Course Description

Today, biblical literacy is needed more than ever in the Local Church. The primary goal of biblical study is determining the meaning of the text. This workshop provides an overview of the basic foundations needed to study the Bible on your own, focusing on the doctrinal base necessary as well as different tools and methods used.


Lanny Hubbard

Lanny was born and raised in the Portland area. After three years serving in the armed forces, he attended PBC and completed his Bachelor degree. He has functioned on staff at the college since 1978 and has become a respected Teacher, Pastor and Elder at Mannahouse. In 2006, he graduated from Western Seminary with an MA in exegetical theology. He is known for having both wide and deep knowledge of the Bible and if anyone is considered an “expert” on the Bible, Lanny would fit the bill. He has worked with his wife Joanne in developing new courses for the online program. They have raised three children who are all graduates from PBC and are actively involved in ministry. Lanny Hubbard’s deep understanding of the scriptures will open your eyes to how the Bible is relevant today.

Workshop Content

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    Student Notes

    • Student Notes

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    • Session 01 - The Perspective needed for Biblical Study

    • Session 02 - The Object of Biblical Study

    • Session 03 - The Tools of Biblical Study

    • Session 04 - The Goal of Biblical Study

    • Session 05 - The Process of Biblical Study