• 12Stone ChurchJohn Maxwell Leadership Center

    12Stone® Church - Master of Arts in Ministry 

    Concentration in Leadership (36 credit hours)

    Starts June 3-8, 2015

    A relevant, practical and affordable seminary degree offered through a cutting-edge partnership between 12Stone Church and Wesley Seminary at Indiana Wesleyan University.

    You will have the opportunity to work on actual projects in your church, with mentoring by respected seminary professors and experienced ministry leaders from 12Stone. This accessible program will connect you with a fellow group of ministry leaders toward kingdom impact.

    During the year you will study mostly online, but each summer you will gather at 12Stone for a week of personal and spiritual development with your professors and 12Stone pastors.

    You may not be called to be a pastor, but if you are called to be a high caliber leader in your church – this is for you. If you are ready to take your leadership to the next level, contact us today.

     

    Core Courses

    Cultural Contexts of Ministry 3 Hours, 8 Weeks
    The Bible as Christian Scripture 3 Hours, 8 Weeks
    Introduction to Christian Theology 3 Hours, 8 Weeks
    Research Methodology 1 Hour, 4 Weeks
    Global Christian History 3 Hours, 8 Weeks
    Capstone Project 2 Hours, 8 Weeks

    Leadership Concentration

    Spiritual Life and Leadership 3 Hours, 8 Weeks                           
    Power, Change, and Conflict Management 3 Hours, 8 Weeks
    Transformational Communication 3 Hours, 8 Weeks
    Includes Two New 12Stone Contextualized Courses 3 Hours, 8 Weeks
    Leading People: Relational Influence for Ministry Effectiveness                            3 Hours, 1 Week Intensive @ 12Stone Church
    Strategic Leadership: Vision to Execution 3 Hours, 1 Week Intensive @ 12Stone Church
    PLUS TWO ELECTIVES   
     Kevin Myers

    “We are fired-up about this partnership between Wesley Seminary and 12Stone Church. This is a practical, innovative, and flexible program that promotes a theologically sound approach to leadership development and achieving the Master of Arts in Ministry degree. Our desire is to present a relevant model that gives adults options in their educational preparation for local church ministry.” Kevin Myers
    Senior Pastor – 12Stone Church Lawrenceville, GA