"Missionaries are regular people answering God’s call to do work across cultures. They don’t want to be heroes."
"As the church, we need to seek the adventure that comes with sharing the message of Jesus."
Peter and Bev Mortlock grew a church from 12 people to 10,000. Their secret? They simply always wanted to "reach one more."
The language of equality has certain limitations that the doctrine of the Imago Dei can address.
KingsGate mobilizes U.K. churches through learning communities.
"People will admire you for your success, but they will relate to you because of your pain."
Rick Warren: "Our church has been built on six biblical convictions that are all based on God’s eternal Word."
"How we treat the poor, the oppressed, the immigrant and the incarcerated is directly related to our intimacy with God."
These obstacles often trip up relationships between missionaries and the church, but there's a deeper reason to keep striving.
Creating a hierarchy of missions hurts the body of Christ in several ways.