This course introduces the student to the
meaning and practice of biblical worship.
Specific study will be given to the biblical foundations of worship,
theology of worship, and the history of worship. Various principles of worship will be presented,
along with practical elements of worship leading within church ministry.
This course is an introduction to the principles and practice of counseling. The student will learn basic theories of counseling and practice such techniques as listening, interviewing and bringing correction. Students will be required to evaluate the compatibility of the philosophical assumptions of the major theorists from a biblical perspective and a Christian worldview. The student as a counselor will assist people to recognize inadequate human responses to stressful situations and to accept better adjustments. He will also assist persons to utilize their own potential. Special attention will be given to help the counselor‑in‑training to understand himself, his own values and attitudes, and how these things affect the counseling outcome.
This course is an introduction to the field of Psychology as it relates to human behavior and teaching. It takes a conceptual approach, using deduction, and keeps in mind a distinct Christian perspective. Its goal is to lay a general foundation for psychology studies and to help the student apply principles of psychology to everyday experiences and to a teaching ministry.
Introductory English presents rules for the standard of acceptable use of the English language, especially in written form. Introductory English introduces basic rhetorical or writing principles and ideas fully with the fundamentals of language such as parts of speech, tenses, sentence structure, and punctuation.
This course is also designed to move the student from a basic control of the English language to a more competent university level standard. By the end of the course the student should be able to read more effectively, understand English more readily, write more clearly and speak more proficiently.
This course focuses on the basic Biblical truths of the Pastor, and emphasizes, in particular, the practical aspect of his work as the Shepherd of the flock. It further points out the Pastor's relationship to shepherds of other churches and encourages mutual understanding between Christian workers.
This course is designed to prepare students to lead and manage organizations with special emphasis on church related organizations. Students will gain a general knowledge of leadership and administrative theory and skills. Method of personal and corporate organizing, decision-making, team building and personal character will be among the specific topic covered.