ERIC Number: ED180568
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
So There's a Community College in Your Town. A Guide for Local Church Ministry with the Nearby Community College.
Hallman, W. E., Ed.
Seven articles and a series of cartoons provide background information and practical suggestions for the development of a working relationship between community colleges and the church. William E. Hallman discusses the church's responsibility for ministry at the community colleges. Robert A. Mayo explores the ways in which a supportive relationship between community colleges and the church can help both institutions fulfill their roles as community service agencies. Roger Schmidt examines current trends in and the potential for religious studies at community colleges. Edmund J. Gleazer, Jr., analyzes the growth of community colleges and the problems they currently face. Mary Alice Geier provides suggestions to local congregations for involvement in the community college mission. Earl J. Lowell presents a case method approach to assist local clergy in establishing goals and objectives for ministry with community colleges. The monograph concludes with a handbook by Mary Alice Geier for developing a ministry with community colleges. (Author/JP)
Descriptors: Church Programs, Church Responsibility, Church Role, Clergy, College Role, Community Colleges, Community Services, Guides, Religious Education, Religious Organizations, School Community Relationship, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Ministries in Higher Education in New York, Inc., NY.
Note: Revised edition of a work originally published in 1976