M.A. in Pastoral Ministry

CHMN 539 Church Growth and the Equipping Pastor








Professor: Joseph Kidder
Date: October 11-15, 2015
Location: Southeastern California Conference Office, Riverside, California

Course Description:

This class is an examination of church growth principles with a special emphasis on the role of the pastor as an equipper. The student will be exposed to the harvest potential of unchurched people, as well as receiving exposes to a biblical theology of reaching the lost. The course will further expose the student to friendship evangelism, helping plateaued and declining churches become revitalized, church planting, the role of the laity and the usage of spiritual gifts.

Class Resources:

Reservation Form (The reservation period is now closed for this class. Thank you)
Course Syllabus
Location Information                                            

Student Attendee List:

  1. Ira Barksdale, Jr
  2. Matthew Belonio
  3. Shawna Campbell
  4. Germeen Fargo
  5. Stew Harty
  6. Jonathan Hayasaka
  7. Michael Henry
  8. Kelly Kessinger
  9. Jorge Larrondo
  10. Enoch Lee
  11. Danny Marenco
  12. Victor Martinez Ortega
  13. Tim McMillen
  14. Elbert Moralde
  15. Orville Ortiz
  16. Elisabeth Parent
  17. David Pikop
  18. Adam Ramdin
  19. Anita Roberts
  20. Valencio Robinson
  21. Elizer Sacay
  22. Peter Thomas
  23. Philip Tse
  24. Edward Urbina
  25. Jennifer Woody