Issue No. 29 26 - 1 Aug 2010
New Admissions  

Graduate Diploma in Christian Studies

Mr Ng Cheong Gay Calvin is a pilot and a graduate of The University of Western Australia.  He worships at The Bible Church and has been involved in organizing church camps and other church events.

Mr Bryan Tan Hon Jonn is a graduate of  Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) and Florida State University (U.S.A.).  He is a Civil Servant with MINDEF and a member of Abundant Life Family Church. He has participated in mission trips and is active in  the worship ministry.

Mr Yeo Chong Nim is a School Teacher and has obtained his degrees from the University of Singapore and National Institute of Education. He is an active lay leader in Thomson Road Baptist Church serving as a member in the Council and Pastoral Team. He also has special interest in mission works outside Singapore.

Elder Francis Manian (Bethesda Katong), will be our chapel speaker on 4 August. Chapel begins at 12pm and you are welcome to join us.
Getting To Your Classes ...

We have put up the location maps of churches for your convenience. Check out this link http://www.bgst.edu.sg/courses-and-events.

Just a reminder and call for your cooperation:

  1. Please register latest by noon of commencement date so that we can prepare the manuals/handouts for you.
  2. No fee payment except for classes held at BGST@UIB. Please pay in advance by cheque or i-banking (email books@bgst.edu.sg with breakdown of payment, where applicable, so that we can issue receipt accordingly)
  3. Please do not conusme sweet drinks or food in the rooms.
  4. If you are driving, please park only in allotted spaces. Do not park illegally or in reserved lots. Display the car label, where applicable.
  5. Please help to stack up the chairs to the back of the rooms at the end of each class.
2010 Modules offered at
Yishun Christian Church (Anglican)

The Sabbath As A Rhythm of Grace For Christian Living;
Aug 3, 10, 17, 24 (Tue, 7.30-9.30pm)
Lecturer: Mr Chong Ser Choon

2010 Modules offered at
Mt Carmel Bible-Presbyterian Church

“Hear My Son”: Proverbs 1-9 and Schooling in Bible Times;
Sep 3, 17, 24, Oct 1 (Fri, 7.30-9.30pm)
Lecturer: Dr Augustine Pagolu

For enquiries about the modules & registrations, please contact
 Biblical Graduate School of Theology Tel: 6227 6815 Fax: 6255 3686

Email: cblt-ycca@bgst.edu.sg (Yishun Christian Church)
cblt-mcbpc@bgst.edu.sg (Mt Carmel BP Church)


Religions of Asia
Aug 10, 17, 24; 7.20-10pm
Venue : Union Industrial Building
Facilitators: Dr Augustine Pagolu & Ms Irene Tay

Coping with Stress
Sep 7, 14, 21; 7.20-10pm
Venue: Union Industrial Building
Facilitator: Mr Yam Keng Mun

Tentmaking & Ethical Issues
Oct 5, 12, 19; 7.20-10pm
Venue: Union Industrial Building
Facilitator: A Former Singaporean Tentmaker

Personal Ministry Skills: Practical Considerations for a Tentmaker’s Ministry
Oct 26, Nov 2, 9; 7.20-10pm
Venue: Union Industrial Building
Facilitator: Mr Toh Kai Hua

Courses commencing in Jul - Aug

Jesus on the Silver Screen: Portrayals of Jesus & Christ Figures in Film (TS282/MM280, 1.5cr)
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25, Sep 1; (Wed 7.15-9.45pm)
Venue: Union Industrial Building
Lecturer: Mr Quek Tze-Ming

Biblical Hermeneutics & Interpretation (HE101, 3cr)
Aug 13, 20, 27, Sep 17, 24, Oct 1, 15, 22, 29, Nov 12;
(Fri 7.15-9.45pm)
Venue: Union Industrial Building
Lecturer: Dr Philip Satterthwaite

*Preaching in the Church: Homiletics I & II (AT246, 3cr);
Jul 27, Aug 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Sep 7, 14, 21, 28; (Tue 7.15-9.45pm)
Venue: Bethesda Chapel, 27 Lor Melayu
Lecturer: Rev Song Cheng Hock

What is Authentic Christian Spirituality? Studies in the Pastoral Epistles (NT262, 1.5cr);
Aug 6, 13, 20, 27, Sep 3; (Fri 7.15-9.45pm)
Venue: Prinsep Street Presbyterian Church
Lecturer: Dr Oh Boon Leong

*Courses marked with an asterisk are not offered on audit basis.

For more information on courses visit our website:

37 Jalan Pemimpin, #06-05 Block B, Union Industrial Building S(577177).
Tel: 6227-6815 Fax: 6255-3686 Email: bgst@pacific.net.sg
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