When the Apostle Paul wrote the book of Romans, he wrote in order to introduce himself to the various churches that met in Rome. Having never been in Rome, he actually knew quite a few members of the various churches that met there due to his past travels and was therefore able to use his … More Why was Romans written?
Introduction The book of Romans is one of the most deep [O1] theological books in the Bible and develops any[O2] areas of theology. The letter starts out [O3] with Paul’s longing to visit Rome and you[O4] gives the idea that Paul’s thought he may never make it to Rome due to how he sets forth a very … More Romans 7:7-25
Introduction God is a missionary God. From the time that Adam and Even sinned in the garden of Eden, God has constantly been trying to bring humans back into a relationship with him. God has even promised to restore humanity in the Garden through the seed of the woman. Following the garden of Eden, God … More Unreached People Group: Nubian Fedicca-Mohas
Since its inception, Christianity has taken advantage of trade routes. Because of these trade routes, Christianity was able to make large gains in the Roman Empire as Christianity primarily spread from Jerusalem to the North up through Europe. As the Roman Empire fell, the trade routes were closed off and due to rising persecution and … More World Mission Movement
When Oswalt summarizes James Barr and Brevvard Childs who claim “if the historical basis on which the supposed revelation rested was false, then why should we give any special credence to the ideas resting on that basis” (Oswalt, 31), he gives the perfect wording to what is already known. When we look at the Bible, in … More How should we approach the Bible?
Introduction to Mission Throughout the Bible we see the emphasis of God in the active working of salvation for all of mankind. In 2 Peter 3:9 we are reminded “The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should … More Is Missions Biblical?
When looking at Scott Moreau’s book “Introducing World Missions” He brings to light ten principles that can be learned from Paul’s missionary work. These same principles can be applied in all cultures by all missionaries. While all of these are important, there are five that stand out above the others. First, “Paul’s strategy was far … More Paul’s Missionary Lifestyle