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  • Missions

    Contributed by Tony Abram on Aug 22, 2009
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    Missions While churches concern themselves with missions abroad, many miss the opportunity afforded by the 400,000 international students who study in the U.S.A. each year. Many of them are open to new ideas and would be responsive to the gospel. We ...read more

  • Mission

    Contributed by Don Berry-Graham on Mar 1, 2016
     | 2,242 views

    Or what about the missionaries preaching in Africa from Revelation 3:20 (ESV), “Behold, I stand at the door and knock,” without knowing that in this African context only thieves knock on doors to see if anyone is home. Friends, on the other hand, announce their presence by calling out. So these ...read more

  • Missions ...

    Contributed by Michael Mccartney on Aug 8, 2012
     | 1,718 views

    Missions quotes: "I have but one candle of life to burn, and I would rather burn it out in a land filled with darkness than in a land flooded with light" — John Keith Falconer "God's work done in God's way will never lack God's supply" — Hudson Taylor [ video ] "God isn't looking for people of ...read more

  • The Mission

    Contributed by Alison Bucklin on Jun 27, 2011
     | 1,495 views

    THE MISSION In the movie The Mission, 16th c. Jesuit monks have been working with the Guarani Indians, bringing them not only the gospel but agriculture and medicine and music. Across the ocean, the Treaty of Madrid transfers the land from Portugal to Spain. The Jesuits are evicted, the Indian ...read more

  • Sacrifice On The Mission ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Aug 27, 2012
     | 2,467 views

    SACRIFICE ON THE MISSION FIELD Let me leave you with this true story I read about two faithful women, who were cross-bearers for Christ. Irene Ferrel graduated from the Bible Institute of Los Angeles with a burden for overseas missions. She found her place in the Congo, where for 10 years she ...read more

  • Geddie's Mission

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Sep 2, 2012
     | 1,164 views

    GEDDIE'S MISSION Dr. John Geddie was a Scots-Canadian missionary who was known as "the father of Presbyterian missions in the South Seas." In 1848 he pioneered missionary work in the New Hebrides islands, Aneityum (Anatom) and worked there for God for 24 years. On the tablet erected to his ...read more

  • The Mission Is Worth ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Aug 11, 2008
     | 1,292 views

    THE MISSION IS WORTH IT "If God gives me another life, may I give it to him as a missionary." –Samuel Kang, executive head of the Korean World Missions Association. “If I am a Christian, I am not set on saving my own skin, but on seeing that the salvation of God comes through me to others.” ...read more

  • Hair Mission  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 26, 2002
    based on 10 ratings
     | 2,830 views

    HAIR MISSION In dire need of a beauty makeover, I went to my salon with a fashion magazine photo of a gorgeous, young, lustrous-haired model. I showed the stylist the trendy new cut I wanted and settled into the chair as he began humming a catchy tune and got to work on my thin, graying ...read more

  • Giving To Missions  PRO

    Contributed by Paul Fritz on Jun 26, 2001
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     | 1,424 views

    GIVING TO MISSIONS Americans give $700 million per year to mission agencies. However, they pay as much for pet food every 52 days. A person must overeat by at least $1.50 worth of food per month to maintain one excess pound of flesh. Yet $1.50 per month is more than what 90 percent of all ...read more

  • Remember The Mission

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Dec 12, 2008
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     | 2,060 views

    REMEMBER THE MISSION In 1629, when the favorite wife of Indian ruler Shah Jahan died, he ordered that a magnificent tomb be built as a memorial to her. The shah placed his wife's casket in the middle of a parcel of land, and construction of the temple literally began around it. But several years ...read more

  • Definition Of Mission  PRO

    Contributed by Revd. Martin Dale on Jan 9, 2002
    based on 5 ratings
     | 1,887 views

    DEFINITION OF MISSION I think mission was put very nicely by the ’Sunday Times’ journalist Matthew Parris – a man, who is by his own confession, not a Christian. ’The New Testament offers a picture of God, who does not sound at all vague. He has sent His Son to earth. He has distinct ...read more

  • The History Of Missions Is The History Of ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Feb 9, 2006
     | 1,353 views

    "The history of missions is the history of answered prayer. From Pentecost to the Haystack meeting in New England and from the days when Robert Morrison landed in China to the martyrdom of John and Betty Stam, prayer has been the ...read more

  • Because Of A Mission Trip  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 18, 2007
    based on 2 ratings
     | 1,809 views

    You might recall this recent news story… Illustration- Abdul Rahman Afghanistan’s Muslim religious and governmental leaders had demanded that 41-year-old Abdul Rahman be executed because of his conversion to Christianity more than 14 years ago. Rahman converted to Christianity while working for ...read more

  • The Spirit Of Christ Is The Spirit Of Missions, ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 12, 2007
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     | 2,193 views

    "The Spirit of Christ is the spirit of missions, and the nearer we get to Him the more ...read more

  • Fellowship Is Fundamental To Mission Commitment ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 12, 2007
     | 1,692 views

    "Fellowship is fundamental to mission Commitment to Christ, commitment to each other in Christ, is ...read more

  • Flawed Individuals On A Rescue Mission  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Sep 2, 2008
    based on 4 ratings
     | 1,614 views

    FLAWED INDIVIDUALS ON A RESCUE MISSION The author of the book entitled, "The Word and Power Church: What Happens When A Church Seeks All God Has to Offer," Doug Banister, writes, "The Spring of 1940 found Hitler’s panzer divisions mopping up French troops and preparing for a seige of Great ...read more

  • A Church's Mission Drives Its ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 7, 2009
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    A CHURCH’S MISSION DRIVES ITS MORALE John Polak in his book, The Future in Past Tense, says: "A study of the history of the people of God reveals an interesting fact--the wellbeing of the believing community was directly proportional to their obedience to God’s mission for them. When the people ...read more

  • A Mission Poem By Jeff ...

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on May 4, 2009
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    A Mission Poem by Jeff Strite: God called us to support His worldwide missions By giving to us His Great Commission It calls mankind to have - for their sins - remission And for their souls, in heaven, to gain admission Now God has given us His explicit permission To approach the world with ...read more

  • Cultural Blindness In Missions

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 4, 2011
     | 1,665 views

    CULTURAL BLINDNESS IN MISSIONS David Livermore, in his book, Serving with Eyes Wide Open, talks about a friend of his, Ashish, who came from Northern India to visit him in Chicago. They were eating at Gino's Pizzeria, and there they ran into a youth pastor David knew, along with his youth group. ...read more

  • The Mission: Tethered To Sin

    Contributed by William Hooper on May 3, 2011
     | 1,126 views

    THE MISSION: TETHERED TO SIN In the award winning film called "The Mission," Robert DeNiro plays a mercenary who has taken asylum in the local church after killing his brother in a fit of jealous rage. He eventually leaves the church and heads to a mission post located above the waterfalls in a ...read more