DOCTOR OF MINISTRY
36 Semester Hours
911: Phase One
The candidate will do a personal profile, evaluation of time usage and
research papers on the inerrancy of Scripture and the Doctrine of the
Holy Spirit. As a preparation for the beginning stages of his
dissertation, he will also do a reader-level application.
912: Phase Two
The candidate will do study and writing projects in personal prayer,
Bible study and current ecclesiological problems. Preparatory work will
commence on the dissertation through bibliography, outline, and precis.
913: Phase Three
Individual study projects will be done in Bible exposition and
curriculum production. The basic publication package for the
dissertation will also be submitted.
914: Phase Four
Dependent on ministry emphasis, projects will be done in various
practical areas: calendar planning, preaching schedule, doctrinal
perspective, educational methodology, interpersonal relations, ministry
methods, etc. (The first draft of the dissertation is due.)
915: Phase Five
Areas of study focus will include the following as samples: leadership
chart, philosophy of management, ethics in ministry, Biblical
assessments, etc. The dissertation stage is a draft re-write.
916: Phase Six
Study projects include appropriate application of evangelism in all
ministries, the creation of a study manual, and ministry to the family.
The final draft of the dissertation is due.
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