“Watch your life and doctrine closely. Persevere in them, because if you do, you will save both yourself and your hearers.” 1 Timothy 4:16
Valleys School of Theology seeks to make ministry training more accessible and support those who love to learn practically.
The course majors on personal holiness, discipleship and commitment to the local Church, testing the call through various opportunities to serve at Noddfa.
The course intends to prepare students for further study and/or other opportunities can be made available to become part of the Ministry team at Noddfa with a long term goal to plant churches across the Welsh Valleys.
The course runs over two academic years.
Lectures are held on Saturday mornings 9am-Noon (Term Time) at Noddfa Church where students will be asked to discuss the weekly reading.
Key texts that will be studied.
Cost of Discipleship – Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Holiness – JC Ryle
Life Together – Dietrich Bonhoeffer
The New Man Romans 6 – Dr Martyn Lloyd Jones
Preaching Pure and Simple – Stuart Olyott
Introducing Major Theologians – Michael Reeves
One to one Pastoral meetings will then follow during the week to discuss the content.
Students will have opportunity to preach, lead small groups and prayer meetings at Noddfa Church during their time with us.
Students will gain vital experience in community outreach and Evangelism serving in our Foodshare, Youth work and Homeless Ministries.