Missions at a Glance spotlights the past week’s articles and resources relating to global missions. We trust that it will encourage your faithful obedience to our King’s Commission.
John Piper weighs in on how to discern God’s call to long-term cross-cultural missions. For a thorough treatment of this topic, see David Sills’ The Missionary Call.
In this excerpt from The Cross and Christian Ministry, Don Carson urges us to avoid “cloister Christianity” and make appropriate cultural adjustments that help, not hinder, gospel proclamation. Also see David Sills’ “Reclaiming Contextualization.”
In this helpful article on the Lifeway Pastors blog, Chris Hefner lists four ways that a pastor can encourage his congregation toward Great Commission obedience.
Voice of the Martyrs reports on opportunities to display the love of Christ and share the gospel with Muslims in a Syrian refugee camp.
With refugees and immigrants constantly streaming into the U.S., one teacher reminds us that we don’t necessarily have to leave the States to make disciples of all nations.
This biographical article from Mike Pettengill highlights Taylor’s trust in God for his ministry and in the midst of adversity.