Ministry Development Certificate Program
Designed to help Cowboy Church Leaders increase their Biblical Knowledge and Understanding
A Bible that is not studied carefully cannot be followed carefully.John MacArthur
Opening Cohort Weekends 2023
January 20 & 21 – Stephenville, Texas (Cowboy Church of Erath County)
January 27 & 28 – Scottsboro, Alabama (Trading Post Cowboy Church)
Closing Cohort Weekends 2023
April 21 & 22 – Stephenville, Texas (Cowboy Church of Erath County)
April 28 & 29 – Scottsboro, Alabama (Trading Post Cowboy Church)
Registration Deadline: Jan 4, 2023 (to avoid $50 late fee)
Sign Up for Spring Classes
What is MDCP?
The AFCC is offering a 3-year Ministry Development Certificate Program geared towards greatly enhancing the theological breadth, depth and competency of those who are called by God to be spiritual leaders in the cowboy church community.
Who Can Take the Courses?
Courses will be offered to Cowboy Church Leaders who have limited theological education or training.
- Senior Pastors
- Assistant Pastors
- Lay Pastors
- Team Leaders
- Ministry Staff
- Other Ministers in the AFCC
How Much Does it Cost?
$200 per course or $800 per year. Total cost of $2400 for all 3 years*.
*AFCC Pastors, Ministry Staff and spouses will receive a $200 credit after completing all four courses in Year 1: Foundations. This credit will go towards the first course in Year 2: Advanced.
- How We Got Our Bible
- Principles of Biblical Interpretation
- Christian Doctrine
- Hands on Ministry Toolbox
- Spiritual Formation
- Worldviews Infiltrating Your Church
- Current Issues Facing the 21st-Century Church
- Christianity vs Atheism & Creationism vs Evolutionism
- Politics and the Church & Christian Ethics
- Great Leaders
- Biblical Servant Leadership
Qualified Instructors Needed
This is an opportunity to serve and help develop disciples who look upon ministry as an adventure in excellence with God. Please contact us to find out if you qualify.
Contact Us for Details
If you are a church leader and interested in completing the 3-Year MDCP or would like to be an instructor, please contact James “Mac” McLeod.
Lead Team Members
- James “Mac” McLeod, Director. Powderly, TX.
- Werth Mayes, Asst. Director. Stephenville, TX.