History of Christianity 2 - 3.00 Hours

A continuation of HT502, concentrating on great leaders of the church in the modern period of church history from the Reformation to the 19th century.

11HT504/01
Dr. Peter Yoder
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
January 28 - May 3

Classics of Personal Devotion - 1.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS: APRIL 12-13; FRIDAY CLASS MEETS FROM 3PM TO 9PM; SATURDAY CLASS MEETS FROM 8AM-4PM. Devotional writings from the history of the church, as well as from more contemporary Christians, are read and discussed to deepen the student’s knowledge of and love for God.

11HT508/01
Dr. Ben C Dunson
Friday 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
January 28 - May 3

Greek Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

By studying the text of selected passages students learn grammatical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills.

11NT506/01
Dr. Ben C Dunson
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
January 28 - May 3

Acts & Romans - 2.00 Hours

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

11NT516/01
Dr. Ben C Dunson
Thursday 2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
January 28 - May 3

Isaiah to Malachi - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS: JAN. 28th through FEB. 1st, FROM 9AM TO 5PM EACH DAY. An expository study of the message and times of the prophets that emphasizes the themes day of the Lord, judgment, restoration, promise and fulfillment, Messiah, kingdom, and the new people of God.

11OT516/01
Dr. J. Nicholas Reid
TBA 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
January 28 - May 3

Life of the Pastor - 1.00 Hours

The examination of the essential life components that impact the effectiveness of the pastoral role, the spiritual life that sustains it and the obstacles that will be encountered.

11PT715/01
Dr. Pete Deison
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
January 28 - May 3

Scripture, Theology Proper, Anthropology - 3.00 Hours

This course explores the doctrines of Scripture from a systematic perspective. Topics include Scripture, theology proper, and anthropology.

11ST515/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM
January 28 - May 3

Past. & Social Ethic - 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.

11ST528/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
January 28 - May 3

Leadership & Discipleship - 2.00 Hours

This course is a study of leadership philosophy, principles, and skills through which a pastor can lead a session in cultivating a culture of discipleship in order 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.

11PT5275/01
Dr. Irwyn Ince
Tuesday 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
June 18 - June 21

Christian Encounter w/Islam - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS: JULY 30th TO AUGUST 2nd, 9AM TO 4:30PM EACH DAY. An introduction to the history, culture, traditions, beliefs, and practices of Islam. Students will reflect on the ways in which Islamic faith and life have been shaped by historical and cultural circumstances, study the diversity of Islam both in history and in contemporary expression, and develop a deeper understanding of Islam in order to love Muslims as their neighbors and witness more effectively to them.

11ST5550/01
Dr. James Anderson
TueWedThur 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
July 30 - August 2

Puritan Theology - 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. Sinclair B. Ferguson
Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FriSat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
October 17 - October 21

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

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

11NT5100/01
Dr. Ben C Dunson
Thursday 1:45 PM - 5:00 PM
August 26 - December 6

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. Ben C Dunson
Thursday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
August 26 - December 6

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
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
August 26 - December 6

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. John Currid
Mon to Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
October 7 - October 11

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
Thursday 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM
August 26 - December 6

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
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM
August 26 - December 6

Church Polity - 1.00 Hours

PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS: FRIDAY, JAN.10th 2PM to 9PM SATURDAY, JAN.11th 8AM to 4PM 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.

11PT5325/01
Dr. Guy Waters
Friday 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
January 10 - January 11

Biblical Theology - 2.00 Hours

This course investigates the covenantal nature of the Christian Bible from a biblical-theological perspective. The study of biblical theology includes: (1) the history, definition, task, method, and goal of biblical theology; (2) the attempt to identify the "center" of biblical theology as a way of understanding the relationship of the various parts to the whole; and (3) selected themes in biblical theology as those threads that make up the fabric of the biblical canon.

11ON6200/01
Dr. Ben C Dunson
Mon to Thu 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
January 20 - January 24