Qualifications

Dr. Willis C. Newman

 

EXPERTISE:
Educator/pastor/trainer/writer: Theology, Bible, Christian Ministry, Missions, Psychology, Counseling, Sociology, Communication, Cultures, And Leadership.

EDUCATION:
University of Washington - Seattle, WA 
Degree: Certificate, 2000, Fund Raising Management (16.2 CEU's)

Faith Evangelical Seminary - Tacoma, WA 
Degree: Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.), 1994, Cross Cultural Studies

California Graduate School of Theology, Westminster, CA
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), 1978, Church Administration

Western Conservative Baptist Seminary, Portland, OR 
Degree: Master of Divinity (M.Div.), 1976, Pastoral Studies ETTA Teacher's Diploma, 1976 

Multnomah School of the Bible, Portland, OR
Degree: Graduate Certificate, 1973, Bible/Theology (25 graduate semester credits) 

University of Portland, Portland, OR 
Degree: Master of Education (M.Ed.), 1972, Education/Counseling

University of Portland, Portland, OR
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Magna cum Laude, 1971, Psychology
Honors: Member Delta Epsilon Sigma National Scholastic Honor Society

Portland Community College, Portland, OR 
Degree: Completed 96 quarter credits, 1969, General Studies

RELEVANT TRAINING/CONTINUING EDUCATION:
Supervised Counseling Internship for Domestic Violence Perpetrators, 2001, 2002. In this experience, I gained 344 clock hours of supervised training in a psycho educational group counseling setting, counseling perpetrators of domestic violence. I also took 60 clock hours of seminar training for this type of counseling.

International Legal and Financial Issues
University of Washington, Seattle WA, 2000. 2.4 CEU's.

Intercultural Business Communication
University of Washington, Seattle WA, 2000. 1.5 CEU's.

Managing International Trade Operations
University of Washington, Seattle WA, 2000. 1.8 CEU's

Public Relations Writing: Specialty Applications
University of Washington, Seattle WA. 1999. 3.0 CEU's

Grantsmanship Training Program
The Grantsmanship Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1999. 40 clock hours.

Sales Advantage Course
Dale Carnegie Training, New York, 1999. 4.2 CEU's

Dale Carnegie Course
Dale Carnegie Training, New York, NY, 1998. 4.2 CEU's - Leadership

COMPUTER SKILLS
Microsoft word, excel, power point.
Internet 
Blackboard (teaching online courses for a Community College).
Scholar360 (teaching online for Faith Evangelical Seminary).
Administrating website: Bible-teaching-about.com

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION (Formerly)
Professional Education Certificate, State of Washington #382895A
Registered Counselor, State of Washington, #020701.
Qualified counselor in treatment of domestic violence perpetrators. 
Member of the Evangelical Missiological Society.
Member of Evangelical Theological Society.
For all of these certifications, I have let lapse, because of my present professional work. The exception is that I am still a registered counselor.

CHURCH AFFILIATION
Ordained as a Baptist pastor, 1980
Currently member of an Evangelical Covenant Church




Steps to Success

To be a success in Christian life there are three areas to develop: know, be, and do. You must gain knowledge. You must build certain qualities in your life. You must know practical skills – and then take action. This site teaches all three – from a Christian and Bible point of view – and to the glory of God.

I pledge and will strive to give you…

•Hope and encouragement
•A biblical perspective on life
•Respect and compassion
•New skills and tools for Christian theology, living and ministry.

So, I warmly invite you to crack open your Bible, and travel with me as we enjoy the rich treasures that will burst alive for you as we mine the marvelous depths of the grandest book of all - the BIBLE.

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