God’s plan for this age is to use His church to take the message of salvation to a lost and dying world. The purpose of Baptist College of Ministry is to prepare dedicated young men and women to serve the Lord Jesus Christ faithfully and effectively as leaders in the local church. We believe that Christian higher education should, by the grace of God, prepare students for ministry by equipping them spiritually, morally, and academically. The classes, chapels, activities, and setting of Baptist College of Ministry are intended, with God’s help, to develop in each graduate:


  • A thirst for the Spirit-filled life
  • Evangelistic fervor
  • Ability to understand and apply the Word of God
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Scripture
  • Personal standards of holiness
  • Historic fundamentalist and Baptist convictions
  • A proper philosophy of the local church
  • Extensive practical experience in ministry
  • Self-discipline and industry
  • The ability to think logically and analytically
  • The skills and initiative to study independently
  • Effective spoken and written communication
  • An appreciation for God-honoring music
  • A gracious spirit
  • A sincere love for the Lord Jesus Christ