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SoCal School of Ministry Current Classes

SPRING 2023

**REGISTRATION COST:
$129 per class (Classes that require a Berean textbook will include the cost of the book: $159)

**TEXTBOOK POLICY:
Students will be required to get their own textbook for each class. (The only exception: Berean textbooks that are not available from regular booksellers). We have provided the book information below to help in the ordering process. Pro-tip: to save money on textbooks, get a used copy, borrow from a fellow student or pastor, or even get an electronic version. 

** Please use an active email to register! If your contact information has changed, it is the student's responsibility to inform the SOM Office! If you are registering someone else, please use that person's personal information to register them. (All course information will be sent to the information provided.) **


Level One Courses (Certified)


THE 211 - Introduction to Theology
Date & Time: February 5, 12, 19, 26; March 5, 12
Sunday Nights 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: Luminate Church
250 E San Bernardino Rd, Covina Ca 91723
Room 422, Education Center (located across the street from the main campus)
Professor: Rev. David Bess
Textbook: TBD

BIB 114 - Christ in the Synoptic Gospels
Date & Time: January 20-21 | 9am-3pm
Location: Port City Church
24919 S. Avalon Blvd.
Wilmington, CA 90744
Professor: Rev. Joe Gutel
Textbook: A Harmony of the Four Gospels (Orville) | ISBN: 080105642X

BIB 114 - Christ in the Synoptic Gospels
Date & Time: May 3, 10, 17, & 24 | Wednesday Nights 6pm-9pm
Location: Christian Life Assembly
3520 E. Lancaster Blvd.
Lancaster, CA 93535
Professor: Rev. Waynette Mohr
Textbook: TBA

BIB 114 - Christ in the Synoptic Gospels
Date & Time: July 1 & August 5 | 9am-4pm
Location: Riverstone Chapel
10650 De Soto Ave.
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Professor: Rev. Joe Gutel
Textbook: A Harmony of the Four Gospels (Orville) | ISBN: 080105642X

BIB 121 - Introduction to Hermeneutics
Date & Time: March 1, 8, 15, & 22 | Wednesday Nights 6pm-9pm
Location: Christian Life Assembly
3520 E. Lancaster Blvd.
Lancaster, CA 93535
Professor: Rev. John Meadors
Textbook: How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth (Fee) | ISBN: 9780310517825

BIB 121 - Introduction to Hermeneutics
Date & Time: May 5-6 | Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Dr. George Winney
Textbook: How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth (Fee) | ISBN: 9780310517825

BIB 212 - New Testament Survey
Date & Time: January 4, 11, 18, 25 | Wednesday Nights 6pm-9pm
Location: Christian Life Assembly
3520 E. Lancaster Blvd.
Lancaster, CA 93535
Professor: Rev. Waynette Mohr
Textbook: NIV Study Bible | ISBN: 0310448948

BIB 212 - New Testament Survey
Date & Time: March 4 & April 1 | 9am-4pm
Location: Riverstone Chapel
10650 De Soto Ave.
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Professor: Rev. Joe Gutel
Textbook: TBA

BIB 212 - New Testament Survey
Date & Time: March 24-25 |Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Dr. Dave Gable
Textbook: NIV Study Bible (pub. September 2020) PRINTED VERSION ONLY

BIB 212 - New Testament Survey (Youth SOM Only)
Date & Time: April 22 | 8:30am-5:00pm
Location: SoCal Network Office
17951 Cowan
Irvine, CA 92614
Professor: Rev. Moses Aleman
Textbook: TBA

BIB 214 - Old Testament Survey
Date & Time: January 17, 24, 31, & February 7 | Tuesday Nights 6pm-9pm
Location: CityWide Mosaic
31217 Pauba Road,
Temecula, CA 92592
Professor: Rev. Joy Hunt
Textbooks (2 BOOKS):
1. Introducing the Old Testament: A Short Guide to Its History and Message (Longman) | ISBN: 978-0310291480
2. How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth (Stuart & Fee) | ISBN: 978-0310517825

BIB 214 - Old Testament Survey
Date & Time: February 24-25 | Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Edwin Handley
Textbook: They Spoke from God (Williams) | ISBN: 0882436945

BIB 214 - Old Testament Survey
Date & Time: May 6 & June 3 | 9am-4pm
Location: Riverstone Chapel
10650 De Soto Ave.
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Professor: Rev. Jamal Alexander
Textbook: TBA

MIN 171 - A Spirit Empowered Church
Date & Time: January 7 & February 4 | 9am-4pm
Location: Riverstone Chapel
10650 De Soto Ave.
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Professor: Rev. Brian Ross
Textbook: A Spirit Empowered Church (Garrison) | ISBN: 1681540010

MIN 171 - A Spirit Empowered Church
Date & Time: February 21, 28, March 7 & 14 | Tuesday Nights 6pm-9pm
Location: Journey Church
114 N. Pomona Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92832
Professor: Rev. Enoch Villareal & Dr. Stefan Reynoso
Textbook: A Spirit Empowered Church (Garrison) | ISBN: 1681540010

MIN 171 - A Spirit Empowered Church
Date & Time: September 6, 13, 20, 27 | Wednesday Nights 6pm-9pm
Location: Christian Life Assembly
3520 E. Lancaster Blvd.
Lancaster, CA 93535
Professor: TBA
Textbook: A Spirit Empowered Church (Garrison) | ISBN: 1681540010

MIN 181 - Relationships and Ethics in Ministry
Date & Time: May 19-20 | 9am-3pm
Location: Port City Church
24919 S. Avalon Blvd.
Wilmington, CA 90744
Professor: Rev. Steve Johnson
Textbook: Relationships and Ethics in Ministry (Berean)

MIN 181 - Relationships and Ethics in Ministry
Date & Time: March 3 (6pm) & March 4 (9am)
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Jim Peugh
Textbook: Relationships and Ethics in Ministry (Berean)

MIN 191 - Beginning Ministerial Internship
Date & Time: TBA
Location: Zoom
Professor: TBA
Textbook: TBA

THE 114 - Introduction to Pentecostal Doctrine
Date & Time: March 17-18 | 9am-3pm
Location: Port City Church
24919 S. Avalon Blvd.
Wilmington, CA 90744
Professor: Rev. Steve Bland
Textbook: The Holy Spirit (Palma) | ISBN: 0882437860

THE 114 - Introduction to Pentecostal Doctrine (Youth SOM Only)
Date & Time: June 17 | 8:30am-5:00pm
Location: SoCal Network Office
17951 Cowan
Irvine, CA 92614
Professor: Rev. Steve Bland
Textbook: The Holy Spirit (Palma) | ISBN: 0882437860

THE 142 - AG History, Missions, & Governance (Youth SOM Only)
Date & Time: February 18 | 8:30am-5:00pm
Location: SoCal Network Office
17951 Cowan
Irvine, CA 92614
Professor: Rev. Brenton Fessler
Textbook: People of the Spirit (McGee) | ISBN: 1607313758

THE 142 - AG History, Missions, & Governance
Date & Time: TBA
Location: Zoom
Professor: TBA
Textbook: People of the Spirit (McGee) | ISBN: 1607313758

THE 211 - Introduction to Theology (A Pentecostal Perspective)
Date & Time: March 31-April 1
Location: Zoom
Professor: Dr. George Winney
Textbook: Bible Doctrines (Menzies) | ISBN: 1607313340


Level Two Courses (License)


MIN 223 - Introduction to Homiletics
Date & Time: February 10-11 | Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Moses Aleman
Textbook: Biblical Preaching (Robinson) | ISBN: 9780801049125

MIN 251 - Effective Church Leadership
Date & Time: May 5-6 | Friday 6pm-9pm & Saturday 9am-3pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Jim Peugh
Textbook: TBA

MIN 281 - Conflict Management for Church Leaders
Date & Time: January 20-21| Friday 6pm-9pm & Saturday 9am-3pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Jim Peugh
Textbook: Firestrom: Preventing and Overcoming Church Conflicts | ISBN: 978-0801090912

MIN 291 - Ministerial Practicum 2: Preaching
Date & Time: March 10-11 | 9am-3pm
Location: SoCal Network Office
17951 Cowan
Irvine, CA 92614
Professor: Rev. Moses Aleman
Textbook: Biblical Preaching (Robinson) | ISBN: 9780801049125

THE 245 - Eschatology: A Study of the Things to Come
Date & Time: June 9-10 | Friday 6pm-9pm & Saturday 9am-3pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Dr. George Fessler
Textbook: TBA


Level Three Courses (Ordained)


BIB 313 - The Corinthian Correspondence
Date & Time: April 21-22 |Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Steve Bland
Textbook: 1 & 2 Corinthians (Horton) | ISBN: 0882438530

BIB 318 - The Pentateuch
Date & Time: March 10-11 |Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Edwin Handley
Textbook: Heart of the Old Testament (Youngblood) | ISBN: 0801021723

MIN 327 - Church Administration, Finance & Law
Date & Time: March 17-18 |Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Steve Vinson
Textbook: Church Administration (Berean)

MIN 381 - Pastoral Ministry
Date & Time: February 24-25 |Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. George Winney
Textbook: Pastoral Ministry (Berean)

MIN 391 - Ministerial Practicum 3: Counseling
Date & Time: March 31-April 1 | Friday 6pm-9pm & Saturday 9am-3pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Dr. George Fessler
Textbook: Pastoral Counseling (Collins) | ISBN: 9781418503291

THE 311 - Prayer and Worship
Date & Time: January 27-28 | Friday 9am-3pm & Saturday 9am-2pm
Location: Zoom
Professor: Rev. Moses Aleman
Textbook: The Spirit Helps Us Pray (Brandt) | ISBN: 0882436783


Electives

Spring 2023 electives will be posted soon!

Schedule subject to change.

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New Students

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