Beyond Religious Education: Implications of the Spirituality of Children for Theory and Practice

TRP2443HF  L4101
Offered in Summer 2011  ·  New Course · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course will explore recent developments around the spirituality of children, and the theology of childhood as a means of reshaping and revitalizing the practice of ministry with children. Participants will discover how to be companions with children on their spiritual journey. Participants will also be trained in the Godly Play method of being with children, and upon completion will be accredited storytellers by Godly Play Canada. The course will consist of lectures, small group work, tutorials, and required reading. Participants will be evaluated on class participation, a book report, a research paper, and the learning and telling of a Godly Play story.

Schedule: 09:00 to 15:00 · Begins: 06/13 · Ends: 06/17
Schedule Notes: Monday through Friday, June 13-17.
Instructors: Andrew J. Sheldon
Teaching Methods: Lectures
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit · Max: 24
Enrollment Notes: Withdrawal deadline:  June 13, 2011.
Additional Notes: The course will take place at All Saints Kingsway, 2850 Bloor St W, Toronto.

47 Queen's Park Crescent East · Toronto, Ontario · M5S 2C3 · Canada · Tel: 416-978-4039 · Fax: 416-978-7821 · E-mail: inquiries @
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