Continuing Education via the Christian Leaders Link

Registration for Fall 2014 classes in Nickelsville is now OPEN.

Formation for Ministry

Thursdays, 6:30-9:20 pm.
Steve Collins, instructor
Nickelsville Baptist Church, Nickelsville

 In this course, students will:

  • examine God’s call on their life
  • develop understanding and appreciation of the role of the ministry leader, whether professional or volunteer
  • begin exploring areas of personal future ministry
  • begin the acquisition of basic skills necessary to serve effectively as a ministry leade 

For-Credit: $510 (BGAV students pay $340 with BGAV scholarship*) .   Note:  A non-credit section of this class (“Preparing for Servant Leadership”) will be offered on Monday evenings, 6:30 – 9:20 PM.  Tuition for this class is $200.  Contact Steve Collins ((276) 479-3222 or fbcnick@mounet.com)  for more information and registration for the non-degree option.

Current students can register online using this link:  http://www.leland.edu/class_schedule.php
New students, please contact the Link:  gary.chapman@vbmb.org or 877/977-2652 (toll free)

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Registration for Fall 2014 Masters classes in Roanoke is now OPEN.

New Testament Introduction I
Bonsack Baptist Church, Roanoke
Tuesday, 6:00-7:50 pm
Eric Spano, Instructor

Biblical Interpretation I: Hermeneutics
Bonsack Baptist Church, Roanoke
Tuesday, 8:00-9:50 pm
Michael Wrye, Instructor

Note:  Both of these classes satisfy requirements for the Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies as well as the Masters in Christian Leadership and the Master of Divinity tracks.

For-Credit:             $840 (BGAV students pay $560 with BGAV scholarship.)   Either class may be audited for $420.

Current students can register online using this link:  http://www.leland.edu/class_schedule.php
New students, please contact the Link:  gary.chapman@vbmb.org or 877/977-2652 (toll free)

Workshops via the Christian Leaders Link 

 

nuts and bolts

“Nuts and Bolts” of Church Administration

Thursdays, September 11 through November 6 (no session on October 2)
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Colonial Avenue Baptist Church
4165 Colonial Ave, Roanoke, VA 24018

Facilitated by Bob Hetherington, former Director of Missions, Roanoke Valley Bapt. Assn.
Cost: $99 covers all sessions and materials

Information and Online Registration

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Making Disciples Who Lead Others

Tuesdays, September 9 – October 14
10:30 am-12:30 pm & 6:00-8:00 pm (Repeat Session)
Bonsack Baptist Church
4845 Cloverdale Rd., Roanoke

Facilitator: Dr. Al Peverall
Cost: $99 covers all sessions and materials

Information and Online Registration

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Preach It!  Teach It!
Bible book study preview with Bob Moore, pastor, Bonsack BC
Study in Deuteronomy

November 3-4.  Three locations!

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Time Out

Time Out!
One-Day Retreat for Ministers
November 20
Eagle Eyrie Conference Center

Information and Online Registration

Peer Networking via the Christian Leadership Link

  • Ministers of Education—meets every other month in Roanoke.  Contact Gary Chapman for information and upcoming dates.
  • Pastors/Lebanon Baptist Association—meets every other month in Abingdon.  Contact Gary Chapman for information and upcoming dates.
  • Pastors/Roanoke Valley Baptist Association—meets every other month in Roanoke.  Contact Gary Chapman for information and upcoming dates.
  • Minister’s Wives—meet in Roanoke. Contact Janie Chapman for information and upcoming dates.
  • Ministers Learning Community — meet in Lynchburg.

 

Resources via the Christian Leaders Link
 

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3835 Cundiff Drive
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540.977.2652 (toll-free 877.977.2652)
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