The Word and the Gospel.
In Season Two as you dive deep into the doctrines of the word of God and the gospel (see syllabus), you will read from Reformed Systematic Theology by Beeke and Smalley, A Body of Divinity by Thomas Watson, Saving the Reformation by Robert Godfrey, as well as Reformed Preaching by Joel Beeke.
In addition to the weekly reading assignments, you will be taught from the Scriptures in an expository manner as well as from the 1689 Baptist Confession of Faith. Each week both the expository sermon as well as the confessional teaching will focus primarily on the doctrine that has just been covered in book 1 of the reading assignment.
Finally you will be trained to rightly divide the word of truth as you write essays and expositions of Scripture concerning the Word and the Gospel (essays and exposition are for the certificate path only).
Apply Now for Season Two
Season Two starts August 14th, 2023
Q1. Is there a cost for either of the paths offered by Shepherd School?
A1. The only cost currently associated with either path of Shepherd School is that you are responsible to buy or digitally procure the books for each season.
Q2. Where will the weekly classes be held?
A2. The weekly classes will be held at the Ekklesia Muskogee Building – 700 N 4th St. Muskogee, OK 74401.
Q3. When will the weekly classes take place?
A3. Monday evenings from 6:00pm–8:30pm.
Q4. Are there any prerequisites for being admitted into Shepherd School?
A4. Any male 18 years of age or older is eligible to apply.
Q5. Who are the pastors that lead Shepherd School?
A5. Brett Baggett, along with his fellow pastors of Ekklesia Muskogee, Brandon Allen and Nate Yarbrough.