IFD171 – Writing Bible-Based Plays for Christmas, Step by Step

Course Dates: Not Currently Enrolling Click here to be emailed when new dates are posted Would a Bible-based play liven up your worship time during the Advent/Christmas season? Would the production include all ages and ability levels? This course can make that happen with step-by-step guidance that includes rationale, story choice, plot, characters, acting parts,…

IFDC840 – Music Ministry: Its Administration and Practice

Course Dates: March 11 – April 26, 2024 (No class during Holy Week, 3/25 – 3/31) Pre-requisites for this class are IFDC810 , IFDC820 & IFDC830 Need the password? Contact us This course will address the practical elements of music ministry, including leadership qualities, functioning on a church staff, designing and leading worship, and effective leadership as a pastoral…

IFDC830 – Congregational Song: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Course Dates: Not Currently Enrolling Pre-requisites for this class are IFDC810 & IFDC820 Need the password? Contact us This course provides a survey of the development of congregational singing in the Western church experience with an eye on the global church. Areas explored will include a historical look at our hymnody, the rise of contemporary Christian music, the…

IFDC820 – Singing our Faith: The Power of Theology and Music

Course Dates: Not Currently Enrolling Pre-requisites for this class are IFDC810 Need the password? Contact us Click here to be emailed when new dates are posted This course is a survey of Christian theology for persons involved in music ministry. Learners will discern the key theological issues at stake in theology’s engagement with music, especially with respect…