College of Arts & Sciences

In the College of Arts & Sciences, explore opportunities for growing in Christ within the departments of biblical studies & spiritual growth, economics, health & social services, recreation and media. 

DEPARTMENT OF BIBLICAL STUDIES & SPIRITUAL GROWTH

EXPLORING GOD’S WORD: PSALMS

Course Description: Meet weekly for a lesson and discussion exploring the Psalms. No registration or supplies needed.

Questions? Contact: Vic Haddad - 937.308.5757

Meets:  Sundays from 10-11:15am (Class does not meet on March 27 or May 8) - Avenue Studio

 

NEW TESTAMENT SURVEY – WEDNESDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Course Description:  Join us for a walk through the writings of the New Testament and the Greek and Roman influences that shaped these texts. Class time will equip you to become a better Bible reader. No previous Bible experience is necessary, and each class stands alone should you miss one. For more information, contact Matt Wainscott at [email protected], or 937.667.1069 ext. 226.

Acts & The Writings of Paul – February 17 – March 16

The General Epistles – March 30 – April 13 with Pastor Chris Heckaman

Revelations – April 27 – May 4

Meets: Wednesday – 6:30-8pm - Tipp City Campus Worship Center

 

LAYING THE SEEDS: HOW TO START PURSUING YOUR CALL

Course Description: This course will begin to lay the foundation of discovering what you are truly passionate about. We look inward to find our passion and then look outward to find practical steps to make these things come to life.

Questions? James & Jena Cosby - [email protected]

Meets: Sunday, April 3 - 24, 10-11:15am

Location: Avenue 507

 

DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

CLIP, SHOP, SHARE COUPON MINISTRY

Course Description: Meet weekly to partner with New Path to find the latest deals and collect, sort, clip and shop with donated coupons to stock the New Path food pantry and other pantries in the Miami Valley. Ongoing - Join in anytime!

Questions?  Contact: Stacy Nelson – [email protected]

Meets: Wednesday, January 6 – May 4, 6:30-8pm (No meeting March 23 or April 20) - Tipp City Campus 101

 

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES

50 & BEYOND

Course Description: This group of 50 and better meet weekly for community, growth and serving while creating a network of support for each other.  Ongoing - join in anytime!

Questions? Contact: Alan Razor – 937.418.1939 and Debbie Williams – 937.423.1026

Meets: Sunday (Ongoing) – 5-8pm (Class does not meet on March 27 or May 8) - Avenue 503

 

ANIMAL ASSISTED PET THERAPY

Course Description: Upon completing Animal Assisted Therapy training, teams consisting of a pet and one to two handlers will be prepared to visit hospitals, care facilities and other settings where animals are proven to remove barriers and improve recovery. Registration is required; space is limited. Training and certification provided through the Dogtors program. More information about the Dogtors organization is available at dogtors.com.

Registration: Pick up a brochure/registration form at the Welcome Center - Fee: $75 ($100 for 2 handlers)

Questions? Contact: Carol Davila – [email protected]

Meets: Sunday, March 6 – May 22, 5-7pm (Class does not meet on March 27 or May 8) - South Campus Discipleship Center

 

FIT TO SERVE

Course Description: Our bodies are important to God. They’re important because, with them, we carry out our mission assignments to further the purposes of His Kingdom. Are you ready to step forward to get fit in your body, mind and spirit so God can fully use you? Join us on this journey!  Ongoing - join in anytime!

Questions? Contact: Noel Garrett – [email protected]

Meets: Wednesdays through May 4, 6:30-8pm  (Class does not meet on March 23 or April 20) - Tipp City Campus 204

 

IN FOCUS SINGLES – 30’s & 40’s GROUP

Course Description: Share life with other singles in your life stage. Meet weekly for a group Bible or book study and join in other fun outings planned by the group. Ongoing - join in anytime!

Questions? Contact: Dane Ditmars – 937.214.2397 or Scott Plantz – 937.831.2329

Meets: Sunday (Ongoing) – 10-11am (No class on March 27 or May 8) - Avenue 505