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Gospels - 3.00 Hours

The overarching aim is to provide tools to the student in order that one might better interpret / apply the Gospels to one's self, their church and their world.* Learn narrative content of Gospels.* Learn major biblical theological categories in the Gospels along with methodology to do further biblical theological interpretation.* Learn best of Reformed / evangelical scholarship concerning interpretation / application of Gospels (e.g., parable theory).* Learn enough about critical views to: 1) Utilize common grace insights in critical commentaries. 2) Provide an intelligent global critique of critical theories. THIS CLASS HAS ONLINE CLASS MEETINGS FROM 7pm-9pm on THURSDAY, February 1, 8 and TUESDAY February 13. THIS CLASS WILL ALSO MEET ON CAMPUS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 4 pm): February 16-17, March 9-10, April 13-14.

05NT508/01
Dr. Gregory R. Lanier
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
February 1 - February 2

Genesis to Joshua - 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 Israel in the Promised Land. THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm):Feb 2-3, Feb 23-24, March 30-31, April 20-21.

05OT508/01
Michael McKelvey
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
February 2 - February 3

Communication I - 2.00 Hours

This course addresses total communication for pastors with an emphasis on preaching philosophy and style, textual exposition, and sermon structure. Written and oral, verbal and non-verbal communications are included. Aspects of oral communication include preaching, extemporaneous speaking, story telling, vocabulary development, elocution, and elements of drama. This course will meet Monday evening from 6:30pm-9:30pm on the following dates:Feb. 5, 12, 19, March 12, 19, April 16, 23, 30 and May 7.

05PT508/01
Richard Brantley Harris
Monday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
February 5 - February 6

Apologetics - 2.00 Hours

Students examine the various approaches to apologetic methodology and engage the most frequently raised objections to the Christian faith. THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): Feb. 9-10, March 2-3, April 6-7.

05ST530/01
Dr. Bruce Baugus
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
February 9 - February 10

Isaiah to Malachi - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THIS CLASS WILL MEET AS FOLLOWS: JUNE 8th/9th; JUNE 15th/16th; JUNE 22nd/23rd; JULY 6th/7th. ALL FRIDAY CLASSES WILL MEET FROM 6:30PM TO 9:30PM; ALL SATURDAY CLASSES WILL MEET FROM 8AM TO 3PM. An expository study of the message and times of the prophets that emphasizes the following themes: day of the Lord, judgment, restoration, promise and fulfillment, Messiah, kingdom, and the new people of God.

05OT516/01
Michael McKelvey
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
June 1 - September 1

ST: Scripture, Theology, Anthropology - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THAT CLASS WILL MEET AS FOLLOWS: JULY 13th/14th; JULY 20th/21st; JULY 27th/28th; AUGUST 3rd/4th. ALL FRIDAY CLASSES WILL MEET FROM 6:30PM TO 9:30PM; ALL SATURDAY CLASSES WILL MEET FROM 8AM TO 3PM. This course explores the doctrines of Scripture from a systematic perspective. Topics include Scripture, theology proper, and anthropology.

05ST515/01
Dr. Mark Ian McDowell
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
June 1 - September 1

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE: THIS CLASS WILL MEET AS FOLLOWS - EVERY MONDAY FROM 6:30PM TO 9:30PM BEGINNING 9/10/2018 to 12/3/2018. NO CLASS ON 11/19 & 11/26. An introductory study concentrating on basic vocabulary and analysis of the grammar of New Testament Greek.

05NT502/01
Dr. Phillip Marshall
Monday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
September 10 - December 3

Acts & Romans - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL MEET AS FOLLOWS: SEPT. 7th/8th; OCT. 12th/13th; and NOV. 9th/10th. ALL FRIDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 6:30PM TO 9:30PM; ALL SATURDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 8AM TO 3PM. A study of Acts and Paul’s Epistle to the Romans that emphasizes both the original meaning and the modern meaning.

05NT516/01
Dr. Guy Waters
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
August 27 - December 7

Judges to Esther - 2.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THAT CLASS WILL MEET AS FOLLOWS: SEPT. 14th/15th; OCT. 19th/20th; NOV. 2nd/3rd. ALL FRIDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 6:30PM TO 9:30PM; ALL SATURDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 8AM TO 3PM. This overview of the literature, history and themes of Judges through Esther gives particular attention to the relevance of these books for the church and world today.

05OT510/01
Michael McKelvey
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
August 27 - December 7

Worship - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS: SEPT. 28th/29th; OCT. 5th/6th; NOV. 16th/17th; and NOV. 30th/DEC.1st. ALL FRIDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 6:30PM TO 9:30PM; ALL SATURDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 8AM TO 3PM. The biblical foundations of worship, including music, worship strategies, creative styles, and worship for special occasions are considered in this course. The goal is to prepare students to be worshippers and effective leaders in worship.

05PT526/01
Dr. Duncan Rankin
TBA 3:00 AM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
August 27 - December 7

ST:Christology, Soteriology, Eschatology - 3.00 Hours

STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE THAT CLASS WILL BE TAUGHT AS FOLLOWS: SEPT. 7th/8th; OCT. 26th/27th; NOV. 9th/10th; and DEC. 7th/8th. ALL FRIDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 6:30PM TO 9:30PM; ALL SATURDAY CLASSES MEET FROM 8AM TO 3PM. This course explores the doctrines of Scripture from a systematic perspective. Topics include Christology, Soteriology, and Eschatology.

05ST517/01
Dr. Guy Michael Richard
TBA 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
TBA 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
August 27 - December 7

 

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