Winter Term

Jan 01, 2018 to Feb 02, 2018
During the month of January, Faith Builders offers classes during a five-week term. The courses offered are focused in the areas of Bible, Theology and Music.

This five-week term offers courses and schedules to serve a wide variety of students, from young people seeking spiritual growth and practical teaching to seasoned pastors seeking refreshment and encouragement. Students can attend for two, three, or five weeks. Winter Term includes courses to challenge and deepen your faith, whatever your phase or direction in life. Regular Faith Builders instructors are joined by church and mission leaders with teaching experience. A complete listing of courses follows.

2017 Course Listing

Class Hours Instructor
Modern Church History 3 Stephen Russell
Reading the Bible 2 Steven Brubaker
Anabaptism as Worldview 1 Steven Brubaker
Issues in Church Leadership 1 Melvin Lehman
Helping the Depressed 3 John Coblentz
Listening to and Enjoying Good Music 2 Brandon Mullet
Music in the Life of the Church 1 Brandon Mullet
1 Corinthians 2 Dave Yoder
The Sermon on the Mount 1 Brandon Byler
Becoming One in Marriage 2 John Coblentz
Music Theory I 3 Wendell Glick, Brandon Mullet
Historical Theology 3 Stephen Russell
Women of Faith 1 Carolyn Roth
Church Growth 1 Allen Roth
The Kingdom of God 1 Melvin Lehman
Beginning Choral Conducting 1 Brandon Mullet
Music Fundamentals 3 Brandon Mullet
Church Planting 1 Allen Roth
Women Caring for Women 1 Janelle Glick
Pastoral Care 1 John Coblentz

Some courses run the entire five weeks while others may run for as little as one week. A typical course load is 6-8 semester hours, or two-three courses. Winter Term is open to students applying for as little as one week, but admissions preference is given to those applying for all five weeks.

Application deadline for weeks 1-3 or weeks 1-5 of the term: December 15
Application deadline for weeks 4-5 of the term: January 10