Hidden Treasure Bible School is a four year program meeting every Thursday from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm.  The year consists of four [4] ten week quarters designed to give students a solid  foundation in their Christian faith.  Each year builds upon the other as students grow   spiritually. Upon completion each year a Certificate of Achievement is awarded designating the successful completion of the area of study.



Certificate of Biblical Foundations               1st year certificate

Certificate of Biblical Studies                         2nd year certificate

Certificate of Advanced Biblical Studies      3rd year certificate

Certificate of  Pastoral Studies                       4th year certificate






Open house & registration

Thursday  January 12, 2017

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm



1822 W. Temple Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026

(213) 444-2345

Class Begins

Thursday  January 19, 2017

6:00 pm - Worship  / 6:30 pm -  1st Class


2017 Quarters

1st quarter  Thursday

2nd quarter  Thursday

3rd quarter  Thursday

4th quarter  Thursday



Thursday - October 19th at 6:30 pm


-   January 19th - March 23th

-   March 30th   - June 1st

-   June 8th -  August 10th

-   August 17th- October 12th

Class times - Thursdays


1st class time


2nd class time


6:15 pm - 6:30 pm

6:30 pm - 7:50 pm

7:50 pm - 8:10 pm

8:10 pm - 9:30 pm


Old Testament Survey
Revelation I
1st & 2nd Timothy
New Testament Survey
Acts I
Romans I
Biblical Archaeology
Romans II
Revelation II
End Times
Romans III
Acts II
Biblical Counseling
Inductive Bible Study
End Times & Daniel
Revelation III
Church History
End Times & Matthew
Acts III
Philosophy of Ministry
Christian Theology I
Christian Theology II
Phil. / Gal. / Col.
Practical Ministry
Mission Trip
Mission Trip
Mission Trip
Mission Trip


Old Testament Survey

A macro overview of the Old Testament focusing on the historical setting  and major issues and events in Israel’s redemptive history.  [Reference book – Jensen, Irvin; Jensen’s Survey of Old Testament]


Bible Study Methods I – Inductive Bible Study

Introduction to the basic principles of studying the Bible.  Emphasis will be on developing observations skills, interpretative skills and application. [Reference books – Hendricks, Howard; Living by the Book]


New Testament Survey

A macro overview of the New Testament focusing on the redemptive work of Jesus Christ.

[Reference book – Irvin Jensen; Jensen’s Survey of New Testament]


Epistle to the Ephesians

A verse by verse study of Paul’s letter to the Ephesians.  Study will emphasize Gods grace on believers and believers elevated position in Jesus.


Christian Theology I

An introduction of the major doctrines of the orthodox Christian faith.  The class will cover God, Jesus, Bible, Sin, Salvation, Man and Angels etc…


End Times - Eschatology I

An introduction and overview of end times prophecies of the OT and NT.

[Reference books – Pentecost, Dwight; Things To Come; Benware, Understanding End Times; Walvoord, Every Prophecy of the Bible]


Christian Theology II

An introduction of major doctrines of the orthodox Christian faith.   The class will cover Person of Christ, Salvation, Holy Spirit, the Church, etc. [Reference book – Ryrie, Charles; Basic Theology]



A study on the important principles of Bible interpretation focusing on the different types of literature used in the Bible such as law, Prophets, Historical, Epistles, Gospel. [Reference book – Zuck, Roy; Basic Bible Interpretation]



A verse by verse study focusing on the finished work of Christ in relationship to the Old Testament sacrificial system.



Verse by verse study of Paul’s Epistle to the Romans.  Class will follow Paul’s flow of thought on mans corruption, his justification by faith, his sanctification the practical application of these doctrines.

[Reference book – Morris, Leon and Romans]


Biblical Self Confrontation

Class will focus on Biblical change to please God rather than pleasing one self.  The objective therefore is to learn through Gods word how to lose “self”. [Reference book-Broger, Self Confrontation]


End Times - Eschatology II: Daniel

An examination of end time prophecy in the book of Daniel with other prophecies in Scripture.  Class will cover Daniel 2 and 7-12.  [Reference book – Walvoord, John, Daniel The Key To The Prophetic Revelation]


End Times - Eschatology III: Matthew 24

A verse by verse study of this end time sermon of Jesus Christ to his disciples.


End Times - Eschatology: Revelation

A verse by verse of Revelation which emphasizes a pre-millennial / pre-tribulation interpretation.

[Reference book- Walvoord, John, The Revelation of Jesus Christ]


Church History: Acts

A verse by verse study on the Biblical history, formation and growth of the church.  The class with focus on the role of the Holy Spirit in the ministry of the church and key principles for effective ministry.


Biblical Archaeology & Biblical Geography

Class will examine archeology as it has demonstrated over and again the veracity and reliability of God’s word. Likewise the class will examine the geography of Israel as to better interpret Gods word in light of its location and makeup. [Reference book – Free, Joseph / Vos, Howard;  Archaeology and Bible History.]


Galatians / Colossians / Philippians

A verse by verse study of Paul’s Epistles to the three churches focusing on God’s grace in relationship to salvation in contrast with the law and legalism.


Pastoral Epistles I: 1st and 2nd Timothy

A verse by verse study of Paul’s letters to Timothy giving instructions on church administration, worship, false teachers, character of servant leaders and responsibility towards the believers.


Evangelism / Discipleship

Class will train and equip students to share and discuss their faith with others.

[Reference book – Coleman, Robert; The Master Plan in Evangelism]


Pastoral Epistles II: Titus

A verse by verse study of Paul’s letter to Titus which stresses qualifications of elders, sound teaching, obligations of believers towards one another and of false teaching.


Cults & Apologetics

A broad overview on cults and their beliefs.  [Reference book – McDowell, Josh; A Ready Defense]


Church History II

A study of the defense and formation of Christian doctrine during the early history of the church and a broad overview of major events throughout the ages. [Reference Book – Shelley, Bruce; Church History]


Philosophy Of Ministry

A study on biblical principles necessary for effective ministry as viewed by a Senior Pastor.

[Reference books – Sanders, Oswald; Spiritual Leadership;  Smith, Chuck; Why Grace Changes Everything]


Sermon Preparation

This class is designed to guide students through the preparation to deliver a Biblical message from a text.


Year Ending Mission Trip

Class will plan an outreach or short missions trip to apply the spiritual truths they have learned at school.






Download the first seven pages of our 2 Student Manuals.

New Testament Survey

A macro overview of the New Testament focusing on the redemptive work of Jesus Christ.


End Times - Eschatology I

An introduction and overview of end times prophecies of the OT and NT.



The Hidden Treasure Bible School is part of Calvary Chapel Echo Park which is a legally recognized nonprofit 501-3c organization and is not a business entity which has been organized to make a profit.


The Hidden Treasure Bible School has been designed to allow students to be the rich recipients of teachers who have themselves invested thousands of dollars and time to attend and graduate from either Bible Colleges and or Seminary schools. The tuition for the Bible Ministry School is such that the investment covers mainly the reference books needed per class and a syllabus.


Quarterly Cost

$ 135.00

* Includes All Books & Materials


Students Pays Each Quarter

$ 135.00

* Spousal Discount 25%


1st quarter

2nd quarter

3rd quarter

4th quarter

Total Year 1

$ 135.00

$ 135.00

$ 135.00

$ 135.00

$ 540.00

* Includes All Books & Materials

& Yearly Ending Missions Trip



1.  Full refunds will be available up to the 2nd week.

3.  Partial scholarships may be available per quarter due to hardship.

3.  All monies are due the day of the first class.

4.  All checks are to be made payable to Calvary Chapel Echo Park.

1822 W. Temple St.

Los Angeles, CA 90026

Phone: (213) 413-3865