So Gilquist arranged to meet with him the next morning.The student said that he really wanted what he saw in the lives of believers.I still believe that God calls men and women to missionary service in other lands, and I still have great respect for them, but my idea of missionaries has changed.Every Christian is part of Christ’s mission in the world.What Jesus told His disciples in Acts 1 applies also to us.We are His witnesses and therefore must speak and live so that others will glorify Him when they hear our message and see our faith in action.There stood Jesus, who had recently risen from the grave.
Acts 1:1-8 He Wanted To By Richard De Haan You shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.
Friends of mine are lost in sin And cannot find their way.
—Houghton If you know Christ, you’ll want others to know Him too.
—Mark Fritz Kreisler (1875-1962), the world-famous violinist, earned a fortune with his concerts and compositions, but he generously gave most of it away.
Grounds Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature.But he hesitated to make a commitment because he thought he would have to tell others about Jesus.