Elective Course Schedule
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Elective courses are offered to help you meet general education program requirements and prerequisites.
On-Site Elective Course Schedule – Fall 2016
BBL2003 Orientation to the Bible – 3 hours
This is an introductory level course designed to give students an exposure to and appreciation of the Bible's contents, background, purpose, and relevance. This course may be used for Biblical studies, humanities or elective credit*.
JBU Fort Smith Center
Wednesdays, 6:00-10:00 pm
Dec. 14, 22,* and Jan. 12, 19, 26, 2016
*Will be counted as Spring 2017 for Financial Aid purposes
Instructor: Ellis Robinson
Registration deadline: November 25, 2016
Textbooks: (1) The Holy Bible, NIV; (2) Understanding the Bible, Revised Edition by R.W. Stott (ISBN 0-310-41431-8 or ISBN-13: 9780310414315), Zondervan Publishing, 1999
BBL3913 Principles from the Life of Christ – 3 hours
A study of the life of Jesus Christ in general but with major emphasis on select portions of His life, ministry, sacrificial death, and resurrection. With a view to "Living Christianly in a World of Unchristian Ideas," the course emphasizes the application of His life-changing principles to everyday living. This course may be used for Biblical studies, humanities or elective credit*.
JBU Rogers Center
Saturdays, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Oct. 22, 29, and Nov. 5, 12, 19, 2016
Instructor: Steve McClain
Registration deadline: October 7, 2016
Textbooks: (1) The Holy Bible, NIV; (2) The Life of Christ by John H. Sailhamer (ISBN13: 9780310203926); and (3) The Leadership Wisdom of Jesus by Charles C. Manz (ISBN13: 9781576753507)