The Missio Nexus Certificate Program
Missio Nexus is a community of globally focused ministries and churches representing tens of thousands of Great Commission workers.
This certificate track is designed to meet the requirements that many of our members have for theological preparation. Whether your ministry is focused on church planting, discipleship, or evangelism, these courses will give you a foundation for ministry. Please check with your Missio Nexus member organization or church to ensure they are participating in this certificate program.
The Missio Nexus Certificate Program
While anyone can apply to BibleMesh in order to take the six courses listed below, only those who are affiliated with Missio Nexus member organizations are eligible to receive the actual certificate.
All Missio Nexus students are provided free access to a selected ebook library and a $100 discount toward the final course payment within the track.
To learn more about Missio Nexus click here.
Courses in this Track
BIB525 – How to Read the Bible
This course, featuring professors and authors Douglas Stuart and Mark Strauss, covers everything from translation concerns to different genres of biblical writing. In clear, simple language, sessions help learners accurately understand the different parts of the Bible and their implications for both ancient audiences and humanity today, so you can uncover the inexhaustible worth that is in God’s Word.
BIB505 – The Biblical Story Course: Old Testament
This course is an introduction to the Old Testament using the first half of BibleMesh’s Biblical Story curriculum. The Biblical Story Course is a complete Bible overview presenting the record of God’s redemptive acts as a single story from Genesis to Revelation with overview teaching videos by Dr. Timothy Keller.
BIB510 – The Biblical Story Course: New Testament
This course is an introduction to the New Testament using the second half of BibleMesh’s Biblical Story curriculum. The Biblical Story Course is a complete Bible overview presenting the record of God’s redemptive acts as a single story from Genesis to Revelation with overview teaching videos by Dr. Timothy Keller.
THS603 – What Christians Ought to Believe
Bringing together theological commentary, tips for application, and memorable illustrations, the What Christians Ought to Believe course teaches you the basic tenets of the Christian faith using the Apostle’s Creed as the entryway. After first emphasizing the importance of creeds for the formation of the Christian faith, lessons introduce core beliefs about the Father, the Son, the Spirit, the Church, and the end times.
Electives (Select Two)
- THS630 – Know the Creeds and Councils
- THS615 – Moral Choices: Intro to Christian Ethics
- THS710 – The Triune God
- THS715 – Why We Trust the Bible
- THS730 – God’s Word Alone
- PTH505 – Organic Outreach: Intro to Evangelism
- PTH705 – A Theology of Biblical Counseling
Frequently Asked Questions
First, you need to apply to the BibleMesh Institute by going here. Be sure to select “Missio Nexus Certificate” as the program you are interested in. Upon your enrollment in the Institute, we will assign you a qualified academic tutor who will guide you through each course of study.
Students enroll in the BibleMesh Institute on a subscription basis. The monthly cost for each BibleMesh Institute course is $225 per month. The length of time to complete a course varies depending on each student’s situation, but averages 3 months for dedicated students.
To provide the highest quality online learning experience and to meet academic standards, the BibleMesh Institute assigns each student an academic tutor for each course. All of our proctors (academic tutors) are highly qualified in their subject field.
Yes. Each course is provided with month-to-month access to better fit your situation. You may work through and complete a course as your schedule allows, while your academic tutor guides you to ensure competency and mastery of the content. You may take as much time as you wish to complete an individual course or a certificate program.
In order to complete a certificate program, students must complete every course within that program. Some certificates, like the Biblical Languages certificate, do require courses to be completed in a specific sequence. If you need to pause your studies, you can; your progress and grades will not be lost. You can simply renew your monthly course subscription and resume from where you left off.
Anyone can take the six courses listed in the Missio Nexus Certificate Program track, but only those who are members of Missio Nexus are eligible to receive the actual Certificate. To learn more about Missio Nexus click here.
Upon finishing all the courses in a certificate program, you may apply for and receive a certificate.
When scholarships are available they are initially available to students already studying in the BibleMesh Institute. For Missio Nexus students, there is a $100 discount that will be applied to the enrollment in the last course in the track.
Yes. Several partnering colleges and seminaries provide academic pathways using courses and programs offered through the Institute.
Credit-bearing courses provided through the BibleMesh Institute are built to accreditation standards. If you would like us to talk with your school about the possibility of accepting transfer credits for BibleMesh Institute courses or programs, please contact us.