Bachelor of Arts in Worship Ministry

Philosophy

In today’s church culture, music leaders are expected to possess a wide skill set that includes playing, singing, leading the creative arts and engaging technology. The Bachelor of Arts in Worship Ministry degree prepares Apostolic men and women to serve the local church or a para-church organization with excellence in a broad range of worship-related skills. It is a degree that is suitable for students who have minimal previous music training upon entering the program, and will provide opportunities to:

  • Articulate an appropriate biblical philosophy of worship ministry
  • Develop a worship ministry plan that effectively assists discipleship
  • Develop aural and visual music skills for comprehension and accuracy in performance
  • Gain knowledge and skills to work collaboratively with and lead others in worship ministry settings
  • Understand diverse musical genres and styles; and
  • Apply research and writing skills to musical topics

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Program Objectives

The Bachelor of Arts in Worship Ministry will contribute to educating, equipping, and empowering the graduate for life and servant-leadership by aiding in:

  • Articulating and adhering to a biblical philosophy of music ministry
  • Communicating sound Oneness Pentecostal theology and doctrine through music
  • Planning, leading and assessing music ministry for effective discipleship in the church and in the world; and
  • Ministering to a diverse audience by incorporating various musical styles