Minors

MINOR IN BIBLE TEXT

BIB 110

Survey of the Old Testament

BIB 120

Survey of the New Testament

2

Additional Old Testament course

2

Additional New Testament course in Pauline Text

2

Additional New Testament course in non-Pauline Text

2

Plus 8 additional hours of BIB text or language courses (six hours must be upper division)*

8

18 hours

*The student must complete at least 6 hours in Bible courses, required and/or elective, at Freed-Hardeman University.

 

MINOR in Biblical languages

BIB 261

New Testament Greek I

3

BIB 262

New Testament Greek II

3

BIB 263

Elementary Hebrew I

3

BIB 264

Elementary Hebrew II

3

BIB 361

New Testament Greek Readings

3

BIB 362

New Testament Greek Exegesis

3

18 hours



 
     

MINOR IN CHRISTIAN APOLOGETICS

PHI 243

Introduction to Philosophy (W)

3

PHI 245

History of Philosophy I (W) OR

3

PHI 246

History of Philosophy II (W)

(3)

BIB 299E/399E

The Problem of Suffering

3

BIB/PHI 344

Ethics

3

PHI 345

Philosophy of Evolution and Creation

3

BIB 443

Critical Thinking

3

18 hours



 
     

MINOR IN MINISTRY

BIB 237

Fundamentals of Youth Ministry

3

BIB 331

Organization and Administration of Bible

3

BIB 343

Christian Worship

3

BIB 345

Contemporary Concerns

3

PLUS

Choice of six hours from the following:

6

BIB 130

Personal Evangelism

(3)

BIB/COM 231

Preparation and Delivery of Sermons

(3)

BIB 232

Missionary Principles and Practices

(3)

BIB 330

Congregational Ministry

(3)

BIB 333W

Teaching the Bible to Children (women only)

(3)

BIB 433

Personal Counseling

(3)

18 hours



 
     

MINOR IN MISSIONS

BIB 200

Bible Basis of Missions

2

BIB 232

Missionary Principles and Practices

3

BIB/COM 236

Intercultural Communications OR

3

BIB 351

Missionary Anthropology

(3)

BIB 432

Seminar in Missions

3

PLUS

 

Choice of six hours from the following (three hours must be upper-division):

6

BIB 130

Personal Evangelism

(3)

BIB 239/339/439

Area Mission Studies

(3)

BIB 332

History of Missions

(3)

BIB 338

Urban Church Growth

(3)

BIB 342

Current Religious Thought

(3)

BIB 433

Personal Counseling

(3)

BIB 436

Encountering Islam

(3)

BIB 445

World Religions (W)

(3)

18 hours



 
     

MINOR IN PREACHING

BIB/COM 231

Preparation and Delivery of Sermons

3

BIB 336

Electronic Media Evangelism

3

BIB 343

Christian Worship

3

BIB 345

Contemporary Concerns

3

BIB 433 

Personal Counseling

3

BIB 435/529

Expository Preaching

3

 

18 hours



 
     

MINOR IN YOUTH AND FAMILY MINISTRY

BIB/FAM 230

Marriage and the Family

3

BIB 237

Fundamentals of Youth Ministry

3

BIB 337

Adolescent Spiritual Development

3

BIB 396

Youth Ministry Internship

3

BIB 433

Personal Counseling

3

BIB 437

Seminar in Youth and Family Ministry

3

18 hours