Grace Equip offers an exciting way to combine your classes and fulfill one of our certificates of completion. These Grace Community Church-approved certificates represent a survey-level understanding of each category of certificate offered. No prior education is required to pursue a Grace Equip certificate.
Certificates are completed at a student's chosen pace, with certificates achievable within two years.
For a class to count towards a certificate, a student must complete all homework assignments.
Once a certificate is complete the student will be honored with a Grace Equip Certificate as proof of completion.
Grace Equip currently offers three certificate programs. Each certificate has its own requirements to fulfill—click a certificate below to see its required courses.
The Bible Survey Certificate honors students who have completed each bible survey class. At the end of this certificate program, students have surveyed each book of the Old and New Testament, and are knowledgeable of: the major themes of each book, its characters, and its historical setting.
Requirements for the Bible Survey Certificate are below.
OT 101 – The Pentateuch
OT 102 – The OT History Books Pt. 1
OT 103 – The OT History Books Pt. 2
OT 104 – OT Wisdom Literature
OT 105 – The Major Prophets
OT 106 – The Minor Prophets
NT 101 – The Synoptic Gospels
NT 102 – Johannine Literature
NT 103 – Pauline Epistles and Acts - Part 1
NT 104 – Pauline Epistles and Acts - Part 2
NT 105 – The General Epistles
The Theology Certificate honors students who have completed each systematic theology class along with the Hermeneutics elective.
At the end of this certificate program, students have surveyed each category of systematic theology, its scriptural basis, and its impact on the Christian life.
The Theology Certificate can be attained in as little time as one year.
Requirements for the Theology Certificate are below.
TH 101 – Prolegomena and Bibliology
TH 102 – The Trinity
TH 103 – Anthropology, Hamartiology, Angelology
TH 104 – Soteriology and Ecclesiology
TH 105 – Eschatology
TH 201 – Hermeneutics
The Biblical Counseling Certificate honors students who have completed each of the core discipleship counseling courses.
At the end of this certificate program, students have surveyed the biblical need for counseling and discipleship, and have been trained for a wide range of counseling scenarios.
The Biblical Counseling Certificate can be attained in as little time as one year.
All work assigned in each Discipling Counseling class must be completed in order to count towards this certificate. Because Grace Community Church is a certified ACBC Training Center, these same classes also count towards ACBC certification.
Requirements for the Biblical Counseling Certificate are below.
DC 101 – Discipleship Counseling Level 1
DC 102 – Discipleship Counseling Level 2
DC 103 – Discipleship Counseling Level 3