Students from all 50 states and many foreign countries study with us in Knoxville, Tennessee! Join them in this life-changing place where Jesus Christ is preeminent and friendships are made for a lifetime!
All students and faculty engage in ministry. We embrace our community with the love of Christ.
Over 90% of students qualify for scholarships. Over 300 local employers hire our students.
We choose to accept no federal funding. We are free to fulfill our mission.
Establish a School of the Bible
The School of the Bible is a Bible training program that will expand your understanding of the Bible and equip you for ministry in the local church. Over 140 churches across the U.S. and around the world have established a School of the Bible to provide helpful training for their people and for those in their community. If you are interested in starting a school in your area, click here for more information.
Baptist Friends Conference
America needs praying churches! Join us this year for our International Baptist Friends Conference, Sunday-Wednesday, October 15-18, for powerful preaching, practical split sessions, our annual Alumni Banquet on Tuesday, October 17, Christ-honoring music, and Christian fellowship. Our theme this year is “The Praying Church” and you can click here to order a copy of the newest book written by Pastor Clarence Sexton, Lord, Teach Us to Pray.
Titanic’s Last Hero
Many people know the tragic story of the Titanic but have never heard the incredible story of Titanic’s last hero. Our newest display features a handmade, sixteen-foot replica of the ship and highlights Rev. John Harper, who spent his last moments pleading with those around him to “believe on the Lord Jesus Christ.” To learn more about his story, order a copy of the 100th anniversary edition of The Sinking of The Titanic and Great Sea Disasters.