Certificate of
Spirit-Empowered Living


Oral Roberts University’s online Certificate of Spirit-Empowered Living will equip you with practical tools to take into any ministry setting. An online certificate is a unique academic award that requires less time and fewer credits than an undergraduate or graduate degree. You will learn how the healing of the human heart comes from the nature of God and is received through the practice of prayer, worship, discipleship and confession.

In addition to this, our commitment to educating your whole person - mind, body, and spirit - can truly set you apart as a Spirit-empowered believer. You will apply what you learn to your family, church or ministry context. Students watch videos, dive into core textbooks, post to discussions, and complete practical projects. In addition, periodic live webinars allow students to learn in real-time from their instructor and peers.

What can I do with a Certificate of Spirit-Empowered Living?

An undergraduate ORU Certificate in Spirit-Empowered Living can give you an edge as you pursue these various ministry roles: 

  • Church Staff
  • Bible Teacher
  • Evangelist

What are the benefits?

Earning a certificate from ORU – known worldwide for its Spirit-empowered focus –has an array of benefits, such as:

  • Gain in-depth knowledge on the Holy Spirit.
  • Learn applicable skills that are transferrable to any ministry setting.
  • Plus, you can complete this certificate while balancing your work and family commitments.

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE ME TO complete this certificate?

Organized in 6 units, lasting 7-weeks each, the online Certificate of Spirit-Empowered Living requires 4-hours a week of study, over 12 months. 


Our affordable tuition means your finances go further. In addition, many students benefit from our interest-free payment plan. To view your cost, click here

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