Christian Community Service (2 credits)
Required for on-campus students during their 3rd and 4th semesters— this course is a “hands on” servant-hood class in which students serve practically in the community sharing the love of Jesus, not only in word but in deed. Students serve in senior citizen centers, juvenile halls, the Boys’and Girls’ Club, and various other locations and organizations in the local community.
Practical Christian Ministry (2 credits)*
Required for on-campus students —students serve in various tasks on campus alongside fellow students and staff, applying the practical aspects of Christianity and servant-hood as they learn to follow Christ.
Four semesters of Practical Christian Ministry are required for graduation. Note—off-campus students may enroll in Practical Christian Ministry for 1 credit and serve for four hours a week on campus or at their home church under a pastor’s supervision.
Children’s Ministry (2 credits)
This class will consider the biblical basis for having a Children’s Ministry, discipline issues, teaching the Bible to children, community outreach, Jesus’love for children, games and activities in the classroom, preschool activities, effective storytelling, children’s worship, children’s curriculum, leading a children’s ministry, along with other areas of importance in the children’s ministry classroom.