HISTORY OF CHRISTIANITY IN AMERICA II (HT204)
IMPARTING DESTINY THROUGH HISTORY
History of Christianity in America-Part 2 builds on the solid foundation of Part 1 by examining the American Revolution, the revivals of the early 1800s, the Civil War, Darwinism and the social gospel, twentieth century revivals and the trends that shape the world in which we minister now. There is a special focus on the spiritual impact of the 1960s and how it affects the Church today. This course is a needed tool in our arsenal of faith, helping us to understand the times so we can understand what we are called to do.
► Acquaint students with the history of Christianity in America after the American Revolution.
► Foster and awareness of the sovereignty of God through a study of history.
This course is worth four quarter units of credit in the degree programs of Embassy College.
Dr. Stephen Mansfield is a well-respected historian, a New York Times best-selling author and a popular speaker who coaches leaders worldwide. Stephen is one the nation’s most sought after commentators and lecturers on matters of faith, politics, and American culture. He has founded Mansfield Group to answer the pressing needs of leading organizations for education that explains the times and the trends that define the future.
In 2002, Stephen left the pastorate to write and lecture full-time while continuing to exert influence on the American political scene. It was during this time that he wrote The Faith of George W. Bush, which spent many weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and has been credited with profoundly shaping public discourse on religion in America. Stephen is also a pastor, teacher, and author of numerous history articles.