History and Theology of the Puritans - 2.00 Hours

This survey of the historical and cultural background of 17th century Puritanism in Great Britain and North America includes an examination of leading theologians, such as John Owen, Richard Sibbes,Thomas Goodwin, Samuel Rutherford, and Thomas Hooker, and of selected texts. THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE CLASS. CLASS WILL BE A MIXTURE OF LIVE ZOOM SESSIONS AND RECORDED LECTURES. (Campuses: 00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

04HT6300R/1
Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson
TueWedThur 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM
January 12 - January 21

History & Theology of the Puritans - 2.00 Hours

This survey of the major historical and theological themes of 16th and 17th century Puritanism examines the lives and works of leading puritan theologians—like John Owen, Jonathan Edwards, John Bunyan, Richard Sibbes, Richard Baxter, Samuel Rutherford, Thomas Goodwin, and William Perkins—and explores the secondary sources that have most shaped our understanding of Puritan theology, history, and piety. Most importantly, it applies the study of the Puritans to one’s own spiritual formation and a pastoral ministry context.

05HT6300/01
Dr. Greg Salazar
TueWedThur 2:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday 2:00 PM - 9:30 PM
January 12 - January 15

Life & Theology of John Edwards - 2.00 Hours

REMOTE LIVE This course will focus on specific aspects of the life and theology of Jonathan Edwards.(Campuses: 00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

01HT6310R/01
Dr. Sean M. Lucas
MWF 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
January 12 - January 28

Poets - 2.00 Hours

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

05OT5300/01
Dr. Richard Belcher Jr.
TueWedThur 4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday 4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
January 5 - January 9

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).

05PT5100/01
Richard Brantley Harris
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
January 21 - January 23

Preaching Lab I - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: PT5100
Students will preach multiple sermons. Women and other non-ministerial candidates will substitute additional elective course hours for all Preaching Labs.

05PT5125/01
Richard Brantley Harris
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
January 28 - January 30

Missions - 2.00 Hours

REMOTE LIVE. This course examines issues in the world mission
enterprise in light of today’s challenges, opportunities,
and obligations. The call to mission service is examined,
the theological mandate for missions is clarified,
the historical advance of the Church through missions
is reviewed, and strategies for effective contemporary
missions are considered. CLASS DOES NOT MEET ON JANUARY 18. MLK DAY IS AN RTS HOLIDAY. (Campuses: 00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

04PT5225R/1
Ms. Karen Ellis
MWF 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
January 4 - January 25

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

01PT5275S/01
Dr. Charles Wingard
Mon to Thu 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
January 4 - January 7

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 Live Remote 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

Theology of John Calvin - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
FEB. 19/20; MAR. 19/20; and APRIL 9/10
FRIDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 6PM TO 9PM
SATURDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 9AM TO 4PM

This class will introduce Calvin’s Institutes and will also help students understand the nature of Calvin’s theology. It will provide a context for theological analysis of both pre- and post-Reformation theology.

05HT6320/01
Dr. Guy Michael Richard
TBA 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TBA 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
February 1 - 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

Prerequisite: NT5100
This course continues the study of grammar, builds vocabulary, and develops techniques for the exposition of the Greek text.

05NT5125/01
Dr. Phillip Marshall
Monday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
February 1 - May 7

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.

(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

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

(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

Hebrews-Revelation - 3.00 Hours

An introduction the General Epistles and Revelation that includes the history, setting, theme, purpose, and message of each book.

05NT5350/01
Dr. Bruce A. Lowe
Mon to Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
April 19 - April 23

Hermeneutics - 3.00 Hours

STUDENT PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL MEET AS FOLLOWS:
FEB. 12/13; MAR. 5/6; APR. 16/17 and APR. 30/MAY 1
FRIDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 6PM TO 9PM
SATURDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 8AM TO 4PM

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.

05ON5100/01
Rev. Michael J. Glodo
TBA 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
February 1 - May 7

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.

(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

Genesis-Deuteronomy - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
FEB. 5/6; FEB. 26/27; MAR. 26/27; and APRIL 16/17
FRIDAY CLASSES WILL MEET FROM 6PM TO 9PM
SATURDAY CLASSES WILL MEET FROM 8AM TO 4PM

This course takes an expository approach to the major developments in the history of redemption: creation, covenant, promise, and fulfillment of the promises. This portion of the biblical revelation covers the period from Adam and Even in the Garden of Eden to the second giving of the Law.

05OT5200/01
Dr. Michael G. McKelvey
TBA 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
February 1 - 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. (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

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.

05PT5275/01
Richard Brantley Harris
Thursday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
February 11 - May 13

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.

(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.

(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

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
FEB. 5/6; MAR. 12/13; APR. 2/3; and MAY 21/22.
FRIDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 6PM TO 9PM
SATURDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 8AM TO 4PM

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

05ST5200/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
TBA 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
February 1 - 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.
(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