituality (Zondervan, 2011), as well as on religious harmony in Faith in an Age of Terror (BGST, 2018). She is married to a Methodist pastor and together they enjoy serving others through hospitality over meals.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    General

    • Digital Theological Library

    • BGST Overdrive

    • BGST Library - VLIB

  • 2

    Session 1

    • Introduction (face to face)

  • 3

    Session 2

    • Session 2

  • 4

    Session 3

    • Holistic missions

  • 5

    Session 4

    • History of Christian mission in Singapore

  • 6

    Session 5

    • Missions policies

  • 7

    Session 6

    • Final paper presentations