Apologetics

Course Description: The concept of Creation by Design has come under serious scrutiny and disrepute over the last 150 years. This course will explore the scientific and historical evidence for Divine Creation, and put confidence into the hearts of believing Christians. I Peter 3:15 exhorts us to, “always be ready to give a defence to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you…” Giving a well-thought through reason for our faith is an essential key in evangelism and is a key to growing strong in faith. This course will explore the reasons behind why we believe what we do.

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


Christian Family

Course Description: This course teaches a biblical foundation for life's priorities, marriage, the role of the husband and wife, effective confrontation and communication, how to raise whole, godly children using biblical principles as well as covering the subject of divorce and remarriage.

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


Christian Stewardship

Course Description: The Christian Life is, in essence, a “stewardship”. This means that all we have: resources, time, gifts and relationships are given to us, not to possess as our own, but to steward and manage until the Lord returns. In this course our objective is to instruct the students in the Biblical and common sense approach to managing all that the Lord has placed in our care.

Two Credit Course:

Purchase


Discovering Your Destiny

Course Description: This course is designed to help each student find and fulfil the call of God for their lives. Tests will be given to help evaluate each student as to their spiritual giftings, personality and temperament, natural abilities, and degree of leadership development. The Victory Churches philosophy of ministry will be shared.

Textbook: SHAPE by Erik Rees - Click here to purchase the book.

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


Discovering your Destiny - New

Instructor: Sherry Loewen, MACC

Course Objectives: God has created each one of us with specific spiritual gifts and talents. Each one of us was designed for a purpose to function in the body of Christ. This course is designed to help each student find and fulfill the call of God for their lives. Tests will be given to help evaluate each student as to their spiritual gifting, personality, and temperament, natural abilities, and focus on leadership development. The Victory Churches philosophy of ministry will be shared.

Course Outline:
Lesson 1- Finding and fulfilling the call of God on your life
Lesson 2- Our destiny as Christ followers
Lesson 3- Your personality and temperament
Lesson 4- The personality of a leader
Lesson 5- Discovering your gifts, talents, and dreams, part 1
Lesson 6- Discovering your gifts, talents, and dreams, part 2
Lesson 7- Discovering your ministry
Lesson 8- Vision springs from purpose: defining and articulating our purpose
Lesson 9- How and why Victory Churches was formed, finding your place
Lesson 10- Goals and plans: Setting, fulfilling, and altering

Textbook: "SHAPE", by: Erik Rees

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


Eschatology

Instructor: Dr. Ron Swanson

Course Objectives: In this course, we will examine the Bible's teachings concerning future events, beginning with the rapture of the church and concluding with the new heavens and the new earth. Included in the course is a look at the current events in the light of the Bible prophecy, a chronology of end-time events (including an examination of each of the popular "rapture theories" held within the body of Christ), and an overview of the book of Revelation.

Course Description:
I. Signs of the end times.
II. Chronology of the end time events.
"Time line" of the end times
The Olivet Discourse- Matthew 24-25
Overview of Daniel- Daniel's 70 weeks
Events of the tribulation period
The future of the church and planet earth
III. Study of the book of Revelation

Textbook: "Earth's Final Hours" by Dr. Ron Swanson - Click here to purchase the book.

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


Leadership II

Instructor: Pastor Brad Dewar

Course Objectives: To build on the personal development principles learned in Leadership I and enable students to understand the principles of leading others. By the end of the course a student should be able to:
a) Understand how vision is applied to leadership
b) Recognize leadership potential in others for leadership
c) Design a strategy to prepare others for leadership
d) Oversee and direct others as a leader

Course Description: The key role of a good leader is not merely to direct followers effectively, but to help them develop their own potential and become capable leaders in their own right. Leaders get things done. The leader who can develop leadership potential in those around him will be able to vastly increase the scope of what can be accomplished. This course teaches you, as a leader, to know how to develop those around you into capable leaders.

Textbook: " Developing the Leaders Around You"- John C. Maxwell

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


New Testament Survey

Teacher: Pastor Sheldon Ball, B. Mgt., C.A., M. Theology

Objectives: This course is designed as an introduction to the New Testament. The understanding of this topic provides the student with the key themes, focus and intention of each book contained within the New Testament. The student will gain an overview of the background of each book’s writer, and the cultural, political and economic circumstances of the historical period in which it was written.

Textbook: Who Is This Man? – The Unpredictable Impact of the Inescapable Jesus, by Pastor John Ortberg

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


Pastoral Care

Instructor: Pastor Sheldon Ball, B. Mgt, CPA, CA, M. Th (candidate)

Course Objectives: This course is designed as an introduction to the Biblical concept of pastoral care. The understanding of this topic provides the student with the basic concepts as outlined in scripture, as well as the different methodologies and strategies for effective pastoral care in the local church. A specific emphasis will be placed on the vital need of establishing and maintaining a small group ministry.

Textbook: "Small Groups for the Rest of Us- How to Design your Small Groups Systems to Reach the Fringes", by Chris Surratt

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


Principles of Authority

Teacher: Pastor Sharon Williams

Objectives: We live in a culture that doesn’t rightly understand God’s intentional design for authority. In this class we explore the origin and divine plan for God’s delegated authority on the earth and in the spiritual realm. After completing this course each student should have a clear understand of how to live under authority and of his/her own personal authority to live triumphantly, through Christ Jesus and the finished work of the cross.

Textbook: Under Cover by John Bevere; both the book and the workbook

Three Credit Course:

Purchase


World Evangelism

Course Objectives: To equip students to fulfill the Great Commandment and the Great Commission

Textbooks: Fasting For Breakthrough and Revival - Drs George and Hazel Hill - Click here to purchase this book.

Three Credit Course:

Purchase