What is ISOM?

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ISOM has been called the “training equivalent of the Jesus Film”. Below is a summary of some of ISOM’s features. ISOM is…

  • The internationally-recognized name for the International School of Ministry® which is the world’s largest video Bible school with more than 17,000 training sites in 145 nations.
  • A primarily church-based video Bible school covering Associates, Bachelors and Masters level training. Individual students may also participate online.
  • A complete training curriculum, including a facilitator’s guide, workbooks, group discussions, homework assignments and tests.
  • A bilingual program that is available in over 75 languages.
  • ISOM now has edited single-language versions called ISOM Express for English, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese and Japanese students. This new version cuts in half the time required to take ISOM lectures.
  • A school where English- and non-English-speaking students can learn side-by-side.
  • A program that respects pastoral leadership and authority.
  • A Bible training curriculum with easy online review and make-up to assist local facilitators.
  • A powerful missions tool.
  • A curriculum that provides an opportunity for every willing person in the Church to be trained for ministry.
  • A professionally-recorded curriculum.
  • A curriculum with well-known teachers, such as Jack Hayford, Reinhard Bonnke, Joyce Meyer, John Bevere and 26 others, that impart life messages, each in their areas of expertise.
  • A cost-effective program that is easy to implement and is extremely affordable for the students.
  • A school where knowledge, character, and spiritual gifts are equally taught.
  • A Bible College where full online students can study at their own pace and are also welcome.
  • A program with no denominational ties.
  • A program through which the power of the Holy Spirit is manifested.