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

History and Theology of the Sacraments - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS:
June 30; July 1; July 2; July 6 and July 7.
9am to 11:40am
THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM. TIMES POSTED ARE EASTERN TIME.
This course surveys the development of the doctrine of the sacraments as well as the history of their administration in the church.

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

11HT6115R/01
Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson
Monday 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
FriSat 9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
June 30 - July 7

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

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

Required Prerequisites:
Hebrew I
Hewbrew II

09OT5150/DE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
May 20 - July 8

Poets - 2.00 Hours

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

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL MEET OVER ZOOM.
(Campuses: 00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

09OT5300R/DE
Dr. Cleotha Robertson
Wednesday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
May 12 - July 7

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
Dr. 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

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

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

06PT6251R/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

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

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

Theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT REMOTE LIVE THROUGH ZOOM. TIMES POSTED ARE EASTERN TIME.

An introduction to the theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, focused particularly on primary sources. Students should expect to engage primary sources in a seminar format with a desire to understand Bonhoeffer's theology in its historical, philosophical, and theological contexts and to apply that theology to contemporary life and culture.

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

01HT6335R/01
Dr. Sean M. Lucas
Thursday 3:00 PM - 5:00 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.

NOTE:
This class does not meet on November 25th

09NT5100/DE
Dr. Benjamin White
Thursday 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
September 9 - December 16

Gospels - 3.00 Hours

Attention is given to each writer's literary art, theological teaching, pastoral purpose, and message for today's church and world.

NOTE:
This class will meet on Tuesday's from 7:00PM to 8:30PM (+ 2 weekends)

Weekend Dates:
1st Weekend: October 1st & 2nd
2nd Weekend: October 22nd & 23rd
(see syllabus for times)

09NT5200/DE
Dr. Michael Kruger
Tuesday 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
September 14 - November 2

Hebrew I (Remote) - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT VIA ZOOM AND IS REMOTE LIVE. TIMES POSTED ARE EASTERN TIME.

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

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

01OT5100R/01
Dr. Miles V. Van Pelt
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 12:55 PM
August 23 - December 3

Hebrew I - 3.00 Hours

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

NOTE:
This class does not meet on November 18th or 25th

09OT5100/DE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:20 PM
September 9 - December 16

Genesis-Deuteronomy - 3.00 Hours

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 Eve in the Garden of Eden to the second giving of the Law.

NOTE:
This class meets on Thursday nights 7:30PM to 9:30PM (+ 1 weekend)
Weekend Dates:
September 17, 2021, Friday: 6:00PM-9:00PM (ET)
September 18,2021, Saturday: 9:00AM-6:00PM (ET)

(This class does not meet on November 18th or 25th)

09OT5200/RE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
September 9 - December 16

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)

03PT5200R/01
Dr. Craig Sheppard
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
August 25 - December 7

Personal Sanctificat - 1.00 Hours

This course emphasizes methodology and responsibility for personal growth in Christ. This involves the study of Scripture for personal nurture and the exercise of certain disciplines necessary for spiritual growth.

NOTE:
This class meets on Tuesday's from 6:00PM to 7:00PM
(This class does not meet on November 23rd)

09PT5375/DE
Dr. Jay Harvey
Tuesday 6:00 PM - 6:55 PM
September 7 - December 7

Theological Research & Writing - 2.00 Hours

This course is designed to take the intimidation out of research and writing for seminary studies. Students will develop competency in developing a topic into a focused argument, library research, paper formatting, avoiding plagiarism, and other critical skills for seminary student success. Class sessions will be highly interactive with a workshop feel. Students will be coached in the production of a high quality research paper as a key outcome of the course.

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

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

04PT6115R/1
Dr. Jonathan D. Stuckert
Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August 23 - November 18

Eccles. & Sacraments - 2.00 Hours

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Ecclesiology and Sacraments.

NOTE:
This class is one weekend plus asynchronous lectures. The class only meets in person twice on the following dates:

Friday, September 24, 2021 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (ET)
Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (ET)

All other classes are asynchronous lectures.

09ST5250/DE
Dr. Scott R. Swain
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
September 24 - December 16