Category Archives: CTCR Missouri Synod

Mission Begins in the Heart of God

“Mission begins in the heart of God and expresses his great love for the world. It [Mission] is the Lord’s gracious initiative and ongoing activity to save a world incapable of saving itself.” (p. 5 in “A Theological Statement of Mission“, … Continue reading

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Christians in the Realm of Politics

One of the areas of life where Christians can, and must, “Go!” is the civil realm of politics.  It is God pleasing for Christians to serve in government offices and for all Christians to be active as citizens in their … Continue reading

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God’s Mission Is Urgent!

God’s mission is urgent because the time is short. For in just a very little while, “He who is coming will come and will not delay” (Hebrews 10:37 NIV).  He who testifies to these things says, “Surely I am coming soon” … Continue reading

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God’s Mission Is Our Mission

When the Holy Spirit calls us to faith through the Gospel, he brings us into Christ’s body, the church. For by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body . . . and all were made to drink of … Continue reading

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God’s Mission Is To And For Everyone

Even as the Father sent his Son to lay down his life for the salvation of the whole world, so God now sends his sons and daughters to bring the message of salvation to men, women, and children of every … Continue reading

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God’s Mission Is Necessary Because of Sin

Without God’s mission life would be dark and hopeless, since . . . all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God (Romans 3:23). When human beings, the crown of God’s glorious creation, listened to the voice of … Continue reading

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