LTS Online Academic Schedule – 2014 – 2015

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♦ NOTE: updated July 17, 2014

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 JULY 2014

IB552 God and Science: Introduction to Issues in Biomedical Ethics 1 Bowie 7/7-8/2
IF/IP 582 Augustine 1 Shin 7/7-8/2
IP579 Women in the Church 0.5 Artman 7/21-8/2
IS577 The Book of Exodus 0.5 Soo Kim 7/7-7/19
IS520 The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church’s Scripture 0.5 Sumney 7/7-7/19
IS553 Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today 0.5 Sumney 7/21-8/2
LF570 Children’s Ministry in The Church 0.5 Alitz 7/7-7/19
LM575 Discerning Gifts for the Church and the World 1 Trumbauer 7/7-8/2

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AUGUST 2014

IB553 Social Ethics 1 Newton 8/4-8/30
IF576 Contemporary Atheisms 1 Rodkey 8/4-8/30
IF553 Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology 1 Askew 8/4-8/30
IS573 Ruth and Jonah 0.5 Hull 8/18-8/30
IS540 Reading the Torah in the Church Today 1 Glass 8/4-8/30
LC520 Pastoral Care Modalities 0.5 Van Denend 8/4-8/16
LW550 Introduction to Worship 0.5 Allen 8/4-8/16
LW551 Liturgical Time 0.5 Allen 8/18-8/30
LW552 Congregational Song 0.5 Allen 8/18-8/30
SIS571 The Two P’s of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis 1 Allen 8/4-8/30
CO501 Covenant Group (Aug-Oct) 0.5 Askew

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SEPTEMBER 2014

IB577 Consumed: Ethical Transactions in Consumer Culture 0.5 Newton 9/15-9/27
IF550 Theology and Theological Language 1 Askew 9/1-9/27
IS520 The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church’s Scripture 0.5 Sumney 9/1-9/13
IS554 The Gospels as Resources for the Church 1 Sumney 9/1-9/27
LC550 Creating a Congregational Culture of Care 1 Van Denend 9/1-9/27
LF550 Biblical and Vocational Foundations of the Teaching Ministry 0.5 Bischoff 9/1-9/13
LM520 Pastoral Leadership Concepts 0.5 Blodgett 9/15-9/27
LW553 New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral 1 Allen 9/1-9/27
LW577 Practice Preaching 0.5 Allen 9/1-9/27
SIS570 The Three R’s of Seminary: Reading, Writing & Research 1 Weis 9/1-9/27
September-October
LC673 Pastoral Care and Substance Abuse 2 Park 9/1-10/25
DM814 Interpreting the Resources of the Faith for Contemporary Contexts 2 Weis 9/1-10/25
September – November
CO601 Covenant Group (Sept.- Nov.) 0.5 Sumney
CO501 Covenant Group (Sept.- Nov.) 0.5 Sumney

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OCTOBER 2014

IF554 The Nature of God: Theology 1 Askew 9/29-10/25
IF555 “One Bread, One Body”: Theology of the Church 1 Rodkey 9/29-10/25
IS541 Reading the Prophets in the Church Today 1 Lowery 9/29-10/25
IS584 Reading Colossians 0.5 Sumney 9/29-10/11
LC520 Pastoral Care Modalities 0.5 Van Denend 9/29-10/11
LC554 The Art of Visitation 0.5 Van Denend 10/13-10/25
LF551 Congregation as Context 0.5 Bischoff 9/29-10/11
LF576 Christian Education in the Black Church 1 Hooper 9/29-10/25

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 NOVEMBER 2014

IF557 Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope 1 Shin 10/27-11/22
IP570 Disciples History and Polity I 1 Breeding 10/27-11/22
IS556 Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church 1 Sumney 10/27-11/22
LC574 Trauma and Recovery 1 Park 10/27-11/22
LF552 Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith 0.5 Bischoff 10/27-11/8
LM560 Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice 1 Barkhauer 10/27-11/22
LM572 Hosting a New Kind of Conversation: Congregational Planning That Makes a Difference 1 Blodgett 10/27-11/22
SIS570 The Three R’s of Seminary: Reading, Writing & Research 1 Weis 10/27-11/22

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DECEMBER 2014

IF552 Theology of Sermons 0.5 Allen & Askew 12/1-12/13
IS520 The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church’s Scripture 0.5 Sumney 12/1-12/13
IS553 Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today 0.5 Sumney 12/1-12/13
LC552 Diagnosis and Referral 0.5 Van Denend 12/1-12/13
LF553 Stages of Faith 0.5 Bischoff 12/1-12/13
LM520 Pastoral Leadership Concepts 0.5 Blodgett 12/1-12/13
LW550 Introduction to Worship 0.5 Allen 12/1-12/13
LW552 Congregational Song 0.5 Allen 12/1-12/13

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 JANUARY 2015

IS542 Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today 0.5 Hull 1/19-1/31
LC520 Pastoral Care Modalities 0.5 Van Denend 1/5-1/17
LF578 The Arts of Youth Ministry: An Introduction 0.5 Rodkey 1/19-1/31
January-February
DM815 Leading Congregations through Adaptive Change 2 Blodgett 1/5-2/28
ON SITE:   INTENSIVES   January 23-February 1, 2015
IS 560 Exegesis For the Church 2 Sumney
LW 554 Sermon Preparation 2 Allen
IF 556 Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology 2 Askew
IF 558 God Save Us: Soteriology
LM 561 Administration & Property as a Place and Process of Service 2 Blodgett
LM 562 When Conflict Comes Calling
IP 550 Early and Medieval Western Church 2 Breeding
IP 551 From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
IB551 Ethical Forms 2 Bowie 2nd or 3rd block
IB552 God & Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics
LW671 Technology in the Sanctuary 2 Allen 1st block
IF672 Theology on the Border: US and Mexico 2 Askew 3rd block
IP670 Disciples History & Polity II 2 Oliver 2nd block

 

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 FEBRUARY 2015

IB573 Church, Society and the Ethics of Global Warming 0.5 Newton 2/16-2/28
IF550 Theology and Theological Language 1 Askew 2/2-2/28
IF553 Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology 1 Askew 2/2-2/28
IS520 The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church’s Scripture 0.5 Sumney 2/2-2/14
IS554 The Gospels as Resources for the Church 1 Sumney 2/2-2/28
IS571 The Book of Ezekiel 1 Glass 2/2-2/28
LF550 Biblical and Vocational Foundations of the Teaching Ministry 0.5 Bischoff 2/2-2/14
LW551 Liturgical Time 0.5 Allen 2/2-2/14
LW576 Worship Space 0.5 Allen 2/2-2/14
LW550 Introduction to Worship 0.5 Allen 2/16-2/28
SIS571 The Two P’s of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis 1 Weis 2/2-2/28
February – April
CO701 Covenant Group (Febr. – April) 0.5 Blodgett
CO601 Covenant Group (March – May) 0.5 Allen
CO501 Covenant Group (March – May) 0.5 Allen

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 MARCH 2015

IF557 Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope 1 Shin 3/2-3/28
IS520 The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church’s Scripture 0.5 Sumney 3/2-3/14
IS556 Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church 1 Sumney 3/2-3/28
IS572 The Catholic Epistles 1 Sumney 3/2-3/28
LC571 Loss and Grief in a Community of Faith 1 Park 3/2-3/28
LF551 Congregation as Context 0.5 Bischoff 3/2-3/14
LM520 Pastoral Leadership Concepts 0.5 Blodgett 3/2-3/14
LM560 Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice 1 Barkhauer 3/2-3/28
LW550 Introduction to Worship 0.5 Allen 3/16-3/28
March-April
IB672 “Want Fries with That?”: Cultural Globalization, Economic Ethics and Church Life 2 Newton 3/2-5/2
LM6## 600-level LM elective 2 Blodgett 3/2-5/2

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 APRIL 2015

IB553 Social Ethics 1 Newton 4/6-5/2
IF555 “One Bread, One Body”: Theology of the Church 1 Rodkey 4/6-5/2
IP580 “Heaven Below:” An Exploration of Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity 0.5 Artman 4/6-4/18
IS540 Reading the Torah in the Church Today 1 Glass 4/6-5/2
LC520 Pastoral Care Modalities 0.5 Van Denend 4/6-4/18
LM520 Pastoral Leadership Concepts 0.5 Blodgett 4/20-5/2
LM564 Developing a Mission-Focused Congregation 1 Jimenez 4/6-5/2
LW550 Introduction to Worship 0.5 Allen 4/6-4/18
LW552 Congregational Song 0.5 Allen 4/20-5/2
SIS570 The Three R’s of Seminary: Reading, Writing & Research 1 Weis 4/6-5/2

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 MAY 2015

IB551 Ethical Forms 1 Bowie 5/4-5/30
IF552 Theology of Sermons 0.5 Allen & Askew 5/4-5/16
IF554 The Nature of God: Theology 1 Askew 5/4-5/30
IP570 Disciples History & Polity I 1 Breeding 5/4-5/30
IS541 Reading the Prophets in the Church Today 1 Lowery 5/4-5/30
LF552 Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith 0.5 Bischoff 5/4-5/16
LF553 Stages of Faith 0.5 Bischoff 5/18-5/30
LW577 Practice Preaching 0.5 Allen 5/4-5/30
LW553 New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral 1 Allen 5/4-5/30

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 JUNE 2015

IS542 Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today 0.5 Hull 6/1-6/13
LC520 Pastoral Care Modalities 0.5 Van Denend 6/15-6/27
LM520 Pastoral Leadership Concepts 0.5 Blodgett 6/1-6/13
LW576 Worship Space 0.5 Allen 6/15-6/27
ON SITE:   INTENSIVES   June 19-28, 2015
IS 560 Exegesis For the Church 2 Sumney
LW 554 Sermon Preparation 2 Allen
IF 556 Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology 2 Askew
IF 558 God Save Us: Soteriology
LM 561 Administration & Property as a Place and Process of Service 2 Blodgett
LM 562 When Conflict Comes Calling
IP 550 Early and Medieval Western Church 2 Breeding
IP 551 From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
LC550 Creating a Congregational Culture of Care 2 Van Denend
LC552 Diagnosis and Referral 2nd slot
LC554 The Art of Visitation
LF670 Liberative Pedagogies and Practices 2 Bischoff
IS676 Flourshing Together: Creation and the Human Community 2 Lowery
IS670 A Troubled Church and What It Can Teach Us: Exegesis of 1 Corinthians 2 Sumney

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 JULY 2015

IB552 God & Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics 1 Bowie 7/6-8/1
IF5## new 500-level IF elective 1 Shin 7/6-8/1
IF572 Special Topics in Theological Anthropology: Disabilities 0.5 Askew 7/20-8/1
IP571 The Church in North America 0.5 Artman 7/20-8/1
IS520 The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church’s Scripture 0.5 Sumney 7/6-7/18
IS553 Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today 0.5 Sumney 7/20-8/1
LF572 Teaching the Bible 0.5 Bischoff 7/20-8/1
LM573 Funding Special Ministries 0.5 Gillett 7/20-8/1

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♦ NOTE: UPDATED: July 17, 2014