“Yoked” – New Book

In the Great Commission as recorded in Matthew’s Gospel Jesus left his followers with clear instructions: They were to make disciples by teaching people to obey all he had commanded them. I don’t know about you, but I’ve never really thought about Jesus as giving commandments. We all know about the Ten Commandments in the book of Exodus but Jesus came “full of grace.” Surely fullness of grace did not involve commandments, let alone the need to obey those commandments. But there it was, recorded plainly in these famous words of Jesus. If making (and being) disciples requires us to teach people how to obey the commandments of Jesus, maybe we should focus more attention on what those commandments are, and how to obey them.

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Continuing the Conversation: Race & Theology Webinar

Join Prof. Lanny Hubbard, PBC Advisory Board Member Eunice Makinde, and Pastor Asim Trent as they have a discussion about Race and Theology. In response to recent events, Mannahouse has launched a webpage devoted to continuing the conversation on race, diversity, and reconciliation. This page hosts a series of webinars, in addition to a vast […]

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Online Program Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Portland Bible College is celebrating the 10th year anniversary of our online degree program!  In 2010, with the approval of the Eldership of Mannahouse, PBC piloted a few courses with the ambitious goal of replicating decades of in-person classroom impartation through an online environment. Since then, the Online Program has grown to a six-member team […]

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COVID-19 Response

We are deeply grateful to God for His protection and care of each one of us. Our pastors, faculty and staff love each of our students and we are encouraged by their trust and reliance on Him in this time of trial. The health and safety of our PBC family is our number one priority. […]

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… and now you’re an online student!

…and now you are an online student! Many students choose to study in person because that’s how they feel they learn the best, so now that education is being pushed online, how do we adapt and be successful in this new environment? The key to success as an online student is not only to become […]

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From Stress to Strength

In this unprecedented season of stress, anxiety, fear, and so many other emotions, we believers earnestly implore the Lord asking for a Divine Exchange.  We yearn for, reach for, claim, and proclaim that our God is real and that He not only sees, but cares. We reach out to Him in our sincerity and offer […]

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Image: Understanding our Sexual Identity

At Portland Bible College, we study the Bible. The eternal, never-changing Word of God. So it would be easy to think that our curriculum hasn’t changed and our classes look the same as they did back when we started in 1967. While the Bible itself doesn’t change, the culture in which we live sure does! […]

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NEW YEAR PROMO CODE!

OFFER: 70% OFF COUPON CODE FOR ONLINE AUDIT COURSES Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to do a deeper study of the Bible this year? We would love to help our friends and alumni and offer a discount on one of our independent study courses online. Browse over 40 available courses in our Curriculum Store. Add […]

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