The School of Ministry, located on the campus of Calvary Albuquerque, is a ten-month, two-semester academic and practical ministry experience program.

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School of Ministry Canceled for 2014/2015 School Year

Exciting changes are coming to the School of Ministry! To allow us ample time to develop our new approach, the School of Ministry at Calvary Albuquerque is canceled for the 2014/2015 school year. Look for details in December 2014 about our new program.

The Vision

Our vision is to provide a unique combination of academic excellence and practical ministry training. This one-year, on-site program is intended to lay a strong academic and spiritual foundation which prepares the Christian for a lifetime of service.

Matthew 22:37-38
Worship: Loving God in response to His love for us is manís highest calling.
Matthew 22:39
Edification: Building up the body of Christ through the proper use of spiritual gifts.
Mark 16:15, Acts 1:8
Evangelism: Reaching the lost for the glory of the Father through the love of Christ by the power of the Holy Spirit.


Dr. Nelson Walker Dr. Nelson Walker is the Dean of Academics at Calvary Albuquerque's School of Ministry Skip Heitzig Skip Heitzig is the President of Calvary Albuquerque's School of Ministry

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Biblical Discipleship / Counseling The purposeful application of Godís Word to lifeís situations. Hermeneutics The science and artful practice of biblical interpretation with an overview of interpretive systems.
Old Testament This one-semester course is a survey of each OT book within its historical timeline. It examines the chronological structure, types of writing, and the original intent of God’s promised salvation in light of the New Testament fulfillment. New Testament This one semester course is a survey of each NT book within its historical context, which examines the original intent of the author and the continuous timeless application of God’s Word.
Church History A survey of how Jesus Christ has been using people and movements to build His Kingdom from the first to the twenty-first century. Missions The Great Commission, cultural relevance, and world evangelism.
Theology I Theology I is a one-semester survey of theological systems, doctrines pertaining to who God is and how He has revealed Himself, man, sin, and the angelic realm. Theology II Theology II is a one-semester survey of doctrines pertaining to what God is doing, the church, the nature of salvation, and last things.
Worldview Apologetics Worldview apologetics is designed to train the Christian in methods and information which defend the Christian faith in a post-modern relativistic culture. Evangelism This course is designed to develop a biblical view of evangelism and a passion to actually evangelize.


Class Schedule Monday – Friday, 8:00 – 11:30 am
Practical Ministry Training Five hours of practical ministry each week.
Church Attendance Wednesday evening service
One of four weekend services
Prayer room counseling after the service
Greeting before service