Course Name:  New Testament Survey – “Discovering Your New Covenant with God”

 Course Description:  While it is important to examine specific passages and scriptures, those familiar chapters and stories take on new dimensions when seen as a part of the sweeping panorama of the Bible.  This course takes a survey approach that will deepen our knowledge of God and, in turn, enrich your life.  You’ll gain an overview of the entire New Testament, consider the respective writers and their writings, and lay a solid foundation for understanding the message and revelation  of Jesus Christ.

Class Dates/Times:  September 17 – 18, 2020      (7:00 – 10:00 PM)

                                     September 19, 2020             (4:00 – 7:00 PM)

Course Texts:  New Testament Survey by Walter M. Dunnett, Ph. D.

Costs:    $55.00

 Location:  Fellowship Hall of World Harvest Church (770-643-9223) and online

Instructors:  Pastor Mirek Hufton

                      Pastor Linda Hufton

Credits:  3 credit hours (1 hour of credit = 10 hours of classroom instruction and outside study)

Course Requirements 

A. Mandatory class attendance: 9 hours of instruction time per month.

B.  Read required text(s), complete and turn in study guide at end of class. (20% of grade)

C.  Written assignment: List of discussion questions attached (follow directions 

 1.      typed – questions and answers                                                                  (30% of grade)

  2.      due at end of class on Saturday

D.   Written exam on reading material/lecture notes on final day                   (50% of grade)

  1.      variety of questions:  true/false, multiple choices, matching, short answer, etc.
  2.      working knowledge of 8 – 10 important scripture verses (attached)
  3.      3.  ratio of questions:  approx. 75% from reading material and 25% from lecture       

Scripture Verses for New Testament Survey 

   “Discovering Your New Covenant with God”   (New King James Version)

 Exodus 19:6a – And you shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.

 Galatians 4:4 – But when the fullness of the time had come, God sent forth His Son,  born of a woman, born under the law.

 Ephesians 1:10 – that in the dispensation of the fullness of the times He might gather together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven and which are on earth – in Him.

 Ephesians 2:20 – having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ Himself being the chief cornerstone.

 Hebrews 1:2 – has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds.

 Revelation 11:15b – “The kingdoms of this world have become the kingdoms of our Lord and of His Christ, and He shall reign forever and ever!”