ACADEMY OF BIBLE AND THEOLOGY
"Growing together in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ" (2 Peter 3:18)
Students who successfully pass a Final Exam will receive a Certificate of Achievement for the course completed. The Certificate will show that student has demonstrated knowledge and understanding of subject matter.
Certificates of Achievement are intended to promote a healthy sense of pride and accomplishment, both for the church leaders and students who earn them and for the congregations they serve.
The Academy of Bible and Theology offers solid biblical and theological instruction to pastors, evangelists, church leaders, and serious students in the Global South who want to "grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ" (2 Peter 3:18). All courses are FREE. Lessons and exams are sent to students by email in PDF form, so no costly air time is required. Practice exams and a required Final Exam are provided so that students may demonstrate their knowledge in the subject matter of each course. Students who complete a course by passing the Final Exam are awarded a Certificate of Achievement that they may proudly display in their homes, workplaces or churches. Please review the material on this page and join us, either as a student or a financial supporter.
Our courses are suitable for all major denominations and Church traditions.
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"In my travels in Africa and Asia, I have met many dedicated men and women who serve as pastors, evangelists and leaders in the Church of Jesus Christ. Because these faithful servants of our Lord Jesus often serve poor congregations in small villages and rural areas, they lack the financial means to attend Bible college or seminary. Yet, these faithful servants are hungry for education and training in the basic doctrines of the Christian faith."
Martin M. Davis, Ph.D.
President & Presiding Bishop
AsiAfrica Ministries, Inc.
The FOUNDATIONS Curriculum
COURSE 101 The Christian Doctrine of God. This course is a readable, understandable introduction to the Doctrine of the Holy Trinity. This doctrine is the foundation for all other Christian doctrines. In this course, we learn that God has revealed himself in his Son, Jesus and in the sending of the Holy Spirit. In Jesus, we learn that God is love.
COURSE 102 The Doctrine of Jesus Christ. In this course, the life of Jesus Christ, the Son of God, is explored from his pre-existence with the Father through his birth, life, death, resurrection and ascension. The ministry of Jesus Christ is explored in relation to the Kingdom of God.
COURSE 103 Discipleship: Living in Union with Christ. Discipleship is the fruit of union with Christ through the communion of the Spirit. Discipleship is explored in relation to faith, worship, prayer, sacraments, Christian living and evangelism.
COURSE 104 Jesus and the Old Testament. In referring to the scriptures that we call the "Old Testament," Jesus said, "These are the scriptures that testify about me." This course will identity and examine many Old Testament passages that point to Jesus to help us gain a better understanding of "Who" Jesus Christ is.
COURSE 105 The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit. This course explores the biblical doctrine of the Holy Spirit as expressed in the Old and New Testaments. Special attention is given to the role of the Holy Spirit in the knowledge of God with emphasis on the divine personhood of the Spirit. The work of the Holy Spirit is explored in relation to the ministry of Jesus Christ. The gifts of the Spirit are understood as essential for the equipping of the church for mission. The Spirit's role as mediator of communion is explored in detail.
DISCLAIMER: The Academy of Bible and Theology offers free educational courses to serious students. Our courses are not designed to meet requirements of degree-granting institutions such as seminaries and Bible colleges.
The Academy of Bible and Theology is an independent ministry. We are not affiliated with any church or denomination. Rather, we wish to serve believers from all church traditions.