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Another Good Day at EBC

At EBC, our teaching is done by those whom we describe as Practitioners rather than Professionals. In other words, we recruit pastors, evangelists and other Christian workers who are actively involved in gospel work and can model passionate ministry to our students. We’re delighted that Rev Kieran Banks of Dedridge Baptist Church, Livingston, is one…


A great start to the new session

We have just finished our first full week of the new session and have so much to be thankful for and encouraged by. We have 22 students now studying different courses with us onsite and another dozen or so doing online courses. God is so good!   Yesterday, for the first time, we had three…

New Applications

At our Staff Meeting this morning we were considering applications and planning interviews for new students for September. It’s still not too late. If you, or someone you know, would be interested in studying at EBC – full or part time, do get in touch.

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2019 Graduation Celebration

We had a great Graduation Celebration on Friday evening and more than one person testified to there being a tangible sense of the Lord’s presence with us. Congratulations to Joshua Truesdale who graduated with a well earned Diploma in Applied Theology (with merit).

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EBC in Poland

Please pray for two key elements of follow up to our Principal’s recent ministry in Poland. First, please pray for the many people who are watching the videos of Saturday’s seminar on the Overview of the Old Testament. You can find them all here or here, on the website of the Evangelical Church in Warsaw…


The Bible in a Day

The Bible in a Day seminar, written and presented by EBC’s Principal, Rev John Brand, has been well received in a number of churches in the UK. The seminar is designed to give you a good grasp of the whole Bible, identifying the unifying theme of the Scriptures and seeing how all the various parts…


Train up a Child…..

The training up of children in the ways of the Lord must, surely, be one of the most important responsibilities given to us as parents and churches, and never was there a day when the challenge was greater.   This seminar is designed to encourage and equip parents, teachers, Sunday School workers, and all concerned…


Introduction to New Testament Greek

Our Introduction to Biblical Languages modules are among our most popular courses, taught by our experienced and gifted Tutor, Lynn Cooke. Starting on 1st May we are running an 8 week Introduction to New Testament Greek course on Wednesday mornings, to which everyone and anyone is more than welcome. You can pre-register and find more…


Christian Ethics

The last of our very successful seminars on Christian Ethics took place on Wednesday, when Dr Stuart Weir of Care, Scotland, spoke on Environmental Issues.   The videos of the seminar can be accessed here along with those of most of the other seminars, and you can download the mp3 recordings here.


Christian Ethics

The dreadful weather somewhat affected numbers at our latest Christian Ethics seminar, when Nigel Kenny of The Christian Institute spoke on the subject of Homosexuality. You can access the video here, and the powerpoint presentation here.