Study Of The Church
served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota and he is founder and teacher of desiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. For 33 years.
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is emeritus professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. He is a founding member of The Gospel Coalition.
serves as a pastor at United Christian Church, Dubai.
serves as pastor of Satya Vachan Church, pastoral trainer and church planter. He is married to Malini and they have two daughters and two sons.
serves as a pastor of Bethel Reformed Church, Tanuku, Andhra Pradesh. He is married to Vijaya Madhavi and they have two grown-up children.
serves as a pastor at Ekklesia Evangelical Fellowship, Hyderabad, Telangana. He is married to Chaitanya and they have two children.
serves as a Pastor at Reformed Baptist Church in Vinukonda, Andhra Pradesh. He is married to Vijaya and has two children.
serves as a pastor at Ekklesia Evangelical Fellowship, Hyderabad, Telangana.
serves as a pastor at All Nations Church, Ventrapragada.
serves as a pastor at Reformed Baptist Church, Guntur.
The summer course on Ecclesiology is an annual, intensive three-day residential program. The course gives participants an understanding of the meaning and purpose of the local church. This course also examines and deepens participants’ biblical knowledge in the qualifications of church leaders as well as addressing the importance of membership, discipline, discipleship, and missions within the local church. In addition, topics related to shepherding the flock amid modern-day challenges will be covered. The daily Q&A sessions will give participants the opportunity to explore more on a specific topic, exchange views, and share knowledge. These sessions will be the most engaging part of the workshop.
Who may attend This course is available to up to 50 participants to ensure more personal attention and care is given to each participant. The individuals we are encouraging to register and attend include: Pastors or Lay Elders, Seminary Students, Bible College students, Teachers/professors, and Church Members.
Course Fee and ScholarshipsThe course fee is Rs. 3,750 and is due prior to April 30, 2022. This includes AC accommodation and food. There are a limited number of scholarships available for eligible participants. Please contact the Program Secretary as soon as possible for scholarship eligibility requirements. All scholarships will be awarded by April 15, 2022.
Resource persons and Teaching methodFor this workshop the Lord has provided us the opportunity to interact with world renowned pastors and scholars both nationally and internationally. Their experience as pastors will immensely bless the participants with clarity and understanding on the subject of ecclesiology.
The course is designed to use participatory methodology. This method of learning is practical, enjoyable, and memorable for all participants.
Resources and NetworkingParticipants in this course will have access to additional resources in the areas of church study. Participants will also have opportunities to network with Pastors across the nation. This unique feature will be invaluable to participants going forward as they utilize the knowledge gained from the course in their ongoing ministries.
Time, Travel, and LocationThis course is from 17-20 May 2022. Participants are expected to arrive and register by noon on Tuesday, 17 May. The program begins later that day at 4:00 pm and will end with lunch on Friday, 20 May.
Participants are responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements.
The course will be held at the Seva Bharath Campus (Ashirwad Global), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.