Theological Education

ABCCOP Christian Theological School (ACTS) is the National Training Ministry of ABCCOP.It was formed to equip Christian pastors, workers and leaders for lifetime ministry.

It mainly runs a four-year theological education by Extension Training Program with a balanced focus on theological, biblical and practical disiplines.

It offers Diploma in Christian Ministries, accredited by PABATS (Philippine Association of Bible and Theological Schools).

Started in the 1960’s to develop spiritual leaders to oversee ABCCOP local churches in Metro Manila and in the provinces. It has produced more the 150 graduates who are faithfully serving the various ministries and holding district and national levels of leadership, here and abroad.

At present there are 20 ACTS centers nationwide with around 200 regular students.

Mission: Train at Home. Minister at Home

ACTS offers Theological Education by Extension in strategicly located district training centers by using a balanced curriculum with theological, biblical and practical disciplines to equip disciples to become fruitful workers primarilyin their respective districts.

Vision: Home-growth Leaders. Faithful Servants

ACTS Envisions to equip home-grown leaders to become faithful servants in every local church so that they can effectively build up the saints in their fullest potentials and become transforming agents in the society.

ACTS Level 2

FCL: Ongoing in Quezon, Bicol and Isabela/Cagayan.

Frequency: One week every other month for one year

End product: church planting.

ACTS Teachers Training

Partnership with ATS: 4 days/quarter, for 1.5 year

End product: Master teacher diploma from ABCCOP/ACTS.

For more information, please contact:

Hilda de Keijzer

Acting Director for Theological Education

Pator Ronnel Delima

Assistant Director

Quick Facts

Goal: Equipping to Serve for Lifetime Ministry

Duration: Four-year Theological Education by Extension (one day a month)

Upcoming: By 2015 in partnership with ATS, more intensive, but only one year.

Target Students: Pastors, leaders, missionaries

Recognition: Diploma in Christian Ministries, accepted all over ABCCOP churches and with our partner missions.

Network: Affiliated with PABATS