Winter Term

Jan 06, 2020 to Feb 07, 2020
During the month of January, Faith Builders offers classes during a five-week term. The courses offered are focused in the areas of Bible, Theology and Music.

This five-week term offers courses and schedules to serve a wide variety of students, from young people seeking spiritual growth and practical teaching to seasoned pastors seeking refreshment and encouragement. Students can attend for two, three, or five weeks. Winter Term includes courses to challenge and deepen your faith, whatever your phase or direction in life. Regular Faith Builders instructors are joined by church and mission leaders with teaching experience. A complete listing of courses follows.

2019 Course Listing

Class Hours Instructor
Reading the Bible 2 Steven Brubaker
The Sermon on the Mount 1 Brandon Byler
Romans: Salvation & Sanctification 1 Melvin Lehman
Themes from American Mennonite History 3 Melvin Lehman
Church History 3 Stephen Russell
Understanding Muslims 1 Chris Stoltzfus
Understanding Depression 3 John Coblentz
Preparing & Delivering Devotionals & Sermons 1 Brandon Byler
Kingdom-Centered Business 1 Gary Miller
Music Fundamentals 3 Brandon Mullet
Class Voice 1  Brandon Mullet
Beginning Choral Conducting 1 Brandon Mullet
Music in the Life of the Church 1 Brandon Mullet
Becoming One in Marriage 2 John & Barb Coblentz
Growing Into a Godly Woman 1 Marie Mullet
Women of Faith 1 Carolyn Roth
Homemaking: An Art for All Women 1 Cynthia Brubaker
Women in Service 1 Barb Coblentz
Anabaptism as a Worldview 1 Steven Brubaker
Historical Theology 3 Stephen Russell
The Kingdom of God 1 Melvin Lehman
Knowing God 1 John Coblentz
Church Planting 1 Allen Roth
Church Growth 1 Allen Roth

Some courses run the entire five weeks while others may run for as little as one week. A typical course load is 6-8 semester hours, or two-three courses. Winter Term is open to students applying for as little as one week, but admissions preference is given to those applying for all five weeks.