MTI Courses Offered This Fall

Oklahoma Baptist University is offering courses in Christian studies this fall at 22 centers in Oklahoma and five other states. Ministry Training Institute offers courses for college credit that can be applied to degree programs at OBU or other colleges and universities. The courses are available at convenient locations throughout Oklahoma and in Indiana, Kansas, Oregon, Montana and Wisconsin. Through the program, OBU offers a diploma in Christian studies with the completion of 42 hours. Students can earn an associate of arts degree from OBU with the completion of 64 hours, or a bachelor's degree in Christian studies with the completion of 128 hours. These reasonably-priced classes ($50 per credit hour) meet once each week and are taught by qualified instructors. Materials for the courses are prepared by members of the School of Christian Service faculty at OBU. For more information on MTI courses available in your area contact OBU at 405-878-2230, or visit the OBU website at www2.okbu.edu. Listed below are the MTI course offerings, instructors, meeting dates and times, starting dates, and meeting places in your area: OKLAHOMA Ardmore: Christian Worship, Jim Tye, Monday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 26, Primera Iglesia Bautiste Bartlesville: Life and Literature of Paul, Timothy Jackson, Tuesday 6-9:30 p.m., Aug. 22, Greater First Baptist Church Youth Ministry in the Church, Timothy Jackson, Thursday 6-9:30 p.m., Aug. 22, Greater First Baptist Church Durant: New Testament, James Robinson, Monday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 26, First Baptist Church Christian Doctrines, Terrell Suggs, Tuesday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 27, Bryan Baptist Association Ephesians, Terrell Suggs, TBA, Aug. 26, Bryan Baptist Association Enid: General Epistles, Steve Williams, Tuesday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 27, Perry Baptist Association Eufaula: James, Willene Pierce, Thursday 7-8 p.m., Aug. 22, Okfuskee Baptist Church Kingfisher: Baptist History and Theology, Rick Vermillion, TBA, TBA, Central Baptist Association McAlester: Baptist History and Theology, Kyle Cummings, Monday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 19, Pittsburg Baptist Association Miami: Biblical Hermeneutics, Fulton Amonette, Monday 4-7 p.m., Aug. 26, Northwest Baptist Church, Miami History of Christianity, Paul McCray, Monday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 26, Northwest Baptist Church, Miami Survey of Missions, Phil Holeman, Monday 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Northeastern Baptist Association, Grove Christian Doctrines, Fulton Amonette, Tuesday 4-7 p.m., Aug. 26, Northwest Baptist Church, Miami Local Church Internship, Billy Bissell, Tuesday 9 a.m., Aug. 26, First Baptist Church, Commerce Elementary New Testament Greek I, Andy Krebs, Tuesday 1-4 p.m., Aug. 26, First Baptist Church, Fairland Church Administration, Gary Bishop, Monday 1-4 p.m., Aug. 26, Northeastern Baptist Association, Grove Muskogee: General Epistles, Danny Cabaniss, Thursday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 22, Muskogee Baptist Association Norman: Educational Ministry in the Church, Preston Collins, Monday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 19, Union Baptist Association OKC/Capital: Biblical Hermeneutics, Todd Fisher, Monday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 19, Crown Heights Baptist Church Baptist History and Theology, Eli Sheldon, Monday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 19, Crown Heights Baptist Church Advanced Preaching, Ed Lockwood, Tuesday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 20, Crown Heights Baptist Church Life of Christ, Keith Jordan, Tuesday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 20, Crown Heights Baptist Church Biblical Ethics, Charles Womack, Thursday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 22, Crown Heights Baptist Church World Religions, Joe Rhodes, Thursday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 22, Crown Heights Baptist Church OKC/Exchange Avenue: Survey of Missions, Don Jones, Tuesday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 26, Exchange Avenue Baptist Church OKC/Johnson Memorial: Life of Christ, Cliet Wilburn, Monday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 19, St. John Missionary Baptist Church Biblical Ethics, Ellen Jones, Tuesday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 20, St. John Missionary Baptist Church Elementary New Testament Greek, Lawrence Kirk, Thursday 6-9 p.m., Aug.22, St. John Missionary Baptist Church Pocola: Biblical Hermeneutics, Roy Gene Edge, Monday 6-9 p.m., Sept. 9, Union Baptist Church Poteau: New Testament History and Literature, Wade Robertson, Monday 1:30-4:30 p.m., Aug.19, LeFlore Baptist Association Seminole: 1 Corinthians, Jack Comer, Monday 6-7 p.m., Aug. 26, Indian Nations Baptist Church Introduction to Evangelism, Jack Comer, Monday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 26, Indian Nations Baptist Church Shawnee: Introduction to Evangelism, Tim Walker, Tuesday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 27, Pott.-Lincoln Baptist Association New Testament, Bryan Pain, Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 27, Pott.-Lincoln Baptist Association Tahlequah: I Corinthians, Bill Barnett, Monday 6:30-7:30 p.m., Aug. 5, Cherokee Baptist Association Joshua, Debbie Lipscomb, Tuesday 7-8 p.m., Aug. 27, Cherokee Baptist Assembly Grounds Thomas/Cordell: The Latter Prophets, Monte Moran, Thursday 7-10 p.m., Aug. 29, Concord-Kiowa Baptist Association, Cordell Tulsa/Metro: Old Testament History & Literature, Darryl DeBorde, Monday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 26, Tulsa Metro Baptist Association Fundamentals of Philosophy, TBA, Tuesday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 27, Tulsa Metro Baptist Association Prophets, TBA, Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 29, Tulsa Metro Baptist Association Tulsa/School of Religion: Old Testament History and Literature, Vernell Bell, Monday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 19, Morning Star Baptist Church INDIANA Crown Point: Biblical Ethics, Ordean Nelson, Tuesday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 26, Northeast Baptist Association, Muncie Latter Prophets, Bill Marshall, Thursday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 26, Northeast Baptist Association, Muncie East Central: General Epistles, Ron Ross, Monday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 29, Creekwood Baptist Church, Muncie Evansville: Biblical Ethics, James Frazier, Tuesday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 20, Southwestern Baptist Association Contemporary Theology, Ron Osborne, Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m., Aug. 22, Keck Avenue Baptist Church I Corinthians, Joel Randall Breidenbaugh, Saturday 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Aug. 24, Southwestern Baptist Association Local Church Internship, James Frazier, Tuesday 5:30-6:30 p.m., Aug. 20, Southwestern Baptist Association Indianapolis: Life of Christ, Gene Crouch, Tuesday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 26, SCBI Life and Literature of Paul, Gene Crouch, Saturday 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Aug. 26, SCBI Elementary Greek I, Tim Baker, Tuesday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 26, SCBI KANSAS Wichita: Foundations of Ministry, Bob Davis, Tuesday 7-9 p.m., Aug. 20, Rolling Hills Baptist Church Experiencing God, Bob Davis, Tuesday 6-7 p.m., Aug. 20, Rolling Hills Baptist Church MONTANA/YELLOWSTONE Billings: Educational Ministry of the Church, Bill Phillips, Tuesday/Thursday 9-10:30 a.m., Aug. 20, Yellowstone Baptist College Church Administration, Bill Phillips, Tuesday/Thursday 2:30-4 p.m., Aug. 20, Yellowstone Baptist College Elementary New Testament Greek, Phillip Perkins, Wednesday/Friday 2:30-4 p.m., Aug. 21, Yellowstone Baptist College Advanced New Testament Greek I, Bill Phillips, Wednesday/Friday 2:30-4 p.m., Aug. 21, Yellowstone Baptist College Early & Medieval Christianity, Max Soft, Wednesday/Friday 1-2:30 p.m., Aug. 21, Yellowstone Baptist College Baptist History and Theology, Tim Wade, Friday 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Aug. 21, Yellowstone Baptist College Introduction to Evangelism, Larry Elrod, Tuesday/Thursday 1-2:30 p.m., Aug. 20, Yellowstone Baptist College Preaching, Bruce Cannon, Thursday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 22, Yellowstone Baptist College OREGON Eugene: Old Testament History and Literature, George Jones, Tuesday/Thursday 7-8:30 p.m., Aug. 27, Riviera Baptist Church WISCONSIN Appleton: Pastoral Ministry, Dennis Hansen, Tuesday 6-9 p.m., Aug. 20, Bay Lakes Baptist Association