1-Week Short Courses at ABU

15 - 19 JANUARY, 2018, AFRICAN BIBLE UNIVERSITY CAMPUS - KAMPALA

SPEAKERS

Professionals from around the globe

Mrs. Joanna Robertson earned her MA in Translation Studies from Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology in Kenya. She has taught Introduction to Bible Translation a number of times at African Bible College in Malawi and at African Bible University in Uganda.

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ABU Lecturer / Academic RegistrarJoanna Robertson

Dr. Paul E. Engle is a former Senior Vice President and Publisher at Zondervan. He has taught as a visiting professor in seminaries in the USA as well as teaching church leaders in Romania, Canada, the Philippines, Uganda, Cuba, and eastern Asia and is the author of 8 books.

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Visiting Professor from the USAPaul Engle

James, earned his M.Div. at Covenant Theological Seminary, and his PhD. at The University of Alabama. He has served as Headmaster of Mars Hill Academy, Director of the Francis A. Schaeffer Institute at Covenant Theological Seminary, and as a university professor at Huntingdon College

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Visiting Professor from the USAJames Albritton
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COURSE 1
(Morning)

Introduction to Bible Translation

This intensive one-week course is intended to provide an introduction to the fundamental principles of Bible translation. A few of the specific techniques required will be studied in more depth. There will be an emphasis on students applying the principles learnt to their mother tongue. Students will be placed in language groups and will conduct a translation project, enabling exposure to the process of making a first draft, reviewing, checking, testing, and refining a final draft
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Lecturer's Biography and the Course Schedule

Registration, Course Schedule & Payment Details

Registration:
Monday: 15th January, 2018 at 10:00 am.

Course Schedule:
15th to 19th January 2018
Monday: Classes and group work 11:00 am – 6:30 pm
Tues – Thurs: Classes and group work 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: Classes and final exam 8:30 – 1:00 pm

Costs (meals and accommodation included):
Double module Course: Resident 150,000/=, Non-resident 100,000/=

To Pre-register call: 0414-201-507

A Brief Biography of Joanna Robertson

Mrs Joanna Robertson earned her MA in Translation Studies from Nairobi Evangelical Graduate School of Theology in Kenya. She has taught Introduction to Bible Translation a number of times at African Bible College in Malawi and at African Bible University in Uganda.
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COURSE 2
(Morning)

Heroes of Church History: A Biographical Survey

This course surveys 20 centuries of Christian history (354 AD to 1984) by singling out eleven key people who stand out as they were chosen by God to make significant positive contributions to what the church has become today. We will study the lives of Saint Augustine, Albrecht Durer, John Bunyan, George Whitfield, J.S. Bach, David Livingston, Martyn Lloyd-Jones, C.S. Lewis, J. Gresham Machen, Eric Liddell, and Francis Schaeffer. They come from different countries and eras, including authors, artists, athletes, musicians preachers, missionaries, and professors. Their lives can equip and inspire us as we respond to God’s call today.
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Lecturer's Biography & Course Schedule

A Brief Biography of Dr. Paul Engle

Dr. Paul E. Engle earned degrees from Houghton College, Wheatstone College Graduate School, and Westminster Theological Seminary.

He pastored churches for over 20 years and has also served in Christian publishing as a former Senior Vice President and Publisher at Zondervan.

He has taught as a visiting professor in seminaries in the USA as well as teaching church leaders in Romania, Canada, the Philippines, Uganda, Cuba, and eastern Asia. He’s the author of 8 books and has taught Interterm classes at ABU for the past 8 years

Registration, Course Schedule & Payments

• Registration:
Monday: 15th January 2018 at 10:00 am.

• Course Schedule:
15th to 19th January 2018
Monday Classes: 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Tuesday – Friday Classes: 8:00 am – 1.00 pm

• Costs (meals and accommodation included):
1 Course: Resident 100,000/=, Non-resident 50,000/=
2 Courses: Resident 150,000/=, Non-resident 100,000/=

• To Pre-register call: 0414-201-507
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COURSE 3
(Evening)

The Synoptic Gospels (A Study of Matthew, Mark & Luke)

The purpose of this course is to increase the student’s mastery of the content of the Synoptic Gospels and to develop basic tools for interpreting content and style that are unique to the gospels. The course will focus on themes and characteristics that are common to Matthew, Mark, and Luke, but it will also demonstrate the individual significance of each gospel and each gospel’s vital contribution to the canon of Scripture.
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Lecturers Biography & Course Schedule

A Brief Biography of Dr. James Albritton

James M. Albritton, Ph.D. – James and his wife Carey have been married for 27 years, they have two children, McLean (18) and Emma (15). He earned his undergraduate degree at Vanderbilt University, his M.Div. at Covenant Theological Seminary, and his Ph.D. at The University of Alabama. James has served as Administrative Director of the Francis A. Schaeffer Institute at Covenant Theological Seminary, as Assistant Headmaster of Trinity Presbyterian School, as Associate Professor of History at Huntingdon College, and most recently as Headmaster of Mars Hill Academy. In 2000, he was ordained as a Ruling Elder in the Presbyterian Church in America. James and his family live in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Registration & Course Schedule

• Registration:
Monday: 15th January, 2018 at 5:00 pm.

• Course Schedule:
15th to 19th January 2018
Monday – Friday Classes 6:30 pm – 9.00 pm

• Costs (meals and accommodation included):
1 Course: Resident 100,000/=, Non-resident 50,000/=
2 Courses: Resident 150,000/=, Non-resident 100,000/=

• To Pre-register call: 0414-201-507

BOOKING (PRE-REGISTRATION) & COURSE SELECTION

Limited seats available so grab yours now!

1 COURSE
(Morning)

100,000/-
(Residential)
50,000/-
(Non-residential)
  • (Choose one)
  • 1. Bible Translation
  • 2. Heroes of Church History

2 COURSES
(1 Morning & 1 Evening)

150,000/-
(Residential)
100,000/-
(Non-residential)
  • 1. Bible Translation + The Synoptic Gospels
  • 2. Heroes of Church History + The Synoptic Gospels
1 COURSE
(Evening)
100,000/-
(Residential)
50,000/-
(Non-residential)
  • The Synoptic Gospels: A Study of Matthew, Mark and Luke)

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