This academic program is designed specifically for men preparing for the full-time pastorate. Students will receive instruction in areas such as Biblical languages, discipleship, homiletics, hermeneutics, youth ministry, and church business. All Bible majors include extensive education in Bible doctrines.
While attending the First Baptist Church of Hammond, Indiana, students learn from pulpit preaching, invitations, baptismal services, funerals, weddings, business meetings, and much more. Each student studies the varied, successful ministries of the First Baptist Church and has the opportunity to be involved in these ministries, which include the following: