I firmly believe that God is still calling individuals and couples to commit to missionary service; so the question is how someone discovers whether he is being called to serve as a missionary. You might
I personally believe that the success of any missionary endeavor can be measured by the degree that nationals on any mission field are themselves fulfilling the Great Commission of Jesus Christ. For this goal of
Our present-day culture can be described as a comfort-at-any-cost society. In this environment, things such as affliction, pain, persecution, and other forms of suffering are viewed as obstacles and enemies. Missionaries are not immune from
The rights and privileges of a citizen in distinction from a foreigner (Luke 15:15; 19:14; Acts 21:39). Under the Mosaic law “non-Israelites, with the exception of the Moabites and the” “Ammonites and others mentioned in Deut. 23:1-3, were admitted to” the general privileges of citizenship among the Jews (Ex. 12:19; “Lev. 24:22; Num. 15:15; 35:15; Deut. 10:18; 14:29; 16:10, 14).” “The right of citizenship under the Roman government was granted “by the emperor to individuals, and sometimes to provinces, as a” “favour or as a recompense for services rendered to the state, or” “for a sum of money (Acts 22:28). This “freedom” secured” privileges equal to those enjoyed by natives of Rome. Among the most notable of these was the provision that a man could not be “bound or imprisoned without a formal trial (Acts 22:25, 26), or” scourged (16:37). All Roman citizens had the right of appeal to Caesar (25:11).
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