If a commission by an earthly king is considered a honor, how can a commission by a Heavenly King be considered a sacrifice?— David Livingstone
Delightful Inspirational Missionary quotations
I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again that you did not know.
One of the great uses of Twitter and Facebook will be to prove at the Last Day that prayerlessness was not from lack of time.
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
The Holy Spirit is a healing spirit. When the Holy Spirit is present, anything is possible.
I will go anywhere and do anything in order to communicate the love of Jesus to those who do not know Him or have forgotten Him.
The Great Commission is not an option to be considered; it is a command to be obeyed.
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
Here am I, send me; send me to the ends of the earth; send me to the rough, the savage lost of the wilderness; send me from all that is called comfort on earth; send me even to death itself, if it be but in your service, and to promote your kingdom
The best remedy for a sick church is to put it on a missionary diet.
To know the will of God, we need an open Bible and an open map.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
This generation of Christians is responsible for this generation of souls on the earth!
We must be global Christians with a global vision because our God is a global God.
We talk of the second coming, half the world has never heard of the first.
You have the power to say - This is not how my story will end.
Faith does not eliminate questions. But faith knows where to take them.
Any church that is not seriously involved in helping fulfill the Great Commission has forfeited its biblical right to exist.
Is not the commission of our Lord still binding upon us? Can we not do more than now we are doing?
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
God's work done in God's way will never lack God's supply.
The spirit of Christ is the spirit of missions.
The nearer we get to Him, the more intensely missionary we become.
The saddest thing one meets is a nominal Christian.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
The gospel is only good news if it gets there in time.
Let us therefore give ourselves to God with a great desire to begin to live thus, and beg Him to destroy in us the life of the world of sin, and to establish His life within us.
If Jesus Christ be God and died for me, then no sacrifice can be too great for me to make for Him.
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
If we are not full of Him we have nothing to offer to anyone else.
No one has the right to hear the gospel twice, while there remains someone who has not heard it once.
The greatest missionary is the Bible in the mother tongue.
It needs no furlough and is never considered a foreigner.
Don't let the past steal your present. Your past has not defined, deterred or defeated you. It has only strengthened who you are today.
The mission of the church is missions.
God's part is to put forth power; our part is to put forth faith.
Sympathy is no substitute for action.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
Missions is not the ultimate goal of the church.
Worship is. Missions exists because worship doesn't.
Nothing so clears the vision and lifts up the life, as a decision to move forward in what you know to be entirely the will of the Lord.
It is possible for the most obscure person in a church, with a heart right toward God, to exercise as much power for the evangelization of the world, as it is for those who stand in the most prominent positions.
The pain will leave once it has finished teaching you.
Our God of Grace often gives us a second chance, but there is no second chance to harvest a ripe crop.
The will of God - nothing less, nothing more, nothing else.
If the Great Commission is true, our plans are not too big; they are too small.
If you take missions out of the Bible, you won't have anything left but the covers.
We are debtors to every man to give him the gospel in the same measure in which we have received it.