The M.Div. (Global Studies) provides you with a comprehensive range of biblical-theological knowledge and practical skills for ministry leadership along with specialized skills to engage, encourage, and support people from another culture with the gospel of Jesus Christ. It prepares you to serve cross-culturally in a local church or with an international agency.
This program will equip you to:
Apply biblical principles and models for participating in the global mission of God
Develop twenty-first-century strategies for participating in the global mission of God
Conduct informed cultural analysis and population segment research
Evaluate historical examples for participating in the global mission of God
Serve effectively in a cross-cultural context
Potential ministry opportunities for program graduates include:
Serving as a mission pastor in a local church
Leading a missionary team in a cross-cultural context
Pastoring a church in a cross-cultural context
Serving as an ethnic outreach coordinator
Serving as a mobilizer for a mission agency
Professor of Intercultural & Historical Studies
B.A., University of Houston; M. Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological SeminaryRead More...
David G. Cashin
Professor of Intercultural Studies
B.A., Gordon College; M.A., Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh; M.A., Ph.D., Stockholm University, SwedenRead More...
Dean, College of Intercultural Studies
B.A., North Carolina State University; M.A., M.Div.,Liberty University; Ph.D., University of Wales-Trinity Saint David; Ph.D., University of Pretoria