Apocalyptic Scriptures – Good for Evangelism, Bad for Soul-Winning

The use of apocalyptic literature in the soul-winning is pervasive. The use of doom, gloom, and fear, has driven many not to hope, but to desperation. For the purposes of “saving someone from hell,” modern day evangelism may have driven some there by a more direct route. By hell, and for the purpose of this […]

Developmental and Discipleship Disasters in Missions

      Missions! What a Mess!              I am sure that we are all aware of cases where various forms of development have turned out to be disastrous for the ones being developed. When our good intentions, bring harm to the ones who need help the most, or leave […]

Is The Great Commission the Catalyst for all Ministry in the NT?

  What if the Great Commission, Matthew 28:19,20 , was the Catalyst for all Ministry in the New Testament?  What if every other ministerial function in Church found its genealogy in Going, Making Disciples, Baptizing them in the Name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey all that Christ commanded? What […]