Basic Christian Doctrine I
Course Objective: To gain a comprehensive knowledge of the fundemental doctrines of the faith and articulate them from the Scriptures.
Course work: Students will memorize and be quizzed on the Westminster Shorter Catechism, write a 4-5 page essay on a given doctrine, complete readings and assignments, interact with course material through discussion, undergo written or oral exams.
Materials & Texts: The Westminster Shorter Catechism; Manuel of Christian Doctrine, Louis Berkof
Course Description: Topics to be covered in the 14 week study will include...
1. The Inspiration and Authority of the Bible
2. Trinity & Attributes of God
3. Man & Sin
5. The Holy Spirit
Level: Class is offered to both Jr. & Sr. high students (grades 6-8 & 9-12).
NOTE: This class may also be used as a writing course where students must complete weekly writing assignments.