Online education for ministry leaders. Tacit knowledge, experiential learning, and practical wisdom. Exposure to insights from T.D. Jakes Ministries and through residency opportunities.
Save the Date: Lead Like King Virtual Awards and Scholarship Drive
Join us Monday, January 18, 2021, at 7 pm CST for the Lead Like King Virtual Awards and Scholarship Drive. This event will be a co-sponsored event with the Urban Renewal Center in Norfolk, Virginia.
Doctor of Ministry Program
JDS is proud to announce the all-new, mostly online Doctor of Ministry (DMin) degree in Spirit-filled Leadership in the Global African Diaspora. The DMin is a professional doctoral degree that aims to form faith leaders for the church and society. It deepens their understanding of and commitment to local and global ministry. This unique doctoral program is regionally and professionally accredited by virtue of JDS's partnership with Portland Seminary at George Fox University.Learn More
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Jakes Divinity School prepares leaders through academic rigor with experiential learning, spiritual formation, and creative innovation that are necessary for the future of ministry in the Church and society. Our curriculum incorporates an emphasis on effective preaching, vibrant worship, biblical thought, tacit knowledge, and quality instruction. The school is committed to integrating faith, scholarship, and integrity of the practice of ministry.