Excellent Leadership and Ministry Training

Welcome to the New York Divinity School!

Spring 2016 Program – beginning on April 2 and later – In all of Metro NYC  .

Bible-based, Christ-centered and Spirit-led courses—

for the Master’s leadership and ministry training.

One Break: May 27-30 for Memorial Day Weekend .

February 29, 2016 version of the Spring 2016 Program: Subject to change.

 

 

 

 

 

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Thirteen Master’s-Level Courses – April 2 and later.

All classes can receive masters’ credit in transfer to NYTS: New York Theological Seminary

*Also, the nine (9) marked classes have an option for transferable college credit—with appropriate, reduced, work requirements.  .

 

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Place

(See chart below)

 

Class Times

 

Courses Certificates are available for each one.

 

 

Faculty

 

Divinity

 

Religious

Study

 

Train-ed Minister

 

BK:

Brownsville Brooklyn

 

Saturdays

8:30-11:00 AM

(starts 4/2)

Christian Counseling I* - Training to listen, advise, help, and guide others as Godly change agents, with wisdom based both in the Scriptures and in sound professional counseling resources

DeLoatchDr. Walter DeLoatch, LitD

Associate Dean of NYDS pastor, author, former Moderator of NY Missionary Baptist Assoc.

 

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BU:

Bowery Uptown

Saturdays

9:30 AM - Noon

(starts 4/2)

New Testament: Gospels and Revelation* – Overviewing these powerful Biblical books and their influence on our lives, with special attention to God’s amazing grace, wisdom, and presence—so relevant in our time

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Dr. Paul de Vries, PhD

President of NYDS ethicist, author, pastor www.pauldevries.com @PublicPhilosoph

 

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AC:

Action in Christ

Saturday

10:00 AM-12:30

(starts 5/21)

Chaplaincy I – Learning the multi-faceted ministry of God’s presence for effective outreach and service, beyond church or ministry buildings—especially for times of special need, crisis, and trauma

Pastor Marcos 11 11 11Chap. Marcos Miranda,

Assist. Dean of NYDS pastor, author

Commander the New York State Chaplain Taskforce

 

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BK: Brownsville Brooklyn

Saturdays

11:30 AM-2:00

(starts 4/2)

Biblical Social Ethics: Mercy and Justice* examining what core values the Bible teaches us concerning our lives together – in church, family, friendships, society, business, government, and world

DeLoatchDr. Walter DeLoatch, LitD

Associate Dean of NYDS pastor, author, former Moderator of NY Missionary Baptist Association

 

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MM: Office of K.I.

Saturdays

1:00-3:30 PM

(starts 4/2)

I and II Thessalonians – In-depth study and application of these two letters from the Apostle Paul, and full of trustworthy teachings relevant to personal growth and spiritual leadership in our time

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Dr. Lawrence Taylor, DMin

New Testament Specialist, seasoned teacher and pastor, Greek scholar

Education leader

 

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Elective

 

 

 

INJ:

Irvington,

NJ

 

Saturdays

 5:00 to 8:00 on six Saturdays

(starts 6/4)

Christian Counseling I* - Training to listen, advise, help, and guide others as Godly change agents, with wisdom based both in the Scriptures and in sound professional counseling resources

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  Dr. Earl Pickett, DMin,

Seasoned teacher, pastor,  author, specialist in Christian Counseling and Biblical

 

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JJ:

Jews

for Jesus

Tuesdays

6:30-9:00 PM

(starts 5/17)

OT: Wisdom and Prophets* – Learning the background, transformative texts, & key themes in the content & history of these Biblical books & their influence on behavior and belief

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Dr. Paul de Vries, PhD

President of NYDS ethicist, author, pastor www.pauldevries.com @PublicPhilosoph

 

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JJ:

Jews

for Jesus

Tuesdays

6:30-9:00 PM

(starts 5/17)

Chaplaincy I – Learning the multi-faceted ministry of God’s presence for effective outreach and service, beyond church or ministry buildings—especially for times of special need, crisis, and trauma

Leslie Short jpegChaplain Leslie Short

Seasoned teacher

counselor, mediator

owner & creator of Ascend Bereavement Management

 

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CJ:

Camp Joy

Wednesdays

9:30 AM –

Noon

(starts 4/6)

The Gospel and World Religions*— Exploring the many facets of the Gospel in careful comparison and contrast with both the post-modern environments of NYC, as well as the major world religions

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Dr. Paul de Vries, PhD

President of NYDS ethicist, author, pastor www.pauldevries.com @PublicPhilosoph

 

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BB:

Bronx Baptist

Wednesdays

7:00-9:30 PM

(starts 4/6)

Personal Spiritual Growth & Fitness* - What do our spirits need for full health and fitness?  What Biblical consciousness and conduct contribute to vibrant Godly living?   How do we grow in the Lord?

1210 079

Dr. Earl Pickett, DMin,

Seasoned teacher, pastor,  author, specialist in Christian Counseling and Biblical Study

 

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QV:  

 Queens Village

Wednesdays

7:00-9:30 PM

(starts 4/6)

Evangelism & Spiritual Warfare*- Equipping to equip others for representing Jesus Christ, his love, his grace, & his Gospel—even in situations of deep spiritual hostility or the growing ignorance of him and his ministry

Carlos M. Lopez Garcia

Prof. Carlos M. Lopez

Seasoned teacher

pastor, Queens Director of NY State Chaplains Taskforce

 

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NA:

Newark

Thursdays

7:00-9:30 PM

(starts 4/7)

New Testament: Gospels and Revelation* – Overviewing these powerful Biblical books and their influence on our lives, with special attention to God’s amazing grace, wisdom, and presence—so relevant in our time

P1010128

Dr. Paul de Vries, PhD

President of NYDS ethicist, author, pastor www.pauldevries.com @PublicPhilosoph

 

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BU:

 Bowery Uptown

Thursdays

7:00-9:30 PM

(starts 4/7)

Leadership Coaching* – Mastering Bible-based skills and Spirit-led gifts, to empower fruitful leaders who will guide others into fruitful leadership, too—in faithful fulfillment of Jesus Christ’s plan for his Church

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Dr. Earl Pickett, DMin,

Seasoned teacher, pastor  author, specialist in Christian Counseling and Biblical Study

 

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Elective

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learning Centers in and around NYC

 

Code

 

PLACE

 

Address

 

Public Transportation

AC

Action in Christ

Williamsburg Brooklyn –

Action In Christ Church

157 Leonard Street, Brooklyn

G,J,L,M, B48, B60

BB

Bronx Baptist

Bronx Baptist Church—

south of Fordham Rd

331 East 187th Street, Bronx

Metro North, D,4,Bx,M11,Bx12,SBS

BK

Brooklyn

Brownsville Brooklyn –

Unity Temple Baptist

1905 Sterling Place, Brooklyn

3,4,B7,B14,B40

BU

Bowery Uptown

East Harlem –

Bowery Uptown

315 E 115th Street

(bet. 1st and 2nd Ave)

6,M15,M101,Metro North

CJ

Camp Joy

Upstate: Camp Joy,

75 minutes north of the Bronx

425 Ninham Road,

Carmel, New York

Metro North

INJ

Irvington, NJ

United Chaplains Meeting Room

Off Garden State Parkway, # 143A

50 Union Ave – Suite 701 Irvington, NJ

Bus 25

From Newark Pen Station

JJ

Jews for Jesus

Mid-town Manhattan –

Jews for Jesus

109 E 31st Street,

near Park Ave., Manhattan

B,D,F,N,Q,R,V,W,6, PATH

MM

Midtown Manhattan

Mid-town Manhattan –

 Office of “K.I.”

200 Lexington (near 33rd), 13th Floor,  Manhattan

B,D,F,N,Q,R,V,W,6, PATH

NA

Newark

Central Newark –

World Impact

275 Sussex Ave (@ 1st Street),

Newark, New Jersey

Bus, PATH, Lite-Rail

QV

Queens Village

Queens Village –

Damascus Christian Church

220-13 Hempstead Avenue,

Queens Village, NY

LIRR, QM1, Q27, Q110

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuition: All courses are 2 units/credit—Master’s-level and college-level—at $175/unit or $350 total, plus $30 registration =

$380 for the first course, and $350 for additional courses, except for new students.

 

Tuition Reduction: All new students receive a 20% reduction in tuition for each course in their first term.

Specials: Three courses for $1,000, including registration; Couples together: $500 tuition per course.

 

 

 

3 Levels of Learning: Students sitting next to each other in class may be studying at different levels:

ü  ML: Master’s-level, in all classes, for people with completed college degrees or by special permission: regular tuition

ü  CL: College-level, available in ten (10) of the classes, for people who have not completed college: regular tuition.

ü  OR: Off-Record, available in all classes, for students seeking the joy and empowerment of learning, but who are not working on a certificate or an academic program. “OR” students do not need to do any homework: $200/course.

 

For more CHAPLAINCY courses, please see www.NYSCTF.org.

 

 

 

New York Divinity School—P.O. Box 3277, Church St. Station, New York, NY 10008

registrar@nydivinityschool.org    www.nydivinityschool.org    Fax: 888-686-7571    Office: 646-395-0008

 

 

Registration is open until April 23—Register now, become more empowered, equipped, educated

If you start late, professors will help you catch up – including sharing recordings of earlier classes.

 

For PROGRAM and REGISTRATION form, please see www.NYDSprogram.org

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the New York Divinity School!Registration: Spring 2016 Term

Church Street Station: PO Box 3277, NYC, NY 10008   Phone: 646-395-0008

Fax: 888-686-7571   registrar@nydivinityschool.org

 

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION                              April 2 – June 4, 2016     [Memorial Weekend Break, May 27-30]

 

 

 

 

 

 

Full name _________________________________________________________________                       __________________________

                              Last                                                                                   First                                                                            Middle                                                                                    Name usually called

 

Current mailing address ___________________________________________________________________________________________

Street number / Apartment / Box

 

________________________________________________________ Telephone _(_____)_______________    _(_____)______________

City or Borough                                                                                                        State                           Zip                                                                                             (Cell or Home)                                                                (Work)

 

Last School Attended _____________________________________  Degree(s) earned _________________________________________

 

 

E-mail address__________________________________________   Emergency Contact:________________________________________

Name                                                                      Phone

 

Church Membership __________________________________ Church Address________________________________________________

 

Spring 2016 Classes Selected: (Please place a check mark in the box next to each course you are taking.)

 

Master’s-Level Classes with College-Level options ………….. [_] Master’s–level………  [_] College-level

* The eleven (10) marked classes have an option for guaranteed transferable college credit—with appropriate, reduced, workloads.

 

   Biblical Social Ethics: Mercy and Justice*             Saturday mornings                           Brooklyn—“BK”

   Chaplaincy I                                                          Saturday mornings                           Brooklyn—“AC”

   Chaplaincy I                                                          Tuesday evenings                            Manhattan

   Counseling I*                                                         Saturday mornings                           Brooklyn—“BK”

   Counseling I*                                                         Saturday evenings                            Irvington, NJ

   Evangelism and Spiritual Warfare*                       Wednesday evenings                        Queens

   Gospel and World Religions*                                Wednesday mornings                       Carmel

   Leadership Coaching*                                           Thursday evenings                            Manhattan

   New Testament I – Gospels & Revelation*           Saturday mornings                           Manhattan

   New Testament I – Gospels & Revelation*           Thursday evenings                            Newark

   Old Testament II – Wisdom and Prophets*           Tuesday evenings                            Manhattan

   Personal Spiritual Growth and Fitness*                Wednesday evenings                        Bronx

   Thessalonians, I and II                                          Saturday afternoons                         Manhattan

 

Affordable Tuition and Fees:  Also with 20% off: for both spouses—and also for any new student and the inviting student

 

Tuition: (most courses are 2 units X $175/unit):  $350 X number of courses                   = _______

 

Off-Record Tuition: (no official record, no homework):  $200 X number of courses      = _______

 

Books, other costs, please explain __________________________________                = _______

 

Registration Fee: $30  [only $10 if this registration is received by March 25]               = __$_30_

 

Payment plan fee: work out a payment plan, there will be an additional $20.             = _______

 

Optional: a donation for the support and expansion of NYDS’ training ministry           = _______

 

 

TOTAL                                                                                                                        $________

 

 

 

ð       Check here if you recruited new students.  Special discount of 20% per class for each of your recruits, and 20% off for you, per

course, per paying recruit, up to 40%.  Your recruits’ names ___________________________ and ___________________________ .

 

Method of Payment

Check       Cash       Credit card number __________________________________________ Expiration _________Code_________

 

Signature ______________________________________________________________________ Date ______________________________

 

Registration is open until April 23—Register now: become more empowered, equipped, & educated

 

Please mail, fax or email as soon as possible—or bring this with you to your first class. Thank you!

Mail: Church Station: Box 3277, NYC, NY 10008    Fax: 888-686-7571    Email: registrar@nydivinityschool.org