Pastoral Letters (New Testament)

Course number: DEBS3121 • Credit hours: 3 hrs


Distance Education Course: Paul’s pastoral instruction to first century leaders directs contemporary leaders through the pastoral letters.

Course Description: This course examines Paul’s letters to discover his thoughts and strategies for dealing with issues that arose in those churches at that time. Themes in this course examine Paul’s timely advice to church leaders of the day with direct application to issues facing church leaders in our modern times. Regardless of urban or rural setting, this course and the writings of the apostle Paul will serve to guide today’s pastor to more effective strategies in dealing with skills such as preaching, teaching, and dealing with issues of leadership and authority, conflict, pastoral care and pacing in ministry.