History of Christianity I - 3.00 Hours

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

06HT5100/01
Dr. Rufus T. Burton
Thursday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 31 - December 14

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

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

06NT5100/01
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
MonWed 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
August 28 - November 29

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.

06NT5200/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 28 - December 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.

06NT5350/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 28 - December 11

Greek Readings - 1.00 Hours

A study of selected Greek texts.

06NT6100/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM
August 28 - December 11

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.

06OT5100/01
Dr. Peter Lee
TuesThurs 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
August 29 - November 30

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.

06OT5200/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Thursday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 31 - December 14

Poets - 2.00 Hours

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

06OT5300/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 29 - November 7

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).

06PT5100/01
Dr. David V. Silvernail Jr.
Tuesday 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
August 29 - December 5

Preaching Lab I - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: PT5100
Students will preach multiple sermons.

06PT5125/01
Michael McKinley
Tuesday 2:31 PM - 4:31 PM
August 29 - December 5

Intro to Pastoral/Theological Studies - 3.00 Hours

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

06ST5100/01
Dr. Scott Redd
Tuesday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 29 - December 5

ST: Scripture/Theology/Anthropology - 3.00 Hours

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Scripture, theology proper, and anthropology.

06ST5150/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Tuesday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 29 - December 5

Christian Thought & Philosophy - 3.00 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.

06ST5400/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 28 - December 11

History of Christianity I - 3.00 Hours

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.

06HT5100/01
Dr. Rufus T. Burton
Thursday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 25 - December 8

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

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

06NT5100/01
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
MonWed 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
August 22 - November 28

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

THIS COURSE IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN TIME: AUG 25 – DEC 1 (THURSDAYS, 9am–12pm (EST)
An introductory study concentrating on basic vocabulary and analysis of the grammar of New Testament Greek.
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

02NT5100R/01
Dr. Zachary Cole
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August 25 - December 1

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.

06NT5200/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 22 - December 5

Hebrews-Revelation - 3.00 Hours

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

06NT5350/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 22 - December 5

Greek Readings - 1.00 Hours

A study of selected Greek texts.
This course will explore Revelation.

06NT6100/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM
August 22 - December 5

Gospel of John - 2.00 Hours

An expository, literary, and theological study of the Gospel of John that emphasizes its teaching on the Trinity and the person of Christ, its use of the Old Testament, and the hermeneutical contributions of classical theologians.

06NT6230/01
Dr. Robert Bruce Jamieson III
Tuesday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
August 23 - November 29

Themes in Biblical Theology - 2.00 Hours

This course will provide a deep analysis and discussion of several key themes that arise in the redemptive history found in the Scriptures. Course gatherings will be seminar style.

06ON6201/01
Dr. Scott Redd
MonWed 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
October 10 - October 12

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.

06OT5100/01
Dr. Peter Lee
TuesThurs 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
August 23 - December 1

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.

06OT5200/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Thursday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 25 - December 8

Poets - 2.00 Hours

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

06OT5300/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Wednesday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 24 - November 2

Targumic Aramaic - 2.00 Hours

This class will provide an introduction to the Targumic Aramaic and the texts in which it is found, as well as an exploration of the interpretive significance of the Targumic tradition in biblical studies.

06OT6108/01
Dr. Scott Redd
Dr. Peter Lee
Monday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
August 22 - December 5

Akkadian I - 2.00 Hours

THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN TIME: AUGUST 30 – NOVEMBER 29 (TUESDAY afternoons, 1pm–3pm EST)
PLEASE NOTE: This course is not open to auditors.
The course is a basic study of Akkadian, which is a Semitic language. Students will also be introduced to the cuneiform script. Throughout the course, various primary sources will be consulted. This presents an opportunity for the student to learn one of the important languages from the ancient Near East and will provide necessary tools for comparative interpretation of the Hebrew and Aramaic portions of the Bible.
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

02OT6125R/01
Dr. J. Nicholas Reid
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
August 30 - November 29

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).

06PT5100/01
Dr. David V. Silvernail Jr.
Tuesday 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
August 23 - November 29

Preaching Lab I - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: PT5100
Students will preach multiple sermons.

06PT5125/01
Michael McKinley
Tuesday 2:31 PM - 4:31 PM
August 23 - November 29

Field Education Seminar - 0.00 Hours

Prerequisite: 400 hours of field education experience
This seminar provides opportunity for theological reflection and discussion of problems, needs, and experiences in ministry. Students are required to write papers about their field experiences and present them to the class for discussion led by the professor. This may be taken in the fall or spring semester.

First meeting will be on Monday, August 22 at 6:00pm in the Conference Room. Subsequent dates and times will be determined by Dr. Lee based on the number of registrants.

06PT5905/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Monday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
August 22 - August 22

Womens Teaching Lab I - 2.00 Hours

This lab will equip women to know the Bible as a teacher, to know themselves as a teacher, and to know their audience as a teacher. This course will prepare women for leading small group study and teaching in larger group formats, including practice and feedback.

06PT6106/01
Mrs. Nana Dolce
Thursday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
September 1 - November 10

Theological Research & Writing - 2.00 Hours

THIS COURSE IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN TIME: AUG 29 – DEC 5 (MONDAYS, 10am-12pm EST — NO CLASS MEETINGS on Sept 5 and Oct 10)
This is a practical theology course on theological research and writing. The
course will give special attention to using the library, writing graduate level research
papers, and the problem of plagiarism. This course is designed to help you communicate
well. Written communication and oral communication overlap, so whether you are going
on for graduate studies or studying to become a pastor, you will need to learn how to
develop and deliver a thesis.
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

02PT6115R/01
Mr. Michael W. Farrell
Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August 29 - December 5

Bioethics: Bib Prin & Min Applications - 1.00 Hours

Challenges to the admonition to protect human life created in the image of God require a grounding in theological anthropology as well as familiarity with beginning- and end-of-life issues. This course will cover theological principles and relevant scientific and medical background to equip ministry leaders and Christians in other callings.
The seminar will be taught by Paige Cunningham, J.D., Ph.D., past executive director of the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity, and Allen Roberts, M.D., practicing physician with experience in medical ethics in a hospital context.

06PT6513/01
Dr. Allen H. Roberts II
Dr. Paige Comstock Cunningham
Thursday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
November 3 - November 5

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.

06ST5100/01
Dr. Scott Redd
Tuesday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 23 - November 29

ST: Scripture/Theology/Anthropology - 3.00 Hours

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Scripture, theology proper, and anthropology.

06ST5150/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 23 - November 29

ST: Christ/Soteriology/Eschatology - 3.00 Hours

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Christology, Soteriology, and Eschatology.
This is a course meeting over Reading Week, plus an additional weekend. Please contact the Registrar for assistance with registration.
Monday & Tuesday, October 10-11, 8am-5pm
Wednesday, October 12, 8am-12pm
Thursday, October 20, 8am-12pm
Friday & Saturday, October 21-22, 8am-5pm

06ST5200/01
Dr. Scott R. Swain
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
FriSat 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
October 10 - October 22

Christian Thought & Philosophy - 3.00 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.

06ST5400/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Thursday 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
August 25 - December 8

Christ, Culture, & Contextualization - 2.00 Hours

This course will explore a biblical theology of culture from a Reformed perspective, evaluate different models for Christian cultural engagement, and develop a biblical perspective on the principles and practice of contextualization. Attention will be given to the application of cultural analysis and contextualization in church ministry.

06ST5600/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Dr. Mike Park
Dr. Irwyn Ince
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
August 22 - November 7

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.

06NT5200/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Mon to Fri 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
January 23 - January 27

Greek Syntax - 2.00 Hours

This course continues from Greek Exegesis the study of grammar, builds vocabulary, and develops techniques for the exposition of the Greek text.

06NT6115/01
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
TueWedThur 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
January 17 - January 20

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.

06OT5250/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Mon to Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
January 9 - January 13

Pastoral Counseling - 3.00 Hours

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.

06PT5350/01
Dr. William W. Clark
Mon to Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
January 9 - January 13

Foundations of 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.

06PT6265/01
Dr. Jim H. Byrne
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
January 5 - January 13

Foundations of Youth Ministry - 2.00 Hours

Fourth Fellows Section

06PT6265F/01
Dr. Jim H. Byrne
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
January 5 - January 13

Christian Encounter with Islam - 2.00 Hours

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.

06ST5550/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
TueWedThur 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
January 17 - January 20

Theology of the Westminster Standards - 2.00 Hours

In this historical and theological survey of the Westminster Assembly and its work, the major documents produced by the Assembly are studies in detail, with attention also given to the historical, political and theological context of the Assembly. Such issues as the Westminster doctrine of scripture, the Confession's relation to the theology of Calvin, and the debate over church government are discussed.

06ST6370/01
Dr. Chad Van Dixhoorn
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
January 3 - January 6

Christian Poetics - 2.00 Hours

This course assists the student in developing, through reading and discussion of salient critical texts, a distinctly Christian poetics: a set of principles by which the reader analyzes, interprets, and evaluates literature in a manner consistent with a Biblical worldview.

06ST6650/01
Karen Swallow Prior
Mon to Thu 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
January 23 - January 26

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 COURSE IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN TIME
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

03HT5200R/01
Dr. Sean M. Lucas
Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
February 9 - May 16

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.

06HT5200/01
Dr. Rufus T. Burton
Tuesday 7:01 PM - 10:01 PM
January 31 - May 9

Latin I - 2.00 Hours

THIS COURSE IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE CENTRAL TIME.
This course is an introduction to the Latin language, particularly Ecclesiastical Latin. This introduction will cover morphology, syntax, vocabulary, and reading comprehension. Introduction to Ecclesiastical Latin is a two (2) hour course. There are no prerequisites.
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

01HT6100R/01
Dr. Guy Waters
Monday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
January 30 - May 1

Greek II - 3.00 Hours

NOTE: Priority in registration will be given to those registered for Greek I (Remote Live – 02NT5100R) in the 2022/Fall semester.
THIS IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN TIME: FEB 9 – MAY 15 (THURSDAYS, 9am–12pm (EST)
This course continues the study of grammar, builds vocabulary, and develops techniques for the exposition of the Greek text.
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

02NT5125R/01
Dr. Zachary Cole
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
February 9 - May 11

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.

06NT5125/01
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
MonWed 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
January 9 - March 29

Greek Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: NT5125
By studying the text of selected passages students learn grammatical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills.

06NT5150/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
MonWed 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
April 3 - May 17

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.

06NT5250/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
January 30 - April 10

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.

06NT5300/01
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
Wednesday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
February 1 - May 10

Greek Readings - 1.00 Hours

A study of selected Greek texts. This course will explore Galatians.

06NT6100/01
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
Monday 11:55 AM - 12:55 PM
January 30 - May 8

Hermeneutics - 3.00 Hours

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.

06ON5100/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Monday 7:01 PM - 10:01 PM
January 30 - May 8

Hebrew II - 3.00 Hours

Prerequisite: OT5100
A continuation of OT5100

06OT5125/01
Dr. Peter Lee
TuesThurs 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
January 10 - March 28

Hebrew Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

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.

06OT5150/01
Dr. Peter Lee
TuesThurs 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
March 30 - May 16

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.

06OT5250/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
January 31 - May 9

Isaiah-Malachi - 3.00 Hours

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.

06OT5350/01
Mr. James Duguid
Thursday 7:01 PM - 10:01 PM
February 2 - May 11

Hebrew Readings - 1.00 Hours

Selections of the Old Testament are read. Emphasis is on developing skills in translation for the purpose of ministry.

06OT6100/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Thursday 7:01 PM - 8:31 PM
February 2 - April 13

Communication II - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: PT5125
A continuation of Communication I. This course continues to develop the skills required for interpreting and communicating the Bible. Special emphasis is given to sermon composition, including its constituent parts, as well as to the different ecclesial contexts of sermon delivery (e.g., wedding, funerals).

06PT5150/01
Rev. Russell Whitfield
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
February 1 - May 10

Preaching Lab II - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: PT5150
Students will preach multiple sermons.

06PT5175/01
Rev. Joel St. Clair
Wednesday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
February 1 - May 10

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 Reading Week Class and will not conflict with regular weekly classes. Please contact Registrar for assistance in registering for this class.

06PT5200/01
Dr. Randy Newman
Mon to Thu 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
March 13 - March 16

Missions - 2.00 Hours

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.

This course will meet on the following weekends ONLY:
April 20-22 and May 4-6

06PT5225/01
Dr. Lloyd Kim
Thursday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
April 20 - May 6

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.
THIS COURSE IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE CENTRAL TIME.
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

01PT5250R/01
Dr. Charles Wingard
Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
January 30 - May 1

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.

06PT5250/01
Dr. Irwyn Ince
Monday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
January 30 - April 10

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. This class will also explore how leadership and discipleship are contextualized in different cultural contexts.

06PT5275/01
Dr. Mike Park
Friday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
February 3 - May 12

Personal Sanctification - 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.

06PT5375/01
Michael McKinley
Friday 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
February 10 - February 11

Field Education Seminar - 0.00 Hours

Prerequisite: 400 hours of field education experience
This seminar provides opportunity for theological reflection and discussion of problems, needs, and experiences in ministry. Students are required to write papers about their field experiences and present them to the class for discussion led by the professor. This may be taken in the fall or spring semester.
First meeting will be on Monday, January 30 at 6:00pm in the Conference Room. Subsequent dates and times will be determined by Dr. Lee based on the number of registrants.

06PT5905/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Monday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
January 30 - January 30

Women's Teaching Lab II - 2.00 Hours

This course will prepare women for leading small-group and large-group formats, with opportunity for practice and feedback. Building on Women's Teaching Lab I (focused on handling the biblical text), Women's Teaching Lab II focuses on developing communication skills and connecting with audience. This course also emphasizes systematic theology as a tool to inform teaching. Taking Teaching Lab I first is encouraged but not required.

06PT6107/01
Mrs. Nana Dolce
Thursday 7:01 PM - 10:01 PM
February 2 - April 13

Preparing for Ordination - 1.00 Hours

This class will help students prepare for examinations by presbyteries. Students will take practice exams in Bible, theology (including the Westminster Standards), polity, church history, and personal religion, in a seminar format. Discussion of current issues will be included (e.g., “Open Theism,” “New Perspective on Paul,” “Federal Vision,” women’s ordination, contemporary Roman Catholic theology, theistic evolution, inerrancy, “theonomy,” etc.).

THIS COURSE IS A REMOTE LIVE COURSE AND WILL BE TAUGHT LIVE OVER ZOOM. TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN TIME
(Campuses:00|01|02|03|04|05|06|09|11)

The class will meet on February 18, 25, March 11 and 25 only.

06PT6535R/01
Dr. Thomas Keene
Dr. Scott Redd
Dr. Peter Lee
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
February 18 - March 25

ST: Ecclesiology & Sacraments - 2.00 Hours

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

This is a Reading Week class and will not conflict with regular weekly classes. Please contact the Registrar for assistance in registering for this class.

06ST5250/01
Dr. Scott R. Swain
Mon to Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
March 13 - March 17

Apologetics - 2.00 Hours

Students examine the various approaches to apologetic methodology and engage the most frequently raised objections to the Christian faith.

06ST5450/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Monday 7:01 PM - 10:01 PM
January 30 - April 10

Christian Encounter with Islam - 2.00 Hours

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.

06ST5550/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Thursday 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
February 2 - April 13

Readings in Theological Anthropology - 2.00 Hours

This course is a reading seminar focusing on primary texts in theological anthropology in the Christian and Reformed tradition, along with select contemporary texts that address the intersection of theology and anthropological issues, including the cognitive science of religion, race, and gender.

06ST6145/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Monday 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
January 30 - May 8

Theology & Public Life - 3.00 Hours

This foundational course focuses on the biblical and systematic theological framework for approaching issues related to Christianity and government. What is the relationship between the kingdom of God and temporal government? What is the history of Christian reflection on the topic of Christ and culture?

06ST6605/01
Mrs. Jennifer A. Patterson
Wednesday 7:01 PM - 10:01 PM
February 1 - May 10

History of Christianity II - 3.00 Hours

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

06HT5200/01
Dr. Rufus T. Burton
Mon to Fri 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
July 10 - July 14

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.

06OT5200/01
Dr. Peter Lee
Mon to Fri 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
June 12 - June 16

Communication II - 2.00 Hours

Prerequisite: PT5125
A continuation of Communication I. This course continues to develop the skills required for interpreting and communicating the Bible. Special emphasis is given to sermon composition, including its constituent parts, as well as to the different ecclesial contexts of sermon delivery (e.g., wedding, funerals).

06PT5150/01
Rev. James Forsyth
TueWedThur 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
July 18 - July 21

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.

06PT5250/01
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
TueWedThur 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
May 30 - June 2

ST: Scripture/Theology/Anthropology - 3.00 Hours

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Scripture, theology proper, and anthropology.

06ST5150/01
Dr. Nathaniel Gray Sutanto
Mon to Fri 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
June 5 - June 9