Training Men and Women in Context for Ministry in the Local Church
A New Approach to Theological Education
We offer students an opportunity to pursue master’s-level theological training while strengthening their current leadership role in their own local church.
We use online learning to provide a well-rounded theological foundation that immediately enhances your ministry.
Students take each course one at a time, at their own pace—focusing on their on-going service in the church.
In Your Context
Students serve with mentors in their local churches and learn to apply what they learn in class.
How is Grimké College different?
Historic Orthodoxy for Hands-on Ministry
All well-rounded, Christ-centered theology is practical theology. All theology at Grimké College is aimed toward a greater love for Christ and hands-on service to his mission through local churches.
Start and Finish on Your Own Terms
Our one-course-at-a-time approach is designed to enhance, not overshadow, your ongoing service to the local church. Start a new course immediately or three months later, whatever your season of ministry requires.
Become a Better Leader Now
Discipleship doesn’t wait for graduation day. Your church is made up of real people with real lives. At Grimké, you’ll gain weekly, actionable insights to aid your ministry right now:
- Confidence in the Bible
- Leadership Skills
- Discipleship Stategies
- Worldview Analysis
- And much more . . .
Ready to Get Started?
We’ve made getting started as simple as possible. Join Grimké College and become a more effective leader in your local church.
1. Apply Online
Fill out the form and enroll into the Grimké program.
2. Choose Your Start Date
No other school has flexible start dates like Grimké. New courses start weekly.
3. Begin Your First Course
Start your first course whenever you’re ready—as soon as the following Monday.
The Grimké Name
Francis James Grimké (1850–1937)—a former slave—faithfully pastored 15th Street Presbyterian Church in Washington D.C. for over five decades. Grimké embodies the model theologian—one who displays a love for Christ through a life of ordinary, faithful ministry in the local church.
What We Believe
Grimké College holds to the creedal and confessional history of the church as expressed in the Protestant Reformation and the church planting movements that issued from it. Sepcifically, we hold to the Acts 29 Distinctives & Values and the Foundation Documents of the Gospel Coalition.