Ministry of Tourism Exam at BBC

This week BBC’s students from the Diploma Tour Guiding program as well as those from other universities in the area are taking their exams from the Ministry of Tourism to become licensed tour guides. Bethlehem Bible College is honored to host both the Ministry and the students on our campus. This exam is usually given […]

A Grander Vision for Bethlehem & the Middle East: BBC hosts third Global leadership Summit in Bethlehem

For two days this October, Bethlehem Bible College’s staff, students and faculty joined efforts and worked diligently to host, for the third time, the Global Leadership Summit (GLS) in Bethlehem. Started by renowned pastor Bill Hybels, the GLS is a two-day leadership event telecast LIVE in HD from Willow Creek’s campus near Chicago to hundreds […]

“So We Submit to Him and Carry On” Women’s Monthly Meeting at BBC

On Wednesday, October 5, women from across the Bethlehem area, arrived at Bethlehem Bible College’s campus to attend ‘A Pot in His Hand’  monthly meeting. The meeting featured worship, led by Monica Zaytuna and Safa Bannoura and a powerful message led by a special guest, Catherine Shahwan. Catherine talked about the importance of total submission […]

“Children’s Safety on the Roads” A talk show by the New Vision Media Center

The New Vision Media Center at Bethlehem Bible College just filmed a talk show about children’s safety on roads. The show was hosted by Media director, Gabriel Hanna and will be broadcasted on Maan satellite station reaching Palestinians families across the West Bank and Gaza. The dialogue aims to raise awareness among citizens and to […]

Inspirational Graduation Speech from Nazareth Evangelical College

We are filled with joy as we stand together, offering our most sincere congratulations to the graduating students. Congratulations!! For the past 4 years we have seen and appreciated your hard work. Some may wonder about the importance of studying theology, the Bible and ministry with our College.  In answer to that, I have two […]

What is Peace (Salam) from a biblical perspective?

Shadia Copty Let’s imagine together that you are in a church on a Sunday and the sermon was good, your family and friends were present and you easily found a place to park your car that day. In short, it was a fun time. After church and while heading towards your home, you passed by […]

Bethlehem Bible College Begins Online Courses in Biblical Studies

On September 15, 2016 Bethlehem Bible College initiated its online program in Biblical Studies with 44 Arab students living all around the world! “We have students from Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Iraq, Palestine, among other countries. But they are spread out all over the world, from Gaza to Hong Kong and all the way to Belgium, […]

College Staff Member nominated for World Summit Initiative Mobile Phone e-Content Award

On Monday, August 22, 2016, the World Summit Initiative on e-Content (Palestine) held a press conference at the headquarters of the Supreme Council for Creativity and Excellence. Seven projects were nominated to represent the state of Palestine in the competition of the World Summit Initiative for Mobile Phone e-Content Award, including a project by Joseph […]

Bethlehem Bible College Choir: A Unique Voice for Palestinian Christians

The Bethlehem Bible College Choir is unique in that it represents the seldom heard voice of the Palestinian Christians. The Choir has a varied repertoire which includes music from the historic churches as well as from the contemporary Arab Christian world. With a performance style which is distinctively Middle Eastern, the music conveys a strong […]

Palestine: An Example of Life-Giving Fellowship

Bethlehem is, above all else, a city of hope and love. This statement should not come as a surprise, especially to those who have spent any amount of time here or remember the city’s Biblical significance, but I forgot this reality. Without realizing it, I had allowed university studies and news of the conflict to […]

Volunteering at Bethlehem Bible College, Summer 2016

Spending a month volunteering at the Bethlehem Bible College (BBC) was definitely a highlight of my summer, if not my whole year. I did not know what to expect when I first moved into the guesthouse at the start of July, knowing only that there would be adventures, challenges, and tasks I could not imagine […]