This course is a study of the Biblical and theological basis of benevolence, and it also examines the practical aspects of developing a ministry of care.
After students complete this course, they should be able to…
- Trace the Biblical and theological basis of benevolence through the Old Testament, the teachings of Jesus, and the New Testament church.
- Discuss the role of the church in benevolence to the community of faith and outside the community of faith.
- Identify practical ways for the Christian to care for people in need in the marketplace.
- Develop a ministry of care and benevolence.