7741 missionaries, task of
God commits various tasks to his servants. A principal task of those sent by God is to take the good news of the gospel to those who have not heard it, and so to be a means through which others come to faith.
The need for missionaries
The work of missionaries
Examples of other specific assignments
Ex 3:10 Moses is sent by God to Pharoah; Jos 22:3 The eastern tribes complete their mission to help the others take possession of Canaan; Jdg 6:14 Gideon is sent by God against the Midianites; 1Sa 15:18-20 Saul is given the task of destroying the Amalekites; 1Sa 16:1 Samuel is sent by God to anoint David as king; Isa 48:15 Cyrus is appointed to bring deliverance from Babylon. Barnabas’and Saul’s mission to deliver money collected for the church in Judea: Ac 11:30; Ac 12:25 Tychicus sent with news of Paul: Eph 6:22; Col 4:7-8
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|7924||fellowship in service|