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fall 2016

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    Principles of New Testament Greek I - GRK501 (R1)

    Professor:
    Mr. Michael Preston
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    THUR
    Time:
    6:00PM-8:50PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    205
    Max Participants:
    15

    An introduction to New Testament (Koine) Greek grammar, stressing vocabulary acquisition, word formation and syntax, and the development of translation skills that systematically prepare students for reading the Greek New Testament. While GRK 501 and 511 both prepare students for second-year Greek, the 511 four-credit course includes an emphasis on oral reading, a two-day format and an additional hour of classroom exposure. Fall semester.

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    Greek Rapid Reading I - GRK751 (R1)

    Professor:
    Mr. Michael Preston
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    THUR
    Time:
    2:30PM-5:20PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    211
    Max Participants:
    10

    Translation of Greek New Testament texts with further development of reading and comprehension skills, vocabulary building, and review of grammar and syntax. Course includes further practice in grammatical diagram and analysis of the text. Student may repeat the course for credit due to rotating content. Prerequisite: GRK652. Fall semester.

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    Principles of Spiritual Formation II - SF 512 (R1)

    Professor:
    Mr. John McKendricks
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    THUR
    Time:
    4:00PM-5:50PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    205
    Max Participants:
    30

    Integration of biblical, spiritual disciplines with the walk of faith. Requires suprevised Christian ministry involvement. Prerequisite: SF 511 or permission of instructor.

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    Christian Theology I - TH 507 (R1)

    Professor:
    Mr. Timothy Allen
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TUES
    Time:
    12:30PM-4:20PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    101
    Max Participants:
    40

    An introduction to the study of Theology. The character of the Bible and its own vindication of inerrancy and inspiration, especially in view of contemporary religious doubt. Theism, including the attributes, names, designations and works of the Trinitarian God. The person and work of the savior, including his deity, humanity, and the nature of his sacrifice as substitutionary atonement. The Person and work of the Holy Spirit, including his role in salvation and the life of the believer. Fall semester

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    Genesis through Song of Solomon - BIB501 (RVC)

    Professor:
    Dr. Rebekah Josberger
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    THUR
    Time:
    6:00PM-9:50PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    211
    Max Participants:
    15

    A survey of Genesis through Song of Solomon with exposition of each book. Studies the Bible as a whole, the interrelationship of the parts with a consideration of backgrounds, problem passages, and devotional sections.

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    Acts, Pauline Epistles - BIB503 (RVC)

    Professor:
    Mr. Scott Lindsley
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TUES
    Time:
    6:00PM-9:50PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    211
    Max Participants:
    15

    A survey of Acts and the Pauline Epistles, stressing cultural, historical, doctrinal, and practical factors. Acts and Romans are emphasized.

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    Biblical Evangelism for the 21 Century - PM 645 (RVC)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    WED
    Time:
    8:00AM-9:50AM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    211
    Max Participants:
    15

    Explores biblically based principles for effective outreach and assimilation with consideration of principles, strategies, and problems in personal and corporate evangelism. Development of a step-by-step approach to outreach and assimilation.

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    Theology of Community and Ministry - PM 711 (RVC)

    Professor:
    Rev. Thomas Schiave
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    MON
    Time:
    4:00PM-5:50PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    211
    Max Participants:
    15

    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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    Contemporary Theology & Ethics - TH 717 (RVC)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MON
    Time:
    1:00PM-3:50PM
    Building:
    Reno
    Room:
    211
    Max Participants:
    15

    Considers major theological movements of the twentieth century and current directions. Contemporary ethical systems and issues are explored. Students articulate their own ethical system. fall semester