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summer 2017

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    NT Literature: Hebrews - Revelation - BIB402 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Carmen Imes
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    40

    The non-Pauline Epistles and the Revelation, with emphasis given to Hebrews and the Revelation. Introductory problems, interpretative problems, and the argument and contribution of each book comprise the basic approach. Prerequisite: BIB314.

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    NT Literature: Hebrews - Revelation - BIB402 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Carmen Imes
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:30PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    40

    The non-Pauline Epistles and the Revelation, with emphasis given to Hebrews and the Revelation. Introductory problems, interpretative problems, and the argument and contribution of each book comprise the basic approach. Prerequisite: BIB314.

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    Marital Counseling - CN 724 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Carley Wecks
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    115
    Max Participants:
    25

    Discusses counseling policies, skills, biblical perspectives on marriage and conflict management, while providing formats and models for counseling married couples in a conflicted relationship and engaged couples preparing for marriage.

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    Theology of the Evangelist & Evangelism - DM 812G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    11

    An in-depth study of the biblical text concerning the content of the Gospel, preaching, the evangelist, and the role of the evangelist in the life of the Church and the Great Commission.

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    Theology of the Evangelist & Evangelism - DM 812G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    11

    An in-depth study of the biblical text concerning the content of the Gospel, preaching, the evangelist, and the role of the evangelist in the life of the Church and the Great Commission.

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    Adolescent Sociology & Ministry - DM 812Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    An investigation the world of young people looking at macro trends in adolescence and the societal forces that shape them. The role of the church and youth workers in the development of youth will also be considered along with implications for ministry to the same.

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    Adolescent Sociology & Ministry - DM 812Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    An investigation the world of young people looking at macro trends in adolescence and the societal forces that shape them. The role of the church and youth workers in the development of youth will also be considered along with implications for ministry to the same.

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    The Evangelist as Communicator - DM 814G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    11

    An in-depth course in communication theory and style, with a particular emphasis on preaching the Gospel. Become familiar with the use of other media, communication forms, and multiple methods of evangelism.

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    The Evangelist as Communicator - DM 814G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    11

    An in-depth course in communication theory and style, with a particular emphasis on preaching the Gospel. Become familiar with the use of other media, communication forms, and multiple methods of evangelism.

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    Counseling Youth - DM 814Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    A examination of effective counseling techniques needed for today’s youth workers. Discussion will also include family ministry and ministering to “at risk” young people including several of the issues that are ubiquitous to the age segment.

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    Counseling Youth - DM 814Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    A examination of effective counseling techniques needed for today’s youth workers. Discussion will also include family ministry and ministering to “at risk” young people including several of the issues that are ubiquitous to the age segment.

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    Christian Unity & Cross-Cultrl Engmnt - DM 822C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    9

    Here the focus is on Christian unity. If we are not reconciled people within the local church context and within Christendom as a whole in our regions and beyond, we cannot serve as effective ambassadors to the watching world. We will address such matters as race, class and gender , unity in the body , as well as ecumenical unity. Ambassadors can only serve effectively, if their own country's or church's house is in order. We must be Christ's "holy nation" as the church.

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    Christian Unity & Cross-Cultrl Engmnt - DM 822C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    9

    Here the focus is on Christian unity. If we are not reconciled people within the local church context and within Christendom as a whole in our regions and beyond, we cannot serve as effective ambassadors to the watching world. We will address such matters as race, class and gender , unity in the body , as well as ecumenical unity. Ambassadors can only serve effectively, if their own country's or church's house is in order. We must be Christ's "holy nation" as the church.

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    Diplomacy in Cross-Cultural Engagement - DM 824C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    11

    Here the emphasis is on how we become effective diplomats in engaging various religious traditions beyond Christendom as well as civil authorities. As it pertains to engaging other religions, we need to develop global witness that is sensitive to matters of the common good. This will have a bearing on the church's own engagement with the state. We need to be sensitive as to how to be effective evangelistic, missional witnesses who are viewed as hospitable agents of shalom in "other lands" here and abroad.

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    Diplomacy in Cross-Cultural Engagement - DM 824C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    11

    Here the emphasis is on how we become effective diplomats in engaging various religious traditions beyond Christendom as well as civil authorities. As it pertains to engaging other religions, we need to develop global witness that is sensitive to matters of the common good. This will have a bearing on the church's own engagement with the state. We need to be sensitive as to how to be effective evangelistic, missional witnesses who are viewed as hospitable agents of shalom in "other lands" here and abroad.

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    Christian Theology and World Religions - IS 701 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    113
    Max Participants:
    25

    An introduction to and examination of prominent religions of the world and alternative spiritual paths. Consideration will also be given to the theme of religious pluralism in our post-Christendom global context. The course reflects upon various worldviews against the backdrop of foundational relational motifs and values, and considers the significance of hospitality and neighborliness for effective ministry in our contemporary society. fall semester

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    Foundations of ESOL/TESOL - LIN445 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MTRF
    Time:
    12:00PM-6:00PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L108
    Max Participants:
    25

    Intended as an introduction to the field of TESOL, this course examines current theoretical principles and methodological approaches in the field of second language teaching.

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    Foundations of ESOL/TESOL - LIN545 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MTRF
    Time:
    12:00PM-6:00PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L108
    Max Participants:
    10

    Intended as an introduction to the field of TESOL, this course examines current theoretical principles and methodological approaches in the field of second language teaching.

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    Theo of the Evangelist and Evangelism - MDM612G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    5

    An in-depth study of the biblical text concerning the content of the Gospel, preaching, the evangelist, and the role of the evangelist in the life of the Church and the Great Commission.

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    Theo of the Evangelist and Evangelism - MDM612G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    5

    An in-depth study of the biblical text concerning the content of the Gospel, preaching, the evangelist, and the role of the evangelist in the life of the Church and the Great Commission.

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    Adolescent Sociology & Ministry - MDM612Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    An investigation the world of young people looking at macro trends in adolescence and the societal forces that shape them. The role of the church and youth workers in the development of youth will also be considered along with implications for ministry to the same.

  • more

    Adolescent Sociology & Ministry - MDM612Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    An investigation the world of young people looking at macro trends in adolescence and the societal forces that shape them. The role of the church and youth workers in the development of youth will also be considered along with implications for ministry to the same.

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    The Evangelist as Communicator - MDM614G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    5

    An in-depth course in communication theory and style, with a particular emphasis on preaching the Gospel. Become familiar with the use of other media, communication forms, and multiple methods of evangelism.

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    The Evangelist as Communicator - MDM614G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    5

    An in-depth course in communication theory and style, with a particular emphasis on preaching the Gospel. Become familiar with the use of other media, communication forms, and multiple methods of evangelism.

  • more

    Counseling Youth - MDM614Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    A examination of effective counseling techniques needed for today’s youth workers. Discussion will also include family ministry and ministering to “at risk” young people including several of the issues that are ubiquitous to the age segment.

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    Counseling Youth - MDM614Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    20

    A examination of effective counseling techniques needed for today’s youth workers. Discussion will also include family ministry and ministering to “at risk” young people including several of the issues that are ubiquitous to the age segment.

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    Christn Unity & Cross-Cultural Engagemnt - MDM622C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    9

    Here the focus is on Christian unity. If we are not reconciled people within the local church context and within Christendom as a whole in our regions and beyond, we cannot serve as effective ambassadors to the watching world. We will address such matters as race, class and gender , unity in the body , as well as ecumenical unity. Ambassadors can only serve effectively, if their own country's or church's house is in order. We must be Christ's "holy nation" as the church.

  • more

    Christn Unity & Cross-Cultural Engagemnt - MDM622C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    9

    Here the focus is on Christian unity. If we are not reconciled people within the local church context and within Christendom as a whole in our regions and beyond, we cannot serve as effective ambassadors to the watching world. We will address such matters as race, class and gender , unity in the body , as well as ecumenical unity. Ambassadors can only serve effectively, if their own country's or church's house is in order. We must be Christ's "holy nation" as the church.

  • more

    Diplomacy in Cross-Cultural Engagement - MDM624C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    5

    Here the emphasis is on how we become effective diplomats in engaging various religious traditions beyond Christendom as well as civil authorities. As it pertains to engaging other religions, we need to develop global witness that is sensitive to matters of the common good. This will have a bearing on the church's own engagement with the state. We need to be sensitive as to how to be effective evangelistic, missional witnesses who are viewed as hospitable agents of shalom in "other lands" here and abroad.

  • more

    Diplomacy in Cross-Cultural Engagement - MDM624C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    5

    Here the emphasis is on how we become effective diplomats in engaging various religious traditions beyond Christendom as well as civil authorities. As it pertains to engaging other religions, we need to develop global witness that is sensitive to matters of the common good. This will have a bearing on the church's own engagement with the state. We need to be sensitive as to how to be effective evangelistic, missional witnesses who are viewed as hospitable agents of shalom in "other lands" here and abroad.

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    Theology of Community and Ministry - PM 711 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    113
    Max Participants:
    25

    This course introduces students to ministry as community practice. Moving beyond the rampant individualism in our society, the aim will be to explicate and illustrate how faithful ministry is grounded and nurtured in the life of the Triune God and centered in the church. Consideration will also be given to such themes as worship, order, service, sacraments, and mission. fall semester

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    Communication Skills for Ministry & Lab - PR 708 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Barbara Feil
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    115
    Max Participants:
    25

    Principles of effective pedagogy; devotional messages, and communication for various ministry settings. Developing skills in leading small groups with emphasis on listening skills. Practice of a variety of verbal presentations, including public prayer and Scripture reading. Lab includes a hands-on application of course skills.

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    Principles of Spiritual Formation III - SF 616 (01)

    Professor:
    Rev. Thomas Schiave
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    227
    Max Participants:
    25

    Principles and methods for developing and training disciples, integrated with the exercise of spiritual disciplines and the utilization of spiritual traditions. Includes practical experience in utilizing spiritual disciplines in life and ministry. spring semester

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    Prison Epistles - BIB332 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Tom Hauff
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    An examination of the content of the Epistles of Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians and Philemon. Basic introduction information on the Prison Epistles; special attention to the authorship of Ephesians, historical context, and Christological passages.

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    Biblical Interpretation - BIB509 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Ray Lubeck
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    An introduction to the principles of inductive Bible study with an emphasis on general hermeneutics and the use of tools for independent Bible study. Attention is also given to various biblical genres.

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    General Biology I - BIO211 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Sarah Gall
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Introduces students to the study of living systems. It emphasizes key principles in areas such as biological chemistry, cell structure and processes, genetics, taxonomy, biodiversity and biological origins. Weekly laboratory and field exercises will provide hands-on experience in areas including basic microscopy, cell biology, microbiology, plant structure and function, taxonomy, mammalian dissection and the use of binoculars and field guides. Lab section, field trip, and fee required.

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    DMin Personal Ministry Reflection - DM 810 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Derek Chinn
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    12

    This online course is for all students in the program. It emphasizes personal assessment and awareness in the student's ministry setting. Student meet with their ministry's constituents, colleagues and mentors to apply what they are learning in their ministry track, in their respective ministry. Students also get a brief refresher on theological research and writing.

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    Theo of Evangelist & Evangelism Forum - DM 813G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    11

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is an opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Adolescent Sociology & Ministry Forum - DM 813Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    The Evangelist as Communicator Forum - DM 815G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    11

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is an opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Counseling Youth Forum - DM 815Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    DMin Pastoral Minstry Interaction - DM 820 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Derek Chinn
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    12

    This online course is for all students in the program. The class expands on what was emphasized in Year 1 with a focus on evaluation and awareness about how one's ministry affects family and the relational community in which they are a part. It encourages reflection and ministry assessment with the people whom the students are ministering alongside.

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    Christn Unity & Cross-Cltrl Engmnt Forum - DM 823C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    This is the follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Diplomacy in Cross-Cultrl Engmnt Forum - DM 825C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    11

    This follow-up online course to the in-class seminar is a discussion forum giving opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    American Literature - ENG215 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Katherine Berning
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    A chronological study of major works of American literature. Selected readings introduce students to influential writers, a variety of literary forms, and significant currents of (largely Western) thought. An introduction to literature, these courses include practice in analytical writing and offers students a background in the humanities. Selections from the beginning of the American colonial period in the early 17th century through the Romantic period in the late 19th century, including works by Bradstreet, Edwards, Irving, Poe, Hawthorne, Melville, Emerson, Thoreau, Dickinson, and Whitman.

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    Critical Reading & Writing - ENG220 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Domani Pothen
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Building on the students' introduction to expository and persuasive writing in English 120, this course integrates rhetorical analysis and interpretation of texts, including illocution, with responsible expository writing. Prerequisite: Eng120

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    Introduction to Fine Arts - HUM101 (01)

    Professor:
    Mr. Stanford Campbell
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Selected topics in visual arts, theater, and music surveyed in relations to their development in Western Culture. Topics vary according to curricular need and faculty expertise. May include required field trips to local art museums, concerts, and stage productions. Additional course fee required.

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    Conflict, Refugees & Complex Disasters - IS 615 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Karen Fancher
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Surveys the contributing factors and intervention practices for responding to people impacted by conflict and natural disaster, with emphasis upon the unique needs of refugees and internally displaced persons. The role of the Church and faith-based agencies in responding to these needs is explored.

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    Theology of Cultural Engagement - IS 642 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    An analysis of biblically informed, Christ-centered Trinitarian enagement of culture. The course highlights the Institute for the Theology of Culture: New Wine, New Wineskins' paradigm and gives special attention to the postmodern cultural context. spring semester

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    Theo of Evangelist & Evangelism Forum - MDM613G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is an opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Adolescent Sociology & Ministry Forum - MDM613Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    The Evangelist as Communicator Forum - MDM615G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    0

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is an opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Counseling Youth Forum - MDM615Y (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Robert Hildebrand
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    This follow-up online course to the in-class seminar is a discussion forum giving opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Christian Unity & Cultrl Engagemnt Forum - MDM623C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    This is the follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Diplomacy in Cr-Cultural Engagmnt Forum - MDM625C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    This follow-up online course to the in-class seminar is a discussion forum giving opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Contemporary Math - MTH110 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Chin-Chi Chen
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Highlights the utility of mathematics in everyday life; increasing proficiency in advanced formula and problem solving, including real world applications.

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    Theology II - TH 308 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Bradley Harper
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    The origin, nature, fall, present condition, present responsiblity, and destiny of humanity, with emphasis on his relation to God. Salvation, including doctrines of propitiation, reconciliation, redemption, justification, regeneration and sanctifcation; election, faith and repentance, assurance and perseverance. The Church in its local, city and catholic/universal manifestations; the functions of the Church; Church polity and ordinaces. A study of both personal eschatology (death and the intermediate state) and collective eschatology (the second coming, the millennium, the rapture, the tribulation, heaven and hell, and the eternal state).

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    Christian Theology II - TH 508 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Bradley Harper
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    The origin, nature, fall, present condition, present responsibility, and destiny of humanity with emphasis on man's relationship to God. Salvation, including the doctrines of propitiation, reconciliation, redemption, justification, regeneration and the sanctification; election, faith and repentance, assuarance and perseverance. The church in its local, city, and catholic/universal manifestations; the functions of the Church; Church polity and ordinances. A study of both personal eschatology (death and intermediate state) and collective eschatology (the second coming, the millennium, the rapture, the tribulation, heaven adn hell, and the eternal state). Spring semester

practicum

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    Global Studies Internship - IS 410 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Karen Fancher
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    A specified time of practical missions work (for both Intercultural Studies and Missions Aviation majors) undertaken entirely in a cultural setting different to that of the student's, emphasizing appropriate ministry, relational, and practical skills as required by the particular opportunity, and performed under the qualified supervision and evaluation of a mature individual working in the field. The course may be taken any time following the sophomore year, and will be concluded with a "debriefing retreat" by select faculty upon return to the Portland area. Advisor's approval required. Prerequisites: IS 101, IS 301, SOC204 (and at least one earned FAA-approved certificates for aviation majors).

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    Global Dev & Justice Internship I - IS 630 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Greg Burch
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    25

    This is a 150 hour internship, emphasizing the importance of servant learning as students work in communities affected by conflict, poverty and injustices. Students will work with an on-site supervisor of a reputable organization or church and will receive regular evaluation during the internship. The internship placement will depend upon the student's focus, allowing for both national and international opportunities. Journal reflections, reports and a final evaluation will be included in the experience.

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    Global Develpmnt & Justice Internship II - IS 640 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Greg Burch
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    25

    This is a 150 hour internship, emphasizing the importance of servant learning as students work in communities affected by conflict, poverty and injustices. Students will work with an on-site supervisor of a reputable organization or church and will receive regular evaluation during the internship. The internship placement will depend upon the student's focus, allowing for both national and international opportunities. Journal reflections, reports and a final evaluation will be included in the experience.

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    Global Develpmnt & Justice Internship II - IS 640 (02)

    Professor:
    Ms. Elisabeth Sethi
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    This is a 150 hour internship, emphasizing the importance of servant learning as students work in communities affected by conflict, poverty and injustices. Students will work with an on-site supervisor of a reputable organization or church and will receive regular evaluation during the internship. The internship placement will depend upon the student's focus, allowing for both national and international opportunities. Journal reflections, reports and a final evaluation will be included in the experience.

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    Community ESL: On-Campus Practicum - LIN458 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    WED
    Time:
    6:00PM-9:20PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L109
    Max Participants:
    10

    The practicum serves to give students teaching experience in an authentic English-language learning classroom. Students will also meet with faculty and classroom teachers to assist in processing and integration previosuly learned material with their present experience. Prerequiste: LIN415, 452, 455.

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    ESOL Supervised Teaching Practicum - LIN558 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    WED
    Time:
    6:00PM-9:20PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L109
    Max Participants:
    10

    The practicum serves to give students teaching experience in an authentic English-language learning classroom. Students will also meet with faculty and classroom teachers to assist in processing and integration previosuly learned material with their present experience. Prerequiste: LIN415, 452, 455.

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    TESOL Internship - LIN600 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    Student teachers engage in extensive independent teaching in an ESL in the United States or abroad under the general supervision of an experienced teacher. This typically may include teaching as part of a team working with nonprofit organization. Instructor permission required.

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    Mentored Ministry-MACL - MM 700 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MACL only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MACL - MM 700 (01)

    Professor:
    Elizabeth McNeal
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MACL only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 750 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 750 (01)

    Professor:
    Elizabeth McNeal
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 760 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 760 (01)

    Professor:
    Elizabeth McNeal
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 770 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 770 (01)

    Professor:
    Elizabeth McNeal
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 780 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 780 (01)

    Professor:
    Elizabeth McNeal
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus in an "Action-Reflection" training model. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MDIV only.

independent study

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    Topics in Biblical Studies - BIB450 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Rex Koivisto
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    Subject matter for this course varies. Each time this course is offered it is further defined with a subtitle. Offered as needed.

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    Independent Studies Seminar - BIB740 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Rex Koivisto
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    A directed program of personal independent study in any of the sections or literary genres of biblical literature. Students will produce a written project based on extensive research in the area. By permission. Two to four credits, each semester.

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    Twentieth-Century Novel - ENG327 (R1)

    Professor:
    Dr. Katherine Berning
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    0

    Study of a selection of twentieth-century novels organized around a specific theme, topic, or period. May be repeated for credit one time. Offered alternate years. Prerequisite: One literature survey course

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    Justice, Development & Culture - IS 608 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Karen Fancher
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    Creating cultural empathy and competence is critical to developing relationships and working with those from different societies, cultures and faith backgrounds. This course explores understandings in cross-cultural communication theory, socio-cultural insights and interfaith relationships. Social science theory integrated with biblical and theological content results in an exploration of social change in contexts of social justice and development.

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    Mission with Children at Risk - IS 618 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Greg Burch
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    This course focuses on children around the world living in at-risk conditions spiritually, physically and emotionally and targets preventive and restorative interventions from a Christian perspective. Mission responses will include a survey of best practices that lead children toward restoring their relationship with the Lord and fellow humans.

field experience

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    Practical Fieldwork - SL 254 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    An eight- to twelve-week summer session of full-time service or ministry performed under the supervision of a mature Christian worker. Instruction and experience in evangelism, teaching, preaching, Christian education, music, counseling, camping, house-to-house visitation, and other ministries. Evaluation is done by the field supervisor. The course is under the direction of the Service Learning department and may be taken any summer following the freshman year.