Courses

We invite you to join us for the remainder of our 2017 courses for the BIBLICAL TRAINING CENTER (Formerly The Center). Whether you are a new follower of Jesus, unsure about your walk with God, or growing in your faith, these classes are designed for any adult. We offer a safe place for you to get to know others, learn the truth of God’s Word and to ask questions for further growth.

These Core Classes are taught and facilitated by qualified and gifted teachers, pastor Jim Doyle and other staff pastors.

 

 

 

Day: Sundays (AM)

Time: 10:45am – 12:00pm

Location: Chapel Building: C-205B (Upstairs)

Contact: Jim Doyle: jim@northcoastcalvary.org

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First Half of 2018 Courses

Are There Errors in The Bible? How to Answer “Problem Passages”

Critics argue that the Bible is filled with myths, legends and errors. Is there any way to defend a high-view of Scripture in the modern age? YES! This four-week course will present a defense of the Bible as the True Word ofGod which cannot err.

  • Understand the difference between Biblical inspiration, infallibility and inerrancy.
  • Be aware of a growing and dangerous departure from a high view of Scripture.
  • Walk through resolutions to some of the most common Bible difficulties.
  • Know where to go for answers if anyone give you a difficult passage to address.

 

Jan. 14: What is inerrancy and why should you care?

Jan. 21: Why is a high-view of Scripture important to christianity?

Jan. 28: Common Bible difficulties with resolutions (Part 2)

Feb. 4: Common Bible Difficulties with resolutions (Part 3)

Guidance on Making Moral Choices

  • Understand todays most pressing issues
  • Helpful information for processing moral decision-making

Feb. 11: Understanding Morality

Feb. 18: Making Ethical Decisions

Feb. 25: Abortion

Mar. 4:  Genetics and Biotechnology

Mar: 11: War and Morality

Mar. 18: Sexual Ethics

 

Understanding and Explaining Sin and Salvation

  • Understanding The Problem and God’s Solution
  • Embrace Seven Truths about Salvation
  • Identify the Three Aspects of Salvation (Past, Present, and Future)
  • Understanding Security and Assurance
  • Election and Predestination

April 8: The Problem & The Solution

Apr. 15: Doctrine of Election and Predestination

Apr. 22: Seven Truth and Three Aspects of Salvation

Apr. 29: Promise Security and Personal Assurance of Salvation

May 6: The Process of Becoming More Like Jesus

 

Common Ground and Differences with Roman Catholicism

  • Understand the Doctrines and Beliefs that we have in common
  • Identify the differences in church structure (papal system, infallibility of the pope, etc.)
  • Identify the differences in beliefs over sacraments (baptismal regeneration, communion, last rights, etc.)

May 13 – June 10