Up and Coming
The Fall 2016 semester begins Thursday, September 15th, 2016, and continues every Thursday (except on holidays). Three classes are offered each Thursday night beginning at 6:00 pm.
The following classes meet this semester:
Registering for the School of the Bible is easy. To register, email the Pastor Todd Bell, at firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate in which courses you would like to enroll this semester. You can do so via email or the contact form given below.
SB101 Personal Evangelism
SB102 Survey of the Old Testament I
SB103 Basic Bible Doctrine I
SB201 Methods of Bible Study
SB202 Survey of the Old Testament II
SB203 Basic Bible Doctrine II
SB301 Teaching the Bible
SB302 The Christian Home
SB303 Survey of the New Testament I
SB401 Survey of the New Testament II
SB402 The New Testament Church
SB403 The Life of Christ
practical instruction in witnessing to unbelievers and leading them to Jesus Christ. Emphasis is laid on key Bible principles relating to evangelism. Students are taught how to use their personal testimony in witnessing and how to present the gospel clearly.
Teaching The Bible
practical instruction on teaching the Bible effectively to adults, youth, and children. Biblical methods of teaching are explored and learned. This course is particularly helpful to Sunday School teachers and workers, Bible study leaders, and parents who are teaching the Bible in their homes.
Survey of the Old Testament I
a survey of the Books of Law (Genesis through Deuteronomy) and the Historical Books (Joshua through Esther) of the Old Testament. The main theme of each book is highlighted along with other significant features including key words, key verses, and pictures of Christ.
The Christian Home
clear teaching from God’s Word concerning God’s design for the home and for the Christian family. Helpful instruction is given in the areas of marriage and parenting. This course is beneficial also to singles who plan to establish a Christian home some day.
Basic Bible Doctrine I
clear Bible teaching in the subjects of bibliology (the study of the Bible), theology (the study of God), Christology (the study of Jesus Christ), pneumatology (the study of the Holy Spirit), and angelology (the study of angels). Bible answers are given to commonly asked questions concerning the Christian faith.
Survey of the New Testament I
a survey of the books of the New Testament (Matthew through Ephesians). The main theme of each book is highlighted along with other significant features including key words, key verses, and pictures of Christ.
Methods of Bible Study
helpful methods to assist believers in personal Bible study. Students learn principles of biblical interpretation to guide them in understanding different passages of Scripture such as narratives, psalms, proverbs, parables, and prophecy. Students also learn how to use Bible study tools to help them in their study of individual books, chapters, verses, and words.
Survey of the New Testament II
a survey of the books of the New Testament (Philippians through Revelation). The main theme of each book is highlighted along with other significant features including key words, key verses, and pictures of Christ.
Survey of the Old Testament II
a survey of the Books of Poetry (Job through the Song of Solomon), the Major Prophets (Isaiah through Daniel), and the Minor Prophets (Hosea through Malachi) of the Old Testament. The main theme of each book is highlighted along with other signifi cant features including key words, key verses, and pictures of Christ.
The New Testament Church
a study of the fi rst-century church in the New Testament. Emphasis is laid on the biblical purpose of the church and on the involvement of each member of the body. Key topics are studied such as worship in the church and the prayer life of the church.
Basic Bible Doctrine II
clear Bible teaching in the subjects of anthropology (the study of man), hamartiology (the study of sin), soteriology (the study of salvation), ecclesiology (the study of the church), and eschatology (the study of end times). Bible answers are given to commonly asked questions concerning the Christian faith.
The Life Of Christ
a detailed look at the Person and work of the Lord Jesus Christ. Some topics covered are Christ’s virgin birth; His teachings, miracles, and parables; His suffering and death; His resurrection and ascension. Students also learn Bible answers concerning the deity of Jesus Christ.