* All Seminars are free of charge, held evenings at 6:30 p.m. and last approximately 45 minutes.
Thursday, Jan. 17, 6:30 p.m.
Professor Andi Grant
Title: You Can't Make Me! Motivation in the Classroom
Sit Down! Be Quiet! Because I said so!
When children aren't motivated to learn, they act out. When adults aren't motivated to learn, they zone out...or quit coming. Keep students engaged longer by learning about different types of motivation and how it affects learning and student success.
Thursday Feb 7, 6:30 pm.
Professor Scott Gribble
Title: Going Deeper with Online Bible Study Sites
Whether you are preparing lessons or doing your own Bible study, there are multiple free online resources available to help you go deeper in your study. This class will introduce the students to a few of the more popular sites and help them immediately start using the resources.
Thursday March 14, 6:30 pm.
Professor Dave Robinson
Title: Parables of Jesus
Over one third of the teaching of Jesus in the first three Gospels is in the form of parables. This seminar will seek to define what parables are and suggest some guidelines for understanding them better.
Thursday April 11, 6:30 pm.
Professor Aaron Prohs
Title: The Old Testament in the New
There are close to 2600 different references of the Old Testament in the New Testament! This seminar is an introduction into why the NT authors use the OT and the different kinds of ways that they do. And why this is important for our understanding of the Bible.