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The Methodist Class Leader

The Methodist Class Leader, a new online course from the Lewis Center for Church Leadership of Wesley Theological Seminary, examines the historic significance and contemporary relevance of class leade…

THL 301 Introduction to Systematic Theology

This course is an initial exploration of the discipline of theology and the rich dimension of life of the Christian church, for and in which theology serves critical and constructive roles. Readings a…

SFR 504 Spiritual Formation Seminar IV

The course will immerse the student in the rhythms and practices of spiritual formation through the Academy for Spiritual Formation. It provides an exploration of leadership in local communities with…

Master of Divinity

The Master of Divinity (MDiv) prepares leaders for ministry in a church setting, chaplaincy, and other forms of religious leadership. Graduates provide leadership in renewal of the church, demonstrate…

Hope and Justice for Creation

“In the beginning, God created…humans in God’s image, and gave them dominion among all the creatures of God’s creation.” What does that mean for us American Christians in 2019? Does God care how we li…

Race and Ethnic Relations

This class reviews and critiques some of the sociological studies on minorities in America to better understand how historical, political, and social contexts shape the lives of minorities in American…

How to Teach Online

This 4-hour online course will help you: How to transfer existing skills to an online environment; How to keep learning standards high while also keeping students engaged; And how to manage the techno…

United Methodist Polity

The course will combine the assumptions of UM polity and the principles of connectionalism and itinerancy as to the nature of the church, membership, congregational life, ministry, chain of conference…

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The One Church Plan

Author:  Mark Holland A key scripture for Mainstream UMC is the Council of Jerusalem in Acts 15:1-35 The One Church Plan stands squarely on the Biblical precedent of allowing Christians to disagree on issues as important…

Mission and Evangelization (Series 1) – Part 1: Fundamentals, Concepts, and Paradigms of Mission

This video is part of a special four disk series about missionary perspectives in urban context. Reflection and analysis for mission development opportunities, offered By Dr. Nicanor Lopes, professor at Methodist School…

UMC Cyber Campus Introduction

UMC Cyber Campus is a gateway to Christian theological education which provides a single entry point through an online catalog and aims to enhance global access to free and affordable high quality church-related educatio…