Strategies and actions to seek and save the lost must have high priority in the life of our church.
The Spirit wants the world for Christ, but the goal is not yet reached.
God's invitation to the banquet of his eternal joy is sent through the church indiscriminately to all people.
God's purpose is to be known
and praised and enjoyed and feared among all the nations of the
God gives special
power, extraordinary power, for the extraordinary challenges of an
expanding witness to Christ. How do we seek it?
Zeal for the
glory of the Lord is zeal for the glory of his mercy or it isn't
missionary zeal—and it isn't holy zeal.
2000 by 2000: What in the World Is God Doing at Bethlehem?
May God unite us in one vision of what he is doing
so that we might not only endure but delight in the design of these
Cornelius would not have been
saved if no one had taken him the gospel. And no one will be saved
today without the gospel.
Meditations on Signifiance and Success
One of the reasons we invest our lives in some insignificant
ways is that we never become still enough to let the great
realities hit us.
God blesses us so that the nations will be blessed.
Great affliction + deep poverty + abundant joy = great
The price will be high, but God's promise that the gospel will spread to all nations will be fulfilled by his omnipotent hand.
Education for Exultation: Among the Nations
Jesus Christ is building his church around the world with missionaries.
Psalms: Thinking and Feeling with God, Part 6
God summons us to sing, and in doing so to summon the nations to sing a new song with us.
All nations will be reached only with the wealth-renouncing witness of cross-cultural missionaries.
Missions in the Main Hall
Bethlehem Baptist Church
Regeneration / New Birth