aims at building character through biblical
study in the context of a local community of
faith, explained Rick Barker, senior pastor
of Cariboo Christian Life Fellowship (CCLF),
where the school was founded in 2008.
“GDS will provide you with the opportunity to deepen your relationship with Jesus
Christ through Bible study, worship, and
practical service in the context of a local
church,” said Barker, who is in his 20th
year of ministry at CCLF.
“We desire to see men and women run
their race before God faithfully until the
finish, unbending and unturned from what
God has called them to.”
The six-month curriculum includes
doctrine, Old and new Testament survey,
hermeneutics and a variety of hands-on
ministry experience. School staff and
individuals in the local church provide per-
sonal mentorship of the students.
each school year runs from September
to april. Optional missions trips have been
to northern B.C., vancouver Island and
mexico. Tuition is $2,500, including room
and board. For more information on GDS,
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