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Northwest Nazarene University

City: Nampa     State: ID     Country: USA     

Faith Affiliation: Nazarene     

Contact: Vicki Funk     Email:     

M.A. in Missional Leadership  

Delivery Method: Online     

Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education: Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs      

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School/College (if applicable): School of Theology and Christian Ministries

Program Vision: NNU's online Master of Arts in Missional Leadership looks at the theory and practice of christian leadership as it applies outside the walls of the church.

Program Mission: Program Outcomes The graduate understands the historical interplay between cultural, philosophical, and theological shifts that inform Christian ministry practice. The graduate utilizes insights of missional leadership to evaluate and assess congregational contexts and move persons and congregations toward practices consistent with a Wesleyan-Holiness theology. The graduate understands and is able to explain God's mission in the midst of a dynamic and changing world. The graduate engages the social context from the perspective of Christian mission to articulate and embody the gospel of Christ.

Institutional Mission: The mission of Northwest Nazarene University is the transformation of the whole person. Centered in Jesus Christ, the NNU education instills habits of heart, soul, mind and strength to enable each student to become God's creative and redemptive agent in the world.