SOPAS 1, 2 and 3 Courses are still available
These courses are structured with three terms, conducted in three day intensives held in state, regional, and national settings.

SOPAS 1
Pastoral – General Principles of Pastoral Leadership Development
Ecclesial Identity – COGOP History, Polity & Practice
Theology – Transition, Realignment & Transformation

SOPAS 2
Pastoral – Hermeneutics and Homiletics
Ecclesial Identity – Ekklesia—What the Church Was and Should Be
Theology – Historical Pneumatology

SOPAS 3
Pastoral – Ministerial Formation
Ecclesial Identity – Continuing Study of the Church’s Being, Presence & Mission
Theology  Triune God, Kingdom of God and the Church; Hermeneutics of Discernment