Southwestern D6 Family Ministry Journal (Vol. 5)



The Southwestern D6 Family Ministry Journal Vol. 5 is a peer-reviewed journal that brings a comprehensive approach to the family ministry conversation by reminding ministry leaders of the various audiences present in the church community. The articles found within bring attention to family ministry and key elements of pastoral duties in connection to discipleship in the home. This journal aggregates content submitted by scholars from various universities, seminaries, and ministry organizations as well as relevant book reviews. An added bonus is practitioner insights in shorter, non-peer-reviewed submissions.

Ron Hunter Jr. Ph.D., is the executive editor, Danny Conn, Ed.D., is the general editor, Jonathan Williams, Ph.D., is the managing editor, Chris Talbot is the assistant managing editor. Contributing writers: Thomas Bergler, Graham Hale, June Lee, Gareth Crispin, Becky Aniol, Eddy Wu, Allen Jackson, Matthew McCraney, Chris Shirley & Jonathan Williams, Paul Mermilliod, Richard Griffith, Gady Youmans, Travis Flanagan, Steve Vandegriff, Frank Trimble, Frank Trimble, Tony Rogers, Charles Carpenter, Jeff Nichols, and Jerry McKinney.


Reframing Family Ministry in Light of How Christian Parents Really Think
by Dr. Thomas E. Bergler

Gospel Family: A Practical Theology of the Gospel’s Impact on the Home
by Dr. Chris Shirley & Dr. Jonathan Williams

Challenges to Passing on the Faith to Families with Special Needs Children
by Dr. Matthew McCraney

Family Ministry and Theology: A Theological Reflection on Three Church of England Congregations
by Dr. Gareth Crispin

The Biblical Command for Home Discipleship
by Dr. Graham Hale

Research With an Emphasis on Equipping the Next Generation With a Biblical Worldview

Leveraging Family Ministry Values, Priorities, and Practices to Equip the Next Generation With a Biblical Worldview
by Dr. Paul Mermilliod

Discipleship in a Post-Truth Culture
by Dr. R. Allen Jackson

Reimagining Biblical Worldview Education
by Dr. Rebecca Aniol

Building a Biblical Worldview for Children Through Spiritual Disciplines
by Dr. June Lee

Considering the Challenges of Teaching the Problem of Evil to Teenagers and a Critique of Available Resources
by Dr. Eddy Wu


Practitioner Insights

Bible Courses Back in Public Schools: Discipling and Training Students With the Gospel for Elective Credits
by Dr. Gady Youmans

Ways to Disciple Your Children “As You Go”
by Dr. Rich Griffith

The Family: Cultural and Biblical Views
by Travis Flanagan


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