Xenos Summer Institute

 

Summer Semester 2014

ME 6000: Evangelism in a Post-Modern Age

  • Instructor: Dr. Randy Newman
  • Credit hours: 3
  • Description: The Scriptures admonish us (1 Cor 9:19-22) and provide models for us (Acts 13,14, 17) to adapt our methods of evangelism to our culture and audience without compromising the integrity and truth of the gospel. Our current social context presents the church with new and complex challenges as we seek to proclaim the gospel in effective and compelling ways. This course seeks to analyze current trends in light of the evangelistic opportunities before us and attempts to formulate outreach strategies that will bear fruit.
  • Location and time: Xenos Study Center Auditorium
    • Intensive wrap-around format in conjunction with the Xenos Summer Institute July 9-12, 2014.
      • July 9 - 4:30pm-6:30pm (dinner provided)
      • July 10 - 10am-12pm (lunch provided) / 3:45pm-5pm
      • July 11 - 12pm-1:45pm (lunch provided) / 2pm-3pm / 7pm-8pm
      • July 12 - 8am-12:30pm (breakfast provided)
  • Cost: $880 for TEDS credit; $170 to audit.
  • Syllabus: download
  • Registration: Current students should register themselves through FirstClass once the class is listed. New students should contact the Extension Site Coordinator at 614.823.6500 x 1226 or Trinity@xenos.org
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Christian Studies, as well as the M. Div.
  • Graduate credit students are required to also attend the Xenos Summer Institute as part of the course, which is registered and paid for separately.

 

Spring Semester 2014

OT 5075: Biblical Archaeology

  • Instructor: Dr. Barry Beitzel
  • Credit hours: 3
  • Description: This course will provide an overview of the bibliographic, geographic, chronological, and biblical data and characteristics relevant to the study of Biblical Archaeology. Specific archaeological discoveries will be studied in context and considered in application to building an understanding of ancient peoples, languages, cultures, and events.
  • Location and time: Xenos Study Center Classroom
    • Classes are held Friday evening from 7:00-10:00 p.m., and Saturday from 8:30-4:30 p.m.
      • January 10-11, 2014
      • January 31-February 1, 2014
      • February 21-22, 2014
      • March 14-15, 2014
  • Cost: $846 for TEDS credit; $135 to audit.
  • Syllabus: Download
  • Registration: Current students should register themselves through FirstClass once the class is listed. New students should contact the Extension Site Coordinator at 614.823.6510 x 1226 or Trinity@xenos.org
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Christian Studies, as well as the M. Div.

 

ST 5103: Systematic Theology III

  • Instructor: Dr. Martin Klauber
  • Credit hours: 3
  • Description: This course begins with the person and work of the Holy Spirit. Focus then shifts to the nature, mission, function, organization, and ordinances of the church, as well as the role of women and the use of the gifts of the Holy Spirit in ministry, and the relation of Israel to the Church. The course concludes with a treatment of Last Things in relation to individuals (including the intermediate state and the resurrection of the body) and in relation to the following corporate groups: the Church, Israel, and the nations.
  • Location and time: Xenos Study Center Classroom
    • Classes are held Friday evening from 7:00-10:00 p.m., and Saturday from 8:30-4:30 p.m.
      • February 7-8, 2014
      • February 28-March 1, 2014
      • March 28-29, 2014
      • May 2-3, 2014
  • Cost: $846 for TEDS credit; $135 to audit.
  • Syllabus: Download
  • Registration: Current students should register themselves through FirstClass once the class is listed. New students should contact the Extension Site Coordinator at 614.823.6510 x 1226 or Trinity@xenos.org
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Christian Studies, as well as the M. Div.