Enroll Now! Fall 2015

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“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven;”
Ecclesiastes 3:1
You still have time to join! Classes begin tomorrow, August 25, 2015.

Books of…
GENESIS
Genesis Description & Objective
This is a verse-by-verse study of the book of Genesis. The intention of this course is to study the magnificent account of the creation of mankind and the unfolding plan of redemption of mankind, leading each of us into a deeper faith in God the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

ECCLESIASTES
Description & Objective
The course is a verse-by-verse exposition of the book of Ecclesiastes. Attention will be placed on helping the student understand the book’s place in the canon of Scripture, authorship, ethical issues revolving around the meaning and actions of life, solutions to problem passages, and discovering and applying God’s greatest good to our lives.
Ecclesiastes

JOHN
Description & Objective
John-2The Gospel of John has long fascinated the cleverest exegetes by its simple grammatical style and deep Christological content. The book is recognized as theunique fourth gospel that offers a portrait of Jesus Christ like no other book of the Bible. This course will be a verse-by-verse study of the entire gospel with emphasis on John’s theology, Christology, and particularly the relationship between His deity and humanity.
John

and then…
Theology
INDUCTIVE BIBLE STUDY
Description & Objective
The way we read and understand the Bible really affects the way we live. Since we make decisions based on how we understand the Bible, it is important that we read the Bible in a healthy way that leads us to the right conclusions about God, ourselves, and the world we live in. In this course, we will learn how to observe, interpret and apply the Bible soundly.
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In completing this course, you should (1) develop a good understanding of the basic nature and general content of the Bible; (2) develop a deeper appreciation for the Bible; (3) learn how to study and interpret the Bible; (4) learn how to apply the Bible correctly and practically; and (5) become ready to communicate the results of your studies to others.

Mission 2 Mauban

According to the translator, Mauban means gray-headed. Nothing gray about our God directed mission/adventure in Mauban, Quezon, it was as colorful as the rainbow.

Southern Luzon - we started in Tagaytay, look at all the towns we passed through.
Southern Luzon – we started in Tagaytay, look at all the towns we passed through.

“How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness, who publishes salvation…”
Isaiah 52:7

2nd Pit stop when we entered Quezon through Tiaong. Golden arches everywhere...Nenita & Madel ham it up.
2nd Pit stop when we entered Quezon through Tiaong. Golden arches everywhere…Nenita & Madel ham it up.
Tight squeeze...Emmanuel  a.ka. M2 (in the middle)  asks "Are we there yet?"
Tight squeeze…Emmanuel a.ka. M2 (in the middle) asks “Are we there yet?”
Yes we are! Welcome to Mauban!!!
Yes we are! Welcome to Mauban!!!

First stop in Mauban!

Barangay Sadsaran
Barangay Sadsaran
For 2 nights, we stayed at that house to the left.
For 2 nights, we stayed at that house to the left.
Streets were narrow...
The streets were narrow…
Our hosts, Madel, Izen, & Maricris with the two little ones, Emmanuel & Sophia.
Our hosts, Madel, Izen, & Maricris with the two little ones, Emmanuel & Sophia.

“Passing alongside the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen.”
Mark 1:16

Not exactly Galilee, but one of the divine appointment the Lord had prepared was a family whose make up and livelihood was similar to that of Simon (Peter) & Andrew.

Storefront facing the street, the otherside is Lamon Bay.
Storefront facing the street, the otherside is Lamon Bay.
Household # 1 who received the truth of the Gospel in Jesus Christ.
Household # 1 who received the truth of the Gospel in Jesus Christ.

Because of the Lord and your prayers…”And how are they to preach unless they are sent…”
The Gospel shared along the seawall/boardwalk of Mauban.

Stretch of coastline
Stretch of coastline
Have you heard?
Have you heard?
In moments like these...
In moments like these…
As we walked along the boardwalk, these folks welcomed us into their home to hear of the love of God.
Wherever...
Wherever…
...whomever...
…whomever…
whenever...
whenever…

Off to Rosario…

 Dariel navigated us safely onto shore.
Dariel navigated us safely onto shore.
Nenita by the lake, waiting for high-tide.
Nenita by the lake, waiting for high-tide.
Ed, Madel's father welcomed us wholeheartedly.
Ed, Madel’s father welcomed us wholeheartedly.
Rosario-carabao
A farmers helper, the carabao.

 

Typical home. Electricity for the area does not kick in till 6 PM, shuts down at 10 PM.
Typical home. Electricity for the area does not kick in till 6 PM, shuts down at 10 PM.
Marina, Ed, & Nenita discuss dinner...which is anytime after lunch :)
Household # 2 – Marina, Ed, & Nenita discuss dinner…which is anytime after lunch 🙂
Alakan from the "sa-sa" plant, a source of income.
Alakan from the “sa-sa” plant, a source of income.

after harvesting the rice grain, drying time…

Edmar & Brian drying the "palay."
Edmar & Brian drying the “palay.”
High tide came, JR was the lone rower, the advantage of youth.
High tide came, JR was the lone rower, the advantage of youth.

“I appeal to you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God on my behalf…”
Romans 15:30

Join us...
Join us…

Almost at the end

Students

The semester is coming to a close…May 29 is graduation day and we have the value of one in JR.
Only God can grow the fruit of righteousness through His Word. In the end, the question will be asked, “Were you faithful in the one I put in front of you?”

“What man of you, having an hundred sheep, if he lose one of them, doth not leave the ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after that which is lost, until he find it?”
Luke 15:4

Ina
…the 85 year old woman from Mauban?
The five year old girl sitting on a tricycle
The five year old girl waiting in a tricycle…
7 year old boy
…even the 7 year old boy doing his own thing on a table?

Only God can make a tree, what becomes of JR is up to Him.

JR and Minor Prophets project
JR and Minor Prophets project

As far as I can say, we did what we were called to do and are being poured unto Him the life and the truth that is found in His Word. The hope we have is that at the end of our life, we are welcomed with these words, “Well done good and faithful servant…
Matthew 25:21

What about you? at the end of the day, will you be found faithful?

Pressing On!

For Ezra had set his heart to study the Law of the LORD, and to do it and to teach his statutes and rules in Israel.”
Ezra 7:10

Classes have begun, we’re on our second week! We welcome Rachel Gornez, our third student, Praise the Lord. We’re thankful for His faithfulness!
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Pray without ceasing…

For Cathy, Julius & Rachel, that they may to learn in, and by the help of the Holy Spirit.

“Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth.”
2Timothy 2:15

GOD GAVE US A HEART, SO WE COULD LOVE HIM
GOD GAVE US A SOUL, SO WE COULD ENJOY HIM
GOD GAVE US A MIND, SO WE COULD KNOW HIM
GOD GAVE US STRENGTH, SO WE COULD OBEY HIM

-CCBC MHS
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“…for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole counsel of God.”
Acts 20:27

For the teachers and administrators, to teach, administer and lead according to God’s Word, no more, no less…to be always united in prayer!
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Enroll now!

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You still have time to join us at the Bible Center!
Classes begin August 25, 2014.
“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven;”
Ecclesiastes 3:1

For Fall 2014:

Books of…

1,2,3 JOHN

Description & Objective
The Epistles of John are intensely practical letters addressed to Christian readers. They warn against the dangers of false teaching and exhort believers to live a life of obedience to God and love for their brothers and sisters. Its controlling theme is fellowship with God the Father and with His Son Jesus Christ in love and truth.
John
The goal is to allow the letters of John to teach us how to base our lives upon the true doctrines of Christ and His Person, and to live our lives in a way that pleases Him in truth and love.

EPHESIANS

Description & Objective
This course is designed to give the student a thorough working knowledge of Ephesians, studying verse-by-verse and including the major doctrines presented in the epistle helping them in its rightful interpretation. We will see a glorious picture of Christ and His Church and the plan of God for His children. We will appreciate even more the extent of Christ’s loving work for us and what He desires of us.
Ephesians
By the end of the course, the students, 1) will be acquainted with Paul’s style of writing and know the historical background of the book and how it fits in with all of his other writings, especially Colossians; 2) have a greater understanding of who/what the Church is as the bride of Christ; 3) have the confidence in the knowledge of the wealth that we all get to share as part of the Body of Christ and therefore; 4) demonstrate the ability to explain the message of this book to others.

EXODUS

Description & Objective

There are two key theological themes of Exodus, based on the two main parts of the book. The first is “God is the Deliverer”; the second is “God the Covenant-Maker”. We will study these themes as we look at Exodus verse-by-verse.Exodus-3

To receive a clear understanding of Israel’s plight as the chosen people and how it parallel’s to those called by God.

LUKE

Description & Objective

This course is a verse-by-verse study of the Gospel of Luke. We will attempt to follow the admonition of Jesus when He said, “…take my yoke and learn of Me…”
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To learn what the Bible teaches us for victory in our daily walk with Jesus. To change those things that need to change in our lives according to the Word of God. To make a difference in our Christian life and to encourage others by our example.

and then…

INDUCTIVE BIBLE STUDY

Description & Objective
The way we read and understand the Bible really affects the way we live. Since we make decisions based on how we understand the Bible, it is important that we read the Bible in a healthy way that leads us to the right conclusions about God, ourselves, and the world we live in. In this course, we will learn how to study, interpret and apply the Bible soundly.Theology

By completing this course, you should (1) develop a good understanding of the basic nature and general content of the Bible; (2) develop a deep appreciation for the Bible; (3) learn how to study and interpret the Bible; (4) learn how to apply the Bible correctly and practically; and (5) become ready to communicate the results of your studies to others.

MISSIONS

Description & Objective
This class will focus on the theological and practical elements of mission work. We will study the biblical basis of missions, focusing mainly on the life of Paul in the book of Acts and some of his epistles to learn the principles that ought to be applied practically in our own missionary endeavors.
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At the end of this course, students 1) will have a better understanding of what it means to be a missionary and recognize the call to go…in the light of God’s Great Commission; 2) should begin appreciate the life of the many missionary pioneers and the trails they have forged; 3) will be able to apply the principles of “going and telling” and be inspired to get involved in God’s work to reach the world; 4) will get the basic essentials of missionary service.

THEOLOGY

Description & Objectives

The class will consist of a survey of the main doctrines of the Christian faith. Attention will be given to the theological role of theology, God, Christ, Holy Spirit, man, sin, salvation, church, and personal eschatology.Tozer

The course goal is twofold: 1) Deepen your personal knowledge and faith in Christ through organizing and understanding essential theological issues along with how they relate to each other; 2) to equip you with the tools to become a more efficient evangelist as it pertains to clearly articulating the gospel message and its accompanying doctrines.