Dubuque Theological Seminary Offers Online Courses for Commissioned Ruling Elders

UDTS-logoThe University of Dubuque Theological Seminary is pleased to annhttp://presbyteryofphiladelphia.myworshiptimes22.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/12/2016/07/UDTS-logo.pngounce that we will be offering eight online courses for Commissioned Ruling Elders in our CLP/CRE lay ministry program, scheduled from September 6 to December 17, 2016.  We would appreciate it if you would pass on this information within your presbytery/church and advertise it in your newsletter or other publications.

OUR TRADITIONAL EIGHT FALL CLASS OFFERINGS ARE AS FOLLOWS AND REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN.

  • Introduction to Old Testament – Dr. Mark HughesUDTS_image
  • Introduction to New Testament – Dr. Lyle VanderBroek
  • Christian Education – Dr. Susan Forshey
  • Pastoral Care – Dr. Beth McCaw
  • Reformed Theology –  Dr. Barry Ensign –George
  • Introduction to Preaching – Dr. Timothy Slemmons
  • Presbyterian Polity – Dr. Scott Nesbitt
  • Reformed Worship & Sacraments – Dr. Richard Shaffer

 We would also ask you to pass this email on and encourage anyone you may know with gifts for ministry to consider applying to our lay ministry program.  Application and course information for our CLP/CRE program can be found at http://udtslearning.net/ and then click on “CLP/CRE Info” in the “Welcome” box under the news feed.   I have also attached our CLP/CRE flier for additional information.  The current tuition rate is $390.00 per course.

As always, current students can register by going online at http://udtslearning.net/mod/page/view.php?id=15076  or by contacting Carla Gibbons, Distance Education Coordinator ([email protected] or call 563-589-3630 / 1-888-207-8218), to pay by credit card or check.  Feel free to contact Carla or me if you have any questions.  In addition, please check our continuing education website at http://udts.dbq.edu/academics/continuingeducation for upcoming events.