Certificates are available for individual registration or for use by churches to support the training of their leaders. For more information on church options, please call Jim Hislop at 503.997.6167.
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Foundations in Biblical Studies
Instructional Hours: 25 | Introductory Cost: $95
This certificate will help you understand the basic structure of the whole Bible, trace its basic themes, and cover the vital content of both the Old Testament and the New Testament. You will come away with a filing cabinet into which you can insert newly discovered truth as you study the Bible for yourself.
|Bible Survey, A Big Screen Perspective||Downs||5||WS Video|
|Understanding the Old Testament||House||10||BT Video|
|New Testament Overview||Laney||10||WS Video|
Foundations in Theological Studies
Instructional Hours: 31 | Introductory Cost: $95
All Christians have been commissioned by Christ to be His agents of hope in the world. Christian leaders are called to lead others in their understanding and appreciation of our great God and his work. This certificate will provide a solid theological foundation that will enable you to do that as effectively as possible.
|What is the Gospel?||Cortez||5||WS Video|
|Gospel, Salvation and Other Religions||Miles||6||WS Video|
|Spiritual Formation & Devotional Intimacy||Thomas||5||WS Video|
|Systematic Theology||Breshears||15||WS Video|
Christians in the Marketplace Certificate
Instructional Hours: 12 | Introductory Cost: $60
This certificate will guide you to an understanding of God's view of work and how it can be lived out in the marketplace of life. You will be encouraged and challenged to think biblically about faith, work, and the economy. You will be equipped to live for God in a world that doesn't.
|Theology of Work||Breshears||5||WS Video|
|Implementing a Theology of Work||Humphreys||5||WS Video|
|Business as Mission||Job||2||
|Theology and Economics
Elder Training Certificate
Instructional Hours: 15 | Introductory Cost: $55
The role of the elder is critical to the health and well-being of the local church. In our newest certificate, experienced church leaders share helpful insights that will benefit every church leader.
|Training Lay Leaders||Johnson||10||WS Video|
|Training Lay Pastors||Rohlinger||2||WS Video|
|Developing a Leadership Culture in Church||Olmos||1.5||WS Video|
|12 Marks of a healthy Board||Johnson/Jones||1.5||WS Video|
|Healthy Churches||Downs/Hoeffner||.5||WS Video|
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