Preview upcoming course offerings.

Click on one of the ABTS seminar sites below to find a list of upcoming courses for that site. For further scheduling details and information on prices, please contact the appropriate country coordinator.

Baguio City, Philippines

7 - 18 May 2018: Biblical Hermeneutics (BIB501)

  • Location: Baguio City, Philippines (Morning)
  • Professor: Thomas Golding, PhD
  • Textbooks:
    • Living by the Book (Hendricks, 690 pesos)

7 - 18 May 2018: Homiletics (MNS636)

  • Location: Baguio City, Philippines (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Thad Bergmeier, DMin
  • Textbooks:
    • Preach: Theology Meets Practice (Dever & Gilbert, 680 pesos)
    • Preaching and Preachers (Lloyd-Jones, 840 pesos)
    • The Soul Winner (Spurgeon, 1200 pesos)

6 - 17 May 2019: TBA

  • Location: Baguio City, Philippines (Morning)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

6 - 17 May 2019: Evangelism and Discipleship (MNS534)

  • Location: Baguio City, Philippines (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Marc Wooten, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA 

Bangkok, Thailand

5 - 17 February 2018: Pastoral Care (MNS681)

  • Location: Bangkok (Oasis), Thailand (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Juan Eclarin, PhD cand.
  • Textbooks:
    • They Smell Like Sheep (Anderson, 590 Baht)
    • Caring Pastors, Caring People (McMickle, 790 Baht)
    • How to Break Growth Barriers (George & Bird, 550 Baht)

7 - 19 January 2019: TBA

  • Location: Bangkok (Oasis), Thailand
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

15 - 26 July 2019: New Testament Biblical Theology (BIB503)

  • Location: Bangkok (Oasis), Thailand
  • Professor: Ben Witherington, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

Cagayan de Oro, Philippines

8 - 19 October 2018: Systematic Theology 1 (THL540)

  • Location: Cagayan de Oro, Philippines (Morning)
  • Professor: Timothy Miskimen, ThM
  • Textbooks: TBA

8 - 19 October 2018: Curriculum and Teaching (MNS644)

  • Location: Cagayan de Oro, Philippines (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Dale Marshfield, ThD
  • Textbooks: TBA

7 - 18 October 2019: Theology and Culture (MNS551)

  • Location: Cagayan de Oro, Philippines (Morning)
  • Professor: Marc Wooten, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

7 - 18 October 2019: Old Testament Biblical Theology (BIB502)

  • Location: Cagayan de Oro, Philippines (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Greg Vruggink, ThM
  • Textbooks: TBA 

Chiang Mai, Thailand

16 - 27 July 2018: Historical Theology Survey (THL510)

  • Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand (Morning)
  • Professor: Michael Wittmer, PhD
  • Textbooks:
    • Church History in Plain Language (Shelly, 890 baht)

16 - 27 July 2018: Issues in Asian Ministry (MNS621)

  • Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Daniel Kim, DMiss
  • Textbooks:
    • Mangoes or Bananas (Hwa Yung, 780 baht)
    • Innovation in World Mission (Seipp, 530 baht)
    • Following the Master (Wilkins, 440 baht)

21 January - 1 February 2019: Christian Worldview (THL572)

  • Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand (Morning)
  • Professor: James Blumenstock, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

21 January - 1 February 2019: TBA

  • Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand (Afternoon)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

15 - 26 July 2019: Old Testament Biblical Theology (BIB502)

  • Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand (Morning)
  • Professor: David Kennedy, ThM
  • Textbooks: TBA

15 - 26 July 2019: Theology and Culture (MNS551)

  • Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Nigel Kumar, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

Delhi, India

9 - 18 February 2018: Pastoral Care (MNS681)

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Chris Sadowitz, DMin
  • Textbooks:
    • Shepherds After My Own Heart (Laniak)
    • Making Disciples: One Conversation at a Time (Henderson)

18 - 27 May 2018: Wisdom Literature (BIB630)

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: William Barrick, ThD
  • Textbooks:
    • Handbook on the Wisdom Books and Psalms (Estes)
    • Ecclesiastes: The Philippines of the Old Testament (Barrick)

17 - 26 August 2018: World Religions (MNS670)

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Wilson Paluri, PhD
  • Textbooks:

16 - 25 November 2018: Systematic Theology 2 (THL640)

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Timothy Miskimen, ThM
  • Textbooks: TBA

18 - 27 January 2019: Biblical Hermeneutics (BIB501)

  • Location: Delhi (Gurgaon), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Thomas Golding, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

22 February - 3 March 2019: Adult Education (MNS643)

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Thomas Golding, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

5 - 14 April 2019: Introduction to Graduate Theological Education (THL500)

  • Location: Delhi (Gurgaon), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Thomas Golding, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

31 May - 9 June 2019: TBA

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

12 - 21 July 2019: Systematic Theology 1 (THL540)

  • Location: Delhi (Gurgaon), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Michael Wittmer, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

30 August - 8 September 2019: TBA

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

11 - 20 October 2019: Evangelism and Discipleship (MNS534)

  • Location: Delhi (Gurgaon), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Arvind Balaram, DMin
  • Textbooks: TBA

22 November - 1 December 2019: TBA

  • Location: Delhi (Central), India (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

Mae La, Thailand

19 February - 2 March 2018: Spiritual Formation (MNS500)

  • Location: Mae La, Thailand (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Juan Eclarin, PhD cand.
  • Textbooks: 
    • The Gospel for Real Life (Bridges, 410 baht)
    • Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life (Whitney, 430 baht)
    • What A Friend We Have In Jesus (Randell, 880 baht)

19 February - 2 March 2018: Systematic Theology 1 (THL540)

  • Location: Mae La, Thailand (Morning)
  • Professor: Timothy Miskimen, ThM
  • Textbooks:
    • Systematic Theology (Grudem, 930 baht)
    • Forgotten Father (Smail, 530 baht)
    • A Little Book for New Theologians (Kapic, 280 baht)

5 - 16 November 2018: Wisdom Literature (BIB630)

  • Location: Mae La, Thailand (Morning)
  • Professor: Greg Vruggink, ThM
  • Textbooks: TBA

5 - 16 November 2018: Organizational Leadership (MNS510)

  • Location: Mae La, Thailand (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Jonathan Agarwal, MA and May Wong, MBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

17 - 28 June 2019: Curriculum and Teaching (MNS644)

  • Location: Mae La, Thailand (Morning)
  • Professor: Thomas Hutchison, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

17 - 28 June 2019: Systematic Theology 3 (THL641)

  • Location: Mae La, Thailand (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Timothy Miskimen, ThM
  • Textbooks: TBA

Manila, Philippines

3 - 16 February 2018: Wisdom Literature (BIB630)

  • Location: Manila (South Metro), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Greg Vruggink, ThM
  • Textbooks:
    • How to Preach and Teach the Old Testament for All Its Worth (Wright, 700 pesos)
    • Handbook on Wisdom Books and Psalms (Estes, 1400 pesos)

17 February - 1 March 2018: Bible Backgrounds and Ancient Cultures (BIB600)

  • Location: Manila (Ortigas), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Scott Carroll, PhD
  • Textbooks:
    • The Archaeology of the Bible (Hoffmeier, 1310 pesos)

2 - 15 June 2018: Organizational Leadership (MNS510)

  • Location: Manila (Ortigas), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Benjamin Dean, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

16 - 29 June 2018: Organizational Leadership (MNS510)

  • Location: Manila (South Metro), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Benjamin Dean, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

6 - 19 October 2018: Christian Worldview (THL572)

  • Location: Manila (Ortigas), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: James Blumenstock, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

13 - 26 October 2018: Pastoral Care (MNS681)

  • Location: Manila (South Metro), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Lito Villoria, DMin
  • Textbooks: TBA

9 - 22 February 2019: Spiritual Formation (MNS500)

  • Location: Manila (South Metro), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Evan Burns, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

23 February - 8 March 2019: Spiritual Formation (MNS500)

  • Location: Manila (Ortigas), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Evan Burns, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

1 - 14 June 2019: Biblical Hermeneutics (BIB501)

  • Location: Manila (Ortigas), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Daron Wilson, ThM
  • Textbooks: TBA

24 June - 24 September 2019: Christian Worldview (THL572)

  • Location: Manila (South Metro), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: James Blumenstock, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

5 - 18 October 2019: TBA

  • Location: Manila (Ortigas), Philippines (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

Singapore, Singapore

29 January - 10 February 2018: Issues in Asian Ministry (MNS621) CANCELLED

  • Location: Singapore, Singapore (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Caleb Shum, ThD
  • Textbooks:

28 May - 9 June 2018: Romans (BIB554)

  • Location: Singapore (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Thomas R. Schreiner, PhD
  • Textbooks:
    • Romans (Bird)
    • Encountering the Book of Romans (Moo)

15 - 27 October 2018: Ephesians (BIB627)

  • Location: Singapore (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Nelson Estrada, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

11 - 23 February 2019: Pastoral Care (MNS681)

  • Location: Singapore (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Timothy Dunham, MA
  • Textbooks: TBA

8 - 20 July 2019: Curriculum and Teaching (MNS644)

  • Location: Singapore (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Scott Dixon, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

14 - 26 October 2019: Bible Backgrounds and Ancient Cultures (BIB600)

  • Location: Singapore (Weekends and Evenings)
  • Professor: Scott Carroll, PhD
  • Textbooks: TBA

Yangon, Myanmar

2 - 13 July 2018: Historical Theology Survey (THL510)

  • Location: Yangon, Myanmar (Morning)
  • Professor: Dennis Oh, ThD
  • Textbooks:
    • Church History in Plain Language (Shelly)

2 - 13 July 2018: Issues in Asian Ministry (MNS621)

  • Location: Yangon, Myanmar (Afternoon)
  • Professor: Prem Williams, PhD
  • Textbooks:
    • Kingdom Without Borders: The Untold Story of Global Christianity (Adeney)

7 - 18 January 2019: TBA

  • Location: Yangon, Myanmar (Morning)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

7 - 18 January 2019: TBA

  • Location: Yangon, Myanmar (Afternoon)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

1 - 12 July 2019: TBA

  • Location: Yangon, Myanmar (Morning)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA

1 - 12 July 2019: TBA

  • Location: Yangon, Myanmar (Afternoon)
  • Professor: TBA
  • Textbooks: TBA