Missions and the Great Commission (Matthew 28:16–20)

Missions is about the Great Commission. It is about the church obediently and passionately making disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ in all nations by evangelising the lost, baptising converts, and teaching disciples to everything that Jesus has commanded. This is the responsibility of the Read More …

Missions as the Responsibility of the Local Church (1 Timothy 3:14–15)

The long term faithfulness and fruitfulness of a church’s commitment to the Great Commission is dependent on the church’s health. Therefore, ordinary church members can aid the church’s missions ministry by helping their church to be a healthy local church. Ecclesiology cannot be separated from Read More …

Missions and the Sovereignty of God (Romans 10:13–15)

The church’s mission to make disciples of all nations is an insurmountable task—apart from the sovereignty of God. Thankfully, Paul assures us that God intends to save his elect and will do so through the faithful proclamation of the gospel by faithful preachers of the Read More …

Missions and the Gospel (Ephesians 2:1–10)

In Ephesians 2:1–10, Paul writes passionately about the glory of the gospel. While the gospel is something that most Christians are deeply familiar with, it is only a deep understanding of the glory of the gospel that will fuel a sustained vision for the Great Read More …