NYIBS Courses are offered on Monday and Wednesday Evenings at Calvary Chapel, 30 Maple Parkway, Staten Island, NY 10303.
On Monday evenings there are two class sessions. Class session times are 7:00-8:25pm and 8:35-10:00pm. On Wednesday evenings there is one class session beginning at 7:30pm and ending at 9:00pm.
See the Registration Tab of this site for a list of courses that will be offered during our up-coming term.
Bible Survey (Four Bible Survey courses are required for all NYIBS certificates) Bible Survey 1 – The Pentateuch - A Survey of Genesis – Deuteronomy Bible Survey 2 – The Historical Books - A Survey of Joshua – Esther Bible Survey 3 – The Poetic Books - A Survey of Job – Song of Solomon Bible Survey 4 – The Prophetic Books - A Survey of Isaiah – Malachi Bible Survey 5 - The Gospels and Acts - A Survey of the Gospels and Acts Bible Survey 6 – The Epistles - A Survey of Romans – Revelation
Theology Survey (Four Theology Survey courses are required for all NYIBS certificates) Theology Survey 1 - God & the Bible Theology Survey 2 - Christ & Salvation Theology Survey 3 - The Holy Spirit and the Church Theology Survey 4 - Humanity and Sin Theology Survey 5 - Angels and the End of the Age
Christian Life & Witness (electives) CLW 1 - Basic Christianity - What's It All About CLW 2 - Spiritual Disciplines - Basic Principles of Discipleship CLW 3 - Apologetics - Defending the Faith CLW 4 - Sharing Your Faith/Using Your Gifts - Faith in Practice
Church Leadership (electives) Church Leadership 1 - An Intro to Spiritual Leadership Church Leadership 2 - The Personal Life of a Leader Church Leadership 3 - Effective Spiritual Leadership Church Leadership 4 - Reproducing Spiritual Leaders
Congregational Care (electives) Congregational Care 1 - Shepherding Congregational Care 2 - Visitation Congregational Care 3 - Practical Counseling Principles Congregational Care 4 - Trauma and Crisis Counseling Congregational Care 5 - Ministering to the Terminally Ill
Counseling (electives) (Taught in conjunction with The American Association of Christian Counselors' Certificate Program) Counseling 1101 - Introduction to Biblical Counseling Counseling 1102 - Faith & Life Counseling 1103 - Marriage & Family Counseling 1104 - Challenging Issues in Biblical Counseling Counseling 1105 - Emerging Issues in Biblical Counseling
Counseling 2101 - Foundations of Spiritual Care Counseling 2102 - Helping Process, Skills & Working with Tough Cases Counseling 2103 - Applications in Mood Change, Medicine & Addictions Counseling 2104 - Applications in Crisis Care & Relationships Counseling 2105 - The Ethics of Care and Helping Ministry in the Church
Life Recovery Coaching (electives) (Taught in conjunction with The American Association of Christian Counselors' Certificate Program) Life Recovery Coaching 1011 Life Recovery Coaching 1012 Life Recovery Coaching 2011 Life Recovery Coaching 2012 Life Recovery Coaching 3011 Life Recovery Coaching 3012
Ministry of the Local Church (electives) Ministry of the Local Church 1 Ministry of the Local Church 2 Ministry of the Local Church 3 Ministry of the Local Church 4
The Christian Communicator (electives) The Christian Comm. 1 - Studying the Bible - From Interpretation to Presentation, Pt 1 The Christian Comm. 2 - Studying the Bible - From Interpretation to Presentation, Pt 2 The Christian Communicator 3 - Developing Bible-Based Lessons & Messages The Christian Communicator 4 - Delivering Bible-Based Lessons & Messages
The Story of God's Church (electives) The Story of God's Church 1 - The Ancient Church The Story of God's Church 2 - The Medieval Church The Story of God's Church 3 - The Renaissance Church The Story of God's Church 4 - The Modern Church
Theology Cohort (electives) (Prerequisite - at least 4 Theology Survey Courses) Theology Cohort 1 - Discussions in Theology Theology Cohort 2 - Discussions in Theology Theology Cohort 3 - Discussion in Theology Theology Cohort 4 - Discussion in Theology
Urban Ministry (electives) Urban Ministry 1 - Introduction to Urban Ministry Urban Ministry 2 - The Next Christians Urban Ministry 3 - Ministering to the Poor and Disadvantaged Urban Ministry 4 - Communicating Christ to the Urban Community
Women of the Bible (electives) Women of the Bible 1 - Extraordinary Women of the Old Testament Women of the Bible 2 - Extraordinary Women of the New Testament Women of the Bible 3 - Bad Girls of The Bible Women of the Bible 4 - Women Whose Faith Changed Their World
World Religions (electives) World Religions 1 - Introduction to the Qu'ran World Religions 2 - Islamic Theology and Outreach World Religions 3 - Roman Catholicism World Religions 4 - Modernism/Post-Modernism