ibtc

International Bible Training Center

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Welcome to IBTC Online Bible Training Center a ministry of Grace Life Family Church in Conjunction with Relevant Church.

IBTC was founded by Pastors Chris and Liz Sarno, Pastor Chris is the lead Pastor of Relevant Church Located in Daytona Florida. The purpose and objectives for the International Bible Training Center is to raise up leaders through the education of the Word of God, impartation of the Spirit of God and demonstration of the Power of God, in order to impact the world with the saving, healing power of Jesus Christ.

Grace Life Family Church is excited to be able to offer this tremendous opportunity to those who desire to further their study of the Word of God. GLFC working with Relevant Church and our Pastors, Pastors Chris and Liz Sarno would like to encourage you to enroll in International Bible School and watch God fulfill His plan in your life.

The beautiful thing about being a student with IBTC is because it is online you can study from the comfort of your home or when you are traveling, which will afford you the ability to never miss a class all the while being able to be actively involved in the ministry of our local church or your home church. GLFC will be offering live classes in the future, each quarter we will have one of our gifted instructors bring the life changing Word of God, and you will have a front row seat, also the conferences held by Relevant Church are a welcome addition to the practical education and hands on ministry.

So, we encourage you to fill out an application today and start on the next phase of the incredible journey God has for you, we look forward to hearing from you today.

Student Application

About IBTC

The International Bible Training Center (IBTC) is a fully accredited Bible training center which is designed specifically for you.  Our main purpose and objectives for International Bible Training Center is to raise up leaders through the education of the Word of God, impartation of the Spirit of God and demonstration of the Power of God, in order to impact the world with the saving, healing power of Jesus Christ.

Hands on Ministry Training:

We will work with your current Pastor so you can receive the hands on training you need through the helps ministry of your church. This will be a part of your grade. You will be required to learn how the ministry operates by taking part in the Ministry of Helps by which you will assist different ministries of the church such as:

Church Conferences
These special services normally include a guest speaker and attendance size is expected to be larger than usual. As a student you will be assigned to assist in different areas of ministry such as: Media; Bookstore; Admin; Ushers; Children’s; Hospitality; Greeter’s; Youth; Facility and Intercessory Prayer

Accreditation 

The International Bible Training Center (IBTC) is fully accredited by the Transworld Accrediting Commission International. Now in its 25th year, Transworld Accrediting is an international, federally recognized non-profit church educational organization with a mandate to establish minimal acceptable standards, criteria and shared Biblical Doctrine.

Real educators, recognizing achievement! (www.transworldaccrediting.com)

Curriculum 

IBTC uses IBC curriculum. This is a unique curriculum where you will be trained by some of the most knowledgeable teachers in the body of Christ. All are certified by CSM and are experienced in what they teach. These instructors impart their revelation and insight into God’s word. The instructors share their insights to assist in the fulfilling of the destiny that God has placed on your life.

The hands-on ministry training will assist you in finding your place in the ministry while offering you additional information on how each area of ministry functions. You will be provided with invaluable experience enabling you to explore different facets of ministry in which you have an interest. It is not necessary to be a member of Relevant Church to enroll in IBTC.

TACI accredits and assists Theological Schools, Seminaries, Universities, Colleges and Programs throughout the World. Our strength and heritage is in our member institutions, including many major denominations and world-wide ministries.

 

Programs

The Associates Degree Program is the first tier of accreditation.  These are prerequisites for our undergraduate and graduate degree programs.  The courses taken in this program will provide the student with a solid foundation in biblical principles.

The Associates Degree Program is the first tier of accreditation.  These are prerequisites for our undergraduate and graduate degree programs.  The courses taken in this program will provide the student with a solid foundation in biblical principles.

The Bachelor’s Degree Program is designed to provide an in-depth education in Biblical studies and theology.  This program will equip you to pursue higher levels of Christian study.

The Masters of Biblical Studies degree program is an accelerated program designed to give the student a knowledge of advanced theological and biblical studies. This program provides essential classes with an opportunity for specialization through our Ministry Practicum course.

The Doctorate of Theology is designed for the scholar who wishes to pursue the advanced level of studies to serve the church worldwide as teachers, pastors, and leaders. The course concentration will include biblical theology, basic Hebrew and Greek, church, congregational and ministry studies. This program provides an opportunity for specialization through our Ministry Practicum course.

Accreditation

The International Bible Training Center is fully accredited through the Transworld Accrediting Commission International (TAC). TACI accredits and assists Theological Schools, Seminaries, Universities, Colleges and Programs throughout the World.

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Student Policies

All students are expected to maintain exemplary conduct at all times. Jesus Christ is our example of good conduct. Each student should maintain these standards of Christian lifestyle:

  1. Maintain a good strong relationship with Jesus Christ.
  2. Be a student of the Word of God.
  3. Be a person of prayer.
  4. Abstain from anything that could possibly hinder your relationship with God.
  5. There should be evidence of the fruit if the Holy Spirit in your life.
  6. Labor to please God in every area of your life.
  7. Attend church on a regular basis.

We reserve the right to refuse admission, to put on disciplinary probation, or to dismiss any student whose conduct and/or attitude, in the judgment of the administration, are not consistent with the standards that we wish to maintain.

Tuition & Fees

Payment by year: $1,200.00 per academic year

Payment by quarter: $310.00 per quarter per academic year

Payment by month (at 24 months): $105.00 per month per academic year

Contact IBTC Main Office

Mailing Address

ATTN: IBTC/Grace Life Family Church
PO Box 832
Lake Hamilton, Florida 33851

 

Notice to Students

All students on a payment plan must remit on the 1st of the month and no later than the 10th of the month.

If payments are not received by the 10th of the month the student will not be able to attend class until payment is rendered, at that time the policies regarding unexcused absences will go into effect.

Failure to make payments on time will be evaluated on an individual basis and may constitute dismissal.

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Refund Policy

Students withdrawing from IBTC will be refunded as follows: Refunds will be issued on an individual basis. Partial refunds will be available to those who have paid tuition for the entire academic year.

If a student has paid for a full quarter’s tuition, a partial refund will be available up to 30 days following the start of that term. No refunds will be given to students paying tuition on a monthly basis.

On-Line Portal

Welcome to the International Bible Training Center Portal!

The International Bible Training Center (IBTC) is a fully accredited Bible training center which is designed specifically for you. Our main purpose and objectives for International Bible Training Center is to raise up leaders through the education of the Word of God, impartation of the Spirit of God and demonstration of the Power of God, in order to impact the world with the saving, healing power of Jesus Christ.

LOGIN (You Will Be Directed To The IBTC Portal Page Where You Will Login For Your Classes)

A MESSAGE FROM OUR DEAN OF STUDENTS

Welcome Students!

We are so very excited to welcome you to your online student portal.  We pray that this year will be full of revelation knowledge for you.  We know that IBTC will truly impart, impact and empower you to fulfill all that God has in store for you.

If you experience any difficulties, please know that I am here for you.  You can reach me by email at rdwyer@relevantfl.org or by phone at 386-257-4622.  You can also schedule a time to meet with me should you need extra assistance navigating the portal.

I know you will enjoy this term!

God Bless,

Roxanne Dwyer

Dean of Students - IBTC