This course is the second in a series of courses that examines the history of the church. This course traces the activities of the church from time of the Pauline Churches up through the Fall of Rome
The course is made up of five powerful video lectures that are designed to be watched in a single sitting.
The course is self paced which allows the student to complete the course in as little or as much time that is comfortable for the student.
The course is structured with five video lectures and also includes a midterm and a final exam. Both exams are multiple choice and are 25 questions in length.
This course is vital for persons who are working in the church, teaching Sunday School, leading Christian Education exercises, small study groups or lay members who are anxious to know more about the faith they have embraced.
This video looks at the rapid growth of the churches in the first century.
This video examines how Christianity rose from being an obscure Palestinian sectarian movement to the most dominant religion in the Roman Empire. This would include Emperor Constantine making Christianity the official religion of the Roman Empire
Midterm exam on the First Five Hundred Years of the Church's History
Gnosticism was one of several heresies that threatened to subvert the teachings of the church. This study video looks at how those heresies impacted the church
Final Exam for this course
Andy C. Lewter is the Bishop of Christian Education for the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship and is an Adjunct Professor at Beulah Heights Bible University in Atlanta, GA and the Apex School of Theology in Raleigh, NC. Bishop Lewter holds degrees from Oberlin College, Harvard Divinity School and the United Theological Seminary. Bishop Lewter is a highly sought after scholar and is involved in training candidates for the bishopric. He pastors the Hollywood Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral of Amityville, NY and the Queens Ministry of Jamaica, NY