History of Christianity II - 3.00 Hours

A continuation of HT5100, concentrating on great leaders of the church in the modern period of church history from the Reformation to the 19th century.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

06HT5200R/01
Dr. Sean M. Lucas
Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
February 4 - May 13

History of Christianity II - 3.00 Hours

A continuation of HT5100, concentrating on great leaders of the church in the modern period of church history from the Reformation to the 19th century.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09HT5200/RE
Dr. Michael Allen
Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:29 PM
February 2 - May 10

History of Christianity II - 3.00 Hours

History of Christianity II
A continuation of HT5100, concentrating on great leaders of the church in the modern period of church history from the Reformation to the 19th century.

11HT5200/01
Dr. Peter Yoder
Thursday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
January 25 - May 7

History & Theology of the Puritans - 2.00 Hours

This course is designed to be an introduction to Puritan theology in its historical context. It includes an analysis of the theological contributions, cultural impact, and literary output of leading Puritan theologians.

11HT6300/01
Dr. Jordan Stone
Monday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
January 25 - May 7

Adv Readings in Bavinck & Modern Thought - 2.00 Hours

This course is a reading seminar that works through Bavinck’s texts systematically and chronologically, paying specific attention to those texts that lie outside of the dogmatics. Students will be trained to engage Bavinck’s own writings, and discern some of his main interlocutors within the context of modern theology in the 19th-20th centuries, with an eye toward contemporary theological issues and debates.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

06HT6330R/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Thursday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
February 4 - May 13

Greek II - 3.00 Hours

This REMOTE LIVE course introduces students to the basic grammar and dynamics of New Testament Greek in a manner that is accessible yet rigorous. The main focus is gaining the skills necessary for reading the New Testament in its original language and developing attitudes and habits that will lead to skill retention and applicatoin in life and ministry. Throughout the course, students will be shown how learning Greek can impact their sermons and Bible studies. This course builds upon the basic grammar learned in Greek I (nouns, adjectives, pronouns, etc.) by broadening the exposure to the vocabulary and grammar of the New Testament, especially verbs and participles.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.
(Campuses: 01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09NT5125R/DE
Dr. Benjamin White
Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:29 PM
February 4 - May 13

Greek Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: Greek II (NT5125)
By studying the text of selected passages students learn grammatical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills.
THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses: 01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

02NT5150R/01
Dr. Charles E. Hill
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
February 9 - May 11

Acts & Romans - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
APRIL 15-17 (THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY)
8AM TO 6PM EACH DAY

A study of Acts and Paul’s Epistle to the Romans that emphasizes both the original meaning and the modern meaning.

11NT5250/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
TBA 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
April 15 - April 17

Pauline Epistles - 3.00 Hours

An exposition of the epistles in chronological order that emphasizes the application of Paul's theology to the pastoral needs of the churches of his day and ours.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09NT5300/RE
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
Tuesday 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
February 2 - May 10

Hermeneutics - 3.00 Hours

SYNC COURSE. Emphasis will be placed upon the relationship of the OT and the NT. Background hermeneutical issues will also be covered, including the role of the interpreter, the use of creeds and confessions in interpretation, and the relationship between original meaning and modern meaning.

THIS IS A SYNCHRONOUS COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

06ON5100S/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 7:01 PM - 10:01 PM
February 1 - May 10

Hebrew II - 3.00 Hours

An introduction to the Hebrew language of the Old Testament Scripture.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09OT5125/DE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:25 PM
February 4 - May 13

Hebrew II - 3.00 Hours

Prerequisite: OT5100
A continuation of OT5100

11OT5125/01
Dr. Kevin Warstler
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
January 25 - May 7

Joshua to Esther - 3.00 Hours

This overview of the literature, history, and themes of Joshua through Esther gives particular attention to the relevance of these books for the church and world today.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09OT5250/RE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
January 28 - May 13

Joshua-Esther - 3.00 Hours

This overview of the literature, history, and themes of Joshua through Esther gives particular attention to the relevance of these books for the church and world today.

11OT5250/01
Dr. Peter Lee
TBA 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
March 15 - March 19

Preaching Lab II - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: PT5150
Students will preach multiple sermons. Women and other non-ministerial candidates will substitute additional elective course hours for all Preaching Labs.

11PT5175/01
Dr. Jordan Stone
Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
January 25 - May 7

Evangelism - 2.00 Hours

The purpose of this course is to train students to be effective evangelists and to understand and use biblical principles and methods of church growth. Emphasis is placed on having an intense desire to reach the lost for Christ. The value of small group ministries and mobilizing the laity for growth and ministry are considered.
THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses: 00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

11PT5200R/01
Dr. Randy Newman
Monday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
January 25 - May 7

Personal Sanctification - 1.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT REMOTELY AS FOLLOWS:
MONDAY EVENINGS 5PM-7PM (CST).
FEB. 1, FEB. 8, FEB. 15, FEB. 22, MAR. 1, MAR. 8, and MAR. 22.

This course is a study of the application of redemption in the believer’s sanctification.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses: 00|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

01PT5375R/01
Dr. J. Ligon Duncan
TBA 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
January 25 - May 7

Image of God and Ministry - 2.00 Hours

This is a course on the implications of the doctrine of the image of God for the practice of ministry in the local church, in its prophetic, priestly, and kingly dimensions. From a Biblical and Confessional perspective, we will critically engage historical instances of the Church’s neglect or twisting of the doctrine of the image of God. We will consider how a robust articulation of the image of God remains vital to addressing contemporary challenges in Christian ministry, both theologically and pastorally.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses: 01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09PT6526R/DE
Dr. Jay Harvey
Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:29 PM
February 2 - May 4

ST:Christology/Soteriology/Eschatology - 3.00 Hours

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Christology, Soteriology, and Eschatology.

11ST5200/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
Thursday 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
January 25 - May 7

Christian Thought and Philosophy - 3.00 Hours

REMOTE LIVE An introduction to Christian philosophy from a Reformed perspective. Topics include the relationship between philosophy and theology, major figures and movements in the history of Christian thought, and the application of philosophical thinking to Christian faith and practice.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE CLASS AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM

(Campuses: 01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

04ST5400R/1
Dr. William Davis
Monday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
February 1 - May 8

Westminster Standards/Reformation Creeds - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
SATURDAYS, MAR. 6TH, MAR. 27TH, and APRIL 3RD FROM 8AM TO 6PM.


A study of Reformation creeds, emphasizing their theology and usefulness for today, especially in public worship and pastoral care. Approximately half of the course will concern the Westminster Standards.

11ST6375/01
Dr. Robert J. Cara
Saturday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
January 25 - May 7

Theology & Soul Care - 2.00 Hours

The purpose of this course is to explore the connection between theology and counseling. Primary theological topics (the doctrine of creation, hamartiology, Christology, pneumatology, eschatology, etc.) will be studied in their application to pastoral soul care and counseling situations.


THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

03CO6115R/01
Dr. Nathanael J. Brooks
Mon to Fri 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
June 21 - July 2

Prayer in the Bible - 2.00 Hours

Selections from the Bible’s prayers and teachings about prayer are examined, with special attention to the language and theology of prayer.


THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

03ON6300R/01
Dr. John Currid
Mon to Fri 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
July 19 - July 30

Hebrew Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
JUNE 18-19 - CLASS MEETS FROM 9AM TO 5PM
JULY 23-24 - CLASS MEETS FROM 9AM TO 4PM

Prerequisite: OT5125
This course introduces basic tools for interpreting the Old Testament. Attention is given to a working knowledge of biblical Hebrew and to principles of interpretation.

11OT5150/01
Dr. Miles V. Van Pelt
TBA 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
TBA 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
May 31 - August 27

Exposition of Zephaniah - 2.00 Hours

This course is designed as a verse-by-verse exposition of the book of Zephaniah with a view toward the prophet's core theological message, distinctive contribution to the Minor Prophets, and how Zephaniah draws from other Old Testament passages for his own prophetic message. The goal is for students to be able to properly understand Zephaniah for the purpose of teaching and preaching.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

04OT6445R/1
Mr. William Wood
Mon to Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
July 26 - August 5

Leadership & Discipleship - 2.00 Hours

A study of leadership philosophy, principles, and skills through which a pastor can lead a session in developing a culture of discipleship to fulfill the church’s mission in its life and witness. A variety of leadership, discipleship, Christian education, and philosophy of ministry topics will be discussed. We will discuss how one develops mission, vision and strategy within a context that respects plurality of leadership and dependence upon the Holy Spirit. We will reflect on principles and best practices for developing curriculum for the body. Particular attention will be given to addressing cases of abuse and cultivating a healthy culture of leadership in the church.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09PT5275R/DE
Dr. Jay Harvey
Mon to Thu 5:30 PM - 7:45 PM
July 26 - August 5

Church Polity - 1.00 Hours

Students examine the biblical data relative to church government and the Book of Church Order. The organization and function of church courts, including discipline and appeals, are considered, and parliamentary procedure is examined.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM. TIMES POSTED ARE EASTERN TIME.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

01PT5325R/01
Dr. Guy Waters
Mon to Fri 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
June 7 - June 11

Personal Sanctification - 1.00 Hours

11PT5375/01
Dr. Michael Allen
TBA 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
June 11 - June 12

Introduction to Chaplain Ministry - 2.00 Hours

This course will introduce students to the opportunities and challenges of Chaplain ministry. Attention will be given to personal preparation for the chaplaincy, challenges of ministering in a secular and multi-faith environment, theories of chaplain care, and pastoral counseling techniques in a non-Christian setting.

THIS IS A SYNC SECTION AND WILL JOIN THE RESIDENTIAL COURSE IN WASHINGTON BY ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

06PT6251S/01
Dr. Patrick Stefan
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
FriSat 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
June 10 - June 12

Foundations for Youth Ministry - 2.00 Hours

This course helps the student develop a biblical and theological foundation for an effective youth ministry. Based upon this foundation, the course presents an overview of adolescent culture and models for youth ministry.

THIS IS A THREE WEEKEND CLASS: JUNE 18 & 19, JULY 2 & 3, AND JULY 16 & 17.

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

04PT6265R/1
Dr. Brian H. Cosby
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
June 18 - June 19

Foundations for Youth Ministry - 2.00 Hours

This course helps the student develop a biblical and theological foundation for an effective youth ministry. Based upon this foundation, the course presents an overview of adolescent culture and models for youth ministry.

THIS IS A THREE WEEKEND CLASS: JUNE 18 & 19, JULY 2 & 3, AND JULY 16 & 17.

THIS IS A SYNCHRONOUS COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

04PT6265S/1
Dr. Brian H. Cosby
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
June 18 - June 19

Intro. to Pastoral & Theological Studies - 3.00 Hours

This course introduces students to the biblical, theological, and pastoral aspects of ministry preparation in the Reformed tradition.

11ST5100/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
TBA 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
August 23 - August 27

Apologetics - 2.00 Hours

The course will seek to formulate the rational basis for believing in Christian theism, with responses to objections and critiques of competing worldviews.


Please Note: Syllabus provided soon

Meeting Times:
Monday-Thursday: May 31 to June 3 (8:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT)
Monday-Thursday: June 7 to June 10 (8:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT)
Monday: June 14 (8:00 AM to 10:00 AM EDT)

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09ST5450R/DE
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Mon to Thu 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
May 31 - June 14

Pastoral & Social Ethics - 3.00 Hours

Students are introduced to terminology, major views, and problems in the study of ethics and to a biblical basis for morality. Basic concerns and current issues in social ethics are covered.

11ST5500/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
TBA 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
June 1 - June 5

Trinitarian Theology - 2.00 Hours

The biblical foundations and the ecclesiastical creedal formulations of Trinitarian theology are examined, as well as related developments in the history of thought— ancient, medieval, and modern.


THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.

(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

03ST6100R/01
Dr. D. Blair Smith
Mon to Fri 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
July 5 - July 16

Contemporary Theology - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE:
TIMES POSTED ARE FOR EASTERN DAYLIGHT TIME. IF YOU ARE IN A DIFFERENT TIME ZONE, PLEASE ADJUST ACCORDINGLY.
THIS COURSE IS REMOTE LIVE AND IS TAUGHT OVER ZOOM.



(Campuses: 00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

05ST6130R/01
Dr. Craig Sheppard
Mon to Fri 7:00 PM - 9:40 PM
July 19 - July 30

History of Christianity I - 3.00 Hours

History of Christianity I
This general introduction to Christianity in the early and medieval periods focuses on key Christian doctrines and great leaders from Justin Martyr to Martin Luther who made contributions of lasting significance to the Christian Church.

11HT5100/01
Dr. Peter Yoder
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August 23 - December 3

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

An introductory study concentrating on basic vocabulary and analysis of the grammar of New Testament Greek.

11NT5100/01
Dr. Greg K. Beale
MonWed 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
August 23 - December 3

Pauline Epistles - 3.00 Hours

An exposition of the epistles in chronological order that emphasizes the application of Paul’s theology to the pastoral needs of the churches of his day and ours.

11NT5300/01
Dr. Greg K. Beale
Thursday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 23 - December 3

Hebrew I - 3.00 Hours

This course introduces basic elements of the Hebrew language. Lectures and small group sessions cover the Hebrew alphabet, pronunciation, and elementary grammatical structures.

11OT5100/01
Dr. Kevin Warstler
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August 23 - December 3

Poets - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
Tuesday through Friday, October 5-8, 2021; 9am to 5pm each day.

An examination of the literary structure, themes, and history of the Psalms and wisdom literature of the Old Testament.

11OT5300/01
Dr. John Currid
TBA 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
October 5 - October 8

Communication I - 2.00 Hours

This course introduces the theological framework and basic skills required for interpreting and communicating the Bible within the context of the church’s ministry (both formal and informal).

11PT5100/01
Dr. Jordan Stone
Monday 8:15 AM - 10:15 AM
August 23 - December 3

Pastoral Ministry - 2.00 Hours

This course will lay the foundations of a biblical theology of the pastor in relation to the church and the world. Students will begin to formulate a philosophy of ministry, assess readiness, and attain progress in their calling. A variety of pastoral skills and competencies will be included.

11PT5250/01
Dr. Jordan Stone
Monday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
August 23 - December 3

Pastoral Counseling - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
Sept. 2-4; Sept. 13-14; Oct. 15-16
Friday classes meet from 2:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday classes meet from 9:00am to 5:00pm


An overview of current trends in counseling theory and practice and the role of counseling in public, private and church settings. Basic counseling skills taught in this course include interviewing, assessment, and therapeutic listening in a laboratory situation. Application is made to premarital, family crisis, grief and substance abuse counseling, with emphasis on developing strategies and applying scriptural principles.

11PT5350/01
Dr. Rod Mays
TBA 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TBA 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
August 23 - December 3

Covenant Theology - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
Oct. 22-23; Nov. 19-20
Friday classes meet from 2:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday classes meet from 8:30am to 4:30pm


An examination of covenant theology from exegetical and historical perspectives. Consideration is given to such issues as the relation of the Old and New Testaments, the significance of the covenants for sacramental theology, and the hermeneutics of Dispensationalism and Theonomy. Emphasis is placed on the role of the biblical doctrine of the covenants in preaching and pastoral ministry.

11ST5300/01
Rev. Blair Smith
TBA 2:30 PM - 9:00 PM
TBA 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
August 23 - December 3

Christ, Culture & Contextualization - 2.00 Hours

An introduction to Christian philosophy from a Reformed perspective. Topics include the relationship between philosophy and theology, major figures and movements in the history of Christian thought, and the application of philosophical thinking to Christian faith and practice.

11ST5600/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
Wednesday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
August 23 - December 3