School Of Ministry 2016 Student Packet. Expanding Kingdom Life

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1 School Of Ministry 2016 Student Packet Expanding Kingdom Life

2 LifePoint Ministries issues the following clergy credentials: 1. Local Church Minister s Certificate 2. Minister s License, Minister of Discipleship Ministries License, and Minister of Music License 3. Certificate of Ordination Requirements of Study for Local Church Certificate, License, and Ordination Local Church Minister s Certificate- MCP License- MCP Certificate of Ordination- MCP

3 LIFEPOINT MINISTRIES SCHOOL OF MINISTRIES PROGRAM (SOM) LifePoint Ministries (LPM) School of Ministry is a one to three-year program (depending on the level of achievement you desire to attain). It is a program that offers training in specialized areas of ministry, biblical principles, leadership gifting, and essential skills to equip you for life. Through this experience our goal is to better equip you for ministry and to strengthen your relationship with God and others in LPM. This SOM is designed to equip those that are working in the local church, as well as, those that may later desire to pursue a ministerial credential with the IPHC. (If pursuing ministerial credentials in the IPHC, an application and approval process is required.) Our goal is to start a new 3-year cycle of the classes offered, at the beginning of the year (providing enough students have registered). The SOM program will require: Online Study Self- Study Classroom Study (3 times a year) Cost: Registration Cost - $ per year and can be paid quarterly if needed. This fee also helps to cover some of the cost of onsite teaching. The purchase of all books required is the responsibility of the student as well as any overnight stay accommodations. Location: Will be announced after registration (This will depend on how many register and the locations of those who register). Registration: Registration deadline is November 30 th of each year. Registration will be available online at the conference website. Classroom Study will normally happen during the months of either January or February, April, June, and September of each year. Instructors: Will consist of college professors, seasoned ministers, and conference leaders.

4 Detailed List of Studies that will be offered: Introductory Session (Classroom Experience) What the Bible is All About (requirement: read book for classroom experience) How to Study Your Bible (requirement: read book before classroom experience Light for the Journey (requirement: online study before attending classroom experience) Spring Session (Classroom Experience) Becoming a Contagious Christian (requirement: read book and take open book test, prior to attending class) The Master Plan of Evangelism (requirement: read book before classroom experience) Century of the Holy Spirit (requirement: read book and take open book text prior to attending class) The Beauty of Balance (requirement: read book before classroom experience) Character Matters (requirement: read book and take open book test; prior attending class) Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life (requirement: read book before classroom experience) Summer Session (Classroom Experience) Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life (requirement: read book and open book test) Spiritual Leadership (requirement: read book before classroom experience) Communication For A Change (requirement: read book before classroom experience) The Spirit Helps Us Pray (requirement: read book and open book test) The Power of the Call (requirement: read book before classroom experience) Fall Session (Classroom Experience) This session will be designed to offer electives, based on the needs of the student. Classes in areas of pastoral care, youth ministry, and worship ministry will be offered in the fall session. Books required to read will be based on the need of the students and will be announced during the Introductory Session, at the beginning of each year.

5 LOCAL CHURCH MINISTER S CERTIFICATE Product Number Quantity Title Price Total Knowing & Studying The Bible: MCP What The Bible Is All About How To Study Your Bible Study Guide 4.99 IPHC Articles Of Faith and Government: MCP Light For The Journey IPHC Manual Study Guide 4.99 Effective Christian Outreach: MCP Becoming A Contagious Christian (A) Study Guide (A) The Master Plan of Evangelism (B) Study Guide (B) 4.99 Pentecostal History: MCP Century Of The Holy Spirit Study Guide 4.99 MINISTER S LICENSE Product Number Quantity Title Price Total Knowing & Studying The Bible: MCP What The Bible Is All About How To Study Your Bible Study Guide 4.99 IPHC Articles Of Faith & Government: MCP Light For The Journey IPHC Manual Study Guide 4.99 Effective Christian Outreach: MCP Becoming A Contagious Christian (A) Study Guide (A) The Master Plan of Evangelism (B) Study Guide (B) 4.99 Pentecostal History: MCP Century Of The Holy Spirit Study Guide 4.99 Theology I: MCP The Beauty of Balance Scriptural Holiness Study Guide 4.99 Character: MCP Character Matters Study Guide 4.99 Spiritual Formation-Pastoral Ministry: MCP Spiritual Disciplines For The Christian Life Study Guide 4.99 MINISTER S LICENSE Leadership 1: MCP Spiritual Leadership Study Guide 4.99

6 Prayer Life: MCP The Spirit Helps Us Pray Study Guide 4.99 Pastoral/Evangelistic Module Homiletics 1: MCP Communicating For A Change Study Guide 4.99 Pastoral Care/Counseling: MCP Quick Reference Guide To Biblical Counseling Study Guide 4.99 Pastoral Ministry: MCP X The Power Of The Call Study Guide 4.99 SPECIALTY MODULES Study Guide MCP 1.13 to MCP Discipleship Ministries Module Church Education Ministry 1: MCP Strategic Disciple Making: A Practical Tool for Successful Ministry No Study Guide Church Education Ministry 2: MCP Complete Book of Discipleship: On Being and Making Followers of Christ No Study Guide Church Education Ministry 3: MCP Exploring The History & Philosophy Of Christian Education No Study Guide Youth Ministry Module Youth Ministry 1: MCP Generation iy: Our Last Chance To Save Their Future Youth Ministry 2: MCP 1.17 The Ultimate Core (OUT OF PRINT) Youth Ministry 3: MCP Your First Two Years In Youth Ministry Children s Ministry Module Children s Ministry 1: MCP Think Orange: Imagine the Impact When Church and Family Collide Children s Ministry 2: MCP Children s Ministry Volunteers Stick Children s Ministry 3: MCP Making Your Children's Ministry The Best Hour Of Every Kid's Week Senior Adult Ministry Module Senior Adult Ministry 1: MCP Baby Boomers and Beyond Senior Adult Ministry 2: MCP Senior Adult Ministry 21st Century Senior Adult Ministry 3: MCP One Church, Four Generations: Understanding and Reaching all Ages In Your Church Singles Ministry Module Singles Ministry 1: MCP

7 In Real Time: Authentic Young Adult Ministry As It Happens Singles Ministry 2: MCP Reaching Single Adults Singles Ministry 3: MCP Dancing Solo: Finding Your Own Rhythm in a Performance-Driven World Music Ministry Module Music Ministry I: MCP From Performance To Praise Music Ministry II: MCP Exploring Worship Music Ministry III: MCP Worship Evangelism Women In Ministry Module Women In Ministry 1 MCP Ten Lies Church Tells Women Women In Ministry 2 MCP Nurture Women In Ministry 3 MCP Women With The Good News CERTIFICATE OF ORDINATION (Year One) Product Number Quantity Title Price Total Genesis: MCP Holman Commentary On Genesis (A) Study Guide (A) Encountering God In The Old Testament (B) Study Guide (B) 4.99 Acts: MCP Acts Commentary (A) Study Guide (A) Encountering God In The New Testament (B) Study Guide (B) 4.99 The Life Of Christ: MCP Our Awesome Lord Study Guide 4.99 Revitalizing Churches: Thriving Churches In The Twenty-First Century Study Guide 4.99 Homiletics II: MCP Homiletical l Handbook Study Guide 4.99 Introduction To World Missions: MCP Introducing World Missions Study Guide 4.99 Pastoral Ministry: MCP Practical Guide Pastoral Ministry Study Guide 4.99 Family Ministry: MCP Things I Wish I'd Known Before We Got Married (A) Study Guide (A) Financial Peace (B) Study Guide (B) 4.99 Spiritual Gifts: MCP Spiritual Gifts Ministries and Manifestations Receiving The Promise Of The Father Study Guide 4.99

8 Theology II: MCP Christian Doctrine A Pentecostal Perspective Vol Christian Doctrine A Pentecostal Perspective Vol Study Guide 4.99 Principles Of Teachings: MCP Teaching To Change Lives Study Guide 4.99 CERIFICATE OF ORDINATION (Year Two) Product Number Quantity Title Price Total Isaiah: MCP Be Comforted Study Guide 4.99 Romans: MCP Spirit Filled Life New Testament Commentary: Romans Study Guide 4.99 I & 11 Corinthians: MCP I & II Corinthians Study Guide 4.99 Church Planting: MCP Planting Missional Churches Study Guide 4.99 Understanding Our Culture: MCP The Christian Combat Manual Study Guide 4.99 Church Administration: MCP Church Administration: Creating Efficiency for Effective Ministry (A) Study Guide (A) Robert s Rule In Plain English (B) Study Guide (B) 4.99 Church History: MCP Church History In Plain Language Study Guide 4.99 Relational Leadership: MCP Relational Leadership Study Guide (A) The Missional Leader (B) Study Guide (B) 4.99 Christian Ethics: MCP Ministerial Ethics: A Guide For Spirit-Filled Leaders Study Guide 4.99 Theology III: MCP Christian Doctrine A Pentecostal Perspective Vol Study Guide 4.99 Recommended Text MCP Journey Into God s Word How To Study Your Bible Workbook MCP The Century Of The Holy Spirit MCP Celebration of Disciplines MCP Relational Leadership, A Biblical Model For Influence and Service Next Generation Leader 19.99

9 Irrefutable Laws of Leaders Spiritual Leadership MCP Intercessory Prayer The Weapon Of Prayer MCP Christ Centered Peaching Preaching That Changes Lives MCP Life In The Spirit Bible MCP Simple Church Deep & Wide MCP Biblical Preaching MCP The Unshakable Truth The Case For Christ MCP Amplified Leadership The Making Of A Leader Next Generation Leader You may order from the LifeSprings website using a debit or credit card or contact them by phone. Also note that you may be able to order some of these books on amazon for a better price. *Postage Charges: $70.00 or less $8.50 $70.01 $ (UPS) 12% (USPS) 15% Over $ (UPS) 10% (USPS) 12% Outside U.S.A, Hawaii or Alaska to be determined at the time of shipment. *Georgia Residents must add applicable county tax. LIFESPRINGS RESOURCES PO BOX 9 FRANKLIN SPRINGS, GA toll-free *Prices subject to change without notice

10 2016 School of Ministry Classroom Experiences January 22-23, 2016 Friday - 7:30 10:00 How to Study the Bible Book Required: How to Study Your Bible Saturday - 8:30 12:00 IPHC Doctrine Book Required: Light for the Journey 12:00 12:45 Lunch 12:45 1:45 IPHC Doctrine Book Required: Light for the Journey April 29-30, 2016 Friday - 7:30 10:00 Evangelism Book Required: The Master Plan of Evangelism Saturday - 8:30 12:00 Your Character Books Required: Character Matters, Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life 12:00 12:45 lunch 12:45-1:45 Your Character (con t) Book Required: Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life June 9-10, 2016 (offered during the Summer Conference) Thursday 9:00-11:00 Leadership Book Required: Spiritual Leadership Friday 9:00 11:00 Communication Book Required: Communication For a Change 11:00 12:00 Book Required: The Power of the Call Self-Study or Online Study Courses What the Bible is All About (Read and open book test) Becoming a Contagious Christian (Read and open book test) Century of the Holy Spirit (Read and open book test) The Beauty of Balance (Read and open book test) The Spirit Helps Us Pray (Read and open book test) Elective books to read will be announced at the Summer Session September 23-24, 2016 (Electives will be announced in the Summer Sessions)

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