LTS Online 2017-2018 Schedule

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2017 August
!! Note Different Schedule
IB573Church, Society and Ethics of Global Warming0.5Newton8/21-9/2 !!
IF553
Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology
1.0
Askew7/31-8/26
IS575
The Book of Amos0.5
Hull
8/14-8/26
IS540
Reading the Torah in the Church Today
1.0
Glass
7/31-8/26
LW550Introduction to Worship0.5Schade8/14-8/26
SIS571
The Two P's of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis
1.0
Schade
7/31-8/26
August - October
CO501Covenant Group (Aug. - Oct.)0.5Schade

2017 September
+ Eight Student Max
IB553Social Ethics1.0Newton9/4-9/30
IF550
Theology and Theological Language
1.0Askew9/4-9/30
IF554
The Nature of God: Theology
1.0Askew
9/4-9/30
IS541Reading the Prophets in the Church Today
1.0
Lowery9/4-9/30
LF550
Biblical and Vocational Foundations of the Teaching Ministry
0.5
McFayden9/4-9/16
LM520
Pastoral Leadership Practices
1.0
Blodgett
9/4-9/30
LW551Liturgical Time0.5Schade9/18-9/30
LW577Practice Preaching0.5Schade9/4-9/30+
SIS570
The Three R’s of Seminary: Reading, Writing, & Research
1.0Weis9/4-9/30
September - November
CO601Covenant Group (September - November)0.5Sumney
CO501Covenant Group (September - November)0.5Blodgett

2017 October
** Thanksgiving Break 11/22-25
IB551
Ethical Forms1.0Clayville10/2-10/28
IF555"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church
1.0Rodkey
10/2-10/28
IS554
The Gospels as Resources for the Church
1.0Sumney
10/2-10/28
IS574
Paul and Women0.5Sumney
10/16-10/28
LF570Children's Ministry in the Church0.5Wasoian10/2-10/14
LC520
Pastoral Care Modalities
0.5Coble10/16-10/28
October - November
DM815Leading Congregations through Adaptive Change2.0Blodgett10/2-12/2**
IB672"Want Fries with That?": Cultural Globalization, Economic Ethics and Church Life2.0Newton10/2-12/2**

2017 November
** Thanksgiving Break 11/20-25
IB552
God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics
1.0Clayville
10/30-12/2**
IF557Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope1.0Dickinson10/30-12/2**
IP570
Disciples History and Polity I
1.0Breeding
10/30-12/2**
IS556
Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church
1.0Sumney10/30-12/2**
LC576
Pastoral Care and Substance Abuse
1.0Coble10/30-12/2**
LF553Stages of Faith0.5McFayden10/30-11/11
LM560
Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice
1.0Barkhauer10/30-12/2**
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade10/30-12/2**
SIS570
The Three R's of Seminary: Reading, Writing & Research
1.0Martell10/30-12/2**

2017 December
IF552
Theology of Sermons
0.5
Askew & Schade
12/4-12/16
IP575The Origins of Fundamentalism0.5Breeding12/4-12/16
IS520
The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture
0.5
Sumney
12/4-12/16
IS542
Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today0.5
Hull12/4-12/16
LF582The Spirituality of Public Spaces0.5Wasoian12/4-12/16

2018 January
IS553
Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today
0.5Sumney
1/8-1/20
LF578
The Art of Youth Ministry: An Introduction
0.5
Rodkey
1/22-2/3
January - February
DM811Introduction to Doctoral Research and Writing2.0TBA1/8-3/3
ON SITE: INTENSIVES January 19-28, 2018
IS560Exegesis For the Church
2.0Sumney
1/23-1/25
LW554
Sermon Preparation
2.0Schade
1/26-1/28
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0Askew1/19-1/22
LM561
LM562
Governance and Management
When Conflict Comes Calling
2.0Blodgett
1/26-1/28
IP550
IP551
Early and Medieval Western Church
From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
2.0Breeding
1/19-1/22
LC550
LC552
LC554
Creating a Congregational Culture of Care
Diagnosis and Referral
The Art of Visitation
2.0Coble
1/23-1/25
IS678
Romans2.0Sumney1/19-1/22
IF672
Theology on the Border: US and Mexico2.0Askew1/26-1/31**
LM678
Congregational Systems
2.0Alexander1/23-1/25

2018 February
IB570
Globalization and the Local Church0.5
Newton
2/19-3/3
IF553
Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology
1.0Askew
2/5-3/3
IS554
The Gospels as Resources for the Church
1.0Sumney
2/5-3/3
IS585Revelation1.0Sumney2/5-3/3
LC520
Pastoral Care Modalities
0.5
Coble
2/19-3/3
LW550Introduction to Worship0.5Schade2/19-3/3
SIS571
The Two P's of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis
1.0Blodgett
2/5-3/3
February - April
CO601
Covenant Group (February - April)
0.5
Blodgett
CO701
Covenant Group (February - April)0.5Askew

2018 March
*Holy Week Holiday 3/26-4/1
IF557
Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope
1.0Dickinson
3/5-4/7*
IF579Reinhold Niebuhr1.0Rodkey3/5-4/7*
IP576
Civil Rights Movement through the Eyes of Christian Participants
0.5Breeding
3/5-3/17
IS556
Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church
1.0Sumney
3/5-4/7*
IS578
Ezra-Nehemiah1.0Glass
3/5-4/7*
LC581
Care of Persons, Care of Worlds: Social Justice and Care
1.0Coble3/5-4/7*
LF550Biblical and Vocational Foundations of the Teaching Ministry0.5McFayden3/5-3/17
LM520
Pastoral Leadership Practices1.0
Blodgett3/5-4/7*
March - April
LF671Christian Adaptation of Spiritual Practices2.0Kunz3/5-5/5*

2018 April
+ Max. 8 Students
IB553
Social Ethics
1.0Newton
4/9-5/5
IF550Theology and Theological Language1.0Askew4/9-5/5
IF555
"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church
1.0Rodkey
4/9-5/5
IF587Theology and Domestic Violence0.5Askew4/9-4/21
IS541
Reading the Prophets in the Church Today
1.0Lowery
4/9-5/5
LC550Creating a Congregational Culture of Care1.0Coble4/9-5/5
LF551Congregation as Context0.5McFayden4/23-5/5
LM560
Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice
1.0Barkhauer
4/9-5/5
LM566
Pastor as Administrator/Chief Operating Officer0.5Gillett4/23-5/5
LW551
Liturgical Time
0.5Schade4/9-4/21
LW577
Practice Preaching
0.5Schade4/9-5/5+
April - June
CO501Covenant Group (April - June)0.5Schade

2018 May
IF552
Theology of Sermons
0.5
Askew & Schade
5/7-5/19
IF554
The Nature of God: Theology
1.0Askew
5/7-6/2
IP570
Disciples History & Polity I
1.0Breeding
5/7-6/2
IS540
Reading the Torah in the Church Today
1.0Glass
5/7-6/2
LC552
Diagnosis and Referral
0.5
Coble5/7-5/19
LF552Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith0.5McFayden5/21-6/2
LM563
Evangelism and Outreach1.0Barkhauer5/7-6/2
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade5/7-6/2
SIS570The Three R's or Seminary: Reading, Writing, and Research1.0Martell5/7-6/2

2018 June
IS542
Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today
0.5
Hull
6/4-6/16
LF553
Stages of Faith0.5
McFayden6/4-6/16
LW552Congregational Song0.5Opsata6/4-6/16
ON SITE: INTENSIVES June 22 - July 1, 2018
IS560
Exegesis For the Church
2.0Sumney
6/22-6/25
LW554
Sermon Preparation
2.0Schade
6/26-6/28
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0Askew
6/29-7/1
LM561
LM562
Governance and Management
When Conflict Comes Calling
2.0Blodgett
6/22-6/25
IP550
IP551
Early and Medieval Western Church
From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
2.0Breeding
6/26-6/28
IB551
IB552
Ethical Forms
God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics
2.0Clayville
6/29-7/1
LW676Next Level Preaching: Rooted and Reaching2.0Schade6/22-6/25
IS629Shalom: Building the Beloved Community in a Culture of Fear
2.0Lowery6/29-7/1
IP671Topics in the History of Christian Spirituality
2.0Paulsell6/26-6/28
DM812Interpreting Contemporary Cultural Contexts2.0LoMonaco6/26-6/28
DM813Interpreting Contemporary Congregational Contexts2.0Blodgett6/29-7/1

2018 July
IF584
Food and Faith1.0Dickinson7/2-7/28
IS520
The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture
0.5
Sumney
7/2-7/14
IS553Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today0.5Sumney7/16-7/28
LC554
The Art of Visitation
0.5
Coble
7/16-7/28
LF583
Adult Spirituality0.5
Wasoian7/16-7/28

 

 

♦ NOTE: updated June 19, 2017