“Jesus summarized his calling for us on earth in two commands and a commission.”

January 6, 2019

God’s heart for humanity extends to every single corner of the globe. He longs to see his glory spread and his salvation extended to every tongue, tribe, people, and nation. As his children, we get the privilege of participating with him in the spreading of his glory and the inviting into his salvation. The announcement of his hope is the greatest movement taking place on the face of the planet, and he invites us to be a integral part of it. The question for each one of us is not whether or not we will participate, but simply how.

Application Questions

  1. How do you see the two greatest commandments and the great commission fitting together?
  2. In what ways might your life be different if you more fully embraced the opportunity you have to participate with God in the spread of his glory to every tongue, tribe, people, and nation?
  3. How do you make your decisions of if/where to “go” in your life? How would those decisions be different if you treated how “reached” various communities were with the gospel as a leading factor in your decision making?
  4. How are you currently participating in the sending of others to spread the gospel of God to every tongue, tribe, people, and nation? How else might God want you to participate in sending?
  5. Why are you currently living in LA? Why are you staying? How might your time here be different if you stayed for the purpose of spreading the gospel of God to every tongue, tribe, people, and nation?

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Scott Mehl

Scott serves the church by overseeing leadership, development, global ministries, and counseling/discipleship.

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