Courses

Course Options:

Online Courses offered through the Free Methodist World Ministries Center are FM History and Polity; Inductive Bible/How to study the Bible; Introduction to Christian Doctrine and Wesleyan Theology and Homiletics.

Start dates for these online courses in 2018 (Each course is a 7-week intensive study)
* October 23, 2018 – December 10, 2018

Start dates for these online courses in 2019 (Each course is a 7-week intensive study)
* January 2, 2019 – February 18, 2019
* February 18, 2019 – April 8, 2019
* April 9, 2019 – May 27, 2019
* May 28, 2019 – July 15, 2019
* July 16, 2019 – September 2, 2019
* September 3, 2019 – October 21, 2019
* October 22, 2019 – December 9, 2019

Correspondence Courses offered through the FMC World Ministry Center are listed in the Course Enrollment form available below. Students have up to 8 months to complete the course.

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Online and Correspondence Courses are available through the FMC World Ministry Center for candidates who have opened a filed with Ministerial credentialing services and are actively pursuing ordination in the Free Methodist Church. Each course has an experienced professor to guide the student in the learning process.

 

Additional Course Offerings

All of these courses are approved by the Board of Bishops for credit for those seeking ordination.
Courses are offered by the following Ministry Training Centers:

Metro NY/NJ Center

· Experiencing Holiness: September 14-15 (overnight)
Camp Timberledge, 28 Camp Timberledge Rd, Beach Lake, PA 18405
September 14 – 15th Credits: 3 Cost $120 (includes lodging and food).
Registration Deadline: September 1, 2018 (Fulfills Wesleyan Theology II requirement)
Trainer: Willie Kirchhofer, D. Min with Pastors Kevin Rollo, Robert & Debbie Menta

· Cuidando al Pueblo de Dios: Cuidado Pastoral – Octobre 6; Noviembre 10 y Diciembre 8 (Español)

Ofrecido en Centro de Capacitación Ministerial de Metro NY/NJ, 195 Piaget Avenue, Clifton NJ. Créditos: 3 Costo $120 3 sesiones de sábado comenzando a las 9:30am
Plazo de inscripción: Septiembre 1 Entrenadores: Willie Kirchhofer, D. Min y Pastor Daisy Kirchhofer, MPS

· Old Testament Survey: Understanding God’s Word: September 29; November 3 and December 1 (English)
Offered at Ministry Training Center of Metro NY/NJ, 195 Piaget Avenue, Clifton NJ
3 Saturday sessions beginning at 9:30 Credits: 3 Cost $120.
Registration Deadline: September 1, 2018
Trainers: Elias Mabaso, PhD candidate and Clark Faulkner

· Power Evangelism & Revival Workshop: October 27 (English y Espanol)
Offered at Ministry Training Center of Metro NY/NJ, 195 Piaget Avenue, Clifton NJ.
Cost $10 (includes lunch) 1 Saturday session beginning at 9:30am includes worship, teaching, group activities and an outreach Registration Deadline: October 15
Trainer: Pastor Danston John of the Global School of Missions and Kingdom Vision Global

To register for a course please respond by email to ministrytraining1224@gmail.com or call (973) 772-1660. All registrations fees are payable to Crossroads Free Methodist Church.

Willie Kirchhofer, D.Min
Director,The Ministry Training Center of Metro NY/NJ
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Pleasantville Center for Training and Renewal

Spiritual Formation and Practice
Date: October 12-13 and 26-27
Location: Pleasantville Camp, Rt. 227 E (260 third St.). Pleasantville, PA 16341 – Use entrance 2
Friday and Saturdays from 5:30 pm friday until 3:30 pm Saturday.
(You must attend both weekends to receive credit for the class)
Cost $70 for lodging for individual, $90 for married couple.
Meals $50 per person.

Upcoming Modules

Winter Modules
Jan 11-12 and Feb 8-9

  • FM History and Polity
  • Intro to Christian Doctrine

Questions? Email Chris at chris.chillpa@verizon.net
or call 814-676-6611

To download the Pleasantville Center brochure, click here.

 

Catskill Center

Catskill Ministry Training Center Training Schedule

 Inductive Bible Study of Hosea: 4 Credits
Date: Saturday 8/18, 9/15,10/27 and 12/29/2018. 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Catskill Ministry Training Center, 45 Stockton Avenue, Walton NY.
Cost: $200  Register by contacting Pastor Larry Light at larrylight7@gmail.com   Minimum of 5 students for course to run.  Registration Deadline 8/1/2018
Trainer: Dr. Allen Wachter DVM DMin, CVPM, CM

Introduction to Christian Doctrine: 2 Credits
Date: September 17, 2018 to Nov 31,2018. Offered by asynchronous on line method. 10 weeks of weekly readings, discussions at your convenience and examinations on line.
Cost $100  Register by contacting Pastor Larry Light at larrylight7@gmail.com   Minimum of 5 students for course to run.  Registration Deadline August 21,2018.

All courses are approved by the Board of Bishops for credit for those seeking ordination. To register for a course please respond by email to ministrytraining1224@gmail.com or call (973) 772-1660. All registrations fees at the Catskill Center are payable to the New Hope Community Church and those held at Metro NY/NJ Center are payable to Crossroads Free Methodist Church.

Willie Kirchhofer, D.Min
Director, the Ministry Training Center
Church Renewal Network
Training, Resources and Prayer Support
www.thecrn.net
(862) 221-1694
MinistryTraining1224@gmail.com