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Covid-19 and a Missionary Call

If your natural reaction is to look to the future when things will get better, then you are less likely to thrive in mission work than someone who just settles down and makes the best of a changed situation.

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Questions 6: What On Earth Is A Missionary?

There is no hard and fast definition of what constitutes a missionary, but here are four qualities that are part of the whole.

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Questions 3: So You Want To Be A Missionary?

So you want to be a missionary; what should you do? This question has one easy answer; talk to your church leaders and tell them about it. There are two basic reasons for this, the first is theological and the second is practical. Theologically, it is churches who send out missionaries, not mission agencies. The […]

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It’s Not About Individual Salvation

it is doubtful whether the New Testament provides a single example of an individual convert, a “saved individual,” left to plough his lonely furrow without family or congregation.

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Three Unmentionable Things

Three areas that we don’t like to think about, but which need to be part of any church’s thinking about world mission.

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Missionary Sayings: Bibles, Maps and the Will of God

When what William Carey said isn’t what we understand.

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Missionary Call: The Definitive Post

To be honest, it doesn’t really matter whether you do these things in Kewsick or in Kazahkstan. The important thing is that you are being faithful to Christ in these basic ways; everything else is just details.