Curriculum

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  • The Formation of the People of God from Eden to Canaan: Interpreting the Five Books of Moses
  • The Mission of the People of God in the Promised Land: Interpreting the Historical and Poetic Books
  • The Exile & Return of the People of God: Interpreting the Prophetic Books

Old Testament Textbooks:

Click here to purchase these books online or visit the GCTS Charlotte bookstore on the first night of class.

Title

Author

Publisher

The Bible (NIV Study Bible or Archaeology Study Bible)    
Encountering the Old Testament Arnold, B.T.
Beyer, B.E.
Baker, 2008
Journey into God's Word Duvall, J.S.
Hayes, J.D.
Zondervan, 2005

Note: Encountering the Old Testament will be used throughout the Old Testament course sequence. The Old Testament portion of Journey into God's Word will be completed in Course 1.

  • The Restoration of the People of God: Interpreting the Gospels
  • The Mission of the People of God to the Nations: Interpreting Acts & Paul’s Letters
  • The Sojourn of the People of God among the Nations: Interpreting Hebrews through Revelation

New Testament Textbooks:

Click here to purchase these books online or visit the GCTS Charlotte bookstore. (The first night of class, there will be a one-night-only sale of these texts in the bookstore. Come early!)

Title

Author

Publisher

How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth                   Fee, G.D.
Stuart, D.
Zondervan, 2003
Encountering the New Testament

Yarbrough, R.
Elwell, W.

Baker, 2013
Grasping God’s Word: A Hands-On Approach to
Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible, 3d ed.
Duvall, J.
Hayes, J.
Zondervan, 2012

 


Levels

Auditor (Level 1):

Auditors attend classes but are not required to complete assignments. This level will provide the student with skills to think critically, contextually and historically about Scripture.

Cost: $125 per course


Credit Bearing (Level 2):

Credit bearing students are expected to attend classes, participate in a 30 minute discussion group, and to complete all assignments. This level offers certification of competency in principles of Bible interpretation, and scope/depth of Bible survey knowledge. Students completing assignments satisfactorily can receive graduate credit for certification.

Cost: $200 per course | Churches are encouraged to subsidize the cost for their participants.
 

How Do I Begin?

Contact

Register for BibleJourney.

Dr. Alison Littauer
14542 Choate Circle
Charlotte, NC 28273
alittauer@gordonconwell.edu, (704) 940-5814