The emphasis in Pastoral and General Ministries provides preparation for a variety of professional ministries including pastor, associate pastor, youth pastor, women's ministries, college and seminary teaching and other leadership roles. (Students anticipating a graduate or undergraduate teaching career will need to pursue advanced studies beyond the Master of Divinity program.)
Demonstrate the ability to communicate biblical truth accurately and relevantly.
Demonstrate the ability to organize and lead a worship service.
Develop a love for and commitment to God's people that results in faithfully and effectively serving them both as individuals and as the corporate body of Christ.