Messages of Faith Ministry
Chaplaincy Nevada
Nevada State Incorporated, 2001  Nevada Licensed, 2001
Non Profit 501 c-3 
The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps Proverbs 16:9
2017 Training Schedule
Location: METRO PLEX

Academy Course
Classes required for Academy SR Graduation

 Apprenticeship: Sermons, Bible
 Study, Prayers Workshop: 
Apprenticeship: Classroom lab assignments
Online assignments, In-field Service assignments
In Class Session (3) Online Sessions (5) 
Saturday & Sunday: 1:30-5:00PM
Classroom: Saturday:January 14th, 15th
Sat & Sun: February 4th In Classroom
Sun 5th: Online 
Online: January 21, 22, 28, 29th/ Feb 5th
In classroom sessions/assignments -3
Online Assignment dates-5

-- Services: Baptisms/ Funerals/ Weddings
1:30-5:30PM - 2 Sessions
Feb. Saturday & Sunday – 11th & 12th
-- Services: Baptisms/ Funerals/ Weddings
Sept. 2nd, 3rd - 2 Sessions
Sat 1:00-5:00PM - Sun 1:30-5:30PM

Saturdays 1:-4:30 PM 10 Sessions 
Feb- Sat. 18/25th
March- 18/25th  
April- 1st/ 8th 
May- 20/27th
June- 17/24th 

--Daughters of God:    (RE_SCHEDULE)
Women of God & the Bible
Sat & 2 Sessions 
Sat 1:- 4:30PM /  Sun 1:00 -4:30PM 

--Basic Chaplaincy Certification:
Sat 10AM-4PM Sun 1-7PM 4 Sessions
April-Sat & Sun. – 22/ 23 /29/ 30th  
-- Chaplaincy Ordination Course: 2 Sessions
 May- 6th/7th
Sat- 11:AM-2:PM & Sun.-1:-5PM
-- Ordination: Sat May 13th 2:00PM 
-- SR Chaplain Academy Graduate 5/13 2:00PM 

--Biblical Studies: OT & NT
2-5PM 8 Sessions  
June- Sunday- 4/11/18/25th
July-Sunday- 2/9/16/23rd

--Bible Foundation
Saturday 1-4PM- 4 Sessions
August- 5/12/19/26th

2-5:00PM -2 Sessions
Sept.-Sat.& Sun.- 9/10th  

--Basic Chaplaincy Certification:
Sat 10AM-4PM Sun 1-7PM 4 Sessions
October-Sat & Sun. – 14th/15th & 21/22nd
-- Chaplaincy Ordination Course: 2 Sessions
Oct-: Sat & Sun  
Sat 28th 11AM-3:PM 
Sun. 29th 1:30-5:30PM
-- Ordination: November 4th  2:00PM
-- SR Chaplain Academy Graduate 
11/4/2017 2:00PM 

Clinical Pastoral Training
CPT Professional Certificate  
​Pathway to CPE Units

Clinical Pastoral Education:  
Clergy Training: A Professional Pastoral & Clinical Counseling Program

Objective: The object of the CPE training program is to focus on the emotional and spiritual health and  stability of clergy so they may be more equipped to provide effective and professional pastoral/chaplain care.
Clinical Hours: May be obtained in different areas of hospitals, prisons, etc. Sign off sheets, Transcripts.
Grades: Are accumulated by Pass or Fail, Hrs., Exam, Assignment Completions, Transcripts.

Chaplaincy Academy of Religious Studies & 2017 Schedule
SR Graduates: Laquieta Cooks, Charles Cooks, Rick Voskuhl, Maryann Hart, Pamela Poston, Walter Poston, Carol Russell, Anthony Williams, Lynn Williams, Michael Thrower, Sally St John, Barry Mainardi, Debbie Damron, Diana Reyes,, Kathryn Rios, Ryan Creelman, Bryan Ostaszewski, Hudson Grittith, Shelea Griffith, Annette Pflaum, Jessie Wilson, Deidre Lucas, Tamia Dow, Trudy Gale, Jon Ponder, Marshaun Winston, Dorla Stewart, 

Professional Certificate Course  
Clinical Pastoral Training

CPT Professional Certificate-Course
Clinical Pastoral Training- CPE Units
Sat. & Sun. 1:30-5:30PM 
- CPT Intro: Sunday Aug 6th 1:30PM-2:00PM

- 1. Clergy Training: Chaplain Sally 
(Clergy training is Academy Required)
Science Study of the Mind/Behavior  
August: Sunday Only- 6/13/20/27th-
- 2. Counseling: Chaplain 
Sept: Sat & Sun 16/17/23rd -
Christian Coaching: Chaplain Bryan 
Sept: Sun 24th 
- 3. Theology & Ministry: -Chaplain Laquieta
Sept 30th: Sat & Sun October 1st/ 7th/8th
- 4. Pastoral Care-Chaplain Michael
Nov: Sat & Sun 11/12 & 18/19th

- CPT Summary Wrap-up:
​Dec: Sat 2nd-12:00-2:00PM:
Chaplains Sally/Benjamin/Annette
- Graduate Certificate Ceremony: 
Sat Dec 9th 2:00PM

CPT/CPE Didactic-11:-2PM
Feb 11th     -March 18/25th      -April- 1st/ 8th 
May- 20/27th    -June- 17/24th    -July- 8/22nd
August- 13/20th    -Sept- 16/23rd   -Oct- 1st/7th
November- 11/18th    -Dec- 2nd

Specialty Classes: (non Academy)
--John Maxwell Training
February Tuesdays 7/14/21/28th 6:- 9:00PM

--The Daniel Fast   CANCELED
July 1st- -11:30AM-3:30PM- 

--CPR- 2yr Cert
July 8th 10:30AM - 2:30PM

-- Domestic Violence
July 22nd 11:00-3:00PM

--Suicide Prevention
July 29th 11:00-3:00PM


--Adopt a Cop Training
Jan 21st Saturday 12:-3:00PM

-Chaplains Authors Committee
January 10th Tuesday 5PM-9PM

-- Chaplains Facilitator/Instructor Training/Review 
(Closed-Instructors Only)
Feb. 11th- Saturday 11AM-2PM

-- Chaplain Mandatory Annual Meeting
Chaplain Mandatory Check-in: 5:30-6:00PM
July 27th Thurs. 6:00-8:00 PM

-- In-house Prayer Ministry 6:00-9:00PM
Jan 26th       Feb 9th/23rd    March 9th/23rd
April 13th/27th   May 11th/ 25th   June 8th/ 22nd
July 20th/ 27th    Aug 10th/ 24th   Sept 14th/ 28th 
Oct 12th/26th     Nov 16th    Dec 16th

-- Advisory Board Meetings: 
Saturdays-10-4PM  (Closed-Board Members Only)
-Jan: 14th    -Feb: 11th     -March: 11th
-May: 13th    -June: 10th    -July: 8th
-Aug: 12th    -Sept: 9th    -Nov: 11th   - Dec: 9th 

Chaplain Fellowship Events
-- Fellowship & Morning Coffee Clutch: 
​Location: Einstein Bagel E &W

- Thursday February 9th 9:00 AM
Einstein Bagels: 4624 S Maryland 89119

-Tuesday March 14th 9:00Am
Einstein Bagels: 4624 S Maryland 89119

- Tuesday June 13th 9:00 AM
Einstein Bagels 2570 S Decatur Blvd 89102

- Thursday August 10th 9:00 AM
Einstein Bagels 4624 S Maryland 89119

-Thanksgiving Coffee Clutch Nov Tues 21st 9AM
Einstein Bagels: 2570 S Decatur Blvd 89102

- New Years Eve Coffee Clutch Saturday 30th 9:30AM
Einstein Bagels: 2570 S Decatur Blvd 89102

-- Chaplains Quarterly & Fellowship 
Join us for Breakfast, Prayer & Fellowship!
- April 8th - 9AM- Fellowship Breakfast: 
TBA (Restaurant)
- Aug 12th- 9AM- Fellowship Breakfast: 
TBA (Restaurant)
- Christmas Holiday Event
Dec 9th -3:-6PM- Fellowship Holiday Potluck  

-- Special Event: National Day of Prayer 
Governor Prayer Breakfast: (Location to be assigned)
Thursday May 4th 8AM-10AM
Tickets $25 (TBA

-Faith Is -Chaplain Authors Book Signing
March 10th  11AM-2PM  & 11th 1PM-4PM
Family Christian Store: Decatur/Charlseston
Chaplaincy Academy of Religious Studies

Fostering Excellence, in the study of Christian principles and Chaplaincy An Entry Level In-house Academy of Chaplains Specialized Education and Training.
Sanctioned curriculum, and a unique format that allows the Chaplain to advance to an intermediate level of special training.Instructors: Trained & Professional.
Academy Tuition: No Cost.  The Graduate Chaplain Academy provides students their materials, text, handouts, syllabus' as downloads for individual printing. All instruction and instructors are professionals, who are working the "Community for Christ". It is our our purpose to "Build an Army of Chaplains", by feeding his sheep.

Academy classes may become  Accredited if used through the Chaplain partnered CPT Program 
This is a Non-Accredited Academy. It operates at a worthy level of performance, and offers valid programs, which 
meet the acceptable standards of Religious Studies. Chaplain Accreditation acquired only through our CPE Program,
 *Hours of Completion
 *Class In-house Credits
 *Studies, Syllabus’, Curriculum
 *Professional/Trained Instructors
 *Religious Autonomy
Accreditation in the USA is purely a voluntary process, and is NOT required for religious studies.
Credits Earned for Non-Accredited Religious Training are Widely Accepted, by Churches, Bible Colleges, Mission Boards and Secular Employers as College-Level Studies.We offer Religious Studies leading only to religious training, and certificates. 
We do not offer secular training, or certificates. Religious schools, academies, institutions, need no secular accreditation because no secular studies are offered. in the Academy Program:

Academy Graduate Senior Chaplain Certificate 
Completion Hours: 170   Academy Graduate Duration: 1 Year Completion
Christianity is a ministry and religion that can include religious education and training. Endorsement of Religious courses, which also may be from, or include mentoring, internship, and apprenticeship 
studies and programs. Academy of Religious Studies is being in accordance with the ethics, rules, standards and practice, for that profession, and or training/education.Federal law provides each church/ministry with the inalienable right to establish legal clergy and to appoint legal ministers within that establishment.Your Ordination/ License from a 
church or ministry, or certification, and your registration with your state becomes your identification and /or identification.ID. ome DMV’s can add your clergy title to your driver’s license or ID.Religious Study Certificates may at times be referred to as, Reverend, Graduate, or  Senior Chaplain.  (as a form of acknowledgement, or degree) Chaplain Graduates shall be recognized  
and deemed as Senior Chaplain.