SFM 501 Spiritual Formation and Ministry I




Mondays starting January 23 at 6:00PM

About the Course

A core ministry leadership course with an in-depth exploration of Exodus, Numbers, and Matthew which serves as keys to understanding much of both the Old and New Testaments and the Christian faith as a whole. This course also includes a transformational focus on personal spiritual formation foundational to healthy living for anyone serving in ministry leadership at any level. Students also conduct at least 5 hours of ministry per week and debrief that ministry together as part of the course experience.

Your Professor

Dr. Israel Steinmetz

Dr. Israel Steinmetz

Dr. Steinmetz is an author, pastor, and theologian with over twenty-five years of Christian leadership experience in preaching, teaching, writing, and pastoral ministry. He has served as a Chaplain with the United States Navy; as co-Director and Dean of Academic Affairs for Artios Christian College; as Co-Director, Dean of Academic Affairs, Curriculum Developer, and Adjunct for LifeSpring School of Ministry; as lead pastor at two churches; and as a Church Administrator. He and his wife Anna have been married since 2002 and have eight children.