Central Baptist Theological Seminary

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Debra Sermons
(913) 667-5711
6601 Monticello Road
Shawnee, Kansas 66226-3513
United States of America
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Central Baptist Theological Seminary prepares women and men to transform churches and communities by educating and forming them as Christian leaders who are biblically knowledgeable, theologically articulate, spiritually healthy, humanly sensitive and professionally competent.
Describe the accredited programs in cross-cultural ministries or missions offered by your organization: 
Make a difference with us in Myanmar! Don’t miss the opportunity to help people of Myanmar receive medical treatment - one patient for $1 at the Ywama Baptist Church Medical Clinic in Yangon. Enter a drawing to go to Myanmar to visit the Clinic, as well as to connect with the people of Myanmar. Check out the video on this page and visit our booth to find out more. Central Seminary offers theological education in various regions of the United States, as well as in partnership with the Myanmar Institute of Theology (Burma). Programs include a doctor of ministry degree in missional church, which has a track for North American, Burmese, and Korean students, and includes opportunities for local and global cross-cultural experiences. These experiences, which include short term pilgrimages to Myanmar, are also extended to students who are a part of Central’s master of divinity degree program as well. A one-year ministry certificate program, FOUNDATIONS, is available for English speaking and Hispanic ministry leaders, as well as leaders of refugee communities from Myanmar. Men and women – of various ages, backgrounds, and ethnicities – interested in ordained ministry in the local church, missions, non-profit leadership, chaplaincy, church planting, and other creative ministry opportunities will find the training they need at Central. Internships are an integral part of the degree programs in the various ministry settings. Degrees and certificates offered at Central: Doctor of Ministry Master of Divinity Master of Arts (Theological Studies) Master of Arts in Missional Church Studies Diploma in Theological Studies FOUNDATIONS ministry certificate
Term of service offered: 
two months to 1 year
Degrees Offered: 
Certificate, MA, MDiv, DMin, other
General Areas of Study: 
Bible, Theology, Evangelism, World Religions, other