Children’s & Family Ministry Degree

The Children and Family Ministry (CFM) Program, develops leaders who are intentional about engaging in ministry with children and families in creative and innovative ways, all through the power of the Holy Spirit.

Pre-Requisite Requirement
Orientation to Online Learning                                                                   1 cr. hr.

Year 1

Hermeneutics 3 cr. hrs.
Teaching Methods and Theories of Learning 3 cr. hrs.
Bible as Story 3 cr. hrs.
Interpersonal Communication 3 cr. hrs.
Gospels 3 cr. hrs.
Practicum: Relationships 1 cr. hrs.
Leadership and Team Dynamics 3 cr. hrs.
Worldviews and Contemporary Culture 3 cr. hrs.
Foundations of Family Ministry 3 cr. hrs.
Intro to Personal Formation 3 cr. hrs.
Theology I: God & the Human Condition 3 cr. hrs.
Practicum 2 - Personal Effectiveness 1 cr. hrs.

Year 2

Pauline Literature: Romans 3 cr. hrs.
Church History 3 cr. hrs.
Homiletics 3 cr. hrs.
Theology II: Soteriology/Christology 3 cr. hrs.
Curriculum Design and Development 3 cr. hrs.
Pentateuch 3 cr. hrs.
Practicum: Meetings 1 cr. hrs.
Church History: From the Crusades to the Modern Age 3 cr. hrs.
Biblical Language Usage 3 cr. hrs.
Introduction to Psychology 3 cr. hrs.
English Composition 3 cr. hrs.
Child and Adolescent Development 3 cr. hrs.
Practicum: Volunteers 1 cr. hrs.

Year 3

Philosophy 3 cr. hrs.
Pastoral Letters 3 cr. hrs.
Leadership Systems & Services 3 cr. hrs.
Pastoral Counselling 3 cr. hrs.
Administration of Children's and Family Ministry 3 cr. hrs.
Children at Risk 3 cr. hrs.
Pastoral Life 3 cr. hrs.
Biblical Theology (Luke/Acts) 3 cr. hrs.
Psalms/Wisdom Literature 3 cr. hrs.
Theology III: Ecclesiology/Eschatology 3 cr. hrs.
Practicum: Law/ Property/ Project Management/ Technology 3 cr. hrs.

 

Year 4

Ethics 3 cr. hrs.
Faith Community Perspectives One:  Pentecostal History 3 cr. hrs.
Senior Theology 3 cr. hrs.
Prophets Jeremiah/ Isaiah/ Historical Literature 3 cr. hrs.
Expository Presentation 3 cr. hrs.
Johannine Literature and Revelation 3 cr. hrs.
Senior Integrative Seminar - Children's Ministry 3 cr. hrs.
1 Corinthians 3 cr. hrs.
Internship: Children's and Family Ministry 9 cr. hrs.