Bachelor of Ministry in Pastoral Ministries

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The Bachelor of Ministry (Pastoral Ministries) is a three-year course of study designed for those who intend to further their training from the Dip.Th. program to a more practical oriented program. This program focuses on the practical aspects of ministry as it relates to the local church.

The objective of this program is that the student will:

Cognitive:

  • Know basic biblical and theological content
  • Effective apply biblical principles to ministry
  • Understand the philosophy and mission of the church

Affective:

  • Grow in their love for the church and ministry in fulfilling the Great Commission
  • Desire to adequately fulfill their roles in the local church
  • Cultivate sanctified aspirations in professional ministry

Life and Ministry Skills:

  • Develop servant-leadership in the use of gifts, skills and tools
  • Effectively communicate practical applications of biblical truth
  • Acquire and develop ministry skills
  • Develop pastoral skills in counselling
  • Develop skills in church administration

Curriculum–Total of 129 Credits

Division of Bible

OT100  Old Testament Survey
NT100  New Testament Survey
NT201  Acts
BI210  Hermeneutics
 Electives (12 credits / 4 courses)

Division of Theology

TH100  Introduction to Theology
TH112  Pentecostal Foundations
TH201  Anthropology / Hamartiology
TH202  Soteriology / Christology
TH303  Ecclesiology / Eschatology
TH304  Pneumatology
 Electives (6 credits / 3 courses)

Division of Practical Ministries – Gen. Ed, Missions, CE, etc

CE110  Introduction to Christian Education OR Equivalent
CE212  Principles of Teaching
GE110  Research& Report Writing
GE213  Introduction to Church History
MI110  Principles of Missions
MI412  Biblical Theology of Mission
MI415  Asian Religions
PM111  Evangelism
SL340  Spiritual Formation
SL414  Prayer and SpiritualDynamics
 Electives (9 credits / 3 courses)

Minor Components (in Pastoral Ministries)

CO414  Marriage & Family Counselling
PM116  Homiletics
PM312  Charismatic Leadership OR Equivalent
PS302  Pastoral Ministries
PM214  Discipling and Mentoring
PS314  Church Administration OR
PM320  Developing Spiritual Giftednes
PS411  Ministerial Ethics
 Electives (15 credits / 5 courses)
 Field Education*(6 credits)

(*Exception is only for those in vocational /full time Christian ministry and substitute  with additional TWO (2) courses)

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