Carolina Christian College Required Textbooks

Class Name & Number

Required Textbook

Undergraduate Program

Bible Courses

BI 100 Biblical College Success Seminar

MLA Handbook for Writers Research Papers (latest edition)

BI 101 Old Testament Survey

Tullock, John H.  The Old Testament Survey

BI 102 NT Survey

Tenney, Merrill C. The New Testament Survey

BI 103 Biblical Theology 1

Millard, J. Erickson.  Christian Theology

BI 104 Biblical Theology 2

Millard, J. Erickson.  Christian Theology

BI 105 Biblical Theology 3

Millard, J. Erickson.  Christian Theology

BI 201 Life & Ministry of Jesus 1

Moore, Mark E. The Chronological Life of Christ

BI 202 Life & Ministry of Jesus 2

Moore, Mark E. The Chronological Life of Christ

BI 204 Hermeneutics

Gorman, Michael J Elements of Biblical Exegesis: a Basic for Students and Ministers

BI 250 OT History

Smith, William G. & Fields, Wilbur Old Testament History: An Overview of Sacred History and Truth

BI 251 Epistles of Christian Living

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 252 Revelation

Steven, Gregg Revelation: four Views

BI 253 World Religions

Segal, Alan F. & Oxtoby, Willard G.  A Concise Introduction to World Religions

BI 301 Acts of the Apostles

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 303 OT Law

Hamilton, Victor P. Handbook of the Penateuch 2nd ed.

BI 305 Epistles of Grace

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 350 Old Testament Wisdom Literature

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 351 Old Testament Prophets

Sharp, Carolyn J.  Old Testament Prophets for Today

BI 352 Epistles from Prison

 The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 353 Pastoral Epistles

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 354 Epistles of Christian Living           

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 402 Apologetics

McDowell, Josh The New Evidence that Demands a Verdict

Optional supplement:  Beckwith, Francis To Everyone An Answer:  A Case for the Christian Worldview

BI 406 OT Seminar 

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

BI 408 NT Seminar 

The Holy Bible (Scholarly Translations)

Languages

GK 101 Introduction to Biblical Languages

Fairbairn, Donald.  Understanding Language: A Guide for Beginning Students of Greek & Latin

GK 201 Greek I

Black, David Alan Learn to Read New Testament Greek (expanded edition)

GK 202  Greek II

Black, David Alan Learn to Read New Testament Greek (expanded edition)

GK 301/302 Intermediate Greek

Black, David Alan Learn to Read New Testament Greek (expanded edition)

Counseling

CO 301 Christian Counseling

Stone, Howard W.  Strategies for Brief Pastoral Counseling

Johnson, W.B & Johnson, W.L. The Pastor's Guide to Psychological Disorders and Treatments

CO 302 Marriage & Family

Henslin, James M. Marriage and Family in a Changing Society, (latest edition)

CO 401 Group Counseling

Gladding, Samuel T.   Groups:  A Counseling Specialty (latest edition). 

Leadership

ML 301 The Ministry Leader

Jackson, Harry & Barna, George The Ministry Leader: High Impact African American Churches: Leadership Concepts from Some of today’s most effective churches (latest edition)

ML 302 Servant Leadership

Maxwell, John C. Developing the Leader Around You

ML 307 Church Planting

Dever, Mark.  Nine Marks of a Healthy Church.  Wheaton:  Crossway Books, 2004.

MacArthur, John.  The Master’s Plan for the Church.  Chicago: Moody

(Supplement)  Malphurs, Aubery. Advanced Strategic Planning.  Grand Rapids:  Baker Books, 2005.

ML 400 Team Building and Leadership Development

Linthicum, C. Robert Transforming Power: Biblical Strategies for Making a Difference in Your Community

ML 401 Ministry in the Corporate World

Jeary, Tony Purpose-Filled Presentations: How Any Christian Can Communicate More Effectively to Anybody, Anytime, Anywhere

ML 402 Strategic Planning

Malphurs, Aubrey.  Advanced Strategic Planning

ML 403 Managing Conflict and Change in Ministry

Porter, Thomas The Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation:  Creating a Culture of Just Peace

ML 405 Church and Law       

Hammar, Richard R. Pastor, Church, and Law.

ML 411 Leadership Seminar         

Ozmon, H. A. & Craver, S. M. (2007) Philosophical foundation of education

Ministry Areas

MA 101 Intro to Ministry

Lincoln, C. E., & Mamiya, Lawrence H.  The Black Church in the African American Experience

MA 201 Ministry of Teaching

Anthony, Michael J.  Introducing Christian Education:  Foundations for the Twenty-First Century.  (latest edition)

MA 202 Ministry of Evangelism

Parker, Matthew June, Lee N.  Ministry of Evangelism: Evangelism and Discipleship in African-American Churches

MA 303 Ministry of Church Administration

                       

                       

Powers, Bruce.  Church Administration Handbook

McKinney, Samuel Berry & Massey, Floyd.  Church Administration in the Black Perspective

MA 304 Ministry to Youth

Robbins, Duffy, this Way to Youth Ministry:  An Introduction to the Adventure

MA 305 Computers & Church

Cashman, Shelly Microsoft Office 2010 Series

MA 306 Race & Ethnic Relations

Feagin, Joe R.  Racial and Ethnic Relations

Preaching

PR 301 Principles of Exposition

Richard, Ramesh Preparing Expository Sermons 

PR 304 Homiletics   

Simmons, Martha, Doing the Deed, The Mechanics of 21st Century Preaching (Volume 1)

Proctor, Samuel  The Certain Sound of the Trumpet

PR 401 History of African American Preaching

Mitchell Henry, Black preaching

PR 402 Preaching and Worship  

Thomas, Frank A.  They Like to Never Quit Praising God.

Fry-Brown, Teresa L.  Delivering the Sermon: Voice, Body, and Animation in Proclamation (Elements of Preaching)

PR 412 Preaching Seminar           

No book

English

EN 101 English Communications

Sacks, Forence & Immel, Constance Sentence Dynamics

EN 111 Reading Skills

Langan, John Ten Steps to Building College Reading Skills;

Nist, Sherrie Building Vocabulary Skills

EN 151 English Composition I      

Fawcett, Susan.  Evergreen, A Guide to Writing with Readings.  (latest edition). 

EN 152 English Composition II

Fawcett, Susan Evergreen A Guide to Writing with Readings.  (latest edition)

EN 201 OralCommunications      

Stephen Lucas The Art of Public Speaking ( Latest edition)

EN 302 African American Literature

Gates, Henry Louis & Nellie McKay. The Norton Anthology of African American Literature. (2003)

History

HI 101 World History 1

McKay, John P.  A History of World Societies (latest edition)

HI 102 World History 2

McKay, John P.  A History of World Societies (latest edition)

HI 202 History of Black America

John Hope Franklin.  From Slavery to Freedom.  (latest edition)

HI 301 Church History 1

Gonzales, Justo L. The Story of Christianity, The Early Church to The

Dawn of Reformation, Vol. 1. (Latest Edition)

HI 302 Church History 2

  Gonzales, Justo L.  The Story of Christianity, The Reformation to Present Day, Vol. 2.   San Francisco:  Harper, (Latest Edition)

Mathematics

MAT 302 Personal/Church Finance

Kapoor, Jack, Dalby, Les, 7 Huges, Robert J. Personal Finance

Worth, B. J.  Worth’s Income Tax guide for Ministers (latest edition)

Philosophy

PH 401 Ethics

Rae, Scott Moral Choices: An Introduction to Ethics

(Latest Edition)

Social Sciences

PS 201 Introduction to Psychology

Schacter, Daniel L., Gilbert, Daniel T. Wegner, Daniel M.  Introducing Psychology (latest ed.)

PS 202 Human Development in Ministry

Fiore, Lisa, Travers, John & Dacey, John Human Development Across the Lifespan

PS 404 Educational Psychology

Woolfolk, Anita.  Educational Psychology

SO 201 Introduction to Sociology

Schaefer, Richard Sociology:  A brief introduction 8th ed

Graduate Program

Bible

BI 501 OT Survey   

Tullock, John H. [rev. McEntire, Mark.]. THE OLD TESTAMENT STORY, 7th Ed. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 2006.

BI 503 New Testament

Metzger, Bruce M.  The New Testament:  Its Background, Growth and Content, 3rd Edition,Nashville, Abingdon Press, 2003

BI 505 Biblical Theology

Erickson, Millard. Christian Theology. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 2001

BI 510 Acts of the Apostles

The Holy Bible (scholarly  translations)

BI 511 World Religion

A Concise Introduction Segal, Alan F. & Oxtoby, Willaard G. To World Religions

BI 521 Bible Geography

Pritchard, James B. HarperCollins Concise Atlas of the Bible. (San Francisco: HarperCollins, 1991)

BI 532 Apologetics

Beckwith, Francis, J.  To Everyone An Answer.

History

HI 501 Church History 1

Gonzales, Justo L. The Story of Christianity, The Early Church to The

Dawn of Reformation, Vol. 1. (Latest Edition)

HI 502 Church History 2

  Gonzales, Justo L.  The Story of Christianity, The Reformation to Present Day, Vol. 2.    (Latest Edition)  

Philosophy

PH 501 Ethics

Rae, Scott. Moral Choices: An Introduction to Ethics. Zondervan, 2009.

Counseling

CO 501 Christian Counseling

Gary, Collins R. A Comprehensive Guide.

Pastoral Care

PC 501 Spiritual and Pastoral Care

Electronic Resources and Articles

PC 531 Religious and Psychological                   Research

Sylvan D. Ambrose, Religion and Psychology: New Research, 2006

PC 541 Biblical Phil. of Pastoral Care

Electronic Resources and Articles

PC 599 Pastoral Care Seminar

Electronic Resources and Articles

CE 501 Ministry of Teaching

LeFever, Marlene D. Learning Styles: Reaching Everyone God Gave You to Teach. Colorado Springs: Cook Communications Ministries, 1995

CE 502 Ministry to Children

Electronic Resources and Articles

CE 503 Ministry to Adults

Lewis, Alvin.  Strategies for Educating African American Adults

CE 513 Curriculum Development

Electronic Resources and Articles

CE 521 Philosophy of Christian School Education

Electronic Resources and Articles

CE 532 Spiritual Growth in Christian Education

Coe, John H. Psychology in the Spirit: Contours of a Transformational Psychology

CE 541 Communications of Biblical Truths

Electronic Resources and Articles

CE 599 Christian Education Seminar

Electronic Resources and Articles

Leadership

ML 501 Dynamics of Christian Leadership

Electronic Resources and Articles

ML 502 Church Planting

Craig, Ott. Global Church Planting: Biblical Principles and Best Practices for Multiplication: Baker Academic, c2011.

ML 503 Critical Issues of the Ministry

Electronic Resources and Articles

ML 504 Urban Evangelism

Fuder, John, A Heart For the City: Effective Ministries to the Urban Community.

ML 505 Church and Law       

Hammar, Richard R. Pastor, Church, and Law.