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BIBLE COLLEGE YEAR 1: GROWING PEOPLE

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QUALIFICATION: Certificate

DURATION: 1 year (Sept-June)

In-person

Online - Live

This innovative, life-changing and dynamic course is designed to combine essential biblical studies and doctrines with a wide range of practical topics all taught by current practitioners. This course will help students discover their calling and will equip them to walk in it with confidence and skills to pursue and achieve all God has for them.

Course Details

Course Descriptor

Destiny College is unique in that it offers a way of learning and study that few places can match. We often say, ‘transformation leads information’, meaning that growing people is the number one objective.

We are convinced that each person has a God given Destiny just waiting to be discovered, this thought guides and focuses our courses on helping you grow and develop holistically, so becoming all that you can be.

Regardless of your age, past experiences, or current situation there is so much more for you, just waiting to be found. Destiny College has a dynamic mix of real people with so many varied lived experiences. You’ll find on our courses students who are PhD graduates, young people on a gap year, single mums, survivors of trauma and addictions. God can use anyone who makes himself available.

So if you have a hunger for more of God, if you want to grow in faith, if you want to discover your spiritual gifts and calling, if you want to grow in knowledge of the Bible, confidence in sharing your faith, and want your life to truly make a difference, then Destiny Bible School is the place for you!

Course Modules

  • Understanding the Bible 
  • Essential Doctrines 
  • Spiritual Disciplines
  • Faith to Live by 
  • Spiritual Warfare
  • Discovering and Embracing your Destiny 
  • Equipped for Mission 
  • Staying Healthy
  • Introduction to Spiritual Leadership 

 

Elective subjects delivered as a two-week internship: 

  • Exploring Children and Youth ministry
  • Exploring Worship
  • Exploring Media
  • Exploring Preaching and Teaching
  • Exploring the Pastoral Ministry
  • Exploring Business
  • Exploring Community Action & Justice

 

Weekly Schedule

Classes take place one day a week on Fridays from 9am to 4:15pm. Each day starts with praise and worship, a word of encouragement brought by the students and prayer. 

You will need to factor in time for personal study and will also be required to serve on team in your local church, attend small group and monthly leaders meetings.  There will be some other occasional conferences and events outside of this schedule which will be outlined at the start of the course.

Evangelism & Mission Trips

Throughout the year, students will be involved with evangelistic meetings.  This is overseen by an experienced practitioner, who provides wisdom, understanding and encouragement to enable students so they can grow in this area.

There is also a European mission trip that is required to be undertaken. The mission trip is a time to practically outwork classroom learning, deepen friendships, and visit exciting new places.

Entry Requirements

  • No formal qualifications are required; however, we do ask for the following:
  • Two acceptable references.
  • Full involvement with a church community.
  • A clear statement and experience of personal faith in Jesus Christ.
  • A conviction that there is a call of God upon your life.
  • Full commitment to the study programme.
  • Being fully prepared to serve over and above the call of duty.
  • Openness to change and growth, through discipleship.
  • The maturity with which to handle the course.
  • A minimum age of 17 at the start of the course.
  • A financial plan to cover college fees, missions trips and living expenses.

 

ONLINE 

For those who live further afield there is the option to study online (in real time, via zoom).

The online students are expected to meet all the requirements of the course by being involved with serving and evangelism in their local church. The College office will be in close communication with your local pastor to ensure you are doing well and receiving the support you need while studying at Destiny College.

If you require any further information regarding the online option please contact admissions@destiny-college.com

Registration closing date

Registration closing date for September 2024 intake is Sunday 18th August 2024 to allow for interviews and reference checks.

Holiday Dates

  • October week: Friday 18th October 2024
  • Christmas break: Friday 27th December 2024 & Friday 3rd January 2025
  • Easter break: Friday 11th April 2025 & Friday 18th April 2025

Jobs and Further Study

This course may lead to a role within a church or ministry setting and students who complete this are eligible to enrol on the Bible College Year 2 course.

Contact Us

info@destiny-college.com

Bible College Year 1 Application Form

Bible College Year 1

Personal Information


Church Background


Personal Statement


References


Agreement & Payment


Registration Fee: £45