Winter Term

Jan 04, 2021 to Feb 05, 2021
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, Kingdom living, 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 three or five weeks.

Winter Term includes courses to challenge and deepen your faith and equip you to serve your church better, whatever your phase or direction in life.

Full-time Faith Builders instructors are joined by church and mission leaders with teaching experience. A complete listing of 2021 courses follows.

Planning for Winter Term 2022 is in progress. Applications will be available mid-August.

Confirmed courses for Winter Term 2022

Class Hours Instructor
Reading the Bible 2 Steven Brubaker
Anabaptism as a Wordview 1 Steven Brubaker
Life-giving Spaces in a Dysfunctional World 1 Cynthia Brubaker
Hebrews 2 Edsel Burdge
Early American Mennonite Thought 2 Edsel Burdge
Discipleship in the Local Church 2 John Coblentz
Understandind Abuse 3 John Coblentz
Human Sexuality and Gender Issues 1 John Coblentz
Issues in Church Leadership 1 Melvin Lehman
Life & Leadership for Men 3 Melvin Lehman
Romans: Salvation and Sanctification 2 Melvin Lehman
Church Matters 1 Gary Miller
Beginning Choral Conducting 1 Brandon Mullet
Music in the Life of the Church 1 Brandon Mullet
Class Voice 1 Brandon Mullet
Early Church History 3 Stephen Russell
Systematic Theology 3 Stephen Russell
Christians and the Arts 1 Stephen Russell

Some courses run the entire five weeks while others run for two or three weeks. A typical course load is 6-8 semester hours, or two-three courses.

Winter Term is open to students applying for the first three weeks, but admissions preference is given to those applying for all five weeks.