MONDAY
6:00PM - 8:45PM

ALTAR WORKERS MINISTRIES
MIN 201
 
This course is designed to develop effective altar workers called to be useful spiritual prayer warriors in the hand of God. This class will cover preparation, enemies of the Altar, ethics, warfare at the altar, motives, discernment, legalities and listening for the new birth.



PERSONAL EVANGELISM
MIS 202

This course examines methods of effective witnessing, it provide students with practical experience in recognizing evangelistic opportunities and determining appropriate approaches.  



HUMAN DEVELOPMENT     UNDERSTANDING PEOPLE
CED 104

An overview of the physical, psychological and spiritual development of men and women from birth through childhood, adolescence, young adulthood and maturity to the end of life. The focus of this course
is upon the maturation processes, crises and vital choices inherent in each growth level with special emphasis on the effects
on society and culture (majority/minority) upon human development.



THE GIFTS OF THE SPIRIT
(Are they working in today’s Church)
CED 308

This course is an in-depth study in the understanding of the gifts of the Spirit
and are they at work in the church today.
The course will explore the position within Christianity that the Charismatic Spiritual gifts ceased with the closing of the canon
of scripture and/or the death of the last apostle.



BIBLE PROPHECY
BIB 205

This course of study examines the things
to come regarding the present age, it examines various prophecies in Scripture that have already been fulfilled in a literal way. It gives a proper intellectual basis for the conclusion that the Bible is inspired
by the Holy Spirit and that prophecy goes far beyond any scheme of man. 

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CHRISTIAN PHILOSOPHY  
PHI 600

This course of study will address the way we think, or should think according to the word of God, and applies that in a practical way to the issues we are facing in our culture.












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TUESDAY
6:00PM - 8:45PM

OLD TESTAMENT SURVEY
BIB 100

A general review of the Old Testament canon. Attention is given to the outline
and perspective of individual books
and the history of their time.



BIBLE STUDY METHODS
GEN 102

This course is to introduce the inductive Bible Study Method using three basic techniques: Observation, Interpretation
and Application. Emphasis will be on
rightly dividing the Word of God.



MATHEMATICS
MAT 100

This course covers the basic math principles and practices needed for work
in the behavioral, biological, physical, and social sciences. Manipulations and applications may include fractions, decimals, ratios, percentages, proportions, tables, etc.



NEW TESTAMENT GREEK I
LAN 301
(Prerequisite: Old & New Testament)


The student will learn to apply the principles of Greek syntax to various Greek texts. Students are provided with the tools needed to analyze the syntax of Greek New Testament. The course delves into translation of Biblical verses and applying the principles of syntax to the verses.



HISTORY OF PENTECOST
HIS 100

A short historical review from the Apostolic Age to Modern Era is investigated. Also,
the History of Pentecostal Organization and the lives of Pentecostal stalwarts are examined.



DANIEL & REVELATION  
BIB 403

This course is a diligent inquiry into the circumstances of divinely appointed world empires, and a practical look at the “End Times.” Areas considered are the historical narratives of these prophetic books, as well as, the tribulation, the return of the Jews, the millennial age and the time of the final judgement.



CHRISTIAN APOLOGETICS
THE 402
(Prerequisite: Old & New Testament)

This course is a study of biblical, scientific, and foundational truths supporting defense of Christian faith in the midst of a pluralistic modern society.


Special Course

MAN-TO-MAN: REAL TALK,
REAL ISSUES, REAL FAITH

6-Week Course for Men, only
THURSDAY
10:30AM - 1:00PM

HUMAN DEVELOPMENT     UNDERSTANDING PEOPLE
CED 104

An overview of the physical, psychological and spiritual development of men and women from birth through childhood, adolescence, young adulthood and maturity to the end of life. The focus of this course is upon the maturation processes, crises and vital choices inherent in each growth level with special emphasis on the effects of society and culture (majority/ minority) upon human development.
    



THURSDAY
6:00PM - 8:45PM


NEW TESTAMENT SURVEY
BIB 102

An analysis of the New Testament books
will be discussed, surmising purpose, theme, author and date written, Special attention is given to the synoptic gospels.



HERMENEUTICS
THE 204
           
This course helps the student develop the ability, through study, to gain proper understanding of Scripture. Various principles are treated as tools for biblical understanding. Biblical characteristics are examined which enhance scriptural clarity.



MINISTRY AND CRISIS INTERVENTION
PSY 203

This course explores Biblical principles relating to death, dying and other crisis. Students will discuss various points of view and cross cultural attitude regarding these crises, facing death in a technological age, and being a survivor. Effective ministry to victims and survivors utilizing various social institutions will be examined


CHRISTIAN ANTHROPOLOGY
THE 508

This class examines human anthropology
as it relates to God. One aspect studies the innate or constitution of the human known as the nature of humankind. It is concerned with the relationship between notions such as body, soul and spirit which together form a person, based on their description in the Bible.
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HOMILETICS II (SERMON DELIVERY)
MIN 301

This course assists students in developing the skills needed for sharing God's word.
A study is made of the art of preaching. Particular attention is given to style, voice, and the individual's involvement in the preaching moment.


Special Course

WOMAN-TO-WOMAN: LIFE-CHANGING DICUSSIONS AND REAL SITUATIONS

6-Week Certification Course
for Women, only





SATURDAY
10:30AM-1:00PM

SPIRITUAL GROWTH & MATURITY
CED 202

This course is fundamental to the growth, development, and maturity of the Christian life. The course addresses communication and relationship with God and ones fellow man. It examines the necessity for growth and development.
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A MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN

We welcome you to an exciting semester at AST! Our curriculum is designed to meet the theological-based needs for Ministers, Pastors, Evangelists and lay people of a now generation. We're glad you have chosen Aenon School of Theology and Bible College to obtain and complete your Christian Education goals. Enroll in a class at AST and we can assure you of a quest for life-long learning and a greater found love for the age-old word of God.

To get started, please select from the classes below then click here to begin the registration process. If preferred, you may click here to download the registration form and forward to the Admissions Office or fax it to 310-212-3992.

Grace & Peace, Dean M. Jordan

INDEPENDENT
& ONLINE COURSES

MINISTERIAL PREPARATION
MIN 401

This course requires pastoral approval and is designated for those going into the ministry.  An overview of pastoral skills will be studied in this three-month course and disciplines of the ministry.  This is a special course designed to refine the ministerial and pastoral skills of upper level stu¬dents and facilitate a smooth transition into ministerial service within the local church.


ENGLISH GRAMMAR I
ENG 100

This course is devoted to total elements of functional English. Grammatical usage, sentence structure and paragraph construction. Must have a personal computer.  (Also, test-out is available)


ADVANCE RESEARCH & WRITING TECHNIQUES
ENG 300

Course focuses on expository writing, which explains a subject through illustration, comparison, process or casual relation; as well as, persuasive writing, which uses language as a symbolic means of inducing cooperation. The student will learn to use the investigative process which helps to define purpose, gather data, select, organize information, and develop materials into a unified research paper, thesis or dissertation.

Online Only: Must have computer skills and a personal computer


HERMENEUTICS
THE 204

This course helps the student develop the ability, through study, to gain proper understanding of scripture. Various principles are treated as tools for biblical understanding. Biblical characteristics are examined which enhance scriptures.

INDEPENDENT
& ONLINE COURSES (cont'd)

HISTORY OF PENTECOST
HIS 100

A short historical review from the Apostolic Age to Modern Era is investigated. Also, the History of Pentecostal Organization and the lives of Pentecostal stalwarts are examined. 


​INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
PSY 100

​This course lays the foundation for the study of psychoanalytical theory. It surveys the concepts and theories of psychological thought.


CHRISTIAN ANTHROPOLOGY
THE 508

This course presents counseling from the Christian point of view. Special attention is given to techniques of interviewing and diagnosis of problems. Also a personal analysis of human behavior is explored.


COUNSELING SKILLS I: THE PROBLEM MANAGEMENT APPROACH
PSY 301

This course endeavors to expose the student to the broad array of counseling issues and topics encountered in the church. Special attention is given to “A Survey of Topics in Christian Counseling” emphasis is placed upon what the word of God teaches regarding various issues in addition to a social and/or psychological underpinning.

Two Saturday meetings in the month may be required.
GRADUATE INDEPENDENT
& ONLINE COURSES

OLD TESTAMENT
(Graduate Level Only)
BIB 501

A comprehensive research and study of the Pentateuch, Old Testament  Kings, Prophets, and the evolution of the Hebrew nation.  Purpose and to whom the writer addresses will be discussed.


NEW TESTAMENT
(Graduate Level Only)
BIB 502

A Comprehensive study of the synoptic gospels, New Covenant Church Era, Epistles and apocalyptic writings. 


FOUNDATIONS OF MINISTRY
(Graduate Level)
CED  500
          
An introduction to Christian Education for a new generation combining sound theological and theoretical foundations with practical ministry application.  It examines the roles and responsibilities of Christian Education along with legal and ethical issues.


BIBLICAL WORSHIP PRINCIPLES
(Graduate Level Only or Audit)
MIN 501

This course examines various forms and practices of praise and worship. It includes the roles which prayer and music have played historically and currently play in today’s churches.


THEOLOGIES OF RELIGIOUS EDUCATION
(Graduate Level)
THE 502

This course explores the interactive relationships between religious education and different schools of theology. The impact theology plays in Religious education, theory and practice is analyzed as well as its capability to generate teaching procedures.
BACHELOR DEGREE COURSES
300 series course codes. Three (3) units each.

MASTERS DEGREE COURSES
400 Series course codes. Four (4) units each.

DOCTORATE DEGREE COURSES
600 Series course codes. Six (6) units each.
Additional independent courses are available
with approval from the Dean of College.