Last Thursday (March 15th) I was working in my office when a lady from our church knocked on the door. I could immediately tell that something was wrong. “Dan, do you not know that there is a fire in the house next door?” I looked out the window and sure enough, there was smoke everywhere. In fact, there was so much smoke that I could … Continue reading Danger is Lurking
Have the attitude, “I’ll let someone else go.” Stop believing that the task of missions is urgent. Conclude that the suffering involved in missions is not worth it. Tell yourself, “I’m inadequate to serve the Lord in this way.” Believe the lie that all those who perish apart from believing in the gospel, will be ok in the end. Think that “lifestyle evangelism” is enough … Continue reading How “Not” To Think Like A Missionary
I will never forget a discussion I was part of while still in seminary. Our professor posed the question for our small group – is Jesus the only way to salvation? If I remember correctly, there were about 10 people in our group and only two answered, “yes” to that question. The sad thing was that the professor himself denied the exclusivity of Christ. Over … Continue reading Only One Way?