Category Archives: Georg Vicedom

No One Can Sidestep Jesus in God’s Plan of Salvation

Georg Vicedom, in his classic work, The Mission of God: An Introduction to a Theology of Mission writes, Hence God Himself does mission work.  In His mercy He once more makes Himself the Shepherd and Messenger of His people languishing … Continue reading

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Proclaiming the Gospel to the Ends of the Earth: The Preparation for the Lord’s Return

Through the mission the church must do nothing less than prepare for the arrival of Jesus. The end can only come when the message of the Kingdom is proclaimed to all nations as a sign over them (Matt. 24:14). Therefore … Continue reading

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Apostolic = Missionary

When we call the church apostolic we are talking about more than just pedigree; we are declaring the church’s missionary task.  Of course, apostolic means that the church continue to believe the doctrine of the first apostles. But it means … Continue reading

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The Protagonist of Our Mission is God Himself!

“The mission is the work that belongs to God. This is the first implication of the missio Dei.  God is the Lord, the One who gives the orders, the Owner, the One who takes care of things. He is the … Continue reading

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