J-Term and Spring 2015 Text Book List


Marriage and Family

Eggerichs, Emerson.  Love & Respect.  Brentwood, TN: Integrity

Publishers, 2004. ISBN: 1-59145-187-6

History and Philosophy of Spiritual Formation  -- J-Term

Webber, Robert E., Ancient-Future Evangelism: Making Your Church a Faith-Forming Community. Grand Rapids, Mi: Baker, 2003.   ISBN-13: 978-0801091605

Hull, Bill, The Complete Book of Discipleship: On Being and Making Followers of Christ. Colorado Springs, Co.: NavPress, 2006.  ISBN-13: 978-1576838976

Spring 2015


Coppedge, William Allen, The Biblical Principles of Discipleship. Grand Rapids, Mi.: Zondervan, 1989. ISBN-13: 978-0310753506


Demarest, Bruce, Satisfy Your Soul: Restoring the Heart of Christian Spirituality. Colorado Springs: NavPress, 1999. ISBN-13: 978-1576831304

Drury, David, Me to We: Uniting With the Church Community Marion, In.: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2012.  ISBN-13:  978-0898274837


History of Civilization:

Robert R. Edger, et al, Civilizations Past and Present, Twelfth Edition. Pearson Longman: New York, 2008.

               ISBN: 978-0205574308


Victor P. Hamilton. Handbook on the Pentateuch, 2nd Edition. Grand Rapids, Mi: Baker Book House, 2005.

               ISBN: 978-081027161

Polisar, Barry Louis. Telling the Story: A Passover Haggadah Explained. Silver Springs, Md.: Rainbow Morning Music, 2007.  ISBN: 0938663518

Dorsey, David A.  The Literary Structure of the Old Testament: A Commentary on Genesis – Malachi.  Baker Book House: Grand Rapids, 1999.  ISBN: 978-0801027932        Recommended – not required


OT 432 Isaiah - Jeremiah

Bullock, C. Hassell.  An Introduction to the Old Testament Prophetic Books. Chicago, Illinois:  Moody Publishers, 2007. ISBN-13: 978-0-8024-4154-6.


OT 332 Psalms and Wisdom Literature

Bullock, C. Hassell. An Introduction to the Old Testament Poetic Books. Chicago: Moody, 1988.  ISBN-13: 978-0-8024-4157-7.


NT 352 I and II Corinthians

Schenck, Kenneth, I and II Corinthians: A Bible Commentary for Bible Students.  Indianapolis, Indiana: The Wesleyan Publishing House, 2006.  ISBN: 0-89827-309-9.


NT 252 Galatians/Thessalonians

Wilson, Earle, Deasley, Alex and Callen, Barry. Galatians, Philippians, Colossians:  A Commentary for Bible Students. Indianapolis, Indiana: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2007.  ISBN -13: 978-0-89827-307-6.

Woolsey, Warren.  I and II Thessalonians: Aa Bible Commentary in the Wesleyan Tradition. Indianapolis, Indiana: Wesleyan Publishing House, 1997.  ISBN: 0-89827-188-6.

ED 301 Teaching the Exceptional Child

Special Education in Contemporary Society, an Introduction to Exceptionality, 4th ed. by Richard M. Gargiulo.

Sage Publications, Inc., 2012

ISBN: 978-1-4129-8893-3

Inclusion: 450 Strategies for Success; A Practical Guide for all Educators who Teach Students With Disabilities, by Peggy A Hammeken. Peytral Publications, Inc., 2000. ISBN: 1-890455-25-3

Broadcast Communication

Hendricks, John Allen, and Bruce Mims. Keith's Radio Station: Broadcast, Internet, and Satellite. Burlington, MA: Focal Press, 2014. ISBN: 978-0240821160

Introduction to Filed Ministry

"Seven Laws of the Learner ISBN 978-1590524527

Teaching With Style                    

Here is the website for the workbook http://www.walkthru.org/…/teaching-with-style-workbook-deta…-

History of Missions

The Dynamics of Christian Mission, History through a Missiological Perspective

by Paul E. Pierson

Copyright 2009 or latest copyright


William Carey International University Press,

1539 E. Howard St.,

Pasadena, CA 91104,

(626) 398-2106


Freshman English 102

College Composition Workshop by James A. Chapman

Abeka Books (latest copyright 2010 (This cannot be a used copy.)

ISBN 16516601

Using Sources Effectively by Robert A. Harris, Third Edition or latest


Pyrczak Publishing

Copyright 2011 or latest copyright (This cannot be a used copy.)

ISBN 1-884585-93-0

Handbook of Grammar and Composition,

Fourth edition by James A. Chapman (or latest edition)

ISBN 978006109300


Effective Teaching Methods Research-Based Practice, by Gary D. Borich

8th Edition

Copyright 2014

by Pearson Education, Inc.


ISBN-13: 978-0-13-284960-9

Learning Styles Reaching Everyone God Gave You to Teach latest edition by Marlene D. LeFever         

ISBN 0-7814-5117-5

Creative Teaching Methods Be an Effective Christian Teacher by Marlene D. Lefever, Copyright 2004 Not required but good to have.


Texts: The Indigenous Church (A Complete Handbook On How to Grow Young Churches) by Melvin L. Hodges, Gospel Publishing House, Springfield, Missouri,

Copyright 1999 (or most recent)

ISBN - 0-88243-527-2

Mission in the Third Millennium by Chuck Gailey

Nazarene Publishing House, Kansas City, Missouri

Copyright 2001 (or most recent)

ISBN - 083-411-8475

Vistas: The Changing Face of Nazarene Missions by R. Franklin Cook

Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City

Copyright 2009 (or most recent)

ISBN - 978-0-8341-2462-2

Paul Orjala: The Man, The Mission by R. Franklin Cook

Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City

Copyright 2009 (or most recent)

ISBN – 978-0-8341-2461-5

Romans and Galatians (NT 322)

Clarke, Adam: Romans  note- this commentary is available in many formats online and in the library

Text: NBBC, Romans 2-Volume Set - A Commentary in the Wesleyan Tradition

Author: George Lyons, Dr. William Greathouse

Publisher: Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City

ISBN: ?  083-412-3622 and 083-412-3630

Gospels NT221

TEXT:  The Bible and a harmony of your choosing

Recommended but not required Bible-

                Smith, F. LaGard, The Narrated Bible in Chronological Order, Harvest House: Eugene OR

                ISBN – 0-7369-0239-2

Systematic Theology TH332

Text: Profiles in Wesleyan Theology (Volumes 1- 3)

Author: Leslie D. Wilcox

Publisher: Schmul Publishing Co., Inc. Salem, OH / 1984

ISBN: - none recorded

Tech/Bible Study (Logos)  MT 110

The materials will not need to be handled through the book store

Senior Seminar:

Noeble, David A. Understanding the Times Revised 2nd Edition. Manitou Springs:Summit Press, 2006 ISBN: 0-936163-00-3.

Noebel, David & Chuck Edwards. Countering Culture. Nashville: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 2004 ISBN: 080545888-3.

Introduction to Homiletics

Braga, James. How to Prepare Bible Messages. Portland, OR: Multnomah Press, 2005  ISBN: 1-59052-451-9

Theology of Holiness

Yocum, Dale.  The Holy Way.  Salem, OH: Schmul Publishing Co., Inc., 1984. ISBN: 0-88019-070-1.

        Lorimer, Thomas.  If There is a God.  Shoals, IN: Country Pines, 2009 ISBN: 978-1-934447-28-4.


Hiebert, Paul G. Cultural Anthropology. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Academic, 1983. Second Edition. ISBN: 978-08010-4273-7.

Campbell, Evvy Hay, Susan Greener, A. Scott Moreau, et. al. Effective Intercultural Communication: A Christian Perspective. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Academic, 2014. ISBN: 978-08010-2663-8.