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Seminary Academics

Semester Dates: 8/27/2018—12/14/2018

Traditional Residential Courses (day and evening)

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5210-1 Old Testament 1: the Pentateuch and Interpretation 3 J. Bruckner M, W 8:00am-9:15am N-22
BIBL 5109-1 Greek 1 3 Lee T, Th 9:30am-10:45am N-1
BIBL 5111-1 Greek Exegesis for Preaching and Teaching 3 Chester T, Th 8:00am-9:15am N-21
BIBL 5220-1 Old Testament 2: Prophets and Teaching Legacy 3 J. Bruckner Th 1:15pm-4:00pm N-22
BIBL 5230-1 Old Testament 3: Wisdom and Israel’s Praise 3 N. Clayton T, Th 9:30am-10:45am N-22
BIBL 5112-1 Greek Readings 1 Chester & Lee T 11:45am-1:00pm N-21
BIBL 6100-1 Hebrew 1 3 N. Clayton M, W 9:30am-10:45am N-22
CEDF 6300-1 Foundations of Youth Ministry 3 D. Shiflett Th 6:30pm-9:15pm N-21 CANCELLED
HSTY 5210-1 Christian History 1: Early Church to Early Reformation 3 J. Wilson M, W 9:30am-10:45am N-21
HSTY 6254-1 Pentecostal and Charismatic History and Theology 3 Belmonte Stephens M 6:30pm-9:15pm N-1
MNST 5120-1 Gospel Communication in Context 3 DeNeui, Tizon T, Th 9:30am-10:45am N-21
MNST 5115-1 Preaching the Word 3 Perry W 6:30pm-9:15pm N-21
SPFM 5201-1 Journey: The Story of our Lives 1 Kogstad Th 1:10pm-3:45pm N-1
THEO 5120-1 Christian Worship 3 Bjorlin M, W 8:00am-9:15am N-21
THEO 5130-1 Christian Ethics 3 Clifton-Soderstom Th 1:15pm-4:00pm N-21

Online Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5109-I1 Greek 1 3 Lee
BIBL 5240-I1 New Testament 1: the Texts and Their World 3 L. Nixon
HSTY 5201-I1 Christian History 1: Early Church to Early Reformation 3 Ondrey
HSTY 5220-I1 Christian History 2: Global Christianity (17-21c) 3 Ondrey
MNST 6105-I1 Academic Writing 1 K. Bruckner
MNST 6145-I1 Mission of God: Insights for Service 3 D. Mark
THEO 5120-I1 Christian Worship 3 Bjorlin

Offsite, Hybrid, Blended, and Travel Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 7170-1 Symposium: Human Violence 3 Pierre Sept. 27-29 Th 4:15pm-9pm, Fr and Sa 9am-5pm N-20
HSTY 5210-2 Christian History 1: Early Church to Early Reformation 3 J. Wilson Sept. 7-8, Oct. 12-13, Nov. 30-Dec. 1 Madison, WI Intensive Hybrid
MNST 6150-1 God's Global Vision 3 De Neui M 8:45am-2:30pm Stateville Correctional Center (a maximum security state prison) Priority given to Transformative Justice Certificate students; special permission required
MNST 6165-1 Leading Healthy Missional Change 3 S. Marshall Oct. 15-19 9:00am-5:00pm N-1
MNST 7190-1 Stewarding Creation 3 Chase-Ziolek & DeNeui Sept. 15, Oct. 6, Nov. 17 8:00am-7:00pm N-21 Blended
SPFM 6241-1 Welcoming God, Welcoming Others 1 D. Penny Intensive dates: Oct. 27 & Dec. 8 N-22 Blended; online and intensive dates
THEO 5102-1 Research Methods 3 Spencer Sept. 14, Oct. 5, Nov. 16 9:00am-5:00pm N-21
THEO 5110-1 Christian Theology 3 Belmonte Stephens Sept. 10 (online begins), Oct. 18-20 (intensive) Seattle, WA Intensive Hybrid

Weekend and Limited Term Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
FLDC 5300 Vocational Excellence 1 Kersten & Lawson Oct. 15-18 8:00am-5:00pm N-21
FLDC 7315-1 Cultural Competency Module 1 Johnson & Penny Nov. 16 9:00am-5:00pm
FLDC 7315-2 Cultural Competency Module 1 Johnson & Penny Dec. 7 9:00am-5:00pm
FLDC 7318-1 Theological Reflection Module 1 Johnson & Penny Oct. 5 9:00am-5:00pm
FLDC 7318-2 Theological Reflection Module 1 Johnson & Penny Nov. 17 9:00am-5:00pm
FLDC 7319-1 Mission and Ministerial Identity in the ECC 1 Auger Oct. 4, 6:00pm-9:00pm Oct. 5, 9:00am-7:00pm Oct. 6, 9:00am-4:00pm Required for ECC call to ministry students/open to all graduating students

Center for Spiritual Direction Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
SPFM 7502-I1 Listening & Discerning Practicum 1 3 Cepero Online *Restricted to students accepted into the Certificate in Spiritual Direction.
SPFM 7504-I1 Spiritual Direction Practicum 2 3 Cepero Online *Restricted to students accepted into the Certificate in Spiritual Direction.