1ST INTERNATIONAL BIBLE CONFERENCE

6-7 March, 2019 Valley View University, Accra, Ghana

KEYNOTES SPEAKERS

from the General Conference

Dr. Arthur Stele
Vice-President, SDA General Conference Dr. Arthur Stele
Dr. Kwabena Donkor
Associate Director, Biblical Research InstituteDr. Kwabena Donkor

THEME & SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

THEME: ECCLESIOLOGY

Valley View University, in collaboration with the Biblical Research Committee of the West-Central Africa Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and the Adventist University of Africa, organizes an International Bible Conference on the theme Ecclesiology. We welcome scholarly papers from a broad range of fields and perspectives including, but not limited to, biblical, theological, philosophical, historical, sociological, missiological, and practical/applied theological studies. We affirm a high view of Scripture and will accept only papers that uphold same.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

  • An abstract (not exceeding 250 words), summarizing the main thesis of the paper, method, and Indicating the title of the paper, author's full name, institution, and email address. The abstract should be submitted in MS Word Document through ibc@vvu.edu.gh 
  • Authors should follow the 2nd edition of the SBLHandbook of Style (Atlanta: SBLPress, 2014)

SUB-THEMES

  • Theological Perspectives on the Church
  • Historical Perspectives of the Church
  • The Character/Nature of the Church
  • Theological Foundation of the Church
  • The Church as “New Israel”
  • New Testament Foundation of the Church
  • The Church as “Priesthood of all Church Believers”
  • Old Testament Foundation of the Church
  • Church Governance
  • Christ and the Church
  • Church Discipline
  • The Church and Contextualization
  • The Church and Eschatology
  • The Church and Worship
  • The Church and Salvation
  • The Mission of the Church
  • The Church and Missions
  • The Ordinances of the Church
  • The Church and the Spirit of Prophecy
  • Church and State
  • The Church and Ministry
  • The Holy Spirit and the Church
  • Church Music

Timelines

  • Last day to submit abstracts: November 15, 2018
  • Authors to be notified if abstract is accepted: November 30, 2018
  • Last day to submit full paper: February 15, 2019
  • Last day to register: February 15, 2019

Fee

  • Conference Registration: USD100.00
  • Lodging and Feeding:
  • On-Campus: USD13.00 (limited rooms available)
    • Off-Campus: USD38.00
    • Feeding: USD4.00 per meal

Contact

Phone: Registration

+233 (0)30-7051176

Accommodation

+233 (0)30-7011869

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