Graceville, Florida Extension Center


Graceville Center
The Baptist College of Florida
5400 College Drive
Graceville, FL 32440

Dr. Roy Saint, Director
Phone: 904-910-3040



Thomasville Road Baptist Church

3131 Thomasville Road

Tallahassee, FL 32308

MDIV Degree offered in a 8x Hybrid format on Mondays for the Fall and Spring Semesters

Registration begins on April 15 - August 15, 2014 for the Fall 2014 MDIV classes at the Tallahassee, Florida Extension Center.



Important 2013/2014 Key Academic Dates


Revised Spring 2014 Schedule

Grad NOLA Campus Schedule                  

Graduate Academic Workshops

Student Wives Course Schedule

Spring 2014 Syllabi:

NTGK6300 - DelRio - Mondays 8x Hybrid

DISC5171 - Watkins - Mondays 8x Hybrid

PATH6230-Burks- Mondays 8x Hybrid

Fall 2013 Syllabi

NTGK5300 - DelRio - Monday Hybrid 8 Times

NTEN5300- DelRio -Monday Hybrid 8 Times

PATH5230 -Burks -Monday Hybrid 8 Times

DISC5170- Watkins - Monday Bi-Weekly


DISC5171 Spiritual Formation 2 - Watkins - Monday

THEO5301 Systematic Theology 2 - Howell - Monday

OTEN5300 Exploring the Old Testament - Warner - Monday

BBBW5200 Encountering the Biblical World - Warner - Monday


Jones - PSYC5202 Counseling in Ministry - Monday Hybrid

  • Bible—your preferred translation
  • Jones, Ian F. (2006). The Counsel of Heaven on Earth: Foundations for Biblical Christian Counseling. Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman.
  • Sphar, Asa R. III, and Argile Smith (2003). Helping Hurting People: A Handbook on Reconciliation Focused Counseling and Preaching. University Press of America, Inc.
  • Collins, Gary. (2007). Christian Counseling: A Comprehensive Guide. Revised and Updated Third Edition. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.

Warner - BBBW5200 Encountering the Biblical World - Monday Hybrid 

To be read in conjunction with class lectures (see Blackboard)

  •     English Bible(a good translation)
  •     Arnold, Bill T. & Beyer, Bryan E.,  2002, Readings From the Ancient Near East, Baker,( RANE)
  •   Brisco, Thomas, 1998, Holman Bible Atlas by (Broadman & Holman Publishers, (HBA)
  • Warner, Dan, Encountering the Biblical World Course Workbook (Posted on Blackboard)

Recommended reading:

  •      Hoerth, Alfred 1998, Archaeology & The Old Testament, Baker Book House, (AOT ) – This an optional reading but heavily suggested. Note within the reading schedule of this course reading, suggestions are given from this text that correspond to the topics discussed. 
  • Zondervan Handbook to the Bible ed. by Pat and David Alexander (Zondervan, 1999)
  • Manners and Customs in the Bible by Victor M., (Hendrickson)
  • The Sacred Bridge by Rainey, A. & Notley, S., 2006 (Carta, Jerusalem)
  • Life in Biblical Israel, by Stager, L. & King, P., 2001, (Westminster John Knox Press)

Warner - OTEN5300 Exploring the Old Testament - Monday Hybrid

  • Contemporary English Bible (a good translation such as the revised NASB, NKJV, HCBS, NRSV)
  • Old Testament Survey: The Message, Form and Background of the Old Testament, 2nd edition, by W. LaSor, D.A. Hubbard, F.W. Bush, and L.C. Allen. Eerdmans, 1996, OTS
  • Notes in Course Documents

Recommended reading:

  • Readings From the Ancient Near East by Bill T. Arnold and Bryan E. Beyer (Baker, 2002)
  • Zondervan Handbook to the Bible ed. By Pat and David Alexander (Zondervan, 1999)
  • Manners and Customs in the Bible by Victor Matthews, (Hendrickson)

Pate - PREA6200 Preaching Practicum - Thursday Hybrid

Fasol, Al. A Complete Guide to Sermon Delivery. Nashville: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 1996.
McDill, Wayne V. The Moment of Truth. Nashville: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 1999.
Heisler, Greg. Spirit-Led Preaching. Nashville: B & H Publishing Group, 2007.
            The following textbook is optional :
York, Herschael W., and Bert Decker. Preaching with Bold Assurance. Nashville: Broadman & Holman Publishers, 2003.

Knight - EVAN5250 Church Evangelism - Tuesday Hybrid

Required Textbooks
Evangelism Handbook  -- Alvin Reid
Mobilizing a Great Commission Church for Harvest  –  Edited by Thomas Johnston

Knight - OTHB6300 Intermediate Hebrew Grammar - Tuesday Hybrid

Required Texts
Larry A Mitchel, A Student’s Vocabulary for Biblical Hebrew and Aramaic (SV)
Douglas Stuart, Old Testament Exegesis, 4th ed.
Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia (BHS)
A Hebrew/English Lexicon

Boutwell - HIST5301 History of Christianity 2 - Thursday Hybrid

            Gonzalez, Justo L. The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation. Vol. 1, The Story of Christianity. San Francisco: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1884.
            Noll, Mark A. Turning Points: Decisive Movements in the History of Christianity, 2d ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2000.
            Bettenson, Henry and Chris Maunder, eds. Documents of the Christian Church, 3d ed. Oxford: University Press, 1999.
            Kittelson, James M. Luther the Reformer: The Story of the Man and His Career. Minneapolis, MN: Augsburg Publishing House, 1986.


PATH5331 Pastoral Ministry - Burks - Fall 2012/2013  Final Revision

DISC5170 Spiritual Formation I - Watkins - Fall 2012/2013

CEYH6240 Youth Ministry in Theory & Practice - Watkins - Fall 2012/2013

EVAN5250 Church Evangelism - Maiden - Fall 2012/2013 - Revised 8/28/12

THEO5300 Systematic Theology I - Howell - Fall 2012/2013

HIST5200 History of Christianity 1 - Boutwell - Fall 2012/2013

CESW6214 Interpersonal Relationship Skills - Watkins/Burks - Fall 2012/2013

Watkins - CESW6214 Interpersonal Relationship Skills - Mondays
Interpersonal Communication by Kory Floyd, 2nd edition ISBN# 978-0-07-340675-6
Interpersonal Relationship Skills for Ministers by Bozeman/Smith, ISBN# 978-1-58-980248-3
Additional text may be added but will not be required for first class

Baptist Partnership Program

Classes at the Graceville Center meet on Mondays and on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Students may obtain a Master of Divinity or a Master of Arts in Christian Education degree. 

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Turabian Tutor 

Click on this link to download the latest edition of the Turabian Tutor in pdf format. It is based on the 7th Edition of the Turabian style manual which contains several substantial changes from the 6th edition.   

Dr. Bob Welch's Turabian Survival Manual


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Commission and the Great Commandments through
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