“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations,,” Mathew 28:19a’’ Generation Light International Bible University, Edo state, Nigeria is, like a mustard seed, from what started as a “Preachers’ Training Class” on July 17, 2017 to become a citadel of theological education – that will be the best of its kind on the continent of Africa and the world. The University is an academic institution, providing high-quality theological education and professional training for God-called men and women to help meet the need for effective leadership in the greater work of churches, schools and the denomination not only in Nigeria but also in other parts of Africa and the World. To the glory of God, the University, which is the premier theological institution in Nigeria, will be the first tertiary Bible institution in Nigeria to award degrees Doctor of Counselling Psychology.
Offering curricula in the areas of theology, religious education, and missiology up to postgraduate levels, including doctoral programmes in theology and religious education. The University is equipped to meet the challenges of the new age in terms of theological education.
As the University continues its life’s journey in the 21st century of existence entering with faith, hope and courage into the third millennium, this call comes to all today, loud and clear, to ““Therefore go and make disciples of all nations,,” Mathew 28:19a. (Enabling Generation for Educational Empowerment) Whether one is a student of the College – past, present or future – or friends of the University, or Christians of old, new or future generations, white or black, teacher or student, clergy or laity, technocrat or professional, politician, industrialist or business tycoon, rich or poor, young or old, male or female, this message remains the greatest challenge of life, the set goal in Christian living and standard of excellence in Christian faith and practice. On it, we take our pledge; on it we stake our life; on it the College stands: “Enabling Generation for Educational Empowerment”.
The purpose of Generation Light International Bible University is to help all churches and Christians fulfill the Great Commission of Jesus Christ throughout the world. Jesus said, All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age (Matt. 28:18-20).
Generation Light International Bible University is a Flexible Distance Education Tailored for all Christians to get the education they need by making Bible university affordable for people who are not able to pay thousands of Naira, dollars/rupees per year to attend a major Bible university. It makes Bible education available by its location right in your city through Distance Education.
GLIBU makes Bible education practical for those who want an education that focuses on training in the Bible, ministry, and the Christian life. And GLIBU helps churches by developing loyal, competent members who will work with the pastor as he or she leads. Just what you’ have been looking for.
Dr. Osagie Success Ikezahu
President / Chancellor, GLIBU