This course has reached full enrollment and is now CLOSED.
Registration for the Summer 2024 online course will open on March 13, 2024.

This eight-week Understanding Today’s Child course will heighten your understanding of today’s children who are growing up in an ever-changing world. You must learn about the child’s unique challenges and understand how to address those challenges to meet their needs.

Your perspectives on the nature of childhood will be expanded through this course. You will also receive insights into relating to children according to their development. The course will help you develop a greater burden to the challenges faced by children in today’s culture.

You can download the Course Syllabus to look at the assignments for this course before enrolling in the course.

Prerequisite courses: None

All students must order their own course materials. You need to place your order early enough to allow time for your order to be delivered to you before the course begins. USA students please allow two weeks for processing and shipping. International students, please allow four-six weeks for processing and shipping. (NOTE: Orders are not processed on weekends or holidays.)

Required Texts:

  • Understanding Today Child Student Manual
  • Wholly Kids - LifeWay Press, Kids Ministry Publishing, Nashville, 

The Understanding Today’s Child Student Manual is available from the Child Evangelism Fellowship press store. Click on the link below to be taken to the CEF Press® website. 

You may order Wholly Kids (LifeWay Press®) from the bookseller of your choice.
ISBN 978-1-4158-7319-9

If you have questions about ordering your course materials, email the CMI Online Administrator or call 1.636.456.4321.

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Course Includes

  • 14 Lessons
  • 32 Topics
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