The following subjects are foundation subjects designed by Bill Johnson and Kris Vallotton. Delivery may be a face-to-face lesson by an Australian Instructor teaching lessons written by Bill or Kris, additional lessons prepared by Australian Instructors, or a video lesson recorded by Bill or Kris sent out to schools partnering with BSSM.
Identity in Christ
Students will learn the biblical foundation of a believer’s identity in Christ. They will be taught how to lead lifestyles that reflect their identities as servants, children and trusted friends of the Lord called to partner with Him in natural and supernatural ways. Students will discover how to develop a belief system that is rooted in kingdom principles. The curriculum also teaches students how to draw from the revelation of their true identities in Christ and help others connect to God and fulfill their callings.
Students will learn the biblical model for a culture of honour and how it invites the fruit of the supernatural into an environment. They will discover how kingdom culture sustains revival and facilitates the plans of Heaven to restore individuals, cities and nations. The curriculum also provides messages on the power of declarations and how to partner with Heaven.
Students will learn powerful tools to encounter God in the Word. They will be taught how to apply biblical truths through their relationships with the Holy Spirit. Students will discover the Father’s loving nature toward humanity through a survey of the Old and New Testament. They will also hear biblical teachings about the deity and humanity of Christ, the person and fruit of the Holy Spirit, the return of the Lord and more.
Essential Truths of Christianity
Students will learn about the redemptive work of Christ on the cross that has freed believers from lifestyles of sin, lies, sickness and torment. They will be taught that Jesus came to not only forgive sin, but also came to clothe believers in righteousness and free them from the power of the enemy. Students will hear messages about how to live from the victory of the cross to see restoration in individuals, communities and nations. The curriculum also includes teaching on the goodness of God, forgiveness, healing, prosperity of the mind, body and soul.
The History of Revival
Students will learn about the history of revival and how men and women have been used to ignite moves of God around the world. They will discover the spiritual legacies of former and present revivalists and how to build upon spiritual breakthroughs. Students will experience greater levels of the supernatural in their lives by valuing the testimonies of miracles, signs and wonders. They will also hear messages on the value of impartation and how to prevent roadblocks to revival.
The Gifts of the Spirit
Students will learn about the biblical purpose and foundation of the gifts of the Spirit. They will discover how to partner with the Holy Spirit to minister the gifts in ways that reveal the goodness of God and bring Heaven’s solutions to earthly problems. The curriculum also provides teaching and activation of words of knowledge, the prophetic, healing and more.
Students will learn how to naturally live a supernatural lifestyle to release Heaven on the earth. With Jesus as the model for life and ministry, they will discover how to pray and minister to others with love and sensitivity to the Holy Spirit. Students will be taught how to demonstrate the supernatural in ways that lead people and nations into encounters with God. Through the curriculum, students will also be equipped with tools of evangelism.
Students will learn how to cultivate healthy relationships based on kingdom principles. They will discover how to build healthy families and thriving communities that reflect Heaven’s relational government. Students will learn how God’s grace empowers believers to live in purity and holiness. The curriculum also covers messages on dating, marriage and healthy communication.
Inner Healing & Deliverance Ministry
Students will learn how to target and uproot the things that hinder connection with the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. They will discover inner healing and deliverance tools that will help them live free from bondage in order to fully pursue their destiny. Through the curriculum, they will also hear messages on how to help others step into freedom and intimacy with God.
THE "SCHOOL OF FAITH/BETHEL SCHOOL OF SUPERNATURAL MINISTRY" COMBINATION
We adopt a 'spirit, soul, body' approach to our courses, working to ensure we're spiritually, emotionally and physically fit to walk in our callings for many years to come. BSSM in Redding, California has already packaged the foundational teaching of First Year for us. School of Faith subjects are a combination of foundation subjects and specialist subjects from BSSM, so in Melbourne we're in a special position to focus much more on specialist guest content, demonstrating and empowering how to walk out the supernatural in your life.
In Melbourne, you’ve got access to unique Australian instructors who add another layer of richness. That means an enhanced First Year for Aussies, with more unique training, additional subjects, and extra curricular activities including cross-fit training, 'sozo' prayer ministry, creative arts, entrepreneurship and brain training to give you the opportunity to develop in each area and prepare you to excel after study.