Nurturing Spiritual Development in Children
Level and Area
Youth and Family Ministry
This course was taught at John Brown University.
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About the Instructor
Holly Catterton Allen, Ph.D., is associate professor of Christian
ministries and the director of the Children and Family Ministries program in
the Biblical Studies Division at John Brown University. She was Co-Director
of the 2006 Children's Spirituality Conference: Christian Perspectives, and
is the editor of the book from that conference, Nurturing Children's Spirituality: Christian Perspectives and Best Practices (Cascade, 2008). She was the guest editor for the Fall 2007 Christian Education Journal theme issue on children's spirituality, and she has written articles for CEJ and other journals.