Equip, Establish and Entrust Pastors and Leaders with Sound Training
CRCI Operates through Regional Training Centers under the leadership of Bishops and Presbyters. CRCI offers Certificate in Theology ( C.Th ) designed for young missionaries, Pastors, Christian leaders, and church youth who do not have access to or cannot afford expensive seminary training, but are committed and interested in the ministry.
The purpose of these trainings is to fulfill the great commission of our Lord Jesus by providing them with the highest spiritual and academic excellence, practical ministry opportunities which will bring spiritual, physical, psychological, and social changes in the broken human society. Our desire is to be a channel of God’s blessings to all people.
To Equip: This training is designed to equip men and women to serve the Lord in various capacities in several areas of the Christian ministry; and to develop leaders for the church by providing the highest academic knowledge in the word of God and in practical ministry.
To Inspire: This training stimulates believers to respond to the call of God and to instill vision and passion for the unreached world to bring the good news of Jesus Christ to the nations of 10/40 Window.
To Prepare: men and women to have an informed appreciation of socio-economical issues, religious-political issues, and human cultural heritage around us, and to become responsible citizens who make positive contributions to the society.
To Provide: the best and inexpensive theological education possible in the context where education has become expensive and out of reach for the poor.
To Create: a place for a deep study of the Word of God, teach sound doctrine through the meaningful interpretation of the Scriptures, in a manner that is consistent with the apostolic teaching, which can bring spiritual growth and transformation in life.
14 Course Modules
- Bible Survey
- Biblical Theology
- Doctrine of God
- Doctrine of Christ
- Biblical Interpretation
- Holy Spirit
- Gospel Preaching
- Living by Grace
- Church Planting
- Church History
Regional Training centers are mission oriented and was established in every Districts of India ( at Present active in Andhra Pradesh / Telangana / Odisha to train Godly, faithful, and God-glorifying leaders for the church at large.
At present the trainings are open to Telugu / Odisha speaking students from Andhra Pradesh and Odisha .
Location of Training Centers
- Kandhmal ( Odisha )
- Koraput ( Odisha )
- Rayagada ( Odisha )
- Karimnagar ( Telangana )
- Hyderabad ( Telangana )
- Warangal ( Telangana )
Duration: 8- 12 Months
Medium of Instruction at Present: Telugu / English
Number of Trainees in each batch: 20-40