Evening School of the Bible


Do you have a desire to grow in your knowledge of the Word of God? If so, Lewisburg Evening School of the Bible was designed to help you.

Lewisburg Evening School of the Bible is a ministry of the Lewisburg Baptist Church and is in affiliation with Crown College of Powell, TN.  This program is designed to offer practical Bible teaching that will deepen your knowledge of God’s Word and strengthen your Christian service.  The school is designed for lay people and lay workers in the church. This includes deacons, Sunday School teachers, youth and children’s workers, Bible study leaders, and many others who simply desire to deepen their Bible knowledge and enhance their ability to serve the Lord.   It is a four-semester, twelve-course program held on Tuesday evenings 6:30 pm to 8:15 pm at the Lewisburg Baptist Church facilities.  Each semester offers three courses and lasts thirteen weeks.  Students who complete all twelve courses may participate in  the Crown College commencement exercises in Powell, TN and will be awarded a Biblical Studies certificate.

Because this is a church ministry intended to help people, it is designed to be affordable.  Tuition per semester is $75 per student or $100 for a married couple.  This cost includes a beautifully-prepared Student Notebook for each course.   If you are interested in these courses, you may enroll by calling Lewisburg Baptist Church at (304) 645-3797 and ask about Lewisburg Evening School of the Bible.

 

Course Schedule

Fall Semester
SB101    Religions and Cults
SB102    Survey of the Old Testament I
SB103    Basic Bible Doctrine I

Spring Semester
SB201    Methods of Bible Study
SB202    Survey of the Old Testament II
SB203    Basic Bible Doctrine II

Fall Semester
SB301    Teaching the Bible
SB302    The Christian Home
SB303    Survey of the New Testament I

Spring Semester
SB401    Survey of the New Testament II
SB402    The New Testament Church
SB403    The Life of Christ

 

Course Descriptions

Religions and Cults – a study of the differences between various religions and cult groups, from a Christian perspective.  This class provides good advice on sharing the Gospel with people from other religions.

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.

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.

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 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 significant features including key words, key verses, and pictures of Christ.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The New Testament Church – a study of the first-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.

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.