Rockbridge’s new Black Church studies certificate or emphasis equips you to minister in cross-cultural and black church communities.
What is the Black Church Studies Institute?
The Institute weaves together courses in black church history, pastoral ministry, discipleship, worship expressions, and theology to provide a holistic approach to minister within black communities.
What is the Institute’s Purpose?
The Black Church Studies Institute seeks to educate, elevate, and equip men and women to be servant-leaders called to minister in cross-cultural settings and black church communities.
What is the Difference Between a Certificate and Emphasis?
A certificate is for non-degree seeking individuals, and an emphasis is a focus of study within the Master of Ministry Leadership and Master of Divinity programs for those who are seeking a degree. Whether you are seeking a degree or not seeking a degree, you have the ability to take courses in the Black Church Studies Institute. Take specific courses you are interested in for personal growth, electives for your degree or complete all the course requirements for a certificate or emphasis.