trac lpl OT module

TRAC Local Preachers Licence (LPL) course (Old Testament module) in 6-7th June 2009.

the reb is going to penang to conduct this lpl module on the OT. the seminar will stretch over 2 days. the lpl is our in-house training program for local preachers.

The schedule is as follows:

Venue: Penang Wesley Methodist Church (136 Jalan Burma, 10050 Penang. Tel: 04-2263500)


Saturday (20/6/09)
10 am-12 noon 1st Session
12 noon-1 pm Lunch
2-00-4.00 pm 2nd Session
4.00-4.30 pm Tea break
4.30-6.30 pm 3rd Session
6.30-7.30 pm Dinner
7.30-9.30 pm 4th Session

Sunday (21/6/09)
2.00-4.00 pm 5th Session
4.00-4.30 pm Tea break
4.30-6.30 pm 6th Session

anyone interested can contact the church office at penang wesley for more details of the cost of registration, materials and meals(04-2263500). alternatively, call the local organizer, William Lim (Mobile: 012-4937007).

the lpl OT module requires the following:

a] attendance at the lpl module.

b] book reading - read one book (out of the following 3 suggested ones) and have your pastor confirmed in writing. letter to be sent with essay to the lpl registrar, rev. thomas chin of melaka wesley (06-2845252).

William J. Dumbrell, Faith of Israel (Downers Grove: Apollos, 2002)
W.S. LaSor et al, Old Testament Survey (Gradn Rapids: Eerdmans, 1996).
John Drane, Introducing the Old Testament (Oxford: Liynx Communications,1987)

c] one written assignment:
the question will be given out at the seminar and consists of a written essay around 1,700-2,000 words. this is to be sent to the lpl registrar, rev thomas chin of melaka wesley (06-2845252)

For those from out-station and needing accommodation, you can arrange to stay at:

a] Hokkien Chinese Methodist Church, Madras Lane (Tel: 04-2271478). rates are at RM40 per room for two persons. It is about ten minutes walk from Wesley along Jalan Burma.

b] If you are driving, you can also try the Penang YMCA (Tel: 04-2288211).

P.S. the reb will also be preaching in the two morning services at penang wesley at 9am and 11am.