Pathfinder Bible Experience

2019 PBE Overview

The Pathfinder Bible Experience is the Official North American Division Pathfinder Bible study program. Some affectionately call the program Bible Bowl.

Each year, teams of six club members study a book of the Bible (alternating Old Testament and New Testament), memorizing large portions of God's word.  

Read more: 2019 PBE Overview

2019 PBE Hotel Listing

Congratulations to all your teams for making 1st place at your Union Level PBE testing!

We look forward to seeing you in Rockford, Illinois, April 26-27 at Rock Valley College, 3301 North Mulford Road Rockford, IL 61114.

Here is an alphabetical list of hotels in the area. There is a big soccer tournament going on the same time so reserve your stay soon!

Alpine Inn
4404 E. State Street, Rockford, IL 61108
(815) 399-1890 (call for reservations)
Double Room Rate: $62

Baymont Inn & Suites Rockford
622 N. Lyford Road, Rockford, IL 61107
Baymont Inn website (click for reservations)
(815) 229-8200 (call for reservations)
Standard King Room Rate: $119.95

Best Western Legacy Inn South Beloit
5910 Technology Drive, South Beloit, IL 61080
Best Western website (click for reservations)
(815) 389-4211
Double Queen Room Rate: $111.20

Candlewood Suites
7555 Walton Street, Rockford, IL 61108
(815) 229-9300 (call for reservations)
Single Queen Room Rate: $114

Fairfield Inn & Suites Beloit, WI
2784 Milwaukee Road, Beloit, WI 53511
Fairfield Inn & Suites website (click for reservations)
(608) 365-2200
King Room Rate: $114
Double Queen Room Rate: $124

Hilton Garden Inn
7675 Walton Street, Rockford, IL 61108
Hilton Garden Inn reservation website (click for reservations)
Hilton Garden Inn website
(815) 229-3322
Standard Room Rate: $169

Holiday Inn Express Rockford
7552 Park Place Loves Park IL 61111
(815) 654-4100 (call for reservations)
King Room Rate: $139.95
Double Room Rate: $149.95

Motel 6
7712 Potawatomi Trail, Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 397-8000 (call for reservations)
Standard Room Rate: $49.99

Radisson Hotel & Conference Center
200 S Bell School Road, Rockford, IL 61108
(815) 226-2100 (call for reservations)
Radisson Hotel website (click for reservations – Promo Code: BIBLE)
Double Queen with Sleeper Sofa Rate: $139
King with Sleeper Sofa Rate: $139

Residence Inn by Marriott
7542 Colosseum Drive, Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 227-0013 (call for reservations)
Suites Rate: $139.00 (two-night minimum stay required)

Sleep Inn of Rockford
725 Clark Drive, Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 398-8900 (call for reservations – Group Name: Pathfinder Bible Bowl 2019)
Sleep Inn reservation website (click for reservations)
Double Room Rate: $115

Super 8 Motel Rockford
7646 Colosseum Drive, Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 229-5522 (call for reservations)
Standard Room Rate: $54.99

2019 PBE Official Translations Commentary

UPDATE - Official Translations and Commentary of Luke for 2019 PBE Testing Released!
UPDATE - 11-02-18 Files moved to new server for faster and more reliable access!

Read more: 2019 PBE Official Translations Commentary

PBE 2019 Sample Question Downloads

Whether practicing a "dry run" or using the questions as part of a PBE preparation game against the church elders/ministry team, these files are meant to support your preparation for game-play at your regional, conference, and union events.

Format:  90 questions in the format you should be prepared to answer at PBE events.

English/Spanish Powerpoint Sample Questions - Luke


PBE Manual

The Pathfinder Bible Experience Manual is the offical guide and rule book for all levels of PBE play.  

Read more: PBE Manual