Bible Academy 

Summer Semester IN-PERSON  Classes at Good Shepherd Baptist Church

June  10, 2024 –June 14, 2024

Online Pre-Registration – May 6, – May 31, 2024

In-person Registration at the church is open until the first session of each class

ABOUT US: The Bible Academy is a church-based school that was organized in 1999 and is nationally accredited through the Sunday School Publishing Board of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. All participants will receive a national course card upon completion of sessions and required work. Students may take courses for self-enhancement or work toward a national Diploma of Christian Education through the Certificate of Progress Program (COPP), which is offered through the Bible Academy. The Registration fee is $25.00 per course. Contact Dean Roberta Hatcher or Rev. Rhonda Daigs at or visit for more information regarding the COPP.

All Spring Semester courses will be presented in person at Good Shepherd Baptist Church. Hybrid classes (in-person and students on Zoom) are indicated below. Individuals may register online, at the church, or use the enclosed Mail-in Registration Form to send their registration information and check or money order for fees to Good Shepherd Baptist Church, P.O. Box 141 Augusta, GA 30903 by May 31, 2024. Confirmation of online registration will be provided. If you have questions regarding your registration, please contact Dean Roberta Hatcher or Dean of Record, Rev. Rhonda Daigs at Good Shepherd for assistance. Following registration and payment of fees, enrolled students will be contacted by the instructors prior to the start of the courses.
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Pastor/President – Rev. Dr. Clarence Moore
Bible Academy Dean – Dr. Roberta J. Hatcher
Dean of Record  - Rev. Rhonda Daigs
Registrar – Mrs. Lakeischa Murphy


1072- Survey of the New Testament
Instructor: Dr. Henry Baptiste

Engage in a general overview of the divisions,
time periods, places, events, people, and archaeology of the New Testament sections of the Bible.

Class Dates: June 10-14
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Textbook: Survey of the New Testament – Paul N. Benware

2015- Foundation of Christian Ethics
 Instructor:   Dr. Craig Beasley

Focus on understanding the philosophical and
Christological approaches to Christian ethics. Engage in biblical principles for decision-making and conduct for living.

Class Dates: June 10-14
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Textbook: Christian Ethics: Contemporary Issues – N. Geisler

7010- Introduction to Discipleship
Instructor: Chaplain Patricia Dickerson

Introduce the believer to the biblical principle of
discipleship. Examine the character traits of believers, while looking at the overall examples of Jesus. Study discipleship methods of Jesus and the difference between discipleship and membership.

Class Dates: June 10-14
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Textbook:  Spiritual Discipleship – J. Oswald Sanders

Summer 2024 Registration 

Step 3: Payment Options
Make checks or money orders payable to Good Shepherd Baptist Church