Bible Academy Classes | Spring Session
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Bible Academy Classes | Spring Session

Bible Academy students may enroll in the Certificate of Progress Program (COPP) of the Sunday School Publishing Board and earn a Diploma of Christian Education from the National Baptist Convention USA, Inc.

All persons interested in COPP are asked to please contact Dean Roberta Hatcher through the church office at (706) 733-0341

Session II | March 5, 2017 | Through | May 28, 2017

1001 – Introduction to the Bible
This course will introduce the sixty-six (66) books of the Bible, its origin, and the important events, periods, and personalities that led to the development of the Bible in its present form.

INSTRUCTOR: Sis. Karen Clark
Dates: April 17, 2017 – May 15, 2017
Class Day/Time: Mondays, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

1007 – Introduction to the Old Testament
This course identifies methods and approaches to Bible study that can lead to spiritual growth and Christian maturity. Areas that will be covered include the structure of the Bible, resources for study and other related subjects.
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INSTRUCTOR: Bro. Henry Baptiste
Dates: March 7, 2017 – May 23, 2017
Class Day/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

1072 - Introduction to the New Testament
This course consists of a cursory survey of the composition and content of the New Testament. The students will receive only the fundamental knowledge of the New Testament.

INSTRUCTOR: Bro. Henry Baptiste
Class Dates: March 9, 2017 – May 25, 2017
Class Day/Time: Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

1075- The Synoptic Gospels
This course will focus on the Synoptic Gospels--
Matthew, Mark and Luke. Students will study the life and ministry of Jesus Christ as portrayed by these three writers. Through this comparative study, students will gain a more comprehensive understanding of Jesus’ ministry.

INSTRUCTOR: Sis. Helen Brown
Class Dates: March 6, 2017 – April 10, 2017
Class Day/Time: Mondays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

2007 – Christian Stewardship
This course will cover the basic tenets of Christian stewardship – time, talent, and tithe. Students will learn how to effectively manage their resources through knowledge and a better understanding of the Bible, spiritual principles, practices, and the contributions of Christian stewardship.

INSTRUCTOR: Sis. Joyce Murry
Class Dates: March 6, 2017 – April 17, 2017
Class Day/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 p.m. –7:30 p.m.

2015 - Foundation of Christian Ethics
The course is designed for understanding the philosophical and Christological approaches to Christian ethics. Students will engage in biblical principles for decision making and conduct for living.

INSTRUCTOR: Rev. Ken Allen
Class Dates: March 9, 2017 – April 27, 2017
Class Day/Time: Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
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2023– Creative Ways of Teaching
This course is designed to share information that will enhance and maximize the teaching/learning process, thereby leading to a more effective teaching ministry.

INSTRUCTOR: Sis. Beatrice Brown
Dates: March 7, 2017 – April 11, 2017
Class Day/Time: Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m.

6021 Spiritual Formation
This course is designed to enable people to mature in their Christian walks. It will focus on a creative and dynamic approach to nurturing people from children to mature adults, to become better disciples of Jesus Christ. Students will discuss what it means to be Christians.

INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Mary Ramsey
Class Dates: April 17, 2017 – May 15, 2017
Class Day/Time: Mondays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

7005 – Christian Evangelism
This course is designed to teach the basic steps in developing a program of evangelism. Students will discover the appropriate Scriptures to use, and the methods, techniques, and media best suited for witness to nonbelievers. Students will have an opportunity to participate in field training in the practice of witnessing to individuals in the local community.

INSTRUCTOR: Sis. Suzanna Mitchell
Class Dates: April 20, 2017 – May 18, 2017
Class Day/Time: Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

9024 - Computers in Life of the Church
This course is designed for teachers, students, office workers, pastors, and others who want to utilize computer technology in the church. Issues in administration, setting up computer labs, tutorials on Bible study, making flyers, as well as membership record keeping and nurture will be covered in this course. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions or find answers to their questions and apply what they have learned in practical examples.

INSTRUCTOR: Sis. Karen Palmer
Class Date: April 11, 2017 – May 9, 2017
Class Day/Time: Tuesdays, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.