Arcing—Learning the Logic of the Bible
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An online, interactive course
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About this course
This course lays out the foundational concepts and structures necessary to begin using the Arcing Bible study method. Arcing has been well-tested and found to be an excellent tool for digging deep in God's Word. Join us in a study that will challenge you to think harder and dive way below the surface as we work through the first chapter of James together.
Instructors
Andy Hubert
child of God / husband / father / creator of Biblearc / teacher / programmer
Michael Lane
Pastor, Glen Memorial Baptist Church, St. Ignace, MI
Brent Karding
servant of Jesus / husband / dad / preacher / musician / teacher @ Biblearc
Josué Pineda
hijo de Dios | esposo | padre | pastor y maestro | instructor y desarrollador de recursos @ Biblearc
Nate Davidson
Husband, dad, pastor, and Biblearc instructor- I am a blessed follower of the King who calls sinners
An online, interactive course
Path courses are designed to lead you deeper in your study of Scripture through academic rigor and a heart of worship. We have laid out fifteen different courses along the entire spectrum of Bible study training so that there might be something for everyone—both new believers and veteran pastors, stay-at-home moms and missionaries. These courses are conveniently online with creative interactive components to help you persevere to the end within a fellowship that covers the globe. You may also take advantage of personal interaction with course instructors in a variety of ways. Finally, path courses are built so as to equip you in using Biblearc's extensive Bible study toolbox while you learn to discover biblical glories for yourself.
About the “putting it together” series
On the foundation of keen observation skills and biblical interpretation principles, this series puts the focus on the central study objective of our efforts—discerning what the text means. Included here are the preferred Bible study methods of some of the best Bible teachers of our day—methods that help us see how texts grammatically and logically connect, taught in a way so that any serious Christian can learn.
From former students
“I often tear apart the scriptures at the word level, but had never worked at linking ideas the way that Bible Arcing does. It is eye opening as to how much I've been missing. Thanks so much BibleArc for challenging my thinking and practice like this.” —Susan Jean
“I cannot imagine not having taken this course! I wish someone would have taught me how to study God's word like this many years ago. I look forward to all of the great courses that Biblearc offers in the years to come.” —Jason Ogden
“I hope for everyone to grow in confidence, in understanding and interpreting the word-so that their life may be changed by it. This course will help do that!” —RebekahDool
“Arcing is a helpful tool to have in one's hermenuetical belt.” —Justindbraun
“Yes, because this class has revolutionize the way I study scripture and cause me to meditate, as I try to discern what relation the proposition have with the other and to come to grasp the main point and central idea of the passage and to know the beginning of passage and it end.” —Samuel L Parker
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“Arcing left me often standing amazed and in awe of what God's word contains.” —Joab Udaiyar
“Arcing has given me a deeper thirst for the Scriptures and helped me see how truly inexhaustible God's Word is.” —GarrettFelix
“Understanding the logic that runs through an entire text--even a whole chapter--greatly helps me understand what the author is seeking to communicate. Arcing is an invaluable tool in Bible study, and I highly recommend this course for those who wish to improve in their studies of the inspired Word!” —Travis Oberholtzer
“I have been preaching and teaching for more than twenty-five year. I wish I would have been exposed to this method of study twenty years ago, but praise the Lord it is never to late. Get started sooner than later the benefits will be eternal for this generation and the next too.” —Bruce Williams
“Having experienced distance learning from schools at the graduate level (Covenant Seminary and Columbia International University), I can attest to the high quality of the pedagogy in this course. The instruction - work balance, the quizzes and assignments, the tools and principles, and the pace and overall length are all exemplary. It's a real gift to the body of Christ.” —Jonathan Stamberg
“I learned so much from this course. I don't know what I ever did without Bible arcing. I loved being able to see the main point of the passage, and see that it made sense in the larger context. Each lesson was fun and different. I'm glad they talked about things like the main point verses your favorite point, finding the deeper logical relations, bible arcing different genres, an overview of other techniques, and Bible arcing extended passages. I also loved the prayer and the devotional at the start of each lesson. Thanks so much! I want all of my friends to Bible arc!” —Robert Kelbe
“Arcing has been for me an indispensable tool for studying the word of God. The Arcing Path Course provides a thorough yet approachable introduction to using arcing to understand the logic of a text. Furthermore, the course is designed so that you can proceed at your own pace. I highly recommend this course for anyone who desires to faithfully handle the word of God and behold the flow of thought in any text of Scripture.” —Gabriel Loo
“Digging for treasure is not easy but the right tools can make your efforts more effective. Arcing is one tool that makes the study of Gods word deeper and effective” —Darlene Yoder
“There are so many things I love about this course! The lessons were well paced and accommodating for students without a deep understanding of grammar. Arcing itself has already proven to be a valuable tool both for my understanding of the text as well as my devotional meditation on it.” —Nathaniel Simmons
“If you want to learn how to read your Bible and really understand it, then you need to take a look at Biblearc.” —Tim Minge
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Prerequisites
None.
Work load
All path courses are composed of ten lessons, with each lesson followed by an assignment. To serve people with different levels of availability and styles of learning, we provide three pace options upon enrollment. Courses can be taken in five weeks, ten weeks or twenty weeks, with a time commitment ranging from 1.5 hours / week to 6 hours / week. Choose whichever option works best for you.
Evaluation
Path courses all end with an evaluation to determine your grasp of the Bible study method and material covered. Students who pass the evaluation have their Biblearc account marked with a proficiency badge indicating their accomplishment. Successfully passing an evaluation requires a high degree of understanding and is meant to serve as a motivation to take your study seriously as well as a catalyst to improve the standard of Bible research in the Biblearc community. Each evaluation attempt requires an evaluation credit. Evaluation credits come with all paid path course enrollment types and also can be purchased individually for $5.
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This course is available in the following languages: English, Español.
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