Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry

Philosophy

God has given every individual in the body of Christ unique gifts and abilities; because we are stewards of the gifts, it is important to cultivate them to their fullest potential. ¬†Urshan College’s biblically grounded Christian Ministry program seeks to facilitate the development of thinking and learning strategies, interpersonal skills, creativity, as well as allowing the flexibility to pursue a variety of ministry options. ¬†Furthermore, the Christian Ministry Department will work to empower students preparing for graduate studies and life-long education.

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Objectives

The Christian Ministry program will help educate, equip, and empower the graduate for life and servant leadership by:

  • Achieving a demonstrated competency to articulate Christian beliefs and Apostolic distinctives.
  • Providing interpretive and exegetical skills related to the biblical text and knowledge of a Oneness Pentecostal hermeneutic.
  • Cultivating spiritual formation in community, integrating academics and Christian service through a Spirit-filled life.
  • Empowering a growing facility in specific foci, such as bible, pastoral ministry, children’s ministry, youth ministry, or other self directed foci.
  • Achieving a demonstrated competency to critically contextualize scriptural truths in a variety of settings, such as in interpersonal relationships, writing, speaking, and in creative use of media.