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The purpose of Orting Bible Institute (OBI) is to help believers study the Word of God more precisely, to aid the believer in developing a correct understanding and practice of Bible principles, to strengthen the believer’s faith so they continue to grow in grace and the knowledge of the Lord Jesus, and to educate and empower the believer’s gifts and Christian service within the context of their local church body.

OBI is a partnership between Orting Community Baptist Church in Orting, WA and Crown College of the Bible in Knoxville, TN ( Every student who completes all four quarters of study will receive a One Year Bible Certificate from Crown College and is eligible to participate in Crown’s graduation ceremonies upon recognition of completion. The certificate is also applicable for credit towards other Crown College degree programs. Credit for the class is given to any student, age 16 and above, for attendance to each of the courses, participation in class discussions, and completion of the class workbooks. Young people in Grades 7-10 may audit the course.

OBI meets at Orting Community Baptist Church (308 Kansas St SW, Orting) on the designated Tuesday nights from 7:00p-9:10p. Each night will consist of three 40 minute classes with small breaks in-between.


Course Schedules:

Spring 2020 – February 25-May 19

Fall 2020 – August 25-November 17

Spring 2020 Courses


  • Survey of the Old Testament I – a survey of the Books of Law (Genesis through Deuteronomy) and the Historical Books (Joshua through Esther) of the Old Testament. The main theme of each book is highlighted along with other significant features including key words, key verses, and pictures of Christ.
  • Basic Bible Doctrine I – clear Bible teaching in the subjects of bibliology (the study of the Bible), theology (the study of God), Christology (the study of Jesus Christ), pneumatology (the study of the Holy Spirit), and angelology (the study of angels). Bible answers are given to commonly asked questions concerning the Christian faith.
  • The Life of Christ – a detailed look at the Person and work of the Lord Jesus Christ. Some topics covered are Christ’s virgin birth; His teachings, miracles, and parables; His suffering and death; His resurrection and ascension. Students also learn Bible answers concerning the deity of Jesus Christ.

Order Textbooks

Survey of the Old Testament I textbook link

Basic Bible Doctrine I textbook link

The Life of Christ textbook link


$50 per quarter

This cost includes student notebooks for each of the 3 classes, as well as overall cost to run the classes. Any text books will need to be purchased separately and can be done so through OBI. Payment for the courses will be required before attending the first class. You can bring cash/check or pay online below.
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