"Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth."
2 Timothy 2:15
In his letter to Timothy, Paul instructed the young leader to fully apply himself to understand and teaching the Word of God. Seeing the need for training and discipleship in these areas, this apprenticeship is designed to train ministry leaders who will obey this scriptural mandate.
Utilizing the Capstone Curriculum, as well as teachers from the Urban Ministry Institute and New York Divinity School, participants will develop a Christ-centered vision of scripture, ministry and personal growth through study of:
The Authority, Purpose and Inspiration of the Bible
The Kingdom of God in Scripture
The Life and Ministry of Jesus
The Role of the Church as Body, Temple and Family
Urban Ministry as Missions