Special Course Options

This section lists four special options for taking courses

1. Travel Courses
2. Evening/Weekend Courses
3. Intensive Courses
4. Online Courses

Travel Courses

BSSF CC 450/660 Learning from London: Mission and Evangelism in the 21st Century
CTS LM 470 Samuel DeWitt Proctor Ministry Conference
CTS RH 409 Journey to Israel and Palestine
CTU B4306 A/B Encountering the Bible Lands
CTU C5004i The Church and Indigenous Peoples
G-ETS BIBNT881 Study Tour of the Holy Land
LSTC ML/SF 403 Liturgy and the Cycles of Creation: Wilderness Travel Seminar to Holden Village
LSTC RHTH/CC 410 Indian Christianity in a Pluralistic Context: India Travel Seminar
ML M467INT Multicultural Congregations and Acts of Faith
ML M494INT Method is the Message
NPTS MNST 6266 Church Planting Ecclesiology

Evening/Weekend Courses

BSSF CC 450/660 Learning from London: Mission and Evangelism in the 21st Century
BSSF HT 320 Anglican and Episcopal History
BSSF HT 340 Anglican Theology and Ethics
BSSF HT 445 Faith and Life Together: Ecumenism and Ethics
BSSF HT 446 Baptismal Ecclesiology
BSSF HT 559 Topics in Anglican Theology: Rowan Williams and Sarah Coakley
BSSF ML 301 Anglican Liturgy and Music: Development and Theology
BSSF ML 302 Angican Liturgy and Music: Theology and Practice
BSSF PSF 302 Anglican Spirituality and Ethos
CTS LM 331 Introduction to Pastoral Care
CTS RH 321 Interpreting the Gospels
CTS TEC 414 Theology of Art
CTS TEC 517 African American Political Theology
CTU B3001 Introduction to the New Testament
CTU B4301 Old Testament Narrative Literature
CTU B4323 The Theological Vision of Paul the Apostle
CTU B4408 Acts of the Apostles
CTU C3000 World Christianity in Intercultural and Interreligious Perspectives
CTU C4014 Islam, Muslims and Islamophobia: a Catholic Response
CTU C4316 Global Migration: What's Happening, Why and a Just Response
CTU D3000 Fundamental Theology and Methods
CTU D4200 Christology
CTU DS4017 Religious Life for the 21st Century: Creating Communities of Hope on a Global Scale
CTU DS4210 DS5210 Reconciliation and Forgiveness
CTU L4001 Introduction to Latin
CTU MP3000 Theology and Practice of Ministry
CTU MPC4101/MPC5101 Pastoral Ministry in US Asian and Pacific Island Contexts
CTU P2102 History of Modern Philosophy
CTU S5112 Spirituality and Health
CTU SC4002 Black Spirituality: The Writings of Sr. Thea Bowman and Dr. Howard Thurman
CTU W4205 Lay Leadership of Prayer and Preaching
CTU W4212 A Worshiping World: Liturgy, Culture, Context
CTU W4215 Predicacion y Leccionario
G-ETS 21-507 Christology - Theological Anthropology
G-ETS 21-508 Pneumatology, Ecclesiology, Eschatology
G-ETS 22-506 Christian Moral Theology
G-ETS BIBHB500 Introduction to Hebrew Bible
G-ETS BIBHB604 The Writings: Ecclesiastes
G-ETS BIBHB620 The Bible, the Church and HIV/AIDS
G-ETS BIBNT500 Introduction to the New Testament
G-ETS BIBNT807 Romans
G-ETS CE 510 Introduction to Youth Ministry
G-ETS CE 520 Educating Christians for Social Change
G-ETS CE 850 Seminar in Christian Education
G-ETS CL 520 Church and Community
G-ETS HIST 501 History of Christian Thought and Practice I
G-ETS HIST 502 A/B/X History of Christian Thought & Practice II
G-ETS HIST 651 American Religious History Topics: Hollywood: Cinema, History and Religious Values
G-ETS HIST 805 Christianity and Culture in the Early Church
G-ETS LTRGY607 Advanced Preaching
G-ETS PCC 500 Introduction to Pastoral Care and Counseling
G-ETS PCC 800 Premarital, Marital and Family Counseling
G-ETS THEO 500 Introduction to Theology
LSTC CC 400 Spanish for Ministry
LSTC CC 401 Public Church Fellows
LSTC CC/RHTH 501 Christian Mission and World Religions
LSTC CC/RHTH 601 Chance, Necessity, Love: Religious Perspective on Cancer and Evolution: Adv. Seminar in Religion and Science
LSTC ML 303 Ministerial Leadership II: Ministry in Context
LSTC ML 508 Pastoral Ministry to Women and Femmes
LSTC RHS 301 A/B Jesus within Judaism: Religious Heritage Scripture I
LSTC RHTH 301 A/B Religious Heritage: History and Theology I
LSTC RHTH 407 Narratives of Resistance
LSTC RHTH 503 Public Church II: Constructive Theology
LSTC RHTH 507 Theological Hermeneutics
LSTC RHTH 602 TBA: Graduate Theological Seminar
LSTC RHTH/CC 601 Chance, Necessity, Love: Religious Perspective on Cancer and Evolution: Advanced Seminar in Religion and Science
ML BS322INT Biblical Narratives
MTS B 300 Introduction to Biblical Studies
MTS E 420 Reading the Harlem Renaissance asTheology
MTS E 423 Boenhoeffer, Race and Christian Ethics
MTS H 300 History Survey I
MTS H 340 Reading the Church Mothers and Fathers
MTS H 350 World Christianity in a Post-Christendom World
MTS I 301 Pilgrimage in Faithfulness
MTS I 478 Seminar in Research Methods
MTS M 333 Pastoral Care with African Americans
MTS M 344M Embodying a Pedagogy of Hope
MTS MIN 321M Latin@ Communities and Congregations
MTS MIN 347M Social Media
MTS MIN 404 Reflection on the Practice of Ministry
MTS MIN 405 Reflection on the Practice of Ministry
MTS MUM 303 Accompaniment
MTS MWP 313 Occasional Services: Ritual Through the Life Cycle
MTS T 495 Reinhold Niebuhr
NPTS MNST 7190-1 Special Topics in Ministry : Missional Preaching
NPTS SPFM 5201-J Journey: The Story of Our Lives
NPTS SPFM 7215 Prayer and Life in the Spirit (NCTI)
NPTS THEO 5140-1 Advanced Seminar: Thought of Wendell Berry
USML DT629 NCTI Global Theologies: How the Growth of the Church within the Majority World is Affecting Theology
USML ST655 NCTI : Prayer and the Life of the Spirit: Power and Beauty in Religion

Intensive Courses

BSSF CC 450/660 Learning from London: Mission and Evangelism in the 21st Century
BSSF CC 560/660 Diversity and Context
BSSF HT 320 Anglican and Episcopal History
BSSF HT 340 Anglican Theology and Ethics
BSSF HT 445 Faith and Life Together: Ecumenism and Ethics
BSSF HT 446 Baptismal Ecclesiology
BSSF HT 559 Topics in Anglican Theology: Rowan Williams and Sarah Coakley
BSSF ML 301 Anglican Liturgy and Music: Development and Theology
BSSF ML 302 Angican Liturgy and Music: Theology and Practice
BSSF ML 332/ML 632 The Art of Preaching
BSSF ML 575/675 Making Mission Possible in Tough Times
BSSF PSF 302 Anglican Spirituality and Ethos
CTS LM 437 Moral Injury and Recovery
CTS LM 470 Samuel DeWitt Proctor Ministry Conference
CTS RH 367 History and Polity of the United Church of Christ
CTS RH 409 Journey to Israel and Palestine
CTS TEC 445 Contemporary Theology of Culture
CTU B4408 Acts of the Apostles
CTU C3000 World Christianity in Intercultural and Interreligious Perspectives
CTU C4014 Islam, Muslims and Islamophobia: a Catholic Response
CTU C5004i The Church and Indigenous Peoples
CTU D3000 Fundamental Theology and Methods
CTU E4003 Social Analysis for Pastoral Praxis
CTU EMP4001 Management and Leadership for Ministry: Ethical and Pastoral Considerations
CTU L4001 Introduction to Latin
CTU MP4001 Current Trends in Theological Reflection
CTU MP5104 Pastoral Ministry with Contemporary Families
CTU SC4002 Black Spirituality: The Writings of Sr. Thea Bowman and Dr. Howard Thurman
CTU W4204 Canon Law
CTU W4214 Preaching II
CTU W4216 Marriage and Annointing of the Sick
CTU W4217 Worship with Children
G-ETS 21-507 Christology - Theological Anthropology
G-ETS BIBHB620 The Bible, the Church and HIV/AIDS
G-ETS BIBNT807 Romans
G-ETS BIBNT881 Study Tour of the Holy Land
G-ETS CE 510 Introduction to Youth Ministry
G-ETS CE 520 Educating Christians for Social Change
G-ETS CE 850 Seminar in Christian Education
G-ETS CL 520 Church and Community
G-ETS CL 611 Empowering Congregations for Evangelism
G-ETS DENOM603 UM Studies: Wesley and the 19th Century
G-ETS DENOM604 UM Studies: 20th Century to Present
G-ETS LTRGY665 Congregational Song
LSTC ML 409 Missional Leadership for a Public Church
LSTC ML 601 Pedagogy Seminar for ThM/PhD Students
LSTC ML/CC 411 Hymnody and the Life of Faith
LSTC ML/SF 403 Liturgy and the Cycles of Creation: Wilderness Travel Seminar to Holden Village
LSTC RHTH 406 Grace Incarnate: The Lutheran Confessional Heritage
LSTC RHTH/CC 410 Indian Christianity in a Pluralistic Context: India Travel Seminar
LSTC RHTH/CC 413 Muslims in America
LSTC RHTH/CC 414 Black Lives Matter: Theological Anthropology
ML BS322INT Biblical Narratives
ML H394INT Unitarian Universalist History and Polity
ML M316INT/a,b Religious Leadership in a Post-Denominational Age
ML M327INT Preaching As If You Mean It
ML M345 Community Studies Seminar I
ML M347 Congregational Studies Seminar I
ML M360/560INT Arts and Aesthetics in Ministry
ML M428 Leadership Studies Seminar I
ML M466INT Walking the Talk: Developing Competency in Cross-Cultural Communication
ML M467INT Multicultural Congregations and Acts of Faith
ML M494INT Method is the Message
MTS E/M 308 Sexual and Domestic Violence
MTS E/MED 401 Culture, Race and Privilege
MTS H 340 Reading the Church Mothers and Fathers
MTS I 457 Environmental Leadership and Ministry
MTS M 333 Pastoral Care with African Americans
MTS M 344M Embodying a Pedagogy of Hope
MTS M/E 308 Sexual and Domestic Violence
MTS MIN 321M Latin@ Communities and Congregations
MTS MIN 347M Social Media
MTS MPL 307 Polity and Worship in the PC (USA)
MTS MWP 328 Preaching as Celebration
NPTS MNST 6165 Leading Healthy Missional Change
NPTS MNST 6266 Church Planting Ecclesiology
NPTS MNST 7190-1 Special Topics in Ministry : Missional Preaching
NPTS SPFM 5201-J Journey: The Story of Our Lives
NPTS SPFM 7215 Prayer and Life in the Spirit (NCTI)
USML DT629 NCTI Global Theologies: How the Growth of the Church within the Majority World is Affecting Theology
USML ST655 NCTI : Prayer and the Life of the Spirit: Power and Beauty in Religion

Online Courses

BSSF ML 335 Canon Law
CTS LM 365 Global Sensitivity in Ministry
CTS LM 405 Leading Congregations: Principles and Practice
CTS LM 415 Ritual Studies
CTS LM 481 Marriage: Rites and Wrongs
CTS RH 301 Interpreting the Hebrew Bible
CTS RH 302 Interpreting the Hebrew Bible II
CTS RH 321 Interpreting the Gospels
CTS RH 325 Interpreting the Epistles
CTS RH 344 History of Christian Thought
CTS RH 367 History and Polity of the United Church of Christ
CTS RH 421 Living, Breathing Judaism
CTS RH 485 Religion in North America
CTS TEC 307 Systematic Theology
CTS TEC 321 Christian Ethics
CTS TEC 395 Judaism, Christianity and Islam: Introduction to Interfaith Engagement
CTU B3000 Introduction to the Old Testament
CTU B4306 A/B Encountering the Bible Lands
CTU B4412 Portraits of Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels
CTU C3000 World Christianity in Intercultural and Interreligious Perspectives
CTU DC5002 History of Religions and Comparative Theology
CTU DC5003 History of Religions and Comparative Theology
CTU DC5004 History of Religions and Comparative Theology
CTU DSC4200/DSC5200 Sources and Methods in Latin@ Theology
CTU E3000 Introduction to Moral Theology
CTU MP4001 Current Trends in Theological Reflection
CTU MPC4103/MPC5103 Pastoral Ministry in United States
CTU W4201 Sacraments II: Eucharist and Sacramental Theology
CTU W5227 Shaping Places for Worship
G-ETS BIBHB500 Introduction to Hebrew Bible
G-ETS BIBNT500 Introduction to the New Testament
G-ETS CL 510 Theology of Evangelism
G-ETS DENOM 600 United Methodist History
G-ETS DENOM602 United Methodist Polity
G-ETS HIST 501 History of Christian Thought and Practice I
G-ETS HIST 502 A/B/X History of Christian Thought & Practice II
G-ETS LTRGY672 Sacred Music Colloquium 3
G-ETS LTRGY673 Sacred Music Colloquium 4
G-ETS THEO 500 Introduction to Theology
G-ETS THEO 540 Introduction to Global Christianity
LSTC RHS 302 Religious Heritage I: Scripture II: Pentateuch and Wisdom Literature: Instructions for Life
LSTC RHS 403 The Life and Letters of Paul
LSTC RHS 405 A/C Greek for Ministry: Enter the Language and Theology of the Bible
LSTC TH 640OL Global Violence and Human Rights
ML BS322INT Biblical Narratives
NPTS SPFM 6220 Journaling: Reflecting on Our Story
NPTS THEO 5110, 1, & I Christian Theology