Course of Study program to begin in July News and Events Lyndon Orinion Jun 03 2013 The Course of Study School will soon begin drawing Local Licensed Pastors from the North East Jurisdiction and beyond to the Wesley campus. The Course of Study School is a program of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. Seven United Methodist seminaries host residential regional schools each summer to help licensed local pastors fulfill their disciplinary requirement for education. Part-time local pastors are also given the opportunity to attend geographically placed extension schools. Wesley’s program is entering its sixty-third year and includes a mix of spiritual practice, classroom learning and fellowship. The summer schedule for the July Intensive program: Term One: July 8 – July 18, 2013 Term Two: July 22 – August 1, 2013 On Wednesday July 31, 2013 at 7pm we will hold a graduation service at Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church. A reception will follow at the church. Weekend Course of Study Wesley also offers Weekend Course of Study for part-time local pastors. Weekend courses include: Three to four courses offered each session with students taking one course each term Each course consists of two weekends offered a month apart beginning Friday at 1pm and ending Saturday at 1pm. Worship in Oxnam Chapel with communion on Friday evening Fellowship with other local pastors across the connection Summer intensive program Weekend Course of study at Wesley Prospective Course of Study students should contact the Course of Study office for more information or view our COS page here.