UMBC Institute of Training-Winter Session Starts Soon

SUNDAY COURSES

Course Name/Description Required Books(s) Instructor Day/Time/Location/Start
Discovering Union Baptist’s Membership:This 6-week course emphasizes the following: Components of salvation, UMBC’s purpose, vision, faith, value statements, strategy and structure. Offered for new and existing Union members. Handouts will be provided

Your Bible

Rev. Dr. Melvin T. Jones Sundays

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., Pastor’s Office

Start Date: January 12, 2020

End Date: February 16, 2020

Life Development Process (LDP): This series will help you become more intentional in Bible study, prayer, lifestyle choices, evangelism, and spiritual gifts. Handouts will be provided

 

Your Bible

Rev. Carrie DeMyers Sundays

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., Associate Minister’s Office

Start Date: January 12, 2020

End Date: February 16, 2020

You and Your Bible:This 6-week course explores questions such as How did we get the Bible? Who wrote the Scriptures? How can we answer the Bible critics? Why do we believe the Bible to be the Word of God? And How can we best study it? You & Your Bible: An Introduction to the Word by R. Laird Harris, Ph.D.

 

Your Bible

Rev. Vincent Spencer Sundays

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., Room 519

Start Date: January 12, 2020

End Date: February 16, 2020

 

MONDAY COURSES

Course Name/Description Required Book(s) Instructor Day/Time/Location
Battlefield of the Mind (Part II) – Women’s Bible Study:This on-going course continues to explain how people can change their lives by changing the way they think.  Each biblically based lesson will reveal the impact that negative emotions can have on our mental and physical health and provide strategies to help overcome them. Battlefield of the Mind by Joyce Meyer

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Sis. Camilla Howard Mondays

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Room 504

Start Date: January 6, 2020

End Date:End Date:Ongoing through the Spring Term.

Brothers Connecting the Dots – Men’s Bible Study: This on-going course is designed to support the brotherhood of men of all walks of life and in all stages of life.  It is focused on strengthening brothers that are being challenged and encouraging those strong in the faith to “spot” others needing support. Handouts will be provided

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Deacon Wayne Lynn Mondays

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Room 514

Start Date: January 6, 2020

End Date:Ongoing through the Spring Term.

Pre-rehearsal Youth Bible Study & Devotional Period: This on-going youth bible study / devotional period emphasizes the importance of having a salvation experience; scripture memorization, comprehension and elaboration; having an effective prayer life; and a safe discussion on real-life issues for our youth. Your Bible Sis. Monique Harvey Mondays

6:30 p.m. – 6:50 p.m.(Pre-rehearsal), Multi-purpose room

Start Date: January 6, 2020

End Date:Ongoing through the Spring Term.

 

WEDNESDAY COURSES

Course Name/Description Required Book(s) Instructor Day/Time/Location
365 Bible Journey: Consider embarking upon an exciting 1-year journey through God’s Word. Our trip will begin with the first step of, “in the beginning God created the heavens and earth,” and conclude with the final step of “the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all.” This will be just a 15-minute per day commitment! The One Year Bible

 

Note: Book order forms available at the registration table.

Rev. Mike Jones Wednesdays

6:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Room 515

Start Date: January 1, 2020

Start Date: December 31, 2020.

Evangelism Training: This 6-week course gives foundational biblical and spiritual principles on evangelism. We will discuss and learn how one can fill comfortable in talking about their faith. We will also discuss and share from the Word of God, the biblical methodology of evangelism and approaches that match your style and personality. Evangelism for the Rest of Us: Sharing Christ Within Your Personality Style by Dr. Mike Bechtle

 

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Minister Brenda Wills Wednesdays

6:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Room 519

Start Date: January 15, 2020

End Date: February 19, 2020

Old Testament Survey: This on-going course provides a discussion and connection of the major themes of the Bible in a comprehensive overview of the Old Testament. Encountering the Old Testament by Walter A. Elwell & Robert Yarbrough

 

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Rev. Dr. Melvin T. Jones Wednesdays

6:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Pastor’s Office

Start Date: January 8, 2020

End Date:Ongoing through the Spring Term.

Secrets of the Vine: This 6-week course explores John 15 to show you how to make maximum impact for God. Wilkinson demonstrates how Jesus is the Vine of life, discusses four levels of “fruit bearing” (doing the good work of God), and reveals three life-changing truths that will lead you to new joy and effectiveness in His kingdom. Secrets of the Vine will open your eyes to the Lord’s hand in your life and will uncover surprising insights that will point you toward a new path of consequence for God’s glory. Secrets of the Vine: Breaking Through to

Abundance by Bruce Wilkerson

 

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Rev. Desirae Kelley-Strong Wednesdays

6:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Room 504

Start Date: January 8, 2020

End Date: February 19, 2020