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Course textbooks are available at the Briercrest College and Seminary Bookstore.

NOTE: Course schedule subject to change based on enrolment and faculty availability.

January - April 2016

Semester - In class BLST 801 Jewish Backgrounds to Early Christianity D. Miller
Semester - In class HEB 601 Introductory Hebrew II E. Ortlund
Semester - In class GRK 601 Introductory Greek II W. Olmstead
Semester - In class GRK 701 Greek Exegesis I D. Miller
Semester - Online CO 605 Counselling Practicum II (Online) N. Soggie
Semester - Online BLST 606 New Testament Survey M. Wessner
January 4-8 CM 632 Homiletics B. Banting
January 11-15 CO 613 Topics in Marriage and Family Therapy T. Schnare
January 15-16 THEO 759 / CM 819 / CO 819 In Sickness and in Health: Perspectives on Marriage and Illness (Red Deer, AB) D. Guretzki
January 18-22 BLST 717 The Former Prophets: Joshua through Kings E. Ortlund
February 2-4 LE 703 Coaching, Mentoring, and Group Facilitation P. Magnus
February 8-9 LE 641 Creative Problem Solving and Polarity Management - PART II (Saskatoon, SK) P. Magnus
February 11 LE 850 A Grander Vision - Leadership Summit - PART II (Saskatoon, SK) P. Magnus
February 22-26 BLST 721 Studies in the Gospel of Matthew W. Olmstead
February 22-26 CM 819y Human Rights, Justice, and Global Mission D. Miller
February 25 LE 850 A Grander Vision - Leadership Summit - PART II (Caronport, SK) P. Magnus
February 26-27 LE 641 Creative Problem Solving and Polarity Management - PART II (Caronport, SK) P. Magnus
February 29-March 4 LE 845 Governance and Board Development P. Magnus
February 29-March 4 CO 714 Counselling Systems and Approaches N. Soggie
March 7-11 LE 842 Leadership Communication for a Change P. Magnus
March 14-18 BLST 819 Seminar: Current Issues in Old Testament Studies E. Ortlund
March 16 LE 850 A Grander Vision - Leadership Summit - PART II (Edmonton, AB) P. Magnus
March 17-18 LE 641 Creative Problem Solving and Polarity Management - PART II (Edmonton, AB) P. Magnus
March 21 LE 850 A Grander Vision - Leadership Summit - PART II (Toronto, ON) P. Magnus
March 22-23 LE 641 Creative Problem Solving and Polarity Management - PART II (Toronto, ON) P. Magnus
April 4-8 CO 707 Procedures in Marriage and Family Counselling N. Soggie

April - June 2016

April 18-22 BLST 627 Pastoral Epistles: Studies in New Testament Church Leadership C. Hinderager
April 25-29 CM 701: Pastoral Theology and Practice R. Helland
May 2-6 BLST 620 Pauline Epistles (Red Deer, AB) S. Wendel
May 9-13 THEO 751 / CO 751 Life in the Mess: A Theology of Forgiveness and Reconciliation D. Guretzki
May 16 LE 850 Leadercast P. Magnus
May 16-20 THEO 774 Wesleyan Theology V. Shepherd
June 23-24  LE 641 Creative Problem Solving and Polarity Management - PART I (Lower Mainland, BC)  P. Magnus 
June 27-28  LE 641 Creative Problem Solving and Polarity Management - PART II (Lower Mainland, BC)  P. Magnus 

September - December 2016

Semester - In class GRK 600 Introductory Greek I S. Wendel
Semester - In class GRK 700 Greek Syntax W. Olmstead
Semester - In class HEB 600 Introductory Hebrew I D. Miller
Semester - In class HEB 700 Hebrew Syntax and Exegesis I TBA
Semester - Online CO 604 Counselling Practicum I N. Soggie
Semester - Online RD 701 Theological and Ministry Research D. Guretzki
August 22-26 LE 641 Creative Problem Solving & Polarity Management P. Magnus
August 29-September 2 BLST 610 Pentateuch TBA
September 12-16 CO 603 Foundations of Marriage & Family Counselling N. Soggie
September 19-23 LE 605 Personal and Service Development P. Magnus
September 26-30 BLST 719 Latter Prophets: Isaiah TBA
October 3-7 CO 705 Counselling Ethics N. Soggie
October 17-21 THEO 641 Theology of Christian Worship D. Dirksen
October 17-December 11 BLST 601 Old Testament Survey (Online) M. Wessner
October 24-25 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART I (Saskatoon, SK) P. Magnus
October 24-28 THEO 654 Theology of Holy Spirit and Redemption D. Dawson
October 24-28 ADM 493/LE 819 Stewardship and Generosity T. Berekoff
October 26 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART I (Saskatoon, SK) P. Magnus
November 2 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART I (Toronto, ON) P. Magnus
November 3-4 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART I (Toronto, ON) P. Magnus
November 10 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART I (Caronport, SK) P. Magnus
November 11-12 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART I (Caronport, SK) P. Magnus
November 16 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART I (Edmonton, AB) P. Magnus
November 17-18 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART I (Edmonton, AB) P. Magnus
November 21-25 THEO 754 Shepherd the Flock: Pastoral Theology of Preaching, Pastoral Care, Baptism, and Lord's Supper D. Guretzki
November 28-December 2 BLST 602 Introduction to Biblical Interpretation S. Wendel
December 5-9 LE 603 Leadership and Management Foundations P. Magnus
December 12-16 PSY 706 Adult Development TBA

January - April 2017

Semester - In class GRK 601 Introductory Greek II S. Wendel
Semester - In class GRK 701 Greek Exegesis I W. Olmstead
Semester - In class HEB 601 Introductory Hebrew II D. Miller
Semester - In class HEB 800 Hebrew Syntax & Exegesis II TBA
Semester - Online CO 605 Counselling Practicum II N. Soggie
Semester - Online CO 620 Pastoral Counselling N. Soggie
Semester - Online HIS 761 The Patristic Fathers TBA
January 9-13 CO 712 Dynamics of Abuse T. Schnare
January 9-13 BLST 817 Old Testament Specialty: Redaction of the Twelve TBA
January 16-20 LE 601 Organizational Design, Governance and Function M. Bell
January 23-27 CM 835 Advanced Preaching B. Banting
February 6-7 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART II (Saskatoon, SK) P. Magnus
February 6-10 BLST 620 Pauline Epistles S. Wendel
February 8 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART II (Saskatoon, SK) P. Magnus
February 13-17 BLST 714 Psalms TBA
February 27-March 3 CO 703 Counselling Problems and Procedures N. Soggie
February 27-March 3 CM/LE 661 Issues in Ministry Leadership M. Pawelke
February 27-March 3 THEO 827 Kingdom and Resurrection: Themes in Eschatology D. Guretzki
March 2 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART II (Caronport, SK) P. Magnus
March 3-4 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART II (Caronport, SK) P. Magnus
March 6-10 LE 742 Change, Power and Conflict Management P. Magnus
March 13-17 CO 606 Marriage and Family Counselling N. Soggie
March 15 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART II (Edmonton, AB) P. Magnus
March 16-17 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART II (Edmonton, AB) P. Magnus
March 20-24 CM 601 Philosophy and Foundation for Ministry D. Lee
April 3-7 PSY 611 DSM and Psychopharmacology N. Soggie
April 3-7 BLST 725 The Acts of the Apostles S. Wendel
April 12 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up - PART II (Toronto, ON) P. Magnus
April 13-14 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development - PART II (Toronto, ON) P. Magnus

April - June 2017

April 24-June 19 CM 600 Spiritual Formation for Ministry (Online) M. Wessner
April 24-28 BLST 723 Sermon on the Mount C. Hinderager
May 1-5 PSY 607 Child Development TBA
May 1-5 THEO 601 Christian Theology Overview (Red Deer, AB) B. Penner
May 8-12 LE 849 Creative Leadership Transitions and Succession M. Wojda
May 15-19 CM 736 Discipleship and Mentoring R. Wollf
May 29-June 2 HIS 660 History of Modern Evangelicalism A. Guenther
June 5-9 CO 711 Addictions Counselling M. Clarke
June 12-16 CM 621 Theology of Mission and Evangelism T. Stabell
June 22-24,26 LE 744 Leadership & Team Development (Lower Mainland, BC) P. Magnus
June 27-28 LE 850 Leadership Summit Follow Up (Lower Mainland, BC) P. Magnus

August - December 2017

Semester - In class HEB 600 Introductory Hebrew I TBD
Semester - In class GRK 600 Introductory Greek I TBD
Semester - Online HEB 700 Introductory Exegesis TBD
August 28-September 1 LE 848 Leadership Resilience P. Magnus
August 28-September 1 CO 603 Foundations of Marriage and Family Counselling N. Soggie
September 11-15 BLST 610 Pentateuch TBD
September 18-22 LE 703 Coaching and Mentoring Strategies P. Magnus
September 25-29 PSY 608 Adolescent Development and Counselling M. Penner
October 2-6 CM 600 Spiritual Formation for Ministry TBD
October 16-20 BLST 722 Studies in the Gospel of Luke S. Wendel
October 16-20 THEO 751 Life in the Mess: A Theology of Forgiveness and Reconciliation D. Guretzki
October 23-27 PSY 701 Psychological Research Methods C. Hackney
October 30-November 3 LE 701 Strategic Thinking, Learning and Planning M. Pawelke
November 13-17 BLST 717 The Former Prophets: Joshua through Kings TBD
November 20-24 CO 604 Counselling Practicum I TBD
December 4-8 LE 603 Leadership and Management Foundations P. Magnus
December 11-15 BLST 601 Intro to Biblical Interpretation S. Wendel
December 18-22 CO 705 Counselling Ethics N. Soggie

January - April 2018

Semester - In class HEB 601 Introductory Hebrew II TBD
Semester - In class GRK 601 Introductory Greek II TBD
January 8-12 CO 711 Addictions Counselling T. Schnare 
January 15-19  BLST 729 OT Wisdom Literature (Proverbs, Job, Ecclesiastes) TBD
January 22-26  CM 632 Homiletics  B. Banting 
February 5-9  CO 605 Counselling Practicum II  TBD 
February 12-16  BLST 819 Seminar: Current Issues in OT Studies  TBD
February 26-March 3  THEO 650 Theology of God and Creation  D. Guretzki 
February 26-March 3 LE 845 Governance and Board Development  P. Magnus 
March 5-9 CO 714 Counselling Systems and Approaches  N. Soggie 
March 5-9  LE 842 Leadership Communication for a Change P. Magnus 
March 19-23  BLST 620 Pauline Epistles  S. Wendel 
April 9-13  CO 707 Procedures in Marriage and Family Counselling  N. Soggie 

April - June 2018

April 23-27 THEO 753 Thy Kingdom Come: The Church, Politics, and Eschatology D. Guretzki
April 23-27 BLST 627 Pastoral Epistles: Studies in New Testament Church Leadership C. Hinderager