Upon successful completion of this course, students will:
- Have a theological basis for engaging the world through work that acknowledges their identity and calling.
- Assess and evaluate their strengths, personality type, passions, and values.
- Value the role of life’s difficulties in preparing and shaping them to serve and lead.
- Develop and articulate a Life Purpose Statement.
- Spend a day in solitude in order to make sense of their story within God’s Big Story and seek His direction as they project goals and action steps for the next chapter.
- Develop a Rule of Life that will strengthen their capacity to know and embrace their vocations.
Booram, Beth A. Starting Something New: Spiritual Direction for Your God-given Dream. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2015.
Keller, Timothy, and Katherine Leary Alsdorf. Every Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God’s Work. New York, NY: Riverhead Books, 2012.
Palmer, Parker. Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2000.
Rath, Tom. Strengthsfinder 2.0. New York, NY: Gallup Press, 2007.
This course considers a theology of work as the basis for exploring God’s specific call to join his mission to change the world. Students will use a variety of assessment tools to explore their interests, gifts, strengths, personality, dreams, and values in order to understand their vocation.
$375 to audit this course
- Lectures 5
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 6 Weeks Modular
- Skill level Level 300
- Language English
- Students 1
- Certificate No
- Assessments Yes
Weekly Lectures 5