Sunbreak Church is pleased to announce that it has been officially recognized as host to an Extension Learning Center of the Texas Baptist Institute & Seminary, to be known as Sunbreak Learning Center.

Learning Centers are a location for credit and non-credit instruction that has been presented, approved, and recognized by Texas Baptist Inc. for the purpose of extending education beyond the main campus of TBI. They permit students opportunities to seek education for avocation or vocational ministry through access to face-to-face educational experiences offered at a location closer to their home and in a church facility.


Bobby Ball Learning Center Director/ Instructor

Devin Wood Center Faculty Director/ Instructor

Tonya Milam Assistant Registrar

Brad Cook Instructor

Jerry Gatton Instructor

Ron Parker Instructor

The Bible Certificate Program completed through the Sunbreak Learning Center is structured as a two year program designed for the student to take at least one course in each of the three semesters (Fall, Spring and Summer) of the school year. Once a student completes 6 certificate courses, they are awarded a Bible Certificate.

There is provision made for a student desiring to move from Non-Degree Seeking (Bible Certificate) to Degree-Seeking, the person must apply for that standing with the institution. All forms and processes for the new admission standing must be completed. Grades and behavior during taking courses as a non-degree seeking may be used in the Degree-seeking standing.

FIRST COURSE: Spring Semester 2022/2023 (Jan 10-May 2. Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm)

BTH 1031C Christian Doctrines I

This is a study of God; His existence, His written revelation, His attributes, and His works. This is a study of the person and work of the Holy Spirit along with a study in spiritual warfare. The angels of God, Satan, and demons and their works of concern to the saints are studied.

*TEXT: Elemental Theology: An Introductory Survey of Conservative Doctrine (Paperback) – February 29, 1996 Author: Emery H. Bancroft Publisher: Kregel Publications ISBN 9780825421525

ENROLLMENT: COMPLETED BY JAN 1, 2023 To enroll for the course go to the following web address Fill out the online form and submit. Once received and processed, you will be contacted by TBI through email and instructed on how to proceed with registration.

COST: $85

*The text may be purchased at the TBI bookstore or any other vendor of the students choice. It is recommended that the purchase be made only after the registration process has been completed.

The Washington Student Achievement Council has determined that Texas Baptist Institute & Seminary qualifies for religious exempt status from the Degree-Granting Institutions Act for the following programs: Bible Certificate. The Council makes no evaluation of the administration, faculty, business practices, financial condition or quality of the offerings by this institution. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the Council at P.O. Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430 or by email at