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Go To Where God Is Not At Work!

In a world where the vast majority of missionaries work to support already existing churches, we need to step out of our comfortable boundaries and go where we don't (yet) see God working.
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We Are Not Invited

You see, the problem with an invitation is that you can politely decline it. You may be being ungracious or impolite, but you can always refuse an invitation. If you decline a command, you are being disobedient, no ifs, no buts.
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What Is Wrong With This Picture?

What Bible would Jesus use? He'd use scrolls in Greek, Hebrew or Aramaic. We simply cannot co-opt Jesus into our arguments about which Bible to use (or anything else in contemporary life for that matter), because he didn't live in our time and place.
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Mission In 2050

As the shape of the world church changes, so the shape of mission will change. Mission agencies are a Western solution to the problem of how to resource world mission, albeit one that has been picked up in other parts of the world. Other cultures will come up with other solutions.
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Don’t Just Do Something

Not everything that claims to be Christian witness is actually effective or even comprehensible to other people. It's also true that not all forms of aid or financial support are effective in helping the people they are aimed at; in fact some forms of outside development aid can actually be harmful.
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Vulnerable Mission

… that there should be some missionaries from the West whose ministries are conducted in the language of the people being reached, without use of outside financial subsidy.
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