Missions Sunday 2019 | World Missions

Posted on 02/17/19 by David Lindell in Special Messages

In this message from Missions Sunday 2019, Pastor David Lindell shares an encouraging sermon on World Missions. Join us as we reflect on how God used our 2018 World Missions Projects to reach people across the globe and hear powerful truth about investing in missions and proclaiming the gospel to the world. Our prayer is that this message would empower you to place your trust in God and partner with Him to reach every nation for Jesus!

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Missions Sunday 2019 | World Missions

In 2018 we gave:
$2,713,846 in Missions Support
$258,309.78 in supplies andresources for missions trips
$765,672 for Missions Projects
$775,844.87 to sponsor children
Grand Total: $4,513,672.65

Matthew 24:14 NLT
And the Good News about the Kingdom will be preached throughout the whole world, so that all nations will hear it; and then the end will come.

Luke 16:9 NIV
Use worldly wealth to gain friends for yourselves, so that when it is gone, you will be welcomed into eternal dwellings.

Matthew 28:18-20 ESV
And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

1st Jesus Has All Authority

Matthew 28:18 ESV
And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.

If one first gives himself to the Lord, all other giving is easy.

~ John Bonnell

Matthew 6:33 ESV
But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.

2nd Jesus’ Heart is for All People

Matthew 28:19a ESV
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations…

Luke 19:10 ESV
For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.”

Romans 10:14b-15a ESV
How are they to believe in him of whom they have never heard? And how are they to hear without someone preaching? And how are they to preach unless they are sent?

3rd Jesus’ Power Will Always Go with You

Matthew 28:20b ESV
And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

Christianity in Iran & Iraq
.0097% of the people in Iran are Christians
.0057% of the people in Iraq are Christians

Of the top 50 most dangerous places to follow Jesus:
Iran ranks #9
Iraq ranks #13