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Greek Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

By studying the text of selected passages students learn grammatical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills. This class will meet Tuesday 5:30-9:30pm: June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11, Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm: July 6 and Saturday, 8:30am-12pm, July 1.

05NT506/01
Dr. Phillip Marshall
Not App 11:58 PM - 11:59 PM
June 3 - June 4

Covenant Theology - 2.00 Hours

THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): June 9-10, July 14-15, August 4-5. An examination of covenant theology from exegetical, historical, and systematic theological perspectives.

05ST601/01
Dr. Guy Waters
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
June 9 - August 5

Poets - 2.00 Hours

An examination of the literary structure, themes, and history of the wisdom literature of the Old Testament. This course will be taught as a 4 day intensive from June 13-16 from 8am-3pm.

05OT512/01
Michael McKelvey
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
June 13 - June 16

History of Christianity II - 3.00 Hours

A continuation of 05HT502 concentrating on great leaders of the church in the modern period of church history from the Reformation to the nineteenth century. THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): June 23-24, July 7-8, July 21-22, July 28-29.

05HT504/01
Dr. Ryan M. Reeves
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
June 23 - June 24

Pauline Epistles - 3.00 Hours

An exposition of the 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. THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): Sept. 8-9, Oct. 6-7, Oct. 27-28, Nov. 17-18.

05NT520/01
Dr. Guy Waters
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
September 8 - September 9

Leadership - 2.00 Hours

The historical development and biblical principles of management theory and leadership style are examined. Attention is given to strategic planning, setting goals, budgeting, directing programs, and evaluating results. This course will meet every Tuesday from 6:30pm-9:30pm between September 12-November 14 with the exception of October 31.

05PT512/01
Rev. Robert S. Arendale
Tuesday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
September 12 - September 13

Intro to Pastoral & Theological Studies - 3.00 Hours

An introduction to biblical, theological, and practical ministry studies within the Reformed tradition. (THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): Sept. 15-16, Oct. 20-21, Nov. 10-11, Dec. 1-2)

05ST502/01
Dr. Gabriel Fluhrer
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
September 15 - September 16

Hist of Philosophy & Christian Tht - 3.00 Hours

A critical, historical survey of the development of the main schools of philosophy and the principal developments in Christian doctrine and thought. After a brief introduction to philosophical thinking,the course concentrates on philosophical movements from Heraclitus to contemporary existentialism. Each school of thought is evaluated from a distinctively Reformed perspective. This course will meet every Thursday from 6:30pm-9:30pm between September 12-November 14 with the exception of November 23.

05ST504/01
Dr. Robert M. Ferguson
Thursday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
September 14 - September 15

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
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 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
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 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
Rev. 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
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
February 9 - February 10

 

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