WMN303 – Methodist Identity: Our Beliefs

WMN303 – Methodist Identity: Our Beliefs

Course Dates: October 9 – December 8, 2017

This is an Adult Education Course hosted by Gregory Ingram featuring contributions by 9 of the world’s leading Methodist scholars. It builds on the history of Methodism by examining Methodist beliefs and focusing especially on those doctrines that make Methodists distinctive.

Eight half-hour long presentations by leading Methodist theologians offer valuable information and insight concerning core Wesleyan ideas. The course will benefit both lifelong Methodists and those coming to Methodism from other traditions.

Lessons include:

  1. The Nature of Methodist Doctrine – Sharon Grant & Ted Campbell
  2. Divine Trinity and Christology – Scott J. Jones
  3. Prevenient Grace and Repentance – Elaine A. Robinson
  4. Justifying Faith and Assurance – Walter Klaiber
  5. Sanctification – Sondra Wheeler
  6. Baptism and Christian Initiation – Henry Knight
  7. Eucharist – Lawrence Hull Stookey
  8. Eschatology – Randy L. Maddox

2.0 CEUs are available.

Price: $50


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Michael Beardslee

Michael was born and raised near the muddy banks of the Arkansas River in Kansas. Currently working on a PhD (Intercultural Studies) from Fuller Seminary, he has completed prior work in theology at Friends University (B.A.), Pittsburgh Theological Seminary (M.A.), and Trinity International University (Th.M). His current research concerns Christian identity as it regards Christianity’s new, global pluralism. Michael splits his time between study, many hobbies, and spending time with his wife, Sarah, and two girls. Additionally, he serves as an Affiliate Professor with Southwestern College Professional Studies, and leads many of the Wesley Lay Academy classes on BeADisciple.