January 12th - December 21st, 2017
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Systematic Theology I: The Doctrine of Christ
September 6th - November 29th, 2017
How do we know the Bible is God's Word? What is sin and where did it come from? How is Jesus fully God and fully man? What are spiritual gifts? When and how will Christ return? If you've asked questions like these, then 'systematic theology' is a class for you. Join us in finding the answers every Christian needs to know.
Bible Doctrine covers the same essentials of the faith, giving you a firm grasp on seven key topics: The Doctrine of God, The Doctrine of the Word of God, The Doctrine of Man, The Doctrine of Christ, The Doctrine of the Application of Redemption, The Doctrine of the Church, The Doctrine of the Future.
About the Author Wayne Grudem is research professor of Theology and Biblical Studies at Phoenix Seminary in Phoenix, Arizona. He holds degrees from Harvard (AB), Westminster Theological Seminary (MDiv, DD), and Cambridge (PhD). He is the author of more than a dozen books including the bestselling Systematic Theology.
Week 1: An Introduction to Systematic Theology Week 2: Week 3: Week 4: Week 5: Week 6: Week 7: Week 8: Week 9: Week 10:
The cost for NEW students for this CTU course is $20.00. If you already have the textbook there is no cost.
Road Trip: Ark Encounter & Creation Museum
November 9th - November 11th, 2017
Trip cost will include: transportation from Central to all venues and back; tickets for both venues and hotel accommodations for two nights. etc.
Ark Encounter: features a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. Spanning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high, this modern engineering marvel amazes visitors young and old. Ark Encounter is situated in the beautiful Williamstown, Kentucky, halfway between Cincinnati and Lexington on I-75.
Creation Museum: The state-of-the-art Creation Museum allows you to venture through biblical history, stunning exhibits, botanical gardens, planetarium, petting zoo, zip line adventure course, and much more. This 75,000-square-foot facility has welcomed over 2.5 million guests since opening in Petersburg, Kentucky.
The cost of this trip:
$250.00 plus tax per person age 60 and up; Double Occupancy $265.00 plus tax per person age 59 and under; Double Occupancy Space is limited-price is based on 32 travelers Price Includes: • All travel via Deluxe coach bus, parking • 2 – night’s Hotel Stay - Best Western/Whitewater Inn • Free Hot Breakfast Daily • Admission to the Ark Encounter • Admission to the Creation Museum • All other meals, tips and souvenirs are extra.
Deadline to register is July 16. There is a $50 refundable, reservation fee.
Survey of the Old Testament Part 2, Genesis 24-? - 16 Week Study
January 10th - April 25th, 2018
The purpose of studying the Old Testament is to understand God and his redemptive work more fully. However, this goal is complicated by the fact that it was transmitted through a very different language and culture from our own.
A Survey of the Old Testament will provide us an with an indispensable guide for exploring the literary, historical, and theological issues behind the Old Testament and its various books.
For each Old Testament book, the Survey addresses background information, purpose, message, structure, and major themes. Chapters introducing each major section of the Old Testament are included, as are chapters dealing with issues of interpretation, geography, archaeology, history, formation of the Old Testament canon, and the Old Testament’s relationship to the New Testament.
This is a wonderful book for your library on biblical studies because it is enhanced throughout by maps, photos, timelines, and charts.
Although this is a college level course all are welcome and will do fine! Join us!