West Virginia Baptist Convention

School of Christian Studies

The mission of the West Virginia Baptist Convention School of Christian Studies is to bring honor and glory to God by developing quality church leaders, through training that will help them grow in spiritual maturity, biblical knowledge and ministry skills.

"TRAINING CHRISTIAN LEADERS FOR THE CHURCH OF THE 21ST CENTURY"

A TRAINING PROGRAM THAT...

•Has an affordable tuition

•Allows you to learn while you serve

•Is within driving distance of your home

•Meets the leadership needs of West Virginia Baptist Convention churches

A TRAINING PROGRAM FOR...

•Any person interested in expanding their spiritual maturity, biblical knowledge and ministry skills

•Lay leaders and teachers in the local church

•Pastors of West Virginia Baptist Convention churches

 

 

Getting Started...

Quick Fact Sheet

A Message from Our Director

Thank you for your Interest

Three Year Cycle of Courses

Courses Required for School of Christian Studies Ministry Programs

Application for Admission

Classes, Pricing, Ministry Programs, etc...

Catalog

Information Links...

How to Register for Classes Online

Continuing Education Announcement

Know Someone Who Might Be Interested In Our Program...

SCS Brochure

Other Programs...

School of Christian Studies ADVANCED

Who is Jesus...

Who is Jesus?

The West Virginia Baptist Convention School of Christian Studies is open to all persons. 

Anyone may take course(s) for their own general improvement. 

It is not necessary to be a teacher, youth worker or pastor to benefit from a course of study.

 

  ITEMS OF INTEREST 

New Information and Notices from the School of Christian Studies

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Sign up now for the first class of 2015:

Old Testament I (B-01)

Six-Week Class!

 

Registration is now available online.

 

Please click here for more information and a registration form.

Please click here for the syllabus.

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A New Resource for Churches from the School of Christian Studies:

A Feast for Learning

 

Taste and See that the Lord is good.  Psalm 34:8

 

For more information about this new resource please click here.

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West Virginia Baptist Convention  School of Christian Studies

P.O. Box 1019, (1019 Juliana Street), Parkersburg, WV  26102-1019

800.879.9822, 304.422.6449

Director, Mark McCloy, mccloy@wvbc.org

Secretarial Assistant, Donna Snyder, snyder@wvbc.org

If you would like more information about the School of Christian Studies, please contact Donna at the e-mail or phone number(s) above.  Information packets are available.

2015 Schedule of Courses

January 2015

Old Testament I (B-01) Six-Week Class

Various Locations

 

February 2015

Old Testament II (B-02) Six-Week Class

Various Locations

 

April 25, 2015

Weddings and Funerals (E-05) One-Day Class

Parchment Valley Conference Center

 

April 28, 2015

Discipleship Essentials (M-02) Six-Week Class Various Locations

 

June 13, 2015

Baptism and Communion (E-06) One-Day Class

Parchment Valley Conference Center

 

August 15, 2015

Evangelism (Mod-6) One-Day Class

Parchment Valley Conference Center

 

September 1, 2015

Leading People (M-05) Six-Week Class

Various Locations

 

October 24, 2015

Intro to Missions (Mod-3) One-Day Class

Parchment Valley Conference Center

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