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Jun
29

Meet One of our 2016 Graduates – John Matar

Amira FarhoudAmira is the Communications Coordinator of Bethlehem Bible College. She is a committed Palestinian Christian who has a passion for writing about the intersection of faith and seeking justice for her fellow countrymen. To read more of her writings sign up for Bethlehem Bible College’s monthly newsletter. Discover Galilee: The Ministry of JesusBringing Four […]

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May
09

“Illness is not from God, but He turned it into beauty in my life”- A story of a courageous woman of God

Amira FarhoudAmira is the Communications Coordinator of Bethlehem Bible College. She is a committed Palestinian Christian who has a passion for writing about the intersection of faith and seeking justice for her fellow countrymen. To read more of her writings sign up for Bethlehem Bible College’s monthly newsletter. Discover Galilee: The Ministry of JesusBringing Four […]

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Apr
25

“Divine Encounters” – My Testimony

“Divine Encounters” - My Testimony Michael Eker spent most of the month of March, 2016, with BBC in Bethlehem.  His gentleness, sense of humor and humble faith was an encouragement to all whom he encountered.  After a bit of cajoling, he graciously wrote his testimony for us.  We publish it here, in hope that it [...]
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Mar
30

“The Lord Did All of This!”

“The Lord Did All of This!” “The Lord Did All of This!” Dr. Bishara Awad shares a tale of God’s faithfulness Dr. Bishara Awad is the founder of Bethlehem Bible College and currently serves as its President Emeritus. He was well-named for his life’s work—his name means “gospel” in Arabic. Born in Jerusalem in 1939, [...]
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Mar
02

The Al-Khouries: A Story of War, Love and Promise/ Part 2

By AmiRa Farhoud Perhaps you remember a story we shared last fall about Yousef and Merna Al-Khouries, (http://www.bethbc.org/news/al-khouries-story-war-love-and-promise). Their lives are a testimony to a promise that came true. They have dreamed and prayed together and God has opened doors for them. Our Yousef is very much like the biblical Joseph: “the Lord was with […]

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Feb
25

“I Want Them to See Jesus” An interview with trailblazer, Madleine Sara

“I Want Them to See Jesus” An interview with trailblazer, Madleine Sara By Mercy Aiken I hope Madleine Sara won’t mind if I refer to her as a spiritual dynamo.  After arriving at BBC, it only took a short time for me to see what a unique person she is:  a woman serving side by [...]
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Jan
28

“Together as a Family” A personal testimony from a married couple taking the MA in Christian Leadership & Ministry Thursday

By Flora Alqassis It has always been on our hearts to serve the Lord together as a family, and not just to live our lives day by day with no goal or purpose. That is why we chose this Master’s program, despite the fact that we really didn’t have enough spare time. Our Vision We […]

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Jan
28

For The Kingdom of God Belongs to Such as These

Amira FarhoudAmira is the Communications Coordinator of Bethlehem Bible College. She is a committed Palestinian Christian who has a passion for writing about the intersection of faith and seeking justice for her fellow countrymen. To read more of her writings sign up for Bethlehem Bible College’s monthly newsletter. Discover Galilee: The Ministry of JesusBringing Four […]

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Dec
29

Meet One of Our Students: Patricia Hashwa

By AmiRa Farhoud If you take a tour around Bethlehem Bible College on a school day, you will probably notice that 60% of the students are female. If you take a closer look, you’ll notice that many of those females are wearing rings. Yes, they are married. And not only married, but many of them […]

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Nov
28

When Pride Bows Before Humility: a Life-changing Encounter with the Love of God

Interview with Tony Deik The Head of Online Education for Bethlehem Bible College, as well as an Instructor in Biblical Studies, Anton (“Tony”) Deik is a native of Bethlehem, with a family history going back at least a thousand years here.  His ancestors were olive wood carvers—a tradition passed from one generation to the next—and […]

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