Academic Schedule
LTS Online Schedule
August 2022

IF559Living the Catholic Experience: Mystery of the Church1.0Soto8/1-8/27
IF573Introduction to the Theology of Paul Tillich1.0Rodkey8/1-8/27
IS540Reading the Torah in the Church Today1.0Russaw8/1-8/27
IS544Reading the Bible from the Margins0.5Hull8/15-8/27
LF550Biblical and Vocational Foundations of the Teaching Ministry0.5McFayden8/15-8/27
LW550Introduction to Worship1.0Schade8/1-8/27
SIS570The 3 R's of Seminary: Reading, Writing, Research1.0Rodkey8/1-8/27
August- September
DM815Building Capacity for Transformational Ministries2.0Dickinson/Wiley8/1-9/24
August- October
CO501Covenant Group (Aug.-Oct.)0.5Ellis Davis7:00-8:30 pm EDT on; 8/1, 8/15, 8/29, 9/12, 9/26, 10/3
CO701Covenant Group (Aug.-Oct.)0.5Schade7:00-8:30 pm EDT on; 8/1, 8/15, 8/29, 9/12, 9/26, 10/3

 

 

September 2022

IB553Social Ethics1.0Newton8/29-9/24
IF550Theology and Theological Language1.0Askew8/29-9/24
IF554The Nature of God: Theology1.0Askew8/29-9/24
IF560Living the Catholic Experience: Sacraments I1.0Owens-Jofre8/29-9/24
IS541Reading the Prophets in the Church Today1.0Hull8/29-9/24
IS554The Gospels as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney8/29-9/24
LC520Pastoral Care Modalities0.5Coble9/12-9/24
LF577Special Topics in Youth Ministry: Baptism and Confirmation0.5Rodkey9/12-9/24
LM520Program Planning and Evaluation1.0D. Gillett8/29-9/24
LM568Mission and Migration in the Uneven World1.0Barnes8/29-9/24
LW577Practice Preaching0.5Schade7:00-8:30 pm EDT on: 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29
SIS 571The 2 P's of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis1.0Schade8/29-9/24
September- November
CO601Covenant Group (Sept.-Nov.)0.5Sumney7:00-8:30 pm EDT on: 9/5, 9/19, 10/3, 10/17, 10/24, 11/7

October 2022

IB551Ethical Forms1.0Clayville9/26-10/22
IB556Ethical Leadership in Extraordinary Times0.5Ellis Davis9/26-10/8
IF553Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology1.0TBD9/26-10/22
IF561Living the Catholic Experience: Sacraments II1.0Owens-Jofre9/26-10/22
IF564Food Justice and Food Insecurity1.0Dickinson9/26-10/22
IS545The Church and Social Issues: What the Bible Says1.0Sumney9/26-10/22
LF551Congregation as Context0.5McFayden10/10-10/22
LM563Evangelism and Outreach1.0Barkhauer9/26-10/22
LW576Imagination and Preaching1.0Davis9/26-10/22
October - November
LF675Creating a Beloved Community with Youth2.0McFayden9/26-11/19
DM811Building the Capacity of the Reflective Practitioner2.0Barnes9/26-11/19

November 2022

  ** Thanksgiving Break 11/20-27 
IB552God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics1.0Clayville10/24-11/19
IF555"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church1.0Rodkey10/24-11/19
IF557Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope1.0Dickinson10/24-11/19
IP570Disciples History and Polity I1.0Dorsey10/24-11/19
IS556Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney10/24-11/19
LC576Pastoral Care and Substance Abuse1.0Coble10/24-11/19
LF553Stages of Faith0.5McFayden11/7-11/19
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade10/24-11/19

December 2022

IF552Theology of Sermons0.5Askew/Schade11/28-12/10
IP576Religion and the Civil Rights Movement0.5Clark11/28-12/10
IS520The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture0.5Sumney11/28-12/10
IS553Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today0.5Sumney11/28-12/10
LF572Teaching the Bible0.5Wasoian11/28-12/10

January 2023

IS542Reading the Deuteronomistic History of the Church's Scripture0.5Hull1/2-1/14
LF552Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith0.5McFayden1/16-1/28
LM560Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice1.0Barkhauer1/2-1/28
January - March
CO501Covenant Group (Jan.-Mar.)0.5C. GillettTBD
ON SITE: INTENSIVES January 6-15, 2023
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0Dickinson1/13-1/15
IP550
IP551
Early and Medieval Western Church
From Reform to Individualistic Freedom
2.0Clark1/10-1/12
IS560Exegesis For the Church2.0Sumney1/6-1/9
LC550
LC552
LC554
Creating a Congregational Culture of Care
Diagnosis and Referral
The Art of Visitation
2.0Coble1/13-1/15
LM561
LM562
Governance and Management
Managing Congregational Conflict
2.0Ellis Davis1/6-1/9
LW554Sermon Preparation2.0Schade1/10-1/12
IS6xxNew 600 Level Elective2.0TBD1/6-1/9
LM677Mission in the 21st Century: Justice, Mutuality, and Partnership2.0Barnes1/10-1/12
LW679Apocalyptic Preaching2.0Schade/Sumney1/13-1/15
DM812Interpreting Contemporary Cultural Contexts2.0TBD1/10-1/12
DM813Interpreting Contemporary Congregational Contexts2.0Gonzalez1/13-1/15

February 2023

IB554Living the Catholic Experience: Ethics and Social Justice1.0Soto1/30-2/25
IB582Clergy Wellness0.5Martinez Thorne2/13-2/25
IF550Theology and Theological Language1.0Rodkey1/30-2/25
IS554The Gospels as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney1/30-2/25
IS583Reading the Bible in Lent1.0Hull1/30-2/25
LC520Pastoral Care Modalities0.5Coble2/13-2/25
SIS570The 3 R's of Seminary: Reading, Writing, Research1.0Rodkey1/30-2/25
February - April
CO601Covenant Group (Feb.-Apr.)0.5Ellis DavisTBD
CO701Covenant Group (Feb.-Apr.)0.5Sumney7:00-8:30 PM ET: 2/6, 2/20, 3/6, 3/20, 4/3, 4/17

March 2023

IB555An Introduction to Faith Rooted Anti-Racism0.5Gilmore2/27-3/11
IF557Theology and Pastoral Care: Discussing Suffering and Hope1.0Dickinson2/27-3/25
IP550Early and Medieval Western Church1.0TBD2/27-3/25
IS556Pauline Letters as Resources for the Church1.0Sumney2/27-3/25
IS574Paul and Women0.5Sumney3/13-3/25
LF550Biblical and Vocational Foundations for the Teaching Ministry0.5McFayden2/27-3/11
LM560Resources for Mission: Stewardship as Vision and Practice1.0Barkhauer2/27-3/25
LM587Developing Green Congregations1.0Devine/Schade2/27-3/25
SIS571The 2 P's of Seminary: Prayer and Praxis1.0Schade2/27-3/25
March - April
IB6xxTBD2.0Ellis Davis2/27-4/29

April 2023

 *Holy Week Holiday 4/2-4/9 
IF555"One Bread, One Body": Theology of the Church1.0Rodkey3/27-4/29
IF587Theology and Domestic Violence1.0Askew3/27-4/29
IP551From Reform to Individualistic Freedom1.0Rodriguez3/27-4/29
IS541Reading the Prophets in the Church Today1.0Hull3/27-4/29
LC550Creating a Congregational Culture of Care1.0Coble3/27-4/29
LF551Congregation as Context0.5McFayden4/17-4/29
LM520Program Planning and Evaluation1.0D. Gillett3/27-4/29
LM566Pastor as Administrator0.5D. Gillett4/17-4/29
LW550Introduction to Worship1.0Schade3/27-4/29
LW577Practice Preaching0.5Schade7:00-8:30 PM ET: 3/30, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27
April- May
DM814Building Theological Frameworks for Contemporary Contexts2.0Martell3/27-5/27
DM890Writing the D.Min. Project2.0Dickinson3/27-5/57

May 2022

IB553Social Ethics1.0Newton5/1-5/27
IF552Theology of Sermons0.5Schade/TBD5/1-5/13
IF553Made in the Image of God: Theological Anthropology1.0TBD5/1-5/27
IF554The Nature of God: Theology1.0Rodkey5/1-5/27
IP570Disciples History and Polity I1.0Dorsey5/1-5/27
IS540Reading the Torah in the Church Today1.0Russaw5/1-5/27
LC552Diagnosis and Referral0.5Coble5/1-5/13
LC585Pastoral Ministry and Human Trafficking1.0Nuzzolese5/1-5/27
LF552Cultural Shifts Impacting Teaching of Faith0.5McFayden5/15-5/27
LW553New Birth to Dying in Christ: Baptism, Table, Wedding, Funeral1.0Schade5/1-5/27

June 2023

IS553Preparing to Help the Church Read the NT Today0.5Sumney6/5-6/17
LF553Stages of Faith0.5McFayden6/19-7/1
ON SITE: INTENSIVES June 16-25, 2023
IB551
IB552
Ethical Forms
God and Science: Issues in Biomedical Ethics
2.0Clayville6/16-6/19
IF556
IF558
Who Do We Say That I Am: Christology
God Save Us: Soteriology
2.0TBD6/23-6/25
IS560Exegesis For the Church2.0Sumney6/20-6/22
LM561
LM562
Governance and Management
Managing Congregational Conflict
2.0Ellis Davis6/20-6/22
LW554Sermon Preparation2.0Schade6/23-6/25
IP670Disciples History & Polity II2.0Oliver6/16-6/19
LC679Caring for a Traumatized World2.0Nuzzolese6/20-6/22
LF676On the Mountaintop with Merton: Prayer & Contemplation2.0Grimes6/23-6/25

July 2023

IS520The Origin, Inspiration and Authority of the Church's Scripture0.5Sumney7/3-7/15
IS542Reading the Deuteronomistic History in the Church Today0.5Hull7/17-7/29
IP587Women, Religious Narratives, and US History0.5Speller7/17-7/29
LC554The Art of Visitation0.5Coble7/17-7/29
LF581Holistic Education0.5Wasoian7/17-7/29