This is a tutored course designed specifically for those enrolled in the Lay Preachers’ License Program of TRAC. The lectures will deal with some of the key beliefs in the Christian faith, including biblical revelation, the doctrine of God, the nature of Christ’s incarnation, the meaning of his death, the meaning of his teachings, the work of the Holy Spirit in the church today.
It would not be possible to cover all the material in detail. Please come equipped by starting your readings now.
The LPL candidate must attend all the lectures, on both days. Anyone who does not fully attend both days of lectures will be considered as not having fulfilled the course requirements required for passing this module. Attendance will be taken on both days.
- Required reading:
- To read BEFORE course:
Philip Yancey, The Jesus I Never Knew (Grand Rapids: Zondervan & Manila: OMF, 1995).
- AFTER lectures:
Bruce Milne, Know the Truth—A Handbook of Christian Belief, 3rd ed., (Nottingham & Downers Grove, IL: Inter-Varsity Press, 2009).
James I Packer, Knowing God (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 1993).
- To use for daily devotion for 2019/20:
John Stott, Through the Bible Through the Year (Abingdon: Lion, 2006).
- Written Assignments
FUll Details Course Descirption & Requirements
29th-30th October 2022
Bishop Emeritus Hwa Yung