Igniting and Equipping you to shift culture and impact nations.
A 15 month in class module that will propel you into your destiny, call, and purpose.
Build a strong Biblical Foundation with supernatural power of the Holy Spirit.
The 21st Century School of leadership
A Spirit-led, God Encounter Leadership School
Study Programs Offered
This program of higher education offers diploma or associate’s degree. For leaders & potential leaders desiring further study, spiritual growth, igniting passion for God & leadership skills training. They are eligible to enroll in the five-fold internships Cost per course is $55.00 per course with electronic manual included, hard copy manual and a course $65.
This track offers students desiring ministerial credentials and/or charters along with a higher education, personal growth, igniting and leadership skills you will be part of an internship in the five-fold ministry gifts and find your place in the seven mountain spheres. You will be trained to lead churches, missions, ministry outreaches or marketplace influence. These students are eligible for five-fold internship. (YOU MUST REQUEST A SEPARATE APPLICATION FOR CREDENTIALS AND / OR CHARTERS.) Cost per course is $65.00 with electronic manual and $75.00 for course and hard copy of manual.
You will receive course credit, grades and a diploma, associate's degree or bachelor’s degree depending on your course of study.
Persons desiring further study who are interested in enhancing their spiritual lives or ministry. This program is designed for those who do not want a diploma or degree and are primarily taking courses for enrichment. You may register for these courses on or before the first night of class. You can audit a course, with no requirements for homework; no course credit will be provided. Cost per course is $25.00, with hard copy manual $35 per course
Courses can be taken on line or you can partner with FIM and 21st Century School of Leadership, where we have class room courses available.
After course completions a six month internship is offered with internships for those called into the Five-Fold ministry gifts of
Apostle, Prophet, Pastor, Teacher and Evangelist.
**ACCEPTANCE AND / OR COMPLETION OF STUDY PROGRAMS DOES NOT AUTOMATICALLY QUALIFY YOU FOR MINISTERIAL CREDENTIALS. THE CHARACTER OF THE PERSON AND THE CALL OF GOD ARE ALWAYS PLACED AS THE FIRST REASONS TO LICENSE OR ORDINATION ANYONE. FIM BOARD REVIEWS AND INTERVIEWS EACH CANDIDATE FOR CREDENTIALS.
21st Century Leadership School
Activate, Ignite and Equip Leaders
Basic Ministerial Courses Diploma Program:
January 9th – February 20th 2019 6:00 – 9:00 pm
#102 FOUNDATIONS OF LEADERSHIP COURSE: An in-depth biblical study of discipleship, leadership, the call of God, and the cost of serving Christ. Discussion of Servant-hood, leadership styles, personality assessment, and Godly of authority. Requires course manual and the book “A Tale of Three Kings” by Gene Edwards
COURSE #103 APOSTOLIC/ FIVE FOLD & TEAM MINISTRY: A practical and biblical approach to maturing leaders, restoring balance honor and integrity to the offices. A look at each operation of the five folds offices. How to develop team ministry
Self Study January 15, 2019 – August 1, 2019. Final due August 21st
COURSE #108 NEW TESTAMENT SURVEY: Overview of the entire New Testament utilizing A New Testament Survey Manual and the Bible. This is a study intensive course of basic theology. You will have six months of independent study to complete this course.
February 27th – April 10th – 2019 6:00 – 9:00 pm
COURSE #104 DELIVERANCE: Biblically based, scriptural realities of deliverance for today and the real power of God to set people free. Beginning look at discernment; is it demonic, flesh or self? "Defeating Dark Angels" by Dr. Charles Kraft. Ministerial Counseling, generational profile, sin and its influence, power of forgiving and releasing.
COURSE #100 FOUNDATIONS OF PRAYER “WITH CHRIST IN THE SCHOOL PRAYER” Requires the timeless book by A. Murray, we will set the foundation for life of prayer and intimacy with the Father and glean revelation of Jesus as intercessor & Lord.
April 17th – May 22nd 2019 6:00 – 9:00 pm
COURSE#101 HEARING GOD’S VOICE AND FUNDAMENTALSOF DISCIPLESHIP: Biblical view and understanding of how to hear God for your personal life & ministry. Moving from membership to discipleship. How to pray, read the word & lead someone to Christ. Applying & teaching New Testament doctrine fundamentals to all believers.
COURSE #105 PULPIT MINISTRY: Clinical and applied skills of expository preaching, public speaking and lectern protocols. Each student will present six speeches, which will be evaluated as a tool to enhance speaking skills and delivery. Learn how to formulate clear Spirit led messages and altar ministry.
BREAK May 29 – July 9th
July 10 – August 21st 2019 6:00 – 9:00 pm
COURSE #106 APPLIED MINISTRY FUNCTIONS: Hands on training for service duties of ministers i.e.; weddings, funerals, baptisms, communion, offerings, altar ministry, hospital visits and ecumenical services.
COURSE #204 KINGDOM GOVERNMENT: An in-depth look at the biblical governmental workings of the church. How the government of the church or ministry should be established and how to bring reformation to faulty structures. Look at eldership, work of the diaconate and board structure for church or ministries.
Advanced Ministerial Courses Associates Degree Program:
(Students must have basic & advanced courses to qualify for a degree)
Advanced classes August 28th – Oct 9th 6:00 – 9:00 pm
COURSE #202 Person of the HOLY SPIRIT: The spirit of God must lead every minister. Renewal for the leader, discipline of seeking God’s face, being anointed to do the work. Understanding of the gifts and the Person of the Holy Spirit. Knowing there is miracle power for today.
Course# 300 Supernatural Royalty: Knowing your identity in the lineage of the King, shifting from orphan to kings’ kid. Becoming settled in who you really are in Christ. Need to purchase the book “Supernatural Ways of Royalty” by Kris Vallaton & Bill Johnson
Self-Study September 11th 2019 to April 1, 2020
COURSE #201 OLD TESTAMENT SURVEY: An overview survey for basic theology of Genesis through Malachi. You will have an Old Testament Survey Manual to work from. You will have seven months of independent study to complete this course. Final Due April 1, 2020
Graduation June 2020 – After completing courses there is a six-month internship for Five- Fold Ministry Gifts. Apostle, Prophet, Pastor, Teacher and Evangelist.
October 16 – Dec 11 6:00 – 9:00 pm
COURSE#206 Comparative Religion: A Study of the basic tenants of Christian faith then comparing those tenants to other religions, cults or church systems.
Course #301 CULTURE OF HONOR: “Culture of Honor”
Empowering servant leadership and shifting from culture of competition to one of honor
Need to purchase the book “Culture of Honor” Book by Danny Silk. Amazon $10
Break Dec 12th 2019 – January 7th 2020
January 8th- February 19 2020 6:00 -9:00 pm
COURSE #203 CONFLICT RESOLUTION: Students will learn how to implement and apply sound biblical resolution to difficult situations. How to confront issues before they become explosive. Provide you with skills in dealing with other personality types.
COURSE #303 “ Influencing the Seven Mountains” Taking every culture for Kingdom purposes, based on Book by Johnny Enlow The seven mountain prophecy. Concerns the culture shaping influence of the church in every sphere of culture.
February 26th – April 8th 6:00 – 9:00 pm 2 courses
COURSE #107 ETHICS: Study of tough real-life issues facing ministers and leaders. Biblical application of God’s standards for those who are called to ministry. Study cultural values verses biblical values in finances, ministry presentation, lifestyle and relationships.
COURSE #205 MISSIONS: Unfolds the biblical mandate for missions at home and abroad Discussions on short term and long-term mission work. Relating and establishing missions as apart of your ministry. Students who take this course can sign up for short-term mission project that can be applied to their final grades and degree projects.
Mission Journey: We will be journeying to Zambia and other African nations April 15- April 30 2020. You can apply for a slot to be on the ministry team. The cost is approximately $3,000 per person. That’s airfare, lodging, food, visa’s and immunizations. Some of our team will take four weeks into Africa; from April 15- May 15. That is a higher cost, with additional countries added.
Internships: From June – August, Training will be on Wednesday evenings 6:30 -9:00 pm. Twice a month will have specific training with a five-fold mentor in your primary gift developing you in one of the five-fold offices. Once a month all five-fold will join together to train, cross train and learn to flow together. September to Dec 5th you will be required to serve in internships in several areas of service and training modules within churches, business’s or NGO’s. This will be from June to Dec 5th, 2020.