Current Classes

Spring Semester 2017

NT 5100: 1-2 Corinthians

  • Instructor: Dr. Joshua Jipp
  • Description: This course will give the necessary and transferable skills required for the inductive interpretation of the Bible. It will also provide a knowledge of the content, motifs, and literary structure of 1 and 2 Corinthians, an understanding of the distinctive theological contribution, and its contemporary relevance for the 21st century church.
  • NT 5100 Syllabus
  • Location and time: 7-10pm Fridays, 8:30am-4:30pm Saturdays, Xenos Christian Fellowship (Room 204/206)
    • January 13-14, 2017
    • March 3-4, 2017
    • April 21-22, 2017
    • May 5-6, 2017
  • Cost: $930 for TEDS Credit, $171 for audit.
  • Credit hours: 3
  • Registration: Students must register using the dashboard at my.tiu. New students please contact the site coordinator at williamsonk@xenos.org.
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Theological Studies, as well as the M. Div.

EM 5210: Christian Leadership and Administration

  • Instructor: Dr. James Moore
  • Description: EM 5210 will consider the nature and responsibilities of leadership for church and Christian ministry organizations. Case studies will be used to assist participants in applying leadership theory to practice
  • EM 5210 Syllabus
  • Location and time: 7-10pm Fridays, 8:30am-4:30pm Saturdays, Xenos Christian Fellowship (Room 204/206)
    • January 20-21, 2017
    • February 17-18, 2017
    • March 17-18, 2017
    • April 7-8, 2017
  • Cost: $620 for TEDS Credit, $114 for audit
  • Credit hours: 2
  • Registration: Students must register using the dashboard at my.tiu. New students please contact the site coordinator at williamsonk@xenos.org.
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Theological Studies, as well as the M. Div.

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.
  • ST 5200 Syllabus
  • Registration: Students must register using the dashboard at my.tiu. New students please contact the site coordinator at williamsonk@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.
  • CM 6572 Syllabus
  • Registration: Students must register using the dashboard at my.tiu. New students please contact the site coordinator at williamsonk@xenos.org.
  • This course counts toward an M.A. in Theological Studies, as well as the M.Div.