The Dynamics of Word Ministry (Seminary-level)
Crosslands

The Dynamics of Word Ministry (Seminary-level)

Learn about the theology of Word ministry and how to let the word shape your sermons, small-group Bible studies and Bible storying to help you create a word-centred culture in a congregation.

At a Glance

This course leads you through the principles and dynamics of word ministry to help you ensure that the Bible shapes the corporate and individual activities of a church. Set aside 10 hours per week to read, reflect and pray your way through this seminary-level course.

Each lesson includes
  • Key principles of the dynamics of word ministry
  • Helpful set texts to aide and guide your learning
  • Interactive reflection and exercises to help you apply what you learn
This course is ideal for
  • Aspiring and existing church leaders, church planters and their teams, apprentices and interns
  • Pastors with busy schedules who want to grow in ministry skills and gospel direction
  • Church planters who want to set a word-centred culture in their congregations
  • Leadership teams and church planting core groups who want the Bible to shape their corporate and individual discipleship
  • Existing church ministers who want to 'top-up' their theology with a course that has a strong missional, evangelical and reformational emphasis

Advanced

80-88 hours

More Details

Learn about the theology of Word ministry and how to let the word shape your sermons, small-group Bible studies and Bible storying to help you create a word-centred culture in a congregation.

Brought to you by Crosslands, the Dynamics of Word Ministry course is divided into 8 lessons:

  • Lesson 1 - Shaped by God's word
  • Lesson 2 - The content of sermons
  • Lesson 3 - The priorities and process of preaching
  • Lesson 4 - Interactive teaching
  • Lesson 5 - Shaping a church
  • Lesson 6 - Shaping individuals
  • Lesson 7-8 - Assignment

Course Options

  • If you are interested in pursuing seminary credit for any of these courses, please go to the BibleMesh Institute here.
  • For more information about Crosslands, click here.

Instructors

Jonny Woodrow
Dr. Jonny Woodrow

Jonny Woodrow is pastor of The Crowded House in Loughborough and a Crosslands faculty member. He is married with four children and is co-author of Ascension: Humanity in the Presence of God

Tim Chester
Dr. Tim Chester

Tim Chester is a pastor of Grace Church in Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, a faculty member of Crosslands. He is the author of over 30 books and commentaries including You Can Change and A Meal with Jesus, as well as being co-author of Total Church.

Tim Ward
Revd. Dr. Tim Ward

Tim Ward teaches at Oak Hill Theological College and is a Crosslands faculty member, having previously taught at the Proclamation Trust Cornhill Training Course. Before that he was the pastor of a church in Leicestershire. He has written a book on the doctrine of Scripture.