Here's what to expect!

In this personal enrichment course, you'll learn about the missionary nature of the Bible, develop skills to effectively study the Bible, and grow in your passion for God's mission in the world. God is the original missionary so why not learn to study the Bible as He intends?

  • Identify and begin to apply study strategies that builds personal character and biblical understanding.

  • Use principles and guidelines to help your personal study and application of the Bible.

  • Join a global community learning how to study the Bible and apply it in their cultures.

What's inside the course

  • 1

    Course Overview

  • 2

    The Missionary Nature of the Bible

    • The Grand Narrative of the Bible

    • Telling the Story of the Bible

  • 3

    Learning like a Missionary

    • Communication Theory

    • The Hermeneutical Community

    • Helpful Definitions of Key Theological Terms

    • Why Words are Important

  • 4

    How to Study the Bible like a Missionary

    • Principles & Guidelines for Interpreting Scripture

    • Historical-Critical-Literal-Missiological Method

    • Bible Study Planning Worksheet

    • Synthetic Study of the Bible

  • 5

    The Result of Studying the Bible Like a Missionary

    • Missiological Theology

    • The Missiological Theology of John

  • 6

    What's next?

    • Want to go further? Here's what's next.

    • Invite us to speak

    • Go deeper in your study

    • Before you go...

The personal enrichment class includes the following benefits:

  • On-demand video

  • Accessibility 24/7 from your phone, tablet, or computer

  • Personal and group reflection questions to help you digest and apply the content

  • Discussion forums to do theology in a community with others in your cohort and around the world

  • Earn a certificate of completion for continuing education credit

  • Proceeds help train Christian leaders around the world

God's Mission in the World

The e-book is free when you sign up for the course. Or you can click the buy now button to order the paperback.

God’s Mission in the World is a study of God’s movement throughout history to reconcile our relationship with Him. It is a Christ centered approach of looking at the intersection of the Old Testament with the New Testament in God’s redemptive plan of salvation completed in Jesus.

Are you ready to change your world?

It's not simply about what you know in your head, but what you believe in heart and do with your hands so that you are motivated and equipped to lead movements.