J.D.Institute was established in 2005 as a Public Intellectual Institute which provides training, lectures and seminars in social and cultural thought from a biblical perspective. J.D.Institute takes an ecumenical approach to Evangelical Christian thought, life, and practice, which also takes the task and focus of social justice serious.
Thinking Out Loud (Journal Publishing) is a new publication by Dr. Jamal-Dominique Hopkins. This work is a collection of essays that explores current issues related to Sex and the Black Church, the past Eddie Long scandal, and reflects upon the much talked about debt crisis and controversy over the health care debate. A must read on contemporary social thought! Order your copy today ($15.00)
J. D. Institute offers Free Ministry Intensive Summer Training Courses. The Ministry Summer Fellowship at J. D. Institute is a week-long intensive training program geared toward Pastors, Ministers, Missionaries, Evangelist and Lay Leaders in local congregations. This training program will help leaders develop ministry skills in actual clinical settings, combining the theory of Christian ministry with ministry practice.
Training will take place in group sessions, seminars, and at actual clinical sites. Learn the theory behind biblical interpretation, Christian theology and doctrine, and aspects of Christian ministry. How should Christian leaders engage in effective ministry in a 21st century social-political climate? This program will address such issues paying close attention to the historical development of the Christian Church from its inception through the development of the modern Black Church movement.
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J.D.Institute honors your support. J.D.Institute invites you to explore and take part in the work of educating and preparing individuals who are training for ministry. Students and Fellows at J.D.Institute are trained in the theological disciplines (Bible, Preaching, Church History) and critical thinking as relates to social-cultural engagement and vocational ministry.
Learning takes place via course work, seminars, lectures, workshops and symposiums. Fees and costs are listed under programs. J.D.Institute is a privately owned and operated entity.