Posts from March 2024

Posts from March 2024

Summer Term at EBC

Today, March 21st, is the last day of this term but everything is already in place for the summer term classes which begin on Monday 15th April. Here is a summary overview programme, and details of individual subjects can be found on the NEWS page of this website.

Missiology

The aim of this module is to think biblically about some missiological issues and to consider the response to the biblical missionary mandate, both as an individual believer and also as a Christian leader. We will be looking at the biblical definition and basis of mission and will provide a biblical, theological, historical and practical consideration of God’s universal redemptive plan and purpose.  Led by experienced missionary, Dr Keith Ferdinando, this module will be take the form of guided reading…

Dr Keith Ferdinando

We are delighted to welcome Keith to the ranks of EBC’s lecturers. Keith Ferdinando taught in African Bible schools for many years, principally in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda. Since returning to the UK he has been involved in pastoral ministry and also teaches as a visiting lecturer in evangelical Bible colleges in England and Wales. He lives in north London and is a member and elder of All Nations Church in Barkingside. Keith will be teaching a Missiology…

Spiritual Disciplines

“The spiritual disciplines are those practices found in Scripture that promote spiritual growth among believers in the gospel of Jesus Christ. They are habits of devotion, habits of experiential Christianity that have been practiced by God’s people since biblical times.” (Don Whitney) Part of the very DNA of EBC is that we are committed not just to information, i.e. the teaching of good solid biblical truth, but to transformation, seeing that truth mature and equip Christians for effective, God glorifying life and…

World Religions and Cults

Around 85% of the world’s population is religious. With a multitude of religious belief and practice, what makes Christianity unique? In this module we will examine some of the major religions and cults in our society today. After a brief introduction to each group, we will take a look at their core beliefs, comparing and contrasting them to the beliefs of biblical Christianity. Finally, we will consider how we might engage members of these groups with the gospel. The class…