About the Seminary Extension Program

First Gonzales is partnering with New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary to offer a Pastoral Ministry Certificate. Classes are fully accredited and can be applied toward an Associate's or Bachelor's Degree.

Christian Doctrine

Those wanting to participate in the next NOBTS seminary certificate course, "Christian Doctrine" need to make plans to come to the first class on Monday, February 3rd at 6:30 p.m. The course will conclude with the final exam on March 16th.

The class will meet at First Baptist Church Gonzales in the chapel which is located at the back of the facility. Please park in the south-side parking lot.

New students will need to bring a check for $125 made out to First Baptist Church Gonzales. It is very important that you bring the check in order to register, otherwise, your registration will be delayed until the check is received. Returning students will need to bring a check for $100.

The required course textbook is:

  • Grudem, Wayne. Christian Beliefs: Twenty Basics Every Christian Should Know. (Zondervan, 2005).

  • MacArthur, John. Fundamentals of the Faith. (Moody Press, 2009).

Please see the following links for the Course Syllabus and Seminary Extension Info.

file-icon-pdf  Christian Doctrine Syllabus



file-icon-pdfSeminary Extension Info

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