gospel, church mission, Holy Spirit, faith, buddhism
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
Here we seem to be on safe ground. If the gospel and the mission task of the church do not belong together, what does? The gospel reveals a God whose very nature is missionary, and it constitutes the people of God whose very esse is missio. The gospel's good news, absolutely good and absolutely news, creates the mission and determines its nature, extent, and urgency. The gospel and mission go hand in hand. What could be more obvious than this?
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
1 Corinthians 2:13;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Miller, Roland B.
"The Gospel and the Mission Task of the Church,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 40, Article 45.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol40/iss1/45