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Our Obligation to the Unreached

Our Obligation to the Unreached

David Platt
Well over one hundred years ago, a single missionary named Lottie Moon, serving in China, began writing letters challenging the church back here to send and support more workers to go there. After her death on the field, her challenge was heeded in the formalization of an offering in her name.

Mobilizing the Army for God’s Great Comission

David Platt
We are called to God's mission. Whether we go or stay we strive to be obedient. Lost people are everywhere and we owe them the gospel.

Foreword to the New Edition of ‘A Hunger for God’

Francis Chan and David Platt
As we look out at the church today, there is so much that encourages us and fills us with gratitude. There is renewed zeal among God’s people for the spread of God’s glory across the earth. Like never before we…

Retreat or Risk?

David Platt
Retreat or risk? Throughout redemptive history, that question has confronted God's people. As John Piper references in the pages of the new book Risk Is Right (Crossway, 2013), it was the decision facing the Israelites on a crucial day at…

The Doctrine of Suffering

David Platt
David Platt highlights five truths essential to how we understand suffering.

The Doctrine of Hell

David Platt
David Platt discusses the priority of God's word as we approach the doctrine of hell and faithfully serve the gospel in light of its reality.

Speaker Panel: David Platt, Michael Ramsden, Michael Oh, Ed Stetzer, John Piper

John Piper, David Mathis, Michael Oh, David Platt, Michael Ramsden, and Ed Stetzer
This message appears as a chapter in Finish the Mission: Bringing the Gospel to the Unreached and Unengaged. The following is a lightly edited transcription of a panel discussion held on September 24, 2011, at the Desiring God National

Living for the Joy of All Peoples — Wherever You Live

David Platt
One important question that I've been asked is why I — with a passion for the unreached and unengaged peoples of the earth — serve as a pastor in Birmingham, Alabama, one of the most churched cities in America. It's…