Partners in Ministry Courses


See the Partners in Ministry Training description for more information.

T1111: Spiritual Formation
Faculty/1 hour
A study of spiritual health and devotional practices for personal faith and ministry. Topics include a biblical health model, spiritual gifts and disciplines, and effective leadership for ministry.       

T1112: New Testament Survey 1
Faculty/1 hour
An overview of the background, content, and interpretation of the Gospels. This course is designed to bring excitement and increased understanding to the life of Christ.

T2112: New Testament Survey 2
Faculty/1 hour
An overview of the background, content, and interpretation of Acts, the Epistles, and Revelation.  This course is a continuation of New Testament Survey 1.

T1113: Marriage & Family
Faculty/1 hour
A discussion of Biblical principles and practical methods designed to strengthen your marriage and family. Practice godliness in your home. Have a marriage and family that display the love of Christ.

T1114: Bible Doctrine I
Faculty/1 hour
A introduction of Christian Theology focusing on the doctrines of Revelation, the Triune God, Creation, Humanity, and Sin.  Know what you believe and why.

T2114: Bible Doctrine 2
Faculty/1 hour
An introduction to Christian Theology focusing on the doctrines of Christ, Salvation, the Spirit, the Church, and Eschatology.  This course is a continuation of Bible Doctrine 1.

T1115: Lay Counseling
Faculty/1 hour
A study of basic skills for lay counselors. It provides tools for biblically sound counseling and assisting in spiritual direction. It teaches principles for making referrals to trained professionals. Train to be an informed and compassionate lay counselor.

T1116: Old Testament Survey 1
Faculty/1 hour
An overview of the background, content, and interpretation of Genesis through Joshua.  Learn deeper meaning and context for the stories of the Old Testament.

T2116:Old Testament Survey 2
An overview of the background, content, and interpretation of Judges through Malachi.  Addresses interpretation and applicaiton of various divisions of Old Testament books.  This course is a continuation of Old Testament Survey 1.

T1117: Effective Communication Ministry
Faculty/1 hour
A study of practical information on improving communication skills in various ministry settings. Topics include evangelistic presentations, various approaches to teaching Bible studies, effective listening, and communicating in multicultural settings.  It includes organizing material, effective delivery, and minimizing nervousness while speaking in public.

T1118: Ministry in the Church
Faculty/1 hour
A survey of various ministry organizations of the church.  It provides a theological basis for church ministries and investigates approaches and resources for church ministry.  Learn the purposes of the church and how to reach your community. 

T1119: Women in Missions
Faculty/1 hour
An exploration of the roles, challenges, and opportunities for women in missions today.   Topics include the history of women in misisons, raising a famliy on mission, women mentoring women, exemplary women in missions today, and balancing home and work expectations.
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