Interviews on Missions

God’s Fame and Global Missions

by John Piper

In Episode 146, Pastor John talks about God’s plan to take his glory to the nations.

Should Missionaries Intentionally Lie?

by John Piper

A missionary in China asks, “Can a missionary lie in order to do ministry in a closed or persecuted country? For example, can he sign a statement saying he agrees to obey the laws of that country when he actually plans to break some of them, particularly religious based ones?”

Why Adam Matters for Global Missions

by John Piper

John Piper explains why the historicity of Adam matters for world missions.

The Great Commission

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

by Jerry Rankin

Jerry Rankin discusses unreached and unengaged peoples, the dynamics of mission strategy, and international church planting.

Should I Find a New Church If Mine Won't Support Me In Missions?

by John Piper

John Piper says if your church doesn't support you in missions, find out why.

Can I Go Into Missions Without a College Degree?

by John Piper

John Piper says a college degree neither makes nor breaks a person's missionary potential.

Should the Risk of Danger Keep Me From Doing Missions?

by John Piper

John Piper says danger doesn't automatically exempt a person from doing missions.

When a Polygamist Is Converted What Should He Do About His Marriages?

by John Piper

John Piper says we may have to be patient when introducing biblical standards to a new culture.

What Is the Vision for Short-Term Missions At Your Church?

by John Piper

John Piper mentions three desires behind doing short-term missions.

Who Should Consider Going on Short-Term Missions Trips?

by John Piper

John Piper says that every American Christian should do short term missions.

Are Short-Term Mission Trips Worth Doing?

by John Piper

John Piper is for short-term missions, most of the time.

Do You Think Everybody Should Be a Missionary?

by John Piper

John Piper says there are only three options for you in relation to missions.

What Happens to Those Who Have Never Heard the Gospel?

by John Piper

Listen to John Piper talk about the justice of God in judging those who have never heard the gospel.