Definition of Cultural Engagement Competency
“The student demonstrates appreciation for the many dimensions of ongoing public-square and global conversations related to social, cultural, religious, biblical, and theological concerns, and develops a biblical Christian perspective that results in knowledgeable, compassionate dialogue with appropriate evangelistic engagement.”
Cultural Engagement Goal
Get immersed in a Hispanic context
1. Attend at least 3 church services with my Hispanic neighbors
2. Attend the diversity conference in Houston at Faith Memorial Baptist Church
1 Build relationship with neighbors
2. Conference Materials
1. At least 3 church visits to a predominantly Hispanic church
2. Attend the coference in April
Overall Reflection Statement for Cultural Engagement
For my competence in cultural engagement, I am submitting __________ [name/type of artifact] which demonstrates __________ [what you learned, experienced, or accomplished and with who]. Describe my thoughts for 100 words.
Artifacts With Descriptions
1. Pictures and reflections
2. Book Reviews + list of helpful resources
As I developed and demonstrated cultural engagement, I have learned __________ [something you have learned about yourself, about people, about ministry, and/or about God]. Describe my thoughts for 100 words.
Lifelong Development Statement
As a result of the experiences documented by these artifacts, I will continue to develop in cultural engagement by __________ [something you will do differently next time or continue to improve upon]. Describe my thoughts for 100 words.