Bachelor’s Degree Course
Course #: BCL-115 Hours: 10 Lec/ 0 Lab/ 0 Ext/ 10 Total
Subject Title: OPENING UP TO GOD & SELF
Method: Asynchronous Distance Learning Schedule: 11 weeks
Complete Synopsis Prerequisites: None
Why do we only focus on Christmas and Advent once a year? What happens when we take a Personal Advent journey to a place where Christ is being born in us every day? This course is a personal exercise in living out what the advent is all about during the course. You will walk out your own honest journey into the Messiah being birthed and lived out in your life.
Required Textbook: Honest Advent: Awakening to the Wonder of God-with-Us Then, Here, and Now Paperback – October 20, 2020 by Scott Erickson; 224 pages, Publisher: Zondervan
Through reading and applying the principles shared in the course materials, you will:
- Glean from one of the Daily devotional topics in the textbook for the next 25 days.
- Discover the wonder of Emmanuel ‘God with us’ still today.
- Remove consumerism from Christmas and replace it with the true sacredness of our Savior.
- Explain Christ’s vulnerability with a lesson of human vulnerability significant for us today.
A class syllabus is provided for each student upon successful enrollment and acceptance. Also see How to Complete this Program section for detailed instructions.