News (Page 3)

News (Page 3)

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 interconnect.  It is interactive, with lots of opportunity for questions and discussion, and full notes and a folder are supplied to all who attend.  You…

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 for the spiritual well-being of children. It is led by Heather Holdsworth, a member of Carrubbers Christian Centre in Edinburgh, who has a wealth of…

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 details of all our summer term courses here.

New Modules for Summer 2019

We have just posted details of the new modules we are running for the summer term which starts on 1st May.  EVERYONE is very welcome to ANY of these courses.  Details are available here.

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.

Gender Identity

We are grateful to David Robertson of Dundee for a superb seminar on Gender Identity and Transgender Issues, the latest in our series of seminars on Christian Ethics. You can listen to it here  and watch it via EBC’s own YouTube channel

Bible in a Day

Please note that we have had to change the date for this seminar from 23rd February to 2nd March. Our Principal’s popular seminar is being held at Bellshill Baptist Church, North Lanarkshire, on Saturday 2nd March 2019. 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…

Christian Ethics

There was another good turnout yesterday for the second of our seminars on Christian Ethics. Our Principal was speaking on the relevance of God’s Moral Law and establishing some principles for correctly understanding and applying it in our lives today. You can access seminar notes, powerpoint and mp3 here.  If you would like to watch the videos of the seminar, you can do so at EBC’s own YouTube channel where you can also subscribe to get automatic notifications of future…

Christian Ethics

We had a great start to our series of seminars on Christian Ethics, with a really encouraging number of attenders from a variety of churches and an excellent presentation by David Nixon of Carrubbers on the subject of ‘Christian Ethics in a Sceptical World’. If you would like to watch the videos of the seminar, you can do so at EBC’s own YouTube channel,  where you can also subscribe to get automatic notifications of future uploads.   You can access…

Church History at EBC

Please note, that if you were planning on joining the Church History course with Dr Sandy Roger that was due to start this Wednesday afternoon, the course will not now start until next week, i.e. Wednesday 30th January.

Christian Ethics – God’s Word for Today’s World

In the Spring of 2019 we are running a series of seminars which are open to ANYONE to attend.  We are addressing a number of moral and ethical issues which are very current in society and seeking to develop a biblical response to them. January 23rd and 30th Biblical Foundations (Rev John Brand, EBC Principal) February 6th Euthanasia (Dr Gordon Macdonald, Senior Policy Officer, CARE, Scotland) February 13th Marriage, sexuality, and family (Dr Gordon Macdonald, Senior Policy Officer, CARE, Scotland)…

New Board Member

We’re delighted to welcome Mr Nigel Kenny to the College Board which is responsible for the governance and oversight of the work. Nigel is Scotland Officer for The Christian Institute and prior to that practised law for twenty years. He is married to Anne and they have two children. Nigel came to faith in Christ shortly before leaving school and as a student benefited greatly from the preaching of Eric Alexander at the Tron Church in Glasgow. This gave him…

Important Notice about the Bible in a Day seminar

Please note:  We have just discovered a technical problem with registrations for the Bible in a Day seminar on October 13th. If you have previously registered for the seminar – see details here – or have tried to register and have had problems doing so, please would you be so kind as to register again, using the form below.   We are encouraged by the response to this seminar but still more than happy to accept registrations.
Students listening to a lecture

Autumn 2018 Courses

We have just released our timetable for the autumn term which begins in October.  We believe this is the biggest and best programme we’ve yet put together, with a great line-up of gifted teachers,  and remember that ANYONE can come to ANY advertised course at EBC.  You can see the full details here and download a pdf here.  Why not take a look and see what you could study this autumn?