Online Certificate in Transformational Ministries on the Margins - Module 1


Module 1 course structure:


  • Recommended introductory reading

  • Session content: 9 sessions

  • Study content


Recommended reading before starting Module 1


Bob Ekblad, A New Christian Manifesto: Pledging Allegiance to the Kingdom of God, Louisville: Westminster John Knox 

Baker, Heidi, Birthing the Miraculous: The Power of Personal Encounters with God to Change Your Life and the World, Lake Mary: Charisma House, 2014.

Session content


The section below provides video and audio recordings of the ten sessions delivered in person by Bob and Gracie for the CTMM.


Online CTMM Session 1: God's mission and ours in Genesis 1

Online CTMM Session 1: God's mission and ours in Genesis 1

Session 1 Audio

Online CTMM Session 2: Departure and re-entry into the garden

Online CTMM Session 2: Departure and re-entry into the garden

Session 2 Audio

Online CTMM Session 3: Abraham's call and ours in Genesis 12 part 1

Online CTMM Session 3: Abraham's call and ours in Genesis 12 part 1

Session 3 Part 1 Audio

Online CTMM Session 3: Abraham's call and ours in Genesis 12 part 2

Online CTMM Session 3: Abraham's call and ours in Genesis 12 part 2

Session 3 Part 2 Audio



Online CTMM Session 4: Exodus - Hearing God's voice for liberation

Online CTMM Session 4: Exodus - Hearing God's voice for liberation

Session 4 Audio

Online CTMM Session 5: Mission according to Isaiah 1-39

Online CTMM Session 5: Mission according to Isaiah 1-39

Session 5 Audio

Online CTMM Session 6: COMING SOON

Online CTMM Session 7: Jesus’ baptism and ours

Online CTMM Session 7: Jesus’ baptism and ours

Session 7 Audio

Online CTMM Session 8: Jesus’ ministry in the gospels

Online CTMM Session 8: Jesus’ ministry in the gospels

Session 8 Audio

Online CTMM Session 9: Healing in the New Testament and today

Online CTMM Session 9: Healing in the New Testament and today

Session 9 Audio

Study content

The content below contains study content carefully selected by Bob and Gracie, delivered by them or their trusted friends. This content is designed to be used after finishing the Module 1 session content and before moving on to Module 2.

Click on each link to download the content, or buy the suggested books.

Read: Bob Ekblad, The Beautiful Gate: Enter Jesus’ Global Liberation Movement. Burlington: People’s Seminary Press, 2017.

Watch: Hagar’s oppression and call - Bob Ekblad

Watch: Liberation Theology and mission- Bob Ekblad

Watch: Mission According to Paul - Bob Ekblad, and accompanying slides

Listen: Considering the Victim: Judges 19 and Drone Warfare - Bob Ekblad

Read: Becoming a Disciple - Daniel Bourguet, Eugene: Cascade Books, 2016

Watch: Praying the Psalms 1 - Bob Ekblad, and accompanying slides

Watch: Praying the Psalms 2 - Bob Ekblad, and accompanying slides

Listen: Distorted Images of God - Lin Button

Watch: Father Wounds - Lin Button

Listen: Father’s Love - James Jordan

Listen: Heart of Sonship - James Jordan

Read: Miracle Work: A Down-to-Earth Guide to Supernatural Ministries - Jordan Seng, Downers Grove: Intervarsity Press, 2013.