Why start a church Bible school?

Why do more than 150 churches and organizations choose to partner with Christian Life School of Theology Global (CLST Global) as members of the Christian Life Educators Network (CLEN)? This is a partnership designed to spread the Gospel all over the world!

1. High-quality training for your staff, lay ministers and congregation.

  • CLST Global provides excellent theological, leadership and ministry courses of study.  All courses are taught by leading, recognized experts in their field of ministry or theology expertise. Learn more about our faculty members.
  • We’re accredited with the International Association of Bible Colleges and Schools (IABCS) and three other Christian Education associations.  The IABCS oversees and requires its member institutions to maintain the highest standards of academic excellence while providing certification for Bible colleges and seminaries.
  • Because CLST Global is accredited, many CLST Global courses are eligible for credit transfer into fully accredited universities and colleges!

2. It pays for itself and can generate additional income for local ministry. Call CLST Global to learn more.

3. It’s affordable.

Because of the digital model and mission of the teachers, students earn a Bachelor’s degree in Theology (B.Th.) for as little as $7,000 TOTAL — a fraction of the cost of traditional Bible college.

4. It’s flexible.

You set the schedule and select the courses to offer students based on your unique church needs. Our world is moving at a faster pace than ever before and today’s adult learners are extremely busy!  At CLST Global, we offer members of the Christian Life Educators Network customized solutions for delivery of our courses – even if a student moves away from your church. He or she can complete a degree via CLST Global Online.  Whether through live instruction, on-demand video streaming, DVD/VCD, local authorized teachers, individual distance education, or a hybrid mix, CLST Global delivers courses in a way that best fits YOUR unique needs.

5. Equip your congregation.

Empower people to reach your community and the world for Christ. We offer courses in evangelism, missions, preaching, teaching, Biblical theology, books of the Bible, Biblical history and even ancient Greek and Hebrew language studies. Learn more about courses you can offer students.

6. Join a committed community of church leaders and pastors.

The Christian Life Educators Network (CLEN) is a community of church leaders who support, pray for and spread the Gospel together. Ministers and educators share lessons learned and best practices for ministry at the annual conference and online.

  • When you become a member of CLEN, you have access to a full array of CLST Global faculty, resources, administration and technology.
  • We’re here to help your school succeed.

7. Customized branding.

If your church is “Charisma Life Community Church,” your school can be named Charisma Life Bible College.

Custom Branding

As a CLEN school. you can align the name of your college to the church brand.