Church of God Multicultural
Education Ministries (MCEM)

MCEM intends to provide a learning environment for positive intercultural learning experiences.

The Multicultural Educational Ministries (MCEM) is the institutional education agency of the Church of God for multicultural groups in the denomination. The ministry operates under the appointment of the Executive Committee and serves as part of the Global Education Initiative of the Division of Education.


What do we do?

  1. We serve the local, district, state/region, and national church through the provision and management of a range of educational programs/courses for laity and ministers.
  2. We provide educational opportunities for ministers and laity in certificate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees, through the Division of Education and in partnership with other institutions of higher education in our denomination.
  3. We offer resources, strategies, programs and materials for laity and ministers in theological training and formation programs for the multicultural educational ministries in the community of the Church of God.

Educational Programs

  • Basic Program
  • General Education
  • Bible Institute Programs (Level I)
  • Ministerial Studies Program (Level II—CIMS) in association with the School of Ministry
  • College-Level Programs (Levels III and IV) in association with Lee University, Pentecostal Theological Seminary, SEMISUD, and others.
  • Study Programs for Ministerial Credentials