Why Join TSOM

The Tennessee School of Ministry

Leadership Development

TSOM is sponsored by the TN Ministry Network. It serves to teach and train leaders for ministry. For those pursuing credentials with the Assemblies of God, it meets General Council education requirements.

Home and Classroom Study

TSOM uniquely combines home study, classroom instruction, the student’s relationship with a mentor, and active involvement in ministry to set their ministerial formation.

Cost Effective

TSOM seeks to provide the student with the highest quality instruction and resources possible in a practical and cost effective way. With tuition of only $60 per course, TSOM is an affordable choice for training, continuing education, or investing in a church staff.

Spiritual Development

TSOM gives educational direction, sets an atmosphere for the impartation of spirit, and guides the student's spiritual development to equip them for effective leadership and ministry in the local church.

Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Classes for Levels 1, 2, and 3

LEVEL 1December 1-2, 2017

Prison Epistles

This course is a study of Paul's writings to the local church with emphasis on Doctrine and personal lifestyle application from Ephesians, Colossians, and Philemon.

Text Book:
Be Rich - Ephesians
Weirsbe (2009)
ISBN 9781434767325
Be Complete - Colossians
Weirsbe (2008)
ISBN 9781434767806


Mike Burnette

LEVEL 2December 1-2, 2017

New Testament Study

This course will serve as an introduction to the history, literature, and basic message of the New Testament. This course will address major figures, events, and themes of the New Testament.

Text Book:
Encountering the New Testament
(3rd Edition)
ISBN 9780801039645


Steven Pickard

LEVEL 3December 1-2, 2017

Pastoral Ministry

This is a study of the practical aspects of pastoral ministry focusing on the pastor's call, preaching, teaching, church and community life.

Text Book:
Shepherding the Church
Stowell (1997)
ISBN 9780802478214


Ed Hawkins