9.9.2013

Bible College starts 11th of September


THE LETTER OF JAMES – PROVEN CHRISTIAN CHARACTER THROUGH TESTING

The course is 2 credits but an extra credit can be earned by reading Zane Hodges Commentary (6 USD) and writing the book report of 2-3 pages. The course consists of 18 lessons, and approximately 14 hours homework. Homework consists of personal study note from lessons, shared material and Dr. Bings Grace notes.

Course can be included to the diploma of Bible School studies (12 credits) or Associate of Biblical Studies Degree (60 credits) awarded by Ostrobothnia Bible College.

11.9.2013

6pm Introduction 1: James, original readers and argument of the book
7 pm James 1:1-3 Testing of our Faith

18.9.2013

6pm Introduction 2: Cultural Background of primitive Christianity
7 pm James 1:4-11 How to respond to the Changes

25.9.2013

6pm Introduction 3: Doctrinal purpose(s) of the book
7pm James 1:12-18 – Don’t accuse god about trials

2.10.2013 James 1:19-20 (7 pm) – Behave well in trials

9.10.2013 James 1:21-27(7 pm) –Teachability is more than listening

16.10.2013 HOLIDAY SEASON BREAK – Traditional Wednesday service

23.10.2013 James 2:1-13 (7 pm) – Discipleship is more than morality

30.10.2013 – Free Grace Soteriology in the light of the letter of James, Instructor: Richard Grubbs, Ph.D.

6.11.2013 James 2:14-26 – True spirituality is more than passive faith (7 pm)

13.11 2013 James 3:1-12 (7 pm) – Tongue is a dangerous instrument to display wisdom

20.11. 2013 James 3:13-18 (7 pm) – Holy conduct is safe instrument to display wisdom

27.11 2013 James 4:1-10 (7 pm) – Wrath is the result of the worldliness

4.12.2013 James 4:11-5:6 (7 pm) –Judgmental and boasting spirits are results of worldliness

11.12 2013

Conclusion (6 pm)

James 5:7-20 (7 pm) – Perseverance will be rewarded

18.12.2013 (6 pm) Final exam

-Ari-

Printable pdf-file is available here.

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