We believe that the proclamation of God’s Word is the most important task of the Church. This means it matters very much how his people are trained to preach the Word. Our aim is to develop men and women who are highly skilled in handling God’s Word and training others to do the same. Our desire is to see you shaped, in mind and soul, for God’s glory and the good of Christ’s body.
What is the Chicago Course on Preaching?
The Chicago Course on Preaching seeks to provide you the best practical training in Bible handling available. We do this through hands-on, skilled based instruction and practice. It is a residential program designed to deepen your abilities and convictions in expositional preaching and teaching.
Is the Chicago Course on Preaching for me?
We designed this program to serve three kinds of people:
How does the Course develop expositional preachers and teachers?
During your time at the Course you will spend an equal amount of time in instructions as in practice. While here you will be prepared in multiple disciplines necessary for faithful preaching and teaching. This preparation includes:
For a look at the day to day schedule, check out the Curriculum Calendar for 2022/23.
What are the different ways I can take the Course?
Students are able to choose from 3 tracks to complete the Course:
Our calendar follows the local academic year and we are currently accepting applications on a rolling basis. Students can begin at the start of any term.
What is the application process?
There are four steps in the application process:
Still have questions? Check out the Frequently Asked Questions
Interested in moving forward with the CCP?
If you can’t participate in the year-round CCP, consider the Chicago Course Intensive.