Western New York Ministry Training is an approved program for ordination and licensing courses in The Wesleyan Church. The cost of each course is $140. All courses are held on Zoom. In addition to the Zoom sessions listed for each course, one week of pre-work, weekly homework, and one week of post-work are required and will be listed in the syllabus. 


Rev. Karen Tucker, MDiv, MAPC
WNY District Ministry Training Program Director

 

Course Offerings for 2024-2025

Fall 2024
Doctrine of Holiness

Instructor:
Rev. Jonathan Ward, M.A.
SYLLABUS

Thursdays on Zoom 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST) – 10 Classes including pre-course and post-course assignments

  • September 5
  • September 12
  • September 19
  • September 26
  • October 3
  • October 10
  • October 17
  • October 24
  • October 31
  • November 7
Introduction to Homiletics

Instructor:
Rev. Jon Horton, M.Div.
SYLLABUS

Tuesdays on Zoom 6 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST) – 7 Classes including pre-course and post-course assignments

  • September 10
  • September 24
  • October 1
  • October 8
  • October 15
  • October 22
  • October 29
Worship

Instructor:
Maribeth Jennings, MWS
Worship Syllabus (Fall 2024)

Saturdays on Zoom 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EST) – 7 classes including pre-course and post-course assignments

  • September 7
  • September 14
  • September 21
  • September 28
  • October 5
  • October 12
  • October 19
Spring 2025
Advanced Theology

Instructor:
Rev. Jonathan Ward, M.A.

Thursdays on Zoom 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST) – 10 Classes including pre-course and post-course assignments

  • January 9
  • January 16
  • January 23
  • January 30
  • February 6
  • February 13
  • February 20
  • February 27
  • March 6
  • March 13
Church Leadership and Management

Instructor:
Rev. Jon Horton, M.Div.

Tuesdays on Zoom 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST) – 7 classes including pre-course and post-course assignments

  • January 7
  • January 14
  • January 21
  • January 28
  • February 4
  • February 11
  • February 18
Wesleyan History and Discipline

Instructor:
Rev. Dr. Wesley Oden, M.Div., D.Min.
SYLLABUS

Wednesdays on Zoom 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST) – 7 classes including pre-course and post-course assignments

  • January 15
  • January 22
  • January 29
  • February 5
  • February 12
  • February 19
  • February 26

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