M.A. (Missional Theology) Curriculum

PROLEGOMENA: AN INTRODUCTION TO MISSIONAL THEOLOGICAL EDUCATION

PROLEGOMENA: Gospel, biblical story, and mission

PROLEGOMENA: A missionary encounter with Western culture

BIBLICAL STUDIES: READING THE BIBLE THEOLOGICALLY AND MISSIONALLY

INTERPRETING SCRIPTURE: Scriptural authority, hermeneutics

OLD TESTAMENT

READING THE OLD TESTAMENT: Pentateuch, Historical books

READING THE OLD TESTAMENT: Prophets

READING THE OLD TESTAMENT: Songs and Wisdom

NEW TESTAMENT

READING THE NEW TESTAMENT: Synoptic Gospels, Acts

READING THE NEW TESTAMENT: Pauline Letters

READING THE NEW TESTAMENT: Johannine literature and General epistles

CHURCH HISTORY: A MISSIONARY ENCOUNTER WITH VARIOUS HISTORICAL CONTEXTS

CHURCH HISTORY: Ancient Church

CHURCH HISTORY: Mediaeval and Reformation Church

CHURCH HISTORY: Post-Reformation to present

DOCTRINE: THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION ON SCRIPTURE IN CONTEXT

DOCTRINE: Prolegomena, God and Creation

DOCTRINE: Sin and Salvation (Israel, Christology, Eschatology)

DOCTRINE: Salvation (Pneumatology, Ecclesiology, ‘Soteriology’, Consummation)

CONGREGATIONAL THEOLOGY: LEADING A MISSIONAL CONGREGATION

LEADING A MISSIONAL CONGREGATION: Preaching, worship, and prayer

LEADING A MISSIONAL CONGREGATION: Pastoral care, formation, and training families

LEADING A MISSIONAL CONGREGATION: Outreach in the neighborhood

LEADING A MISSIONAL CONGREGATION: Training laity for callings

LEADING A MISSIONAL CONGREGATION: Missiology; Ecclesial structures; Fellowship

CULTURAL STUDIES: UNDERSTANDING OUR MISSIONAL CONTEXT

UNDERSTANDING OUR MISSIONAL CONTEXT: Spirits of our age—Postmodernity, economic modernity/globalisation, consumerism

UNDERSTANDING OUR MISSIONAL CONTEXT: Exegeting the city

UNDERSTANDING OUR MISSIONAL CONTEXT: Pluralism and world religions

UNDERSTANDING OUR MISSIONAL CONTEXT: World Christianity and Third world theologies