COURSE OF STUDY FOR LOCAL PREACHERS AND EVANGELISTS
¶ 355. 1. Binney’s Theological Compend
2. Wesley’s Plain Account of Christian Perfection
3. Articles of Religion and General Rules of the Free Methodist Discipline
Roberts’ Fishers of Men.
MacGeary’s Outline History of the Free Methodist Church.
Wesley’s Sermons, Volume I, sermons 1 to 15 inclusive.
¶ 356. 1. Sims’ Helps to Bible Study (revised edition)
2. Hogue’s Handbook of Homiletics and Pastoral Theology, Part I
Wood’s Perfect Love.
Schaff’s Person of Christ.
Wesley’s Sermons, Volume I, sermons 16 to 30 inclusive.
The examination of local preachers and evangelists may be conducted orally.
¶ 357. 1. Field’s Handbook of Theology, first half
2. Smith’s Old Testament History
Hogue’s History of the Free -Methodist Church, Volume I
Burrell’s Why I Believe the Bible.
The Indwelling Christ, by Baldwin.
¶ 358. 1. Field’s Handbook of Theology, second half.
2. Smith’s New Testament History
Hogue’s History of the Free Methodist Church, Volume II.
Blanchard: Modern Secret Societies. Fitchett’s Wesley and His Century.
N. B.—The examination of local preachers
who wish to be ordained shall be conducted by the annual conference. Let
the examining committees and candidates to be examined be present at the
seat of conference for examinations not later than the first day of the
conference session. Candidates not present at such time forfeit their right
to examination for that year. In conducting examinations, examiners shall
report the standing of each candidate in each book according to a scale
of ten, six being satisfactory.