Fall 2015

On-campus classes start Tuesday, Sept 1, 2015. 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 Admission at 540-432-4257.
Fall 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
BVOT 511 Old Testament: Text in Context Tuesdays 8-10:40 a.m. 3 Andrea Dalton Saner
BVNT 641 Luke/Acts Tuesdays 8-10:40 a.m. 3 Dorothy Jean Weaver
SMCL 671 Leadership and Administration Tuesdays 2:25-5:05 p.m. 3 Lonnie Yoder
FS 521 Introduction to Spiritual Guidance Tuesdays 6:30-9:10 p.m. 2 Kevin Clark
Tuesday/Wednesday
CTH 501 Christian Tradition I Tuesdays 2:25-5:05 p.m., Wednesday 10:45 a.m.-12p.m. 4 Mark Thiessen Nation, David Evans
Tuesday/Thursday
BVOT 532 Elementary Hebrew Tuesday/Thursday 1-2:15 p.m. 3 Andrea Dalton Saner
BVNT 531 Elementary Greek Tuesday/Thursday 1-2:15 p.m. Lab Wednesday 4:20-5:30 3 Dorothy Jean Weaver
BVG 621 Interpreting the Biblical Text Tuesday/Thursday 1-2:15 p.m. 3 Nancy Heisey
Wednesday
FS 601 Formation in Ministry I Wednesdays 8-10:40 a.m. 3 Penny Driediger
FS 701 Formation in Missional Leadership I Wednesdays 9:25 a.m. -12 p.m. 3 Nate Yoder
FS 501 Formation in God’s Story I Wednesdays 1:30-4 p.m. 2 Kevin A Clark and Mary Thiessen Nation
Thursdays
CTE 730 Human Sexuality Thursdays 8-10:40 a.m. 3 Mark Thiessen Nation and Mary Thiessen Nation
CM 572 Cross-Cultural Integration Seminar Thursdays 9:25-10:40 1 David Evans
SMCL 521 Education for the Whole Body of Christ Thursdays 2:25-5:05 p.m. 3 Emily Peck-McClain
CM 643 Missio Dei in Cultural Context Thursdays 2:25-5:05 p.m. 3 David Evans
Online
CTT 523 Anabaptism Today Online Course- begins Sept 1 3 Mark Thiessen Nation
CTE 713 Sermon on the Mount: Ethics and Nonviolence Online Course- begins Sept 1 3 Laura Brenneman
BVNT 512 New Testament: Text in Context Online Course- begins Sept 1 3 Dorothy Jean Weaver
Hybrid
FS 501 Formation in God’s Story I Begins August 10 online, On-campus August 24-28, Ends Oct 10 2 Emily Peck-McClain
SMCL 611 Pastoral Care Begins August 10 online, On-campus August 24-28, Ends Oct 3 3 Lonnie Yoder
Directed Studies and other
CM 691 United Methodist Polity TBA 3 TBA
FS 622/4 Spiritual Direction Seminar and Practicum I by arrangement 1-2 Kevin Clark
SMFE 781 Mentored Ministry by arrangement 1-6 Penny Driediger

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