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
2018 Training Schedule
Location: METRO PLEX

Academy Course
Classes required for Academy SR Graduation

​--Apprenticeship: Sermons, Bible Study, Prayer Workshop: 
Online assignments, In-field Service assignments
In Class Session (3) Online Sessions (5) 
Saturday & Sunday: 1:30-5:00PM
Classroom: Saturday: January 13th, 14th/ February 3rd
Online: January 20, 21, 27, 28th/ Feb 4th
In Classroom Sessions: 3
Online Assignment Sessions: 5

--SR Chaplain-Grow Your Ministry
Sat: Jan 27th Sessions:1 
1:30-5:30 PM
Workshops-Follow up-
Sat May 26th 11:30-1:45PM
Sat Nov 10th 11:30AM-12:45PM

--Services: Baptisms/ Funerals/ Weddings
1:30-5:30PM - 2 Sessions
Feb. Saturday & Sunday – 10th & 11th
--Services: Baptisms/ Funerals/ Weddings
Sept. 1st & 2nd - 2 Sessions
Sat 1:00-5:00PM - Sun 1:30-5:30PM

Saturdays 2:-5:30 PM 10 Sessions 
Feb- Sat. 17/24th
March- 17/24th
April- 7/14th 
May- 19/26th
June- 16/23rd 

--Book of Revelation
Sundays 1:30-5PM
March 4/11/18/25th

--Basic Chaplaincy Certification:
Sat 10AM-4PM Sun 1-7PM 4 Sessions
April-Sat & Sun. – 21/ 22 /28/ 29th  

-- Chaplaincy Ordination Course: 2 Sessions
 May- 5th/6th
Sat- 11:AM-2:PM & Sun.-1:-5PM
--Ordination: Sat May 12th 2:00PM 
--SR Chaplain Academy Graduate 5/12 2:00PM 

--Biblical Studies: OT & NT
2-5PM 8 Sessions  
June- Sunday- 3/10/17/24th
July-Sunday- 8/15/22/29th

--Bible Foundation
Saturday 1-4PM- 4 Sessions
August- 4/11/18/25th

2-5:00PM -2 Sessions
Sept.-Sat.& Sun.- 8/9th  

--Writing Class
Thursday 5:30-8:30PM
Sept. 6/13/20/27th

--Basic Chaplaincy Certification:
Sat 10AM-4PM Sun 1-7PM 4 Sessions
October-Sat & Sun. – 13th/14th & 20/21st

-- Chaplaincy Ordination Course: 2 Sessions
Oct-: Sat & Sun  
Sat 27th 11AM-3:PM 
Sun. 28th 1:30-5:30PM
-- Ordination: November 3rd 2:00PM
-- SR Chaplain Academy Graduate 
11/3/2018 2:00PM 

Chaplaincy Academy of Religious Studies 
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 Griffith, Shelea Griffith, Annette Pflaum, Jessie Wilson, Deidre Lucas, Tamia Dow, Trudy Gale, Jon Ponder, Marshaun Winston, Dorla Stewart, Charlotte Shields-Dancy, Karen Atlantic, Debra Tyus, Jackie Lyke, Todd Wellman, Carol Tidd, Ty Chew, Edna Adesoro, Joni Papsch, Ron Russell, Rocky Dickerson, Chris Stoltzfus, Alice Coulson, Gracie Spaight, Maryann Hart, Shirley Davis, Lovie Ringgold, Mary Netti Moreau, Renee Ni, Leo Magrdichian, Jack Anthony, Diane Rivera,
Jesse Patino, Dwayne Jackson Sr., Ruth Riley.

Professional Certificate Course  
Clinical Pastoral Training

CPT Professional Certificate-Course
Clinical Pastoral Training- CPE Units
Sat. & Sun. 1:30-5:30PM 

- 1. Clergy Training: Chaplain 
(Clergy training is Academy Required)
Science Study of the Mind/Behavior  
August: Sunday Only- 5/12/19/26th-

- 2. Counseling:
Sept: Sat & Sun 15/16/22/23rd -
Counseling: Sr Chaplain 
Addiction: SR Chaplain Ryan
Christian Coaching: Sr Chaplain Bryan
Grief Ministry: Sr Chaplain Annette 

- 3. Theology & Ministry: -Chaplain Laquieta
Sat & Sun September 29/30th October 6/7/th

- 4. Pastoral Care-Chaplain Michael
Nov: Sat & Sun 10/11 & 17/18th

- CPT Summary Wrap-up:
​Dec: Sat 1st-11-1 PM:
Chaplains Benjamin/Annette
- Graduate Certificate Ceremony: 
Sat Dec 8th 2:00PM

CPT/CPE Didactic-11:-1PM
Feb 10th/11th -March 17/25th  

Specialty Classes: (non Academy)

--The Daniel Fast   
Saturday July 7th- -11:30AM-3:30PM- 

-- CPR- 2yr Cert
Saturday July 21st 11:00-4:00PM

--Domestic Violence
Saturday July 28th 11:00-3:00PM


​-- Chaplains Facilitator/Instructor Training/Review
(Closed-Instructors Only)
Feb. 10th- Saturday 11AM-1:30PM

-- Chaplain Mandatory Annual Meeting
Chaplain Mandatory Check-in: 5:30-6:00PM
July 26th Thurs. 5:30-8:00 PM

-Chaplain Mandatory Annual 
"Peace Be Still" Prayer Vigil
Thursday 5:00PM
August 2nd

-- Advisory Board: 
Saturdays-10-4PM (Closed-Board Members Only)
-Jan: 13th -Feb: 10th -March: 10th
-May: 11th -June: 9th -July: 7th
-Aug: 11th -Sept: 8th -Nov: 10th - Dec: 8th 

​--Task-Force Quarterly Schedule
Sat March 17th 11:45AM-1:45PM
Sat June 16th 11:45AM-1:45PM
Sat Sept 8th 11:45AM-1:45PM
Sat Nov17th  11-1PM
Chaplain Fellowship Events

-- Coffee Clutch: 

​Thursday February 8th 9:00 AM
Public Us Cafe
1126 Fremont St
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Tuesday March 13th 9:00Am
TIABI Coffee & Waffle
3961 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89119

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

Thursday August 16th 9:00 AM
Einstein Bagels
 4624 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89119

Thanksgiving Coffee Clutch 
Einstein Bagels
November Tues 20th 9AM
Las Vegas, NV

New Years Eve Coffee Clutch 
Monday 31st 9:30AM
Einstein Bagels
Las Vegas  NV

 -- Chaplains Quarterly & Fellowship 
Join us for Breakfast, Prayer & Fellowship!

- April 14th - 9AM- Fellowship Breakfast: 
TBA (Restaurant)

- Aug 11th- 9AM- Fellowship Breakfast: 
TBA (Restaurant)

- Christmas Holiday Event
Dec 8th -3:-6PM- Fellowship Holiday Potluck  

​-- Special Event: National Day of Prayer 
Governor Prayer Breakfast: (Location to be assigned)
Thursday May 3rd 8AM-10AM
Tickets $25 (TBA)

​--Chaplain Event: Spiritual Gifts
August 4th: Saturday 11AM-1:30PM  

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.