Missions Bible Verses & Quotes
There are many verses in the Bible that clearly show God’s kingdom work and mission. And why missions is very important.
Here are some of the many Bible verses and quotes on missions…
Missions Bible Verses & Quotes
Bible Verses On Missions
John 3:16 – “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.“
1 Timothy 2:4 – “God desires all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth.”
Matthew 4:19 – “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.”
Acts 1:8 – “you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem (your city), and in all Judea and Samaria (your region), and even to the remotest part of the earth.”
More Bible Verses On Missions
Matthew 9:37 – “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few.”
John 5:17- “My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I too am working.”
2 Corinthians 5:18-20 “Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation, namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and He has committed to us the word of reconciliation. Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.”
“We were not saved from our sin simply so that we would qualify for heaven. God delivered us so we would have a relationship with Him through which He could carry out His mission to redeem a lost world.” – Henry Blackaby
“The command has been to “go,” but we have stayed – in body, gifts, prayer and influence. He has asked us to be witnesses unto the uttermost parts of the earth. But 99% of Christians have kept puttering around in the homeland.” – Robert Savage
“While vast continents are shrouded in darkness, the burden of proof lies upon you to show that the circumstances in which God has placed you were meant by God to keep you out of the foreign mission field.” – Ion Keith-Falconer
“What are you doing, weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but even to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.” – Paul (Acts 21:13)
More Missions Quotes
“I wasn’t God’s first choice for what I’ve done for China. I don’t know who it was. It must have been a man, a well-educated man. I don’t know what happened. Perhaps he died. Perhaps he wasn’t willing. And God looked down, and saw Gladys Aylward. And God said – “Well, she’s willing.” – Gladys Aylward
“Brother, if you would enter that Province, you must go forward on your knees.” – J. Hudson Taylor
“The man, looking at him with a smile that only half concealed his contempt, inquired, “Now Mr. Morrison do you really expect that you will make an impression on the idolatry of the Chinese Empire ?” “No sir,” said Morrison, “but I expect that God will.” – Robert Morrison
In Part 2 we will detail more Missions Quotes & Bible Verses.
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