CHARIS BIBLE COLLEGE – FIRST YEAR COURSE OUTLINE

This is a sample of the courses offered including most, but not all of the 39 required courses.

Courses are subject to change without notice

Course Title: A Sure Foundation I & II

Instructor: Andrew Wommack

 

Class Hours: 10

Two subjects are covered in this class. The Integrity of the Word expounds on the truth, surety, and infallibility of God’s Word. Christian Philosophy shows us that we all have a system of thought, but challenges us to examine if it is according to the Word or the world.

 

Course Title: The Basics of Righteousness I & II

Instructor: Andrew Wommack

Class Hours: 10

This class teaches about our Spirit, Soul, and Body and Identity in Christ. Spirit, Soul, and Body is a study that explains how our spirits are complete in Jesus if we are born again and how our souls and bodies should relate to our spirits. The Identity in Christ study shows us from Scripture who we are in Christ—our righteousness and justification.

 

Course Title: The Holy Spirit I - III

Instructor: Wendell Parr

Class Hours: 30

This is an exciting class that discusses the Person and the work of the Holy Spirit. Not only will you learn how He has worked throughout history, but how He works in your life.

 

Course Title: Introduction to the Bible

Instructor: Barry Bennett

Class Hours: 10

A course designed to inspire confidence in the Bible as the Living Word of God by understanding its 1) revelation, 2) inspiration, 3) compilation, and 4) preservation.

 

Course Title: Bible Covenants

Instructor: Lawson Perdue

Class Hours: 10

The purpose of this study is to learn about the nature of God as revealed in the covenants He has made with men, in order to develop our faith in God as a way of life today. We will begin with God’s covenants with Adam, Abraham, and Israel, and then we will consider the new covenant fully revealed in the New Testament.

 

Course Title: Romans

Instructor: Lawson Perdue

Class Hours: 10

Romans - The revelation of righteousness. The Book of Romans is considered by many as the greatest exposition of Christian Doctrine anywhere in the Bible. The revelation of righteousness is the revelation of the gospel. In this class we see: the need for the provision of, the way to and the power of righteousness revealed in Christ and received by faith.

 

Course Title: Finally, My Brethren (Ephesians)

Instructor: Delron Shirley                                                    
Class Hours: 10

This insightful study through the first five and a half chapters of Ephesians will cover the foundational steps that Apostle Paul laid out before his often-quoted statements about putting on the spiritual armour. This course will enlighten new scriptural truths and empower you to become more than a conqueror in spiritual conflict.

 

Course Title: Relationship with God I-IV

Instructor: Andrew Wommack

Class Hours: 20

This study emphasizes four important truths about God and man’s relationship with Him. The Nature of God is a study of God that distinguishes between His character and His acts, contrasting the Old Testament with the New Testament. Hardness of Heart deals with one of the major barriers that keep us from accepting all of God’s truth. Authority of the Believer helps us receive the blessings God has for us and shows us how to stop Satan from robbing us. God’s Not Guilty shows us from Scripture that God is not the author of our problems, nor does He cause bad things to happen to us.

 

Course Title: Old Testament Survey I - VI

Instructor: Wendell Parr

Class Hours: 60

This is an overview of the Old Testament. In this class, students will study the author, historical setting, purpose, and theme of each book; special attention is given to some of the key passages.

 

Course Title: Galatians

Instructor: Barry Bennett

Class Hours: 10

Paul’s inspired letter which is often referred to as the ‘Magna Carta’ of Christian liberty is reviewed and studied in terms of its great themes: grace, revelation, our identity in Christ, faith, the Law vs. the blessing of Abraham, and life in the Spirit.

 

Course Title: The Ministry of Jesus I & II

Instructor: Barry Bennett

Class Hours: 20

An overview of the culture and context of Jesus’ life and ministry that will deal with His manner of teaching, the content of His teaching and His declarations about Himself, His relationship with the Father, the Word, the devil, sin, faith, prayer and the Holy Spirit.

 

Course Title: Basic Bible Doctrines

Instructor: Lawson Perdue

Class Hours: 10

Bible doctrine will be covered in this course. Subjects include The Scriptures Inspired, One True God and The Trinity, The Deity of Jesus Christ, The Fall and Salvation of Man, The Present Day Ministry of the Holy Spirit, Divine Healing, The Return of Jesus Christ for His Church, and Heaven & Hell.

 

Course Title: The First Book of John

Instructor: Lawson Perdue              

Class Hours: 10

The object of Christianity is our relationship with God - a study through the book of I John.

 

Course Title: Your Home Can Survive in the 21st Century

Instructor: Delron Shirley                                                    
Class Hours: 10

Delron Shirley asked the question, “Can your home survive in the 21st century?” In this course the question is answered with a resounding, “Yes! And not just survive—thrive!”

 

Course Title: Receiving from God I-IV

Instructor: Andrew Wommack

Class Hours: 20

This class covers the subjects of Prayer, Healing, Blessings and Miracles, and Harnessing Your Emotions. This course will challenge you and go against what you always believed.

 

Course Title: Healing

Instructor: Barry Bennett                                                                
Class Hours: 10

The Christian life includes physical health for all who believe. It is as much God’s will that we be physically whole as it is that we be born again. Before anyone can have faith for healing, they must be certain of God’s will. Faith cannot go beyond the knowledge of God’s will and God’s ways in the area of health and healing. This course will establish principles for health and healing and will explain healing in terms of the spirit, soul and body of man. We will learn what is required of us as faith filled Christians, and what is God’s part in the process of receiving health in our bodies.

 

Course Title: In Christ Realities

Instructor: Lawson Perdue                                                              
Class Hours: 10

A course designed to give us an understanding of our new identity in Christ, the value of our identity in Christ, and how that identity helps us fulfil the purpose and plan of God in our lives.

 

Course Title: Israel – Key to Human Destiny

Instructor: Delron Shirley                                                                
Class Hours: 10

It is so tiny that no world map can even squeeze its name on the space allotted it on the layout, yet Israel dominates our evening news every night. How is it that this miniscule blob of color with an arrow from the Mediterranean Sea identifying it as a nation, can so engulf the interest of the total human race that it takes precedence on the front page of almost every newspaper and tabloid? Why can one little country of a few million people tie up the wealth, the foreign policy, and the political movements of the greatest nations on earth? Explore these intriguing ideas and more in this class.

 

Course Title: Discipleship Evangelism 1, 2 and 3

Instructor: Barry Bennett                                                                
Class Hours: 30

This course is one specially made to disciple other people starting with the basic topics. It comes with guiding books which include notes and questions to ask.