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ACTS World Religions And Cults Class

An online class for laypersons and church leaders.

When:  March 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2018
Where:  Go To Meeting
Cost: $20.00

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 In a world that says ‘as long as you believe something’, what is it that everyone really believes?  What Every Christian Should Know About World Religions and Cults, is a compact lecture series covering the basic beliefs of eleven of the world's religions and counterfeit expressions of Christianity.  Accurate descriptions of each will be provided from their own materials but explained from the perspective of historic Christianity.  This class will focus on both the commonalities and differences between each and Christianity, as well as the typical barriers to evangelism, sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ, that one might encounter when speaking to a follower of that religious belief system.  The religions covered will be Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, as well as Seventh Day Adventism, Jehovah's Witnesses, Mormonism, and Scientology.

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WHAT IS IT?  This is a four week study, offered totally online, under the auspices ABCOPAD’s Academy of Christian Training and Service (ACTS).  The 90 minute classes for both laity and church leaders (clergy and lay) within your congregation will be offered each of the four Tuesday evening in March 2018 from 7 pm to 8:30 pm.  The cost is just $20 for the entire class.  CEU’s are available for those who desire them. 

WHO IS TEACHING? Rev. Randy Powell is pastor of the First Baptist Church of Franklin, PA as well as President of Mustard Seed Missions. He is an educator and has created and taught a number of classes, including this one, in the past both in Michigan as well as here in ABCOPAD, in his own association as well as neighboring ones in northwest Pennsylvania.

You can register online by going to You can pay the $20 registration online or send in a check. A class syllabus/handout will be provided to you along with your registration confirmation. Don’t delay. Sign up today!