The Dynamics of Word Ministry (Seminary-level)

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.

Course 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

About this Course

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 the Acts 29 Oak Hill Academy, 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 the Acts 29 Oak Hill Academy, click here.

Instructors

Tim Ward
Revd. Dr. Tim Ward

Tim Ward teaches at Oak Hill Theological College, 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.

Tim Chester
Dr. Tim Chester

Tim is a pastor of Grace Church in Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, a faculty member with The Acts 29 Oak Hill Academy  He is the author of over 30 books and commentaries including You Can Change, A Meal with Jesus and co-author of Total Church.

Jonny Woodrow
Dr. Jonny Woodrow

Jonny Woodrow is pastor of The Crowded House in Loughborough and a founding faculty member of the Acts 29 Oak Hill Academy. He is married with four children and is co-author of Ascension: Humanity in the Presence of God