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ANSWERING THE CALL TO MINISTRY—DIVISION 1

 ACM—101:  ANSWERING THE CALL
• The Call To Ministry           
• Interpreting The Character Of The Call    
• Interpreting The Commission Of The Call   
• Responding To The Call
 **This course, ACM-101, is a required class for all JOEL students to help them understand their call and its requirements.**
 
BIBLICAL LEADERSHIP—DIVISION 2

BL—201:  KEYS OF LEADERSHIP

• Seventeen Keys for Developing Teamwork that Works
• An Empowered Leader           
• An Empowered Leader Empowering Others   
• Learn to Redirect Your Thoughts as a Leader
 
BL—202:  LEADERSHIP SKILLS COACHING       
• Successful Coaching
• The Power of Listening and Asking Good Questions
• Increasing Confidence as a Leader
• Helping Others Become Themselves    
• Empowering and Developing Others
• Ten Keys to Maintain Success
• Level Five Leadership
 
BL—203:  DISCOVERING SPIRITUAL LEADERSHIP        
• Level Five Leadership               
• Spiritual Leadership Philosophy Versus Secular Leadership Philosophy (Blackaby - Book Review)
• Vision Versus Revelation
• God’s Agenda Versus Man’s Agenda
 
BL—204:  EMBRACING THE RULERSHIP OF GOD FOR LEADERSHIP   
•  Kingdom Man Development (Dr. Tony Evans - Book/CD)
• Steps to Becoming a Kingdom Man/Kingdom Woman
• No More Excuses
• Understanding Biblical Manhood and Womanhood in the Church
 
BL—205:  EQUIPPING THE PASTOR TO BE MORE EFFECTIVE
• Developing and Assisting the Associate Pastor /Minister to be More Efficient and Effective to:
==> His Pastor
==> Liturgical Duties
==> Congregation
• Developing the Model Church Concept
• Developing the Simple Church Concept
• Understanding the Role of Key Leadership in the Church and Liturgical Posturing
 
BIBLICAL LESSON PREPARATION—DIVISION 3
 
BLP—301:  APPLICATION AND PRESENTATION OF THE BIBLE
• Definition and Application - Eyes Of Joshua
• Effective Techniques and Tools        
• A Good Translation           
• Figurative Language           
• Principles of Literal Interpretation   
• Observation/Getting the Text   
•  Questions to Ask in Preparation       
• Analyzing the Text
 
BLP—302:  HOW TO MAKE THE WORD WALK, TALK AND LIVE
• The Big Idea                   
• Value and Method of Making Charts   
• Developing Outlines     
•  Developing Methods of Application   
• The Three I’s of an Introduction
• Introduction and Conclusion
• Making the Lesson Relevant       
• Developing Illustrations (The Word Becoming Flesh)
• Use of Visuals and Teaching Aides    
• Preparation for Oral Clarity       
• Preparation of Delivery Notes       
• Audience Analysis
 
 BIBLICAL PREPARATION—DIVISION 4
 
BP—401:  UNDERSTANDING BIBLICAL EXPOSITION
• What is Biblical Exposition?   
• The Definition of Biblical Exposition   
• The Case of Biblical Exposition       
• The Relevance of Biblical Exposition   
• The Delivery of Biblical Exposition   
• Biblical Exposition I           
• Biblical Exposition II
 
BP—402:  UTLIZING THE TOOLS OF BIBLICAL EXPOSITION
• The Terms of Biblical Exposition       
• The Values of Systematic Exposition   
• Preparation of the Person in Biblical Exposition
• Preparation of the Message in Biblical Exposition
• Principles for Expository Preaching   
• Stages in the Preparation of an Expository Sermon
 
BP—403:  THE STANCE OF THE EXPOSITOR
• Expositional Stages of Application   
• Preaching Expository First Person    
• The Spiritual Character of the Expositor        
• The Traits of an Expositor       
• The Test of an Expositor           
•  The Scripture and Spiritual Growth   

BIBLIOTICS RESEARCH—DIVISION 5
 
BR—501:  RESEARCHING THE CORE - WHY, WHEN & WHAT OF THE BIBLE
• Biblical Prophesy               
• Biblical Parables               
• Biblical Characters           
• Biblical Ethnicity
 
BR—502:  UNDERSTANDING STRONGHOLDS AND DEMONIC INFLUENCE
• The Relationship Between - Deliverance and Inner Healing (How Demons Gain Control)
• Deliverance and Healing From - Types and Functions of Demons (Recognizing and Overcoming Strongholds)
• The Relationship of Occultism, Spiritualism and Cults to Demons
 
BIBLIOTICS SURVEY—DIVISION 6
 
BS—601:  THEOLOGY
• Biblical Theology               
• Systematic Theology I           
• Systematic Theology II
   
BS—602:  EXPLORING THE OLD TESTAMENT
• Old Testament Survey I - Pentateuch   
• Old Testament Survey II  -  Jewish History
•  Old Testament Survey III  - Poetry   
• Old Testament Survey IV - Prophesy (Major-Minor)
 
BS—603:  EXPLORING THE NEW TESTAMENT
• New Testament Survey I -  Gospel       
• New Testament Survey II - History   
• New Testament Survey III - Epistles   
• New Testament Survey IV  -  General Letters
• New Testament Survey V - Prophesy   
 
CALL TO PREACH/EVANGELIZE/ PROPHESY-DIVISION 7
 
CP—701:  PERSONAL APPLICATION
• Your Mission
• Your Aim
• Your Purpose
• Your Resource
• Your Commission
• Your Mission
• Your Duty
• Your Personal Daily Walk
• Your Behavior
• Your Relationship
• Your Attitude
• Your Legacy
• The Preacher Him/Herself           
• The Need Of The Hour           
• The Leader And His/Her Personal Devotional Life
 
CP—702:  FOUNDATIONS OF PREACHING
• Twelve Essential Skills For Sermon Preparation
• Definition Of Deductive And Inductive I
• Definition Of Deductive And Inductive II   
• Developing A Master Preaching Calendar
 
CP—703:  INTRODUCTION TO HERMENEUTICS
• Inductive Bible Study And Hermeneutics I   
• Inductive Bible Study And Hermeneutics II   
• Hermeneutics-Consideration of the Interpretation I
• Procedures In The Principles Of Validation
• Hermeneutics-The Task Of Recognition I   
• Hermeneutics-The Task Of Recognition II
 
CP—704:  THE TASK OF HERMENEUTICS
• Hermeneutics - The Task of Exegesis I   
•  Hermeneutics– The Task of Exegesis II   
• Hermeneutics - The Task of Application  I   
• Hermeneutics - The Task of Application II    
• Hermeneutics - The Task of Procedure and  Application I
• Hermeneutics - The Task of Procedure and  Application II
 
CP—705:  PROPHETIC APPLICATION
• Four Tenets of Prophetic Engagement
•  Three Principles of Prophetic Worship   
• Four Movements of Celebrative Worship    
• Three Principles of Prophetic Pastoral Care   
• Three Principles of  Prophetic Education
• Three Principles of  Prophetic  Evangelism
•  Stages of Evangelistic Approach           
 
CHURCH ADMINISTRATION—DIVISION 8
 
CP—801:  CHURCH ADMINISTRATION
•  Financial Compliance
•  Administrative Compliance   
• Church Legal Issues           
• Church Litigation Issues       
•  Premises Liability Issues       
• Contract Issues           
• Taxation Issues               
• Insurance Issues           
• Childcare Centers           
• Political Involvement   
• Procedures And Forms   
• Developmental Stratagem
• Model Church Project
 
DEVELOPING MINISTRIES—DIVISION 9
 
DM—901:  HOW TO DEVELOP A SINGLE’S MINISTRY
• How to Develop a Singles Ministry
• How to Implement Phase I of the Organization and Key Players
• How to Implement Phase II - Focus and Goals
•  How to Utilize the Present Congregation to Stimulate a Healthy Vibrant Church within Your Community
• How to Establish Single Ministry Satellites
 
DM—902:  HOW TO DEVELOP A MEN’S MINISTRY
• How to Develop a Men’s Ministry
• Developing and Implementing the 7 Traits of a Man that God Uses
• Understanding the Full Profile of
==> Mature Masculinity
==> Sense of Benevolent Responsibility to Lead
• Methods of Providing and Protecting Women in Ways Appropriate to a Man’s Differing Relationships
• Understanding the P’s of a Man
• The Knowledge of What God Does When Men Pray
• Understanding the Traits of a Man of Steel and Velvet
• Understanding Your Gift from God-Sexuality
 
DM—903:  HOW TO DEVELOP A YOUTH MINISTRY
•  Using the Concepts  of
==> S.T.E.P.S.
==> L.E.A.D.E.R
==> 11 Basic Needs
==> 9 Developmental Stages and Active Learning
• How to Strengthen Youth through Leadership
• Leadership
• Sports Programs
• School and Community Programs
• Entrepreneurship
• Drama/Dance/Music
• Youth Character- 11 Basic Needs
• Mentoring Youth on a Spiritual Level
 
DM—904:  HOW TO DEVELOP A WOMEN’S MINISTRY
•  Accountability to Pastor and Church
•  Understanding the Characteristics of a Biblical Woman
• Understanding the Women’s Posture in the Church
• Understanding the Woman’s Call to Ministry and Her Liturgical Posture
• The 9 C’s of A Woman on Fire for God
 
DM—905:  HOW TO DEVELOP A GROWTH ORIENTED SUNDAY SCHOOL
• Developing Teachers that Reach   
• Students that Produce and Teach   
• A School that Equips           
• Sensitivity to Age Appropriateness   
• Development and Implementation of Lesson  Planning
 
DM—906:  HOW TO DEVELOP AN EFFECTIVE PARENTS’ MINISTRY
• Understanding the ABC’s of Self Esteem, Value, Worth, and Significance
• 5 Keys of Good Mentorship
•  How to Recognize a Teachable Moment
• How to Establish Ground Rules for Discipline
• How to be Your Child’s Advocate
• How to Use the Concepts of L.E.A.D.E.R and S.T.E.P.
• How to Create Significance and Self Worth through Good Communication and Listening Skills
 
DM—907:  DEVELOPING A MINISTRY OF COMPASSION
• 3 Caring Modes of Compassion
• Defining the 5 Stages of Those in Need
• Defining the 5 Cautions to Avoid
 
•  5 Unrealistic Expectations that Hinder our Efforts to Care
• Exploring 10 Wearing and Warning Signs
•  7 Principles for Self Care
• Keys to Becoming a Compassionate Caregiver
 
 DM—908:  DEVELOPING ELDERS AND DEACONS MINISTRY
• Job Description and Biblical Mandate
• The Liturgical Function
 
MINISTERIAL PERSONAL PREPARATION-DIVISION 10
 
MPP—1001:  PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
• Priority/Focus               
   Personal
   Family
   Church
   Community
• Legacy Planning
   Insurance
   IRA’s
   Retirement
   Estate Preparation Planning
• Project Planning               
   Family           
   Church       
   Community
 
BLOCK COURSES
 
BE—101:  BIBLICAL EXPRESSION
• How to Prepare an Outline
• How to use a Dictionary: Hebrew and NIV    
• Research Skills
• Grammar           
• Note Taking
• Components of Paper: Introduction, Body, Summary  and Conclusion
• Education Technology Basics   
 
BC—201:  BROADCAST
• Radio
• TV   
 
CP—301:  CHURCH  PLANTING, NEW STARTS,  AND REVITALIZATION
• Conceptual Phase
• Implementation Phase
•  Organization Phase
• Reproduction Phase
• Mentoring Phase
• Practicum Phase
 
GL—401:  GLOSSOLALIA (SPEAKING IN TONGUES)
• Praise Tongue
• Prayer Tongue
• Language Tongue
• Unknown Tongue
• Counterfeit Tongue
• Biblical Expositional Focus (Then and Now)
 
SD—501:  SUCCESSFUL DAYCARE
• Nursery
• Daycare
• Preschool                     
• Elementary
• Practicum Projects
• Policies, Procedures and Good Business Principles
 
MSG—601:  MINISTRY SUPPORT GROUP
• How to Develop a Ministry Support Group (Barnabas Support Group Model)
• In this course you will be equipped and trained with the skills of a biblically based deliverance support ministry of Joel (Barnabas support group) to assist those in crises, addictions, and dependencies of various kinds as they overcome and grow strong in the Word of God.  You will learn:
==> The four keys of assessment,
==> The application of cost,
==> The five R”s and
==> The 8 Steps program.
 
PP—701:  PRINCIPLES OF PRAYER
• How to Pray Effectively
• How to Pray through the Scriptures
• How to Pray with Power
• How to Develop a Personal Prayer Life
• Understanding the Three Foundations of a Powerful Prayer and Devotion Life
• Exploring the Five Phase Approach to Prayer
• How to Develop a Love Affair with God through Prayer
 
SP—801:  SPIRITOLOGY: THE HOLY SPIRIT
• Function of the Spirit
• Personalities of the Spirit
• Power and Process of the Spirit   
• Known Gifts of the Spirit   
• The Unction and Its Implementation
• Fruits Versus the Spirit
• The 6 Sins Committed Against the Spirit
 
JOEL COUNSELING YOUTH—DIVISION I
(Contains 14 courses)
 
COUY—101:  COUNSELING YOUTH FROM A BIBLICAL PERSPECTIVE
101-1    Counseling Youth: Giving Them Their Portion/Survival Skills
101-2    Counseling Youth with Emotional Issues  
101-3    Counseling Youth with Relational Issues
101-4    Counseling Youth with Family Issues
101-5    Counseling Youth with Sexual Issues
101-6    Counseling Youth with Abuse Issues
101-7    Counseling Youth with Addiction Issues
101-8    Counseling Youth with Disorder Issues     
101-9    Counseling Youth with Educational Issues
101-10   Counseling Youth with Physical Issues
101-11   Counseling Youth with Vocational Issues
101.12   Counseling Youth with Stress Issues
101-13   Counseling Youth with Suicidal Issues
101-14   Counseling Youth to Reconnect to a Viable     Lifestyle
 
JOEL COUNSELING ADULT I—DIVISION 2
 
BCOU—201:  UNIT 1 INTRODUCTION TO BIBLICAL COUNSELING

BCOU 101:
Becoming a Christian Counselor
Presented by Tim Clinton, Ed.D.
 
BCOU 102: Using Your Spiritual Gifts in Counseling
Presented by Ed Hindson, D.Phil., D.Min., Th.D.
 
BCOU 103: Helping Others Find Significance in Life
Presented by Eric Scalise, Ph.D.
 
BCOU 104: The Power of Truth
Presented by Leslie Vernick, MSW
 
BCOU 105: Overcoming Depression
Presented by Michael Lyles, M.D.
 
BCOU 106: Surviving Sexual Abuse: On the Threshold of Hope—Presented by Diane Langberg, Ph.D.
 
FL—201:  UNIT 2: FAITH AND LIFE

BCOU 201: The Effective People Helper
Presented by Ian Jones, Ph.D., Ph.D.
 
BCOU 202: Bringing People into God’s Presence
Presented by Ron Hawkins, Ed.D., D.Min.
 
BCOU 203: How to Help People Change
Presented by Gary Sibcy, Ph.D.
 
BCOU 204: Heart Matters: Repentance and Godly Sorrow
Presented by Ed Hindson, D.Phil., D.Min., Th.D.
 
BCOU 205: Forgiveness: Letting Go of the Past and Pain
Presented by Everett L. Worthington, Jr., Ph.D.
 
BCOU 206: The Spiritual Disciplines in Counseling
Presented by Siang-Yang Tan, Ph.D.
 
MF—201:  UNIT 3: MARRIAGE AND FAMILY
BCOU 301: Marriage: Keeping Love Alive
Presented by Linda Mintle, Ph.D.
 
BCOU 302: Healthy Sexuality: A Biblical Foundation
Presented by Doug Rosenau, Ed.D.
 
BCOU 303: Addiction and Recovery
Presented by Eric Scalise, Ph.D.

BCOU 304: How Couples Lose at Love: Disaffection in
Marriage—Presented by Tim Clinton, Ed.D.
 
BCOU 305: Hope-focused Marriage Counseling
Presented by Everett Worthington, Jr., Ph.D.
 
BCOU 306: Divorce Recovery: Starting Over Again
Presented by Tom Whiteman, Ph.D.
 
CIBC—201:  UNIT 4: CHALLENGING ISSUES IN BIBLICAL COUNSELING

BCOU 401: Crisis Response and Intervention
Presented by Jennifer Cisney Ellers, M.A.
 
BCOU 402: Ethical and Legal issues in Counseling Ministry
Presented by Jeanneane Maxon, J.D.
 
BCOU 403: Breaking Generational Patterns
Presented by David Stoop, Ph.D.
 
BCOU 404: Infidelity: Stabilizing After the Affair
Presented by David Carder, M.A.
 
BCOU 405: Pain and Suffering: Helping People in a Broken World—Presented by Eric Scalise, Ph.D.
 
BCOU 406: Breaking the Bonds of Sexual Addiction
Presented by Mark Laaser, Ph.D.
 
EIBC—201:  UNIT 5: EMERGING ISSUES IN BIBLICAL COUNSELING

BCOU 501: Managing Stress and Anxiety
Presented by Archibald Hart, Ph.D.
 
BCOU 502: Grief and Loss
Presented by H. Norman Wright, M.A.
 
BCOU 503: Psychiatric Care and Medication
Presented by Paul Meier, M.A., M.D.
 
BCOU 504: Financial Bondage: Strategies for Freedom
Presented by Scott Palmer, B.A. & Bethany Palmer, B.A.
 
BCOU 505: Anger Management
Presented by Tim Clinton, Ed.D.
 
BCOU 506: The Helping Process: Basic Skills and Practice
Presented by Ken Nichols, Psy.D.
 
JOEL COUNSELING ADULT  II- DIVISION 3 (Contains 23 courses)
 
COUNA—301:  Principles and  Practical Steps of Counseling
301-1    Pain and Suffering: Helping People in a Hurting World
301-2    Sexual Issues: Affairs/Homosexuality/Intimacy Roadblocks/Dysfunctions
301-3    Resolving Conflict in the Church       
301-4    Counseling African American Families
301-5    When the Pressure is Rising: How to Handle Stress and Emotional Duress (Dr. D.D. FORD I - Booklet and Pamphlet)
301-6    On the Road Again: How to Reconnect (Dr. D.D. FORD I - Book)
301-7    Handling The Four Season of Grief (I Remember, by Dr. D. D. Ford I)
301-8    Techniques for Short-Term Counseling Vitality  Therapy
301-9    Overcoming Fear, Anger and Resentment: Re-establishing Trust
301-10     Living with an Unequally Yoked Spouse
301-11     Building Stronger Families and Positive Communication Skills
301-12     The Marriage Encounter and Some of its Components
301-13     Ministering to the Unemployed: Financial Stress
301-14     How to Develop a Support Group (Using the Barnabas Model)
301-15     Caring for the Lonely and Needy in a Family Life Crisis
301-16     Developing Basic Caring Skills
301-17     Developing a Ministry of Compassion
301-18     Counseling Feelings of Insignificance
301-19     Counseling for Restoring Spiritual Leaders and Christians
301-20     Counseling Ministers and Ministries: Leaders on Ethics and Etiquette
301-21     Counseling through the Six Stages of Intimacy
301-22     How to Help You Recognize Your Love Language and How to Apply It
301-23     How to Nurture Your Mate through the Use of the five Love Languages
 

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