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NLBI An international network of 2,000 plus male and female certified instructors in 21 countries. H.M. Motsinger Ed. D., Founder and President Mark 10:14 (NIV84) …“Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Welcome to our presentation. I hope you enjoy it. For information, please, contact us at our website, www.nlbi.net.
NEWLIFE BEHAVIOR INTERNATIONAL A Process not a Product Baptism in South Africa. It takes place at a member’s home. The owner built the baptistery so that those wishing to be baptized did not have to go far to find a baptistery or be baptized in a river. Louis Gerber is the NLBI national leader of South Africa.
WHAT? Global training and a course of study for leaders, ministers and teachers, with online follow-up training. Certification Seminar in Ateiku, Ghana
NLBI Mission Transforming lives by connecting them to God, family and community…Then equipping them to be responsive disciples. Matthew 28:19 (NIV84) 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them … 2 Timothy 2:2 (NIV84) 2 …entrust to reliable men who will also be qualified to teach others. Bal Lagua, with his wife, Chase, received Philippine government approval to teach NLBI courses in a local public high school. NLBI was approved as part of the school’s Moral Recovery program. Jerilee Coloma is the first instructor. He has two classes of 120 11 th and 12 th graders.
NLBI Core Belief God values everyone and can use anyone to fulfill His promises. Genesis 1:27 (NIV84) 27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. 1 John 4:8 (NIV84) 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. Seminar attendees in Donetsk, Ukraine
NLBI Goal Empowering ones divine dimension by activating his heart, head and hand. (Bible Doing!) Friday Adima, Certified NLBI Instructor and Trainer, doing a baptism in Aba, Nigeria
Four Levels Suicidal (Judas), Survival (Esau), Sharing (Ruth) and Joyful Sacrificing (Paul). Life can be lived on these four levels: A small group activity in the NLBI seminar conducted at the Baxter Institute in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
NLBI Curriculum Four ways to study; Internet, in class, correspondence and one-on-one. One can study in English, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and Bulgarian. Other languages in the making. Tex Williams, HM, Louis Gerber, Director, NLBI South Africa with John Reese and Ron Pottsberg from World Bible School.
We are born in the image of God. We can develop the mind of Christ. We can actualize Christ in our behavior. God Loves us. Group at the All-Russian conference in Moscow, Russia. Four Realities:
Four G’s: Our genes, groups, guidelines and goals influence but do not control our behavior. Barry Phiri, NLBI Director of Zambia and Malawi, with his wife, Faneli, on their way to teach an NLBI class.
Four B’s BE your real self, “A soul cased in a body.” BE reconciled to Christ. BE transformed. And BE valuable to God. George Malchev, one of many NLBI volunteers, translated 12 courses into Bulgarian as an act of love for his native people
Rosie Reyes, NLBI Certified instructor, with Students in Torreon, Mexico. Benefits: Benefits: Students GAIN faith, hope and love and LOSE fear, failure and despair. 1 Corinthians 13:13 (NIV84) 13 And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love. Philippians 4:13 (NIV84) 13 I can do everything through him who gives me strength.
Teaching Method: Teaching Method: The Responsive Teaching Method (RTM)offers a structured setting of small and large group interactions that includes the sharing of heartfelt experiences, Q&A, discussions and goal setting for personal accountability. Ecceliah Wangari, NLBI Certified Trainer, Nairobi, Kenya
Support: Support: NLBI has no payroll but many volunteers. Individuals, churches, foundations, businesses and charity golf underwrite NLBI expenses. Lyndah Drum, NLBI Board Chair