BETTER LIVING CLASSES

UTC ADULT EDUCATION MINISTRY

The Universal Truth Center’s Adult Education Ministry makes the universal spiritual principles of New Thought Christianity available to every individual through a wide variety of classes and seminars. The objective of this ministry is to teach students to live healthy, happy, and prosperous lives by releasing the divine potential within them in accordance with Divine Law.


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2021 WINTER TERM CLASS SCHEDULE

MASTER & MASTER PLUS CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

JOHNNIE COLEMON THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
Accredited by Accrediting Commission International

CLASSES BEGIN JANUARY 25, 2021
ALL CLASSES ARE ONLINE


MASTER CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Basic Truth Principles I – Begin your journey to better living by exploring New Thought approaches to traditional Christian concepts of God, Prayer, Jesus, and much more. This is a fundamental class ideal for the New Thinker and the newcomer to New Thought. Come prepared to examine your beliefs and to determine for yourself if they are still fitting.  Prerequisite: NONE. Text: Alternatives: New Approaches to Traditional Christian Beliefs, 10th Printing (W.L. Fisher) and The New Thought Christian (W. Warch). Days & Times:  Mondays, 7:00-9:00 pm for 11 weeks.  Teacher: D. Parrott-Lee.  Credits:  3


Basic Truth Principles II – Continuation of Basic Truth I with a broader study of New Thought beliefs.  Prerequisite:  Basic Truth I.  Text:  Lessons in Truth, Centennial Edition (H. E. Cady).  Days & Times:  Mondays, 7:00-9:00 pm for 11 weeks.  Teacher: M. Solomon.  Credits: 3


Bible V:  New Testament II (Metaphysical) – Explore an in-depth study of Jesus from his birth, to His Resurrection, and to His Ascension while engaging in metaphysical study and interpretation.  Prerequisite:  Bible I- IV.  Text:  Your Hope of Glory (E. S. Turner).  Day & Time:  Thursdays, 7-9 pm for 11 weeks.  Teacher:  N. Emanuel.  Credits:  3


Principles of Prayer – (Title for class) Prayer is not a practice we engage in to change God. It is a conscious expression of humanity to make contact with his/her divinity. Take the Principles of Prayer class to refresh or deepen your understanding of or prayer and meditation. Clear up praying amiss, experience your life in a new way. Prerequisite:  Basic Truth Principles I & II.  Text:  Teach Us to Pray (C. Fillmore).  Days & Times:  Thursdays, 6:30pm-8:30pm 10 weeks.   Teacher:  S. Taylor.  Credits: 3.

MASTER PLUS CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

MASTER’S PLUS PROGRAM SESSION II: (PRA) This course offers you the opportunity to study the Gospel of John from a metaphysical perspective. Biblical theme (The Word of God, The I Am statement of Jesus and their practical application will be explored. Prerequisite: Master’s Plus Program Session I. Text: Mysteries of John (Fillmore). Time: 7 pm. Teacher: Rev Charles M. Taylor Credits: 3 (required course)

WORKSHOP

2 Part workshop Series – A Look at the Bible, History, and Today? In January: Plagues and Pandemics. In February: Disasters–Natural and Man-made. Prerequisite:  None.  Text: None.   Day & Time:  Part 1-Saturday, January 30th, 10:00am 12:00.  Part 2 – Saturday, February 27th, 10:00am 12:00.  Teacher:  Rev. Yanick Douyon. Credits 0


WELCOME!

We’re so glad you’ve decided to take some classes!



REGISTRATION INFORMATION

IN PERSON

You may register in person from Sunday to Thursday at the Universal Truth Center.

ONLINE

Selected classes are available online.  The registration fee for these classes is $65.00 (includes registration and love offering).  Students MUST register at UTC before the first online class.

BY MAIL

Complete a Class Registration envelope and enclose your check in the envelope.  Mail your registration to the Adult Education Ministry at the Universal Truth Center.   Register Early.   Registrations are processed on a first-come, first-served basis.

CREDITS

Students in the Master Certificate and Master Plus programs earn 3 credits for all required classes and 2 credits for all elective classes held for 10 weeks.  Electives are not offered in the Master Plus Program.  Students of the Life Enhancement Studies do not receive credits.

BOOKS AND SUPPLIES

Faculty will discuss class texts and other required materials at the first class meeting.  All required and supplemental books for classes are available at the Illuminations Bookstore on the Universal Truth Center.  Students are encouraged to purchase books from the UTC bookstore to ensure their book is from the same publisher used in the class or workshop.  Class books should be purchased before the first day of class.

CLASS DURATIONS

All Master Certificate Program required classes meet for 11-weeks.  All elective classes meet for 10-weeks.  The Master Plus Program classes meet for 12-weeks.  Details about the duration of Life Enhancement Classes are included in the class descriptions.

REGISTRATION FEES

The registration fee for Master Certificate Program classes is $15.00.  The registration fee for all Master Plus Program sessions is $75.00.    The registration fee for online classes is $65.00.  ALL registration fees are non-refundable.  All registrations received on or after the first class meeting are assessed a $5.00 late fee.  There are some FREE classes but a love offering is encouraged.  Some classes do not require registration and it is stated in the class description.

REFUNDS

If your class is canceled for any reason, a refund check will be mailed to you two weeks after the cancellation of the class.   All issues regarding refunds MUST be directed to the Adult Education Registrar.

REGISTER EARLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!