All Courses

  • MS-858: Vision and Strategic Planning

    This course will examine the importance of having a shared vision and how a leader can communicate it and implement it using a systematic process to develop it within a ministry. The strategic planning process, based on the vision, will be examined in detail and put into practice for the student’s ministry.

  • EN-104: English Composition 2

    A further development of clear writing and argumentation presented in EN-101. This course focuses on writing college level research papers and assignments. Students will learn the research process sources and developing strong thesis statements and evidences for their position.

  • RS-210: Research Writing and Technology (M3)

    A course designed to teach the serious student of the Word proper research methodology, college-level writing skills, and the effective use of technology for conducting research, following A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations by Kate L. Turabian (8th ed.). Methods for using technology to discover information appropriate for college-level research through the use of electronic databases, internet resources, library collections, and information literacy are addressed.

  • RS-210: Research Writing and Technology (M4)

    A course designed to teach the serious student of the Word proper research methodology, college-level writing skills, and the effective use of technology for conducting research, following A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations by Kate L. Turabian (8th ed.). Methods for using technology to discover information appropriate for college-level research through the use of electronic databases, internet resources, library collections, and information literacy are addressed.

  • NT-877: Advanced Greek Exegesis

    An introduction to the procedure and practice of New Testament Greek exegesis with an emphasis on the process of analysis and synthesis of the Biblical text which will result in the writing of a commentary on a New Testament epistle. [This course is offered for credit for M.Div. and Th.M. students only.

  • OT-516: Wisdom Literature

    A study of Old Testament wisdom literature (Job through the Song of Solomon) with an emphasis on the historical setting, literary genre, purpose, theology, and application of these books. Special attention will be given to the concept of Hebrew wisdom, type and function of Hebrew poetry, retribution theology, figures of speech, and hermeneutical issues.

  • BI-344: Romans

    A study of Paul’s Epistle to the Romans with an emphasis on the great theological themes of the sinfulness of man, justification by faith, and sanctification through the Holy Spirit. Emphasis is given to the dispensational aspects of Israel and the Church in chapters nine through eleven.

  • TH-310: Principles of Biblical Interpretation (M3)

    A directed study of the principles of the literal-grammatical-historical (L-G-H) system of biblical interpretation, with guided practice in using those principles in interpreting representative passages.

  • TH-310: Principles of Biblical Interpretation (M4)

    A directed study of the principles of the literal-grammatical-historical (L-G-H) system of biblical interpretation, with guided practice in using those principles in interpreting representative passages.

  • MS-891: Ministry Internship 2

    A continuation of MS-890 which is a supervised, directed ministry experience for students in their specific area of interest and skill. This includes practical training in the local church, mission field, or school, working in the areas of counseling, teaching, church leadership, and evangelism. This course is taken during the final year of studies.

  • MS-763: Introduction to Ministry

    A study of biblical, theological, and cultural foundations of Christian ministry. Topics include call to the ministry, philosophy of ministry, mission and vision, interpersonal relationship, pastoral care, spiritual gifts, disciplines, and effective leadership for ministry.

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