Layperson’s II (Semester 2)- Bible School | Word of Faith International Christian Center St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – Online Classes
Layperson’s Bible School began in the fall of 1984. It was founded by Bishop Keith A. Butler, Sr. founder of Word of Faith International Christian Center in Southfield, Michigan. Its purpose is to give laypersons and layministers a basic working knowledge of Bible truths. The success of the program is known throughout the United States and abroad, for many churches have adopted this program as a vital part of their ministry. This two-year school (September – May) is a systematic Bible Study course. It will give you a detailed study of your commission and authority as a believer in Jesus Christ.
Pastor Ronald Walker strongly advocate this program for anyone desiring a basic working knowledge of the truths of the Bible.
Curriculum / Course Descriptions:
The Layperson’s II – Bible School Curriculum was developed to foster personal and spiritual growth by conveying biblical truths in a systematic way. Courses include:
In this course, students will discover that everything we possess in Christ is because of a covenant promise.
Present Day Ministry of Jesus
We will cover four areas of the present day ministry of Jesus: High Priest, Advocate (Lawyer), Intercessor, and Shepherd.
Do Christians suffer for Jesus’ sake with sickness, disease, and calamity? What is Christian suffering? These and many more questions will be answered.
Spirit Controlled Life
Through a scriptural journey in the pursuit of understanding the Fruit of the Spirit, students will learn to develop these spiritual fruit.
Gifts of the Holy Spirit
Spiritual gifts are those gifts given by the Spirit of God. Students will learn that these gifts are to be exercised in love for the edification of the whole Body.
Living Letters (Part 1 & 2)
In this course, students will learn that the Gentile believer’s inheritance is equal with that of the Jew. This two-part course gives the foundation for God’s inheritance as well as discusses our freedom in Christ.
How to Relate to Your Pastor
In this course, students will learn why God gave Pastors, how to receive your Pastor, how to know your Pastor, how to esteem him very highly in love, how to pray for him, communicate to him, imitate him, and obey his teachings.