Students are responsible for obtaining all required reading texts and submitting all assignments on time.
All information for successfully completing EMPOWERone is consolidated on this page.
All students are strongly advised to obtain books at least 3 months prior to class date.
All supplemental materials provided by professors will be posted on Edmodo.
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Students are required to spend 13 hours per month in ministry throughout the Empower year.
Ministry hours log will be submitted on Edmodo, recommendations for fulfilling ministry hours are posted on Edmodo.
Ministry hours are to be submitted on the 1st of every month, beginning on October 1st, 2019
You need to complete 13 hours of ministry in September for the October 1st ministry log submission.
2019-20 Class Assignments List:
All books, except the Bible, are to be read in their entirety.
September 23 - Cultivating a Listening Ear
October 21 - Old Testament Survey
Required Reading: Bible Readings, 30 Days to Understanding the Bible, Max Anders
November 18 - Dealing with Grief and Anxiety
Required Reading: The Gift of Being Yourself, David Benner
December 16 - Understanding Your Calling
Required Reading: Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership, Ruth Haley Barton
January 20 - Dealing with Conflict
Required Reading: Boundaries, Henry Cloud and John Townsend
February 17 - Role of the Holy Spirit
Required Reading: Surprised by the Power of the Spirit: How God Speaks and Heals Today, Jack Deere
March 16 - New Testament Survey
March 27-29 Empower Retreat - Location TBD
April 20 - Prayer and Intercession
Required Reading: Mighty Prevailing Prayer, Wesley Duewel
May 18 - Theology of the Kingdom
Required Reading: Pathways to the King, Rob Reimer
June 15 - Identifying & Healing Family Wounds
Required Reading: Surrender to Love: Discovering the Heart of Christian Spirituality (The Spiritual Journey), David Benner
July 20 - Community and Mission of the Church
Required Reading: Jonah and Me: On Mission with God, Chuck Davis
August 17 - Spiritual Gifts
Required Reading: The Beginner’s Guide to Spiritual Gifts, Sam Storms