Current Classes

Fall Semester 2016

ST 5200: Ethics

  • Instructor: Dr. David Luy
  • Credit hours: 3
  • Description: Biblically-informed perspectives on contemporary issues facing the church and the minister: divorce, abortion, euthanasia, genetic control, sex, war, racism, ecology, personal lifestyle, and the church’s responsibilities.
  • Location and time: 7-10pm Fridays, 8:30am-4:30pm Saturdays, Xenos Christian Fellowship -Room 204/206
    • September 23-24, 2016
    • October 14-15, 2016
    • October 28-29, 2016
    • December 2-3, 2016
  • Cost: $930 for TEDS Credit, $171 for audit.
  • Syllabus: download
  • Registration: Students must register using the dashboard at my.tiu. New students please contact the site coordinator at adamsb@xenos.org.
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Theological Studies, as well as the M. Div.

CM 6572: Pastoral Counseling for Family and Marriage

  • Instructor: Dr. Keith Bjorge
  • Credit hours:3
  • Description: Marriage and family counseling in a pastoral setting is investigated. In particular, family communication, interaction, structure, boundaries, and development will be discussed. Includes an examination of premarital counseling styles and plans. In addition, specific issues of divorce, remarriage, and blended families will be examined. Finally, the course will discuss the role of the church in matters related to the family and marriage.
  • Location and time: 7-10pm Fridays, 8:30am-4:30pm Saturdays, Xenos Christian Fellowship -Room 204/206
    • September 9-10, 2016
    • October 7-8, 2016
    • November 18-19, 2016
    • December 9-10, 2016
  • Cost: $930 for TEDS Credit, $171 for audit.
  • Syllabus: download
  • Registration: Students must register using the dashboard at my.tiu. New students please contact the site coordinator at adamsb@xenos.org.
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Theological Studies, as well as the M.Div.