Couse Description

A study of 1 & 2 Corinthians, Galatians, and 1 & 2 Thessalonians, focusing on the theological and practical aspects of these letters.

Instructor

Travis Arnold, Professor of Theology

MA, Biblical & Theology Studies, Western Seminary

Travis graduated from Portland Bible College in 2007 with a Bachelor of Theology. He briefly served Pastor Frank Damazio as his assistant before returning to PBC in 2008 to teach full time. He earned his Master's in Biblical and Theological Studies at Western Seminary. Travis also serves as an elder at Mannahouse. He and his wife Rachel live just outside Portland in Vancouver, Washington with their three young children. Their mutual passion is that of Ezra: “to study the law of the Lord and to practice it, and to teach his statutes and ordinances in Israel" (Ezra 7:10).


Course Outline

This course includes Student Notes and 44 Lectures.

  • 1

    Course Introduction

    • Course Introduction

  • 2

    Introduction

  • 3

    Galatians

    • Student Notes - L04-11

    • L04 - Intro to Galatians

    • L05 - Greeting and Rebuke

    • L06 - Defense of Paul and His Gospel

    • L07 - Defense of Paul and His Gospel

    • L08 - Saved by Grace through Faith

    • L09 - Saved by Grace through Faith

    • L10 - Life in the Spirit

    • L11 - Life in the Spirit

  • 4

    Thessalonians

    • Student Notes - L12-16

    • L12 - Intro to Thessalonians

    • L13 - Paul and the Thessalonians

    • L14 - Second Coming

    • L15 - Three Views

    • L16 - Eight Father Factors

  • 5

    1 Corinthians

    • Student Notes L17-26

    • L17 - Intro to 1 Corinthians

    • L18 - Intro to Corinthians

    • L19 - Dissention in the Church

    • L20 - Dissention in the Church

    • L21 - Application of Wisdom

    • L22 - Paul's Rebuke

    • L23 - Christian Lawsuits

    • L24 - Marriage

    • L25 - Marriage

    • L26 - Christian Liberty

    • Student Notes L27-35

    • L27 - Christian Liberty

    • L28 - Prophecy, Prayer and Propriety

    • L29 - The Lord's Supper

    • L30 - Spiritual Gifts

    • L31 - Spiritual Gifts

    • L32 - Spiritual Gifts

    • L33 - Tongues

    • L34 - Tongues

    • L35 - Resurrection

  • 6

    2 Corinthians

    • Student Notes L36-44

    • L36 - Intro to 2 Corinthians

    • L37 - Paul's Integrity

    • L38 - Glory of the New Covenant

    • L39 - Temporal and Eternal

    • L40 - Christ-like Servanthood

    • L41 - Example of the Macedonians

    • L42 - Blessings of Generosity

    • L43 - Paul Defends His Actions

    • L44 - The Fool's Speech