HIGHLIGHT CALENDAR

During your 9 months in the SUM program you will be challenged to grow, interact with various people groups, and experience different cultures in ministry and social settings in major cities of the northeast.

See the 2019 Fall Calendar

AUGUST / SEPTEMBER

  • City Orientation
  • Module: Navigating Systems of the City
  • Travel to Chicago and Detroit

OCTOBER

  • Module: Models of Urban Ministry
  • SUM Invitational Weekend for Prospective Participants
  • Travel to New York City
  • Attend Movement Day Conference

NOVEMBER

  • Module: Understanding and Adapting to Cultural Mores
  • Extended visits to various ethnic neighborhoods of Philadelphia
  • Urban Hope Thanksgiving Outreach
  • Thanksgiving Break
Chicago
Chicago
Detroit
Detroit
New York
New York

DECEMBER

  • Module: The Uniqueness of Evangelism and Discipleship in the Urban Setting
  • Winter Break

JANUARY

  • Module: Crisis Counseling and Intervention
  • Visit Esperanza Health Care Center

FEBRUARY

  • Module: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty, Depression, and Hopelessness
  • Weekend visit to Washington D.C. to tour city and visit ministries
Washington DC
Washington DC
Boston
Boston
Baltimore
Baltimore

MARCH

  • Module: Current Issues in Urban settings
  • Spring Break Week
  • Ministry Partner Development Training

APRIL

  • Module: The Drug Culture, Street Life, and Addictions
  • Boston Ministry Visits
  • Urban Hope Spring Carnival

MAY

  • Baltimore Ministry Visits
  • Graduation