The School of Ministry (SOM) is an 11-week training course in homiletics and hermeneutics. This is a survey course that explores the science and art of preaching and various interpretations or schools of thought by holding it up to the light of the Word of Elohim. Studying homiletics and hermeneutics will help students become well-versed workmen of the scriptures (2 Timothy 2:15) and exceptional presenters of the Word of Elohim. This course awards you the opportunity to deepen your understanding of the Word of Elohim by studying the root and building thereupon, line upon line, precept by precept while receiving extensive Biblical teaching.


Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to serve as exceptional presenters of the Word of Elohim with clarity, understanding, knowledge, revelation, and through life application.

The exploration of this course involves the following components:

  • A palatable knowledge of the art and science of homiletics
  • The structure of applicable homiletics principle usages
  • Homiletics and Hermeneutics in the context of definition and theoretical usage
  • Seeing the Light of Yeshua revealed in & through the Scriptures, everyday life, and through objects
  • Identification of the essential components of effective homiletics and hermeneutics
  • Exploring various preaching styles of art and science in each presentation of the Word
  • Application of effective speaking and/or writing principles and techniques to the subject matter
  • Application of critical thinking skills prior to serving the Bread of Life
  • Link and synthesize information learned in this course to the greater body of knowledge related to preaching