Life in the Spirit

Course number: DETS1201 • Credit hours: 3 hrs


Distance Education Course: Taught from a charismatic perspective, the Holy Spirit resides in believers to lead, teach and seal to the Day of the Lord.

Course Description: The life of Christ resides in every believer and the work of the Holy Spirit is to cause the disciple of Christ to grow to be more like Him. Living and working with a constant awareness of the Holy Spirit in our lives is at the heart of this course. It is important to note that this course is taught from a Pentecostal, charismatic perspective.

Course Textbooks:
Paul, the Spirit and the People of God.
 Gordon D. Fee. Peabody: Hendrickson, 1996. ISBN: 0801046246
What the Bible Says About the Holy Spirit. Stanley M. Horton Springfield, MO: Gospel Publishing House,2005. ISBN: 0882433598
Gift and Giver: The Holy Spirit for Today. Craig S. Keener Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001. ISBN: 0801022665

    Instructor:  Burton Janes

Biography: Burton K. Janes lives in Newfoundland where he is the Managing Editor of Good Tidings, the official publication of The Pentecostal Assemblies of Newfoundland & Labrador, & Archivist with the denomination. He and his wife, Sherry, live in Bay Roberts with their children, Krista & Christopher, & their border collie, Madisyn.

On a hot day, Burton enjoys an ice cold glass of water.

Memorial University, St. John’s, NL (B.A., Religious Studies, 1977; minor, Philosophy)
Eastern Pentecostal Bible College, Peterborough, ON (Dip.Th., 1979)
Memorial University (M.A., History, 1991)