Contributed on Mar 12, 2002
A Mission sermon to reach the unreached people groups.
Missions: God’s Blessing Genesis 12:1-3 Today we are looking at a passage in Scripture (Gen. 3:1-12) that is the key to understanding God’s purpose for you. When our lives align with God’s purposes, when God’s church is in line with the purposes of God, then we are prepared to receive the ...read more
Contributed on Mar 19, 2002
Here in Psalm 67 we find the purpose of God’s blessing. This purpose, for all the peoples to know salvation, is what makes Psalm 67 one of the foundational scriptures as the Biblical basis of Missions. Psalm 67 is a glorious Missions song.
The Mission Song (Psalm 67:1-7) Introduction When I served as Assistant Pastor of the Baptist Church, in Scotland, one of the first things I wanted to do was memorize Numbers 6:24- 26. Why the priority to memorize Numbers 6? This is because our Pastor would repeat this scripture as the ...read more
Contributed on Jul 1, 2002
As Paul rebuked Peter to his face, we sometimes need a challenge in Missions.
Missions: a wake up call (Galatians 2: 11-14) Intro During the time of the Iranian Hostage Crisis, Greg Livingstone was asked to give a "missions minute" at a large evangelical church on the East Coast. Since he had only one minute to speak, he decided to ask them only two questions. The first ...read more
Contributed on Aug 13, 2002
We find hope in Missions when we see the fulfillment in this multi-cultural, multi-linguistic, multi-ethnic host praising God. The great conclusion of all people groups around the throne. The revelation of Jesus Christ, and his plan for all peoples.
And they sang a new song: "You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals, because you were slain, and with your blood you purchased men for God from every tribe and language and people and nation. (Revelation 5:9) Intro While I was preparing this message, I was traveling from a ...read more
Contributed on Dec 1, 2002
Paul’s ambition was, "to preach the gospel, where Christ was not known." That was his call and his passion. We now need pioneer missionaries to take the Gospel to the truly frontier people groups.
Missions: To Where Christ Is Not Known Romans 15:19-21, Isaiah 52:15 In 1998 there was a celebration in, India. It was the occasion of the twenty-five year, silver anniversary, of the Mission hospital. The president of the Mission Board came as the keynote speaker. There was also an array of ...read more