This research project asks how an increased awareness and understanding of the social Trinity might impact the ideas and practices of spiritual formation in members of suburban ELCA congregations. This is a deeply theological project, thus the following sections form the bulk of my dissertation. There are four key theological lenses that frame this research: The Trinity, Spiritual Formation (Christian Spirituality), the Missional Church, and Religious Education.
Explore the following links as I attempt to frame my research within each theological discipline:
The fourth frame is Religious Education, specifically focused on the education of adults in the church.