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CSER Course Pathing Rawlings School of Divinity

Welcome to the CSER course path for the Rawlings School of Divinity. Below you can find organizations recommended by SOD faculty uniquely suited for your major. For more information about these organizations or for help registering for CSER, please email cser@liberty.edu.


General Selection (Any Major)

Divinity students have unique skills and abilities to pour into the campus and the Lynchburg community. Students can serve through student leadership, get involved with SGA clubs, travel with LU Send, or serve alongside their faculty with unique research and service projects. Students can also serve with local charities or find ways to lead at local churches using their ministry training and biblical education.

LU Resident Shepherd – CSER 347
LU Resident Assistant – CSER 348
LU School of Divinity – CSER 339
LU Send – CSER 302

LU Send Now – CSER 302
Parkview Community Mission (PVCM) – CSER 577
SGA Clubs – CSER 311


Biblical & Theological Studies

Students majoring in Biblical Studies or Theological Studies can find unique service projects geared toward research or ministerial training. Local churches and CRU Lynchburg are ways for students to put their education to use in the body of Christ by leading Bible studies and small groups. Museums such as the Rawlings Scriptorium offer hands-on experience working with historical religious artifacts. Clubs like Ratio Christi focus on apologetics training among the student body.

CRU Lynchburg – CSER 399*
Local Churches – CSER 200s

LU Liberty Biblical Museum – CSER 370
LU Rawlings Scriptorium Museum – CSER 399*

Ratio Christi – CSER 399*


Global Studies

Students majoring in Global Studies should seek out service opportunities related to engaging the global community. Students can do this through a variety of local missions’ organizations or through serving directly with Global Studies. They can also complete CSER while completing their GLST internship overseas.

Gleaning for the World – CSER 566
Global Studies Club – CSER 399*

Gospelink – CSER 553
LU Global Studies Department – CSER 339

LU Send Now – CSER 302
World Help – CSER 510


Christian Leadership & Church Ministries

Students majoring in CLCM degrees have many options available to them. Students can serve local organizations like CRU Lynchburg, The Master’s Inn, Young Life, and Word of Life Ministries. They can also serve through the School of Divinity through PLED courses, Scaremare, YouthQuest, or with faculty on service-based research projects.

Students should also look for ways to complete CSER with one of several youth camps and sports outreach ministries around the country.

Cru Lynchburg – CSER 399*
Grace Bible Camp – CSER 399*
Kanakuk Kamps – CSER 399*
LU King’s Players – CSER 350
LU PLED Outreach – CSER 339

LU PLED Proclamation – CSER 339
LU PLED Visionpoint – CSER 339
LU PLED Team – CSER 339
LU Scaremare – CSER 339
Sports Outreach Institute – CSER 399*

The Master’s Inn – CSER 567
Word of Life Local Church Ministries – CSER 399*
Young Life Ministry – CSER 539
YouthQuest – CSER 339


* By registering through a Special Project (CSER 399-001), students may request CSER eligibility at non-profit organizations and ministries that are not listed on the Service Opportunities page.

**Students can choose from churches listed on the Service Opportunities page or students may request CSER eligibility through a different church by registering a Church Extension (CSER 279-001).

***Service-Learning CSER opportunities allow you to receive CSER credit through completing coursework in your classes. Browse current opportunities or discuss a new Service-Learning course with your faculty.