Cyber-Center for Biblical Studies

  Welcome to the Cyber-Center for Biblical Studies

Cyber-Center for Biblical Studies: A One-Year Commemoration. The Cyber-Center for Biblical Studies celebrates its one-year anniversary. This video reflects on where the Cyber-Center has been over the past year and anticipates future publications and video productions that will continue to serve as a resource center for pastors and students preparing for ministry.
Jude Part 6: Jude’s Salutation & Doxology. The Cyber-Center for Biblical Studies presents part 6 of the series that focuses attention on the letter of Jude. In this video, Bateman discusses the opening salutation and closing doxology of Jude's letter. He identifies characteristics unique to Jude that tie the two together.
The Pastor's Survival Guide: The Cyber-Center for Biblical Studies presents another in the series a "Pastor's Continuing Education" featuring Pastor Scott Barger and Pastor Aaron Peer. Scott and Aaron, co-hosts of "The Pastor's Survival Guide," share several memorable stories from their podcast that focuses attention on everyday issues of everyday pastors.
Pastor's Resource Review: This viedo features the book Interpreting the Psalms for Teaching and Preaching. Senior Pastor Lee Compson shares how the book has been of value to his study and preaching of the Psalms at First Brethren Church of Milford (Northern Indiana). Pastor Compson also identifies several other helpful sources for his study and preaching of the Psalms. 
A Pastor's Study beyond the Sermon: Frequently, pastors do more than just study to prepare for weekly sermons. Pastor Tim Sprankle is one of those pastors. This video features Pastor Sprankle shares a paper he wrote entitled "The Inconspicuous Adam," presented at the Midwest Regional Meeting of  the Evangelical Theological Society, and scheduled for publication at the end of the month. See what he has to say about his article "The Inconspicuous Adam" and more importantly why he wrote it. Pastor Sprankle's article is posted as a free download on this page.
A Pastor's Resource Review: This video features Charts on the Book of Hebrews with special attention given to a current pastor's (Tim Sprankle) use of the book as a tool to stream line his study of the book of Hebrews in preparing weekly expository sermons for Hebrews. Pastor Sprankle is the senior pastor of Leesburg Grace Brethren Church (Northern Indiana).


Cyber-Center for Biblical Studies is a
resource center for pastors, teachers,
and seminary students.




2014 Fall Conference

Conference will be held at the Russell Conference Center

1003 Presidential Drive, Winona Lake, IN

8:00 a.m. - Noon


Conference Schedule & Speakers.pdf

Pre-Registration Church Group Rate.pdf

Pre-Registration Rates for Individuals & Students.pdf

*Conference Pre-Registration Ends Friday  August 15, 2014*




eBooks for Translating the New Testament

Translating Jude Clause by Clause: An Exegetical Guilde guides a person in translating Jude from Greek into English. To purchase a hardcopy or eBook go to Amazon. For a description of the book, see
Translating Jude Clause by Clause

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YouTube Videos

A Pastor's Study of Scripture

  • Commentaries: Distinguishing One Commentary from Another 
  • The Letter of Jude
    • Part One: Authorship
    • Part Two: Genre
    • Part Three: Occasion
    • Part Four: Jude 5-16
    • Part Five: Jude 3-4, 17-23
    • Part Six: Jude 1-2, 24-25 

A Pastor's Resource Review

  • Charts on the Book of Hebrews, an interview with Pastor Tim Sprankle.
  • Interpreting the Psalms for Teaching & Preaching, an interview with Pastor Lee Compson. 

A Pastor's Study Beyond the Sermon

  • "The Inconspicuous Adam: Why the First Adam Fades from Israel's Memory and its Meaning for Today," an interview with Pastor Tim Sprankle.

A Pastor's Education

  • Choosing a Seminary
    • Part One: Before a Campus Visit
    • Part Two: The Campus Visit
    • Part Three: After the Campus Visit
  • The Pastor's Survival Guide an interview with podcast hosts Aaron Peer and Scott Barger 


All CCBS videos may be accessed via the YouTube icon in the upper right hand corner of this page.




Jesus the Messiah

Four Views on the Warning Passages in Hebrews Translating Jude Clause by Clause

Charts on the Book of Hebrews

Interpreting The General Letters
Jesus the Messiah by Herbert Bateman Four Views on the Warning Passages in Hebrews by Herbert Bateman Translating Jude Clause by Clause by Herbert Bateman Charts on the Book of Hebrews Interpreting The General Letters: An Exegetical Handbook by Herbert Bateman