Here are the dates for our terms for 2019:
Term 1 (Mon, 4 Mar 2019 – Thu, 16 May 2019)
Term 2 (Mon, 3 Jun 2019 – Thu, 15 Aug 2019)
Term 3 (Mon, 9 Sep 2019 – Sun, 24 Nov 2019)
Students, mark your calendars! School starts March 5, 2018. Below are the Joy Bible Institute terms for 2018.
Term 1: Monday, March 5, 2018 – Thursday, May 17, 2018
Term 2: Monday, June 4, 2018 – Thursday, August 16, 2018
Term 3: Monday, September 10, 2018 – Sunday, November 25, 2018
We are looking forward to a great year in 2018!
Mark your calendars! Here are the Joy Bible Institute terms for 2017:
• Term 1 (Monday, 6 March 2017 – Thursday, 18 May 2017)
• Term 2 (Monday, 5 June 2017 – Thursday, 17 August 2017)
• Term 3 (Monday, 11 September 2017 – Sunday, 26 November 2017)
You may now download the notes from the Evangelism Today Seminar, 8-9 April 2016 with pastors Philip Naias, Kiel Maimai, and J. Gary Ellison. Here is the table of contents:
DEFINING EVANGELISM AND THE GOSPEL
1.1. Missio dei – God is on a Mission
1.2. God’s Mission (Missio dei) is the Church’s Mission
THE GOSPEL AT WORK IN DISCIPLE-MAKING STATIONS
2.1. Types of Churches
2.2. How can the church be more faithful in evangelism?
2.3. The Role of the Church in Evangelism
2.4. Implications for Evangelism
2.5. Discipleship: The Missing Link
2.6. Process of Discipleship
2.7. The Principles of Discipleship
2.8. When You Pray, Pray For
2.9. Evangelism at the Individual Level
2.10. Three Approaches to Evangelism
METHODS AND STRATEGIES OF EVANGELISM
3.1. Being a Christ’s Witness
3.2. Relationship Evangelism
3.3. Strategized personal evangelism
3.4. Crusade Evangelism
3.5. Church planting
3.6. Front door Evangelism
3.7. Reaching special groups
3.8. Mass Media Evangelism
Joy Bible Institute is sponsoring a Cults Seminar Friday evening and Saturday morning, 17-18 June.
The following speakers will contribute: Pastors Kiel Maimai, Philip Naias, Maurice Nicholson, Dave Wood, and J. Gary Ellison.
Seminar Topics include:
- Introduction to the Cults
- Jehovah’s Witnesses
- Seventh Day Adventism
- Islam (The Religion)
- Conclusion: How should we respond?
DATES and TIMES
17 June: 7 pm to 9 pm
18 June: 8 am to noon
PLACE: Joy Bible Institute Chapel
The English portions of this seminar will be translated into Bislama.
Joy Bible Institute is sponsoring a night course on Genesis chapters 1-11 and its application to scientific evidence and implication for values.
The course will be taught by Maurice Nicholson who has a Graduate Diploma in Teaching in biology. For 11 years, Maurice worked as a scientist with the Department of Primary Industries at the Maroochy Research Station in southeast Queensland, Australia. His work was in the areas of pineapple flower induction, selection and testing of mutations within banana varieties and breeding of paw-paw (papaya).
This course will focus on the intersection of the Bible with science and values, with special attention given to the first eleven chapters of Genesis, the first book of the Bible. Science teachers and students are especially encouraged to attend.
DATES: Every Monday night, 13 June through 1 August
TIME: 6 pm to 9 pm