Roanoke Campus

Spring 2020 // Systematic Theology III

Systematic Theology III

Dr. Duncan Rankin

 

Class Details

Tuesday Evenings, 6:30pm-8:30pm, beginning January 28.

Location: Westminster Presbyterian Church, Roanoke 

Course details: Course syllabus will be posted HERE when available.

 

Course description: 

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Soteriology and Eschatology (the Doctrine of Salvation and the Doctrine of the Last Things).

Spring 2020 // Church History II

Church History 2

Rev. Sean Morris 

 

Class Details

Thursday Evenings, 6:30pm-8:30pm, beginning January 30. 

Location: Westminster Presbyterian Church, Roanoke

Course details: Course Syllabus will be posted HERE when available. 

Course Description:

Church History 2 is a continuation of Church History 1 (HT502), concentrating on great leaders of the church in the modern period of church history from the Reformation to the 19th century.

Winter 2020 // Winter Seminar: The Life and Theology of Paul

Winter Seminar 2020: The Life and Theology of Paul (Pauline Epistles)

Dr. Guy P. Waters

 

Class Details

This year, we are pleased to welcome Dr. Guy Waters for our Third Annual Winter Seminar, January 16-18 of 2020. Dr. Waters is the James M. Baird, Jr. Professor of New Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, MS. Dr. Waters also serves as the Academic Dean of RTS-Dallas and RTS-Houston. You can learn more about Dr. Waters and his published works via the RTS website here.

In partnership with our friends at the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals, this year’s conference/course will be on the theme “No Other Gospel: The Life and Theology of Paul.”

Come to the Blue Ridge mountains this winter and join Dr. Waters as he identifies key moments in Paul’s life and considers the essence of Paul’s God-centered theology.

Course Description:

This course and conference is exposition of Paul’s epistles in chronological order that emphasizes the application of Paul’s theology to the pastoral needs of the churches of his day and ours.

Course Objectives
(1) To understand and critically to evaluate academic research in the Pauline Epistles.
(2) To understand issues of special introduction pertaining to the Pauline Epistles.
(3) To understand the letters of Paul in their first-century context.
(4) To understand the implications of Paul’s writings for the contemporary church, and to understand Paul as a model of applying theology to the life of the church.
(5) To understand with greater clarity and precision key questions and issues in the Pauline Epistles: the person and work of Christ, the nature and condition of man, covenant and law, the application of redemption (justification by faith alone, sanctification, union with Christ, etc.).

Location: TBD, Roanoke

Course details: Course Syllabus will be posted HERE when available. 

Radford Campus

Spring 2020 // Systematic Theology II

Systematic Theology 2 (Doctrine of Christology)

Dr. Duncan Rankin

 

Class Details

Monday Evenings, 6:30pm-8:30pm, beginning January 27. 

Location: 6226 University Park Drive, Radford | Suite 2215 — Christ Church Radford 

Course details: Course Syllabus will be posted HERE when available. 

Course Description: 

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Christology (the Person and Work of Christ).

Spring 2020 // Greek III

Greek 3/Greek Exegesis

Rev. Timothy Decker

 

Class Details

Monday Mornings 7AM-9AM, beginning January 27. 

Location: Christ Church Radford

Course details: Course Syllabus available HERE.

 

Course Description:

NT506: Greek Exegesis is a three-credit course that delves deeper into NT Greek as well as unpacks the process to do exegesis for study and sermon preparation. By studying the text of selected passages, students learn grammatical and syntactical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills for the use and benefit for the administration of the Word in the local church.

Course Learning Objectives (CLOs)
By the end of the course, the you the student will:

  1. Sharpen your understanding and recognition of elementary Greek grammar by reading relevant sources and continuing translation exercises.
  2. Diagram a Pauline epistle so as to ascertain the inner logic and structural dynamics that lead to accurate interpretation and conclude in sermon and teaching outlines.
  3. Compose more interpretively accurate translations and interpretations through the acquisition and application of Greek syntax and discourse analysis.
  4. Develop a method by which to perform Greek exegesis upon the NT utilizing the 3 worlds of a text.
  5. Demonstrate a knowledge of Greek grammar, syntax, and other exegetical tools by submitting translations, syntactical diagrams, and a commentary paper.

Lynchburg Campus

Spring 2020 // Greek III

Greek 3/Greek Exegesis

Rev. Timothy Decker

 

Class Details

Monday Evenings, 6:30pm-8:30pm, beginning January 27. 

Location: Rivermont Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Lynchburg.

Course details: Course Syllabus available HERE.

 

Course Description:

NT506: Greek Exegesis is a three-credit course that delves deeper into NT Greek as well as unpacks the process to do exegesis for study and sermon preparation. By studying the text of selected passages, students learn grammatical and syntactical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills for the use and benefit for the administration of the Word in the local church.

Course Learning Objectives (CLOs)
By the end of the course, the you the student will:

  1. Sharpen your understanding and recognition of elementary Greek grammar by reading relevant sources and continuing translation exercises.
  2. Diagram a Pauline epistle so as to ascertain the inner logic and structural dynamics that lead to accurate interpretation and conclude in sermon and teaching outlines.
  3. Compose more interpretively accurate translations and interpretations through the acquisition and application of Greek syntax and discourse analysis.
  4. Develop a method by which to perform Greek exegesis upon the NT utilizing the 3 worlds of a text.
  5. Demonstrate a knowledge of Greek grammar, syntax, and other exegetical tools by submitting translations, syntactical diagrams, and a commentary paper.
Spring 2020 // Church History II

Church History 2

Dr. N. Scott Amos

 

Class Details

Tuesday Evenings, 6:30pm-8:30pm, beginning January 28. 

Location: Rivermont Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Lynchburg.

Course details: Course Syllabus will be posted HERE when available.

 

Course Description:

Church History 2 is a continuation of Church History 1 (HT502), concentrating on great leaders of the church in the modern period of church history from the Reformation to the 19th century.