Elnora Bible Institute | 101 S State Road 58, Elnora, IN 47529Phone | (812) 692-7801 Email | email@example.com
Elnora Bible Institute 2020
From a public school to a Bible school…
OriginallycalledtheBiblicalMennoniteAllianceBibleInstitute(BMABI),EBIbeganin2000.The2000-2003termswereheldinlocalchurcheslocatedinSouth Carolina,Indiana,Virginia,andOhio.Forthefirsttwoyears,BMABIofferedonethree-weektermperyearuntil2002,whentheInstitutebeganofferingasix-weektermin place of the three-week term. In the winter of 2004, BMABI moved into the old public school building in Elnora. Theoriginalschoolbuilding,nowtheElnoraBibleInstitute,wascompletedin1899.Forthenext100years,itservedtheDaviessCountycommunityasapublicschool. Inthe1990s,however,DaviessCountycombinedseveralofitssmallschoolsintoonelargeschool,leavinganemptybuilding.InDecemberof2002,theBiblicalMennonite Alliance purchased the empty school building. Adormitorywasbuiltduring2003,andthefirstterminElnorawasheldin2004.In2005,theInstitutebeganofferingtwoterms.ElnoraBibleInstitutebecamethe school’s official name in the summer of 2008. A third term, three weeks long, was added in 2012. In the fall of 2013, a 15-week term was added to complete a full school year.