Christian Life School of Ministry (C.L.S.O.M.)
A school for the people of God. Designed to help the young as well as the matured student. Prepare for the ministry, or simply sharpen your skills in the Word of God. Take one or several courses, earn a certificate, diploma, or a degree. Fulfill your dreams here at C.L.S.O.M.
1st. Year Students or Freshman
We are starting the year off with an awesome line up. It does not matter how long you have been in ministry. Nor does it matter what area of ministry you are functioning in actively. There is something for everyone to learn, polish, perfect, achieve and overcome as together we study the living Word of God.
Back to Basics- Instructor - Dr. Judson Cornwall (Sept.)
Description: A primer for understanding the Bible doctrines that shape Christian living. The basics of the Scriptures, salvation, Christian culture, the Holy Spirit, Christian ceremony, faith, worship, healing, our enemy, righteousness, peace, giving, joy, prayer, giving, ministry, Heaven and Hell.
The Beatitudes - Instructor - Dr. Ron Cottle (Nov.)
Description: This course provides an in-depth study of each of the profound declarations of Jesus to His disciples in Matthew 5. Each is analyzed for its eternal value to us today.
**December - Winter Break**
Introduction to Biblical Studies - Instructor - Dr. Duane Christensen (Jan.)
Description: Introduction to the Christian Bible ("Completed Tanakh") that includes: 1) an overview of the content of the Bible in its historical and geographical context; 2) the Bible's development from ancient manuscripts to modern translations, including the history of the English Bible; 3) the authority of the Bible; and 4) an introduction to the method of Inductive Bible Study.
Historical Christianity and Other World Views - Instructor - Dr. Stanley Fleming (Mar.)
Description: This course provides an overview of various theological cults and occult groups that are at odds with the essential doctrines of historic Christianity. The basic tenants of Christianity, the authenticity of the Bible and various theological cultures are examined.
How to Study the Bible: - Instructor - Dr. Dwayne Lusk (May)
Description: Proven methods to study the Word of God. Emphasis on preparation for study, tools for study, hermeneutics, and methods of biblical study. Designed to enrich one's personal study habits.
Introduction to Biblical Counseling - Instructor - Dr. Mike Chapman (July)
Description: Biblical principles of human personality and how personal change occurs. Special focus on the church as God's healing institution, the unique features of Christian counseling, and the development of a Biblical approach to counseling.
**Please note courses may change based upon availability.