If you wouldn’t put the would-be missionary on your church staff—assuming you had the funds to do so—don’t put them on a plane.
We look forward to the day when decisions about short-term trips are made comparatively simply, but we’re not there yet, so we need wisdom.
Missionaries need more than sending churches. They need a host of staying churches who will remain spiritual mothers in the days, months, and years ahead.
Carey desired to see the nations reached with the gospel. His gifts were clear from an early age, and his opportunity came in time.
What did it mean for Adoniram Judson to feel “called” to be a missionary?
John of Damascus (676-749) is a model for how rich theology fuels Christian evangelism.
Only by God’s kind, saving, and sanctifying grace can anyone attain the characteristics, competencies, and commitments of a faithful missionary.
A missionary’s only hope is found in Christ and in his providential and sovereign work in the world.
Billions of people are being born, living their entire lives, and dying without ever hearing the good news of the gospel of Jesus Christ. This reality cannot be tolerable.
Jesus commissions his disciples to go and make disciples of all nations. That command necessitates focus on both peoples and also places.
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Dr. York sits down with Paul Chitwood, president of the International Mission Board, to discuss missions, preaching, and spiritual warfare.
The best gift for any missionary is to be like Jesus.
In May of 1792, William Carey powerfully argued that the clear teaching of the New Testament was that Christ had accomplished everything necessary for the ingathering of the nations.
International mission work, by God’s providence, is no longer just international.
In the past five years, nearly a dozen Southern graduates have responded to the strategic need for gospel ministry throughout the U.A.E.