Spring 2016

On-campus classes start Monday, January 11, 2016. See below for hybrid and online start dates. Additional courses are available at the EMS Lancaster site . For information on those courses, contact Mark Wenger at 717-397-5190. To apply for admission to EMS, contact Seminary Admissions at 540-432-4257.

See the block schedule

Course Number Course Title Date and Time Credits Instructor/s
Mondays
SMFE 601 Clinical Pastoral Education Mondays 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 3 Penny Driediger
Tuesdays
BVNT 512 New Testament: Text in Context Tuesdays 8-10:40 a.m. 3 Dorothy Jean Weaver
CTT 644 Politics of Jesus Remixed Tuesdays 8-10:40 a.m. 3 Mark Thiessen Nation
SMCL 602 Christian Preaching Tuesdays 2:25-5:05 p.m. 3 Emily Peck-McClain
FS 532 Spiritual Formation for Congregational Discernment Tuesdays 6:30-9:10 p.m. 2 Kevin Clark
Tuesdays and Wednesdays
CTH 512 Christian Tradition II 1-3:40 p.m. Tuesdays and 10:45-12 a.m. Wednesdays 4 Mark Thiessen Nation and David Evans
Tuesday/Thursdays
BVNT 541 Greek Readings Tuesday/Thursday 1-2:15 p.m. 3 Dorothy Jean Weaver
BVOT 541 Hebrew Readings Tuesday/Thursday 1-2:15 p.m. 3 Andrea Dalton Saner
BVG 511 Basics of Biblical Languages Tuesday/Thursday 1-2:15 p.m. 3 Nancy Heisey
Wednesdays
FS 602 Formation in Ministry II Wednesdays 8-10:40 3 Penny Driediger
FS 702 Formation in Missional Leadership II Wednesdays 9:25 a.m. – 12 p.m. 3 Nate Yoder
FS 502 Formation in God’s Story II Wednesdays 1:30-3:50 p.m. 2 Kevin A Clark and Mary Thiessen Nation
CTT 634 Living Theology Wednesday 1:30-4:10 p.m. 3 Mark Thiessen Nation
Thursdays
BVNT 682 Apocalyptic: Revelation Thursdays 8-10:40 a.m. 3 Dorothy Jean Weaver
CM 671 United Methodist Polity Thursdays 8:50-10:40 a.m. 2 David Evans
CM 631 Churches and Social Transformation Thursdays 2:25-5:05 p.m. 3 David Evans
CM 621 Evangelism: Living to Tell Thursdays 2:25-5:05 p.m. 3 Mary Thiessen Nation
Online
CM 643 Missio Dei in Cultural Context Online Course- Begins January 11 3 James Krabill
SMCL 671 Leadership and Administration Online Course- Begins January 11 3 Lonnie Yoder
Hybrid
FS 502 Formation in God’s Story II Begins January 4 online, On-campus January 18-23, ends March 4 2 Emily Peck-McClain
BVOT 655 Genesis Begins January 4 online, On-campus January 18-23, ends February 26 3 Andrea Dalton Saner
Other
FS 622/4 Spiritual Direction Seminar and Practicum II by arrangement 1-2 Kevin Clark
SMFE 781 Mentored Ministry by arrangement 1-6 Kenton Derstine

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