Christ wants not nibblers of the possible, but grabbers of the impossible.
You must go or send a substitute.
I am a missionary, heart and soul.
I realized that my life was to be one of simple, childlike faith, and that my part was to trust, not to do. I was to trust in Him and He would work in me to do His good pleasure. From that time my life was different.
When God calls His child to live the life of a missionary, He gives him the desire with the calling.
In this service I hope to live; in it I wish to die!
If in the sight of God you cannot say you are sure that you have a special call to stay at home, why are you disobeying the Saviour's plain command to go?
True religion is like the smallpox. If you get it, you give it to others and it spreads.
You have been saying much about Dr. Carey and his work. When I am gone, say nothing about Dr. Carey; speak about Dr. Carey's Saviour.
If you are sure that He is calling and you can be sure that He will also remove the barriers that would preclude your service, in His perfect timing. Rest in that.
Our God of Grace often gives us a second chance, but there is no second chance to harvest a ripe crop.
The best remedy for a sick church is to put it on a missionary diet.
Go, send, or disobey.
Radical Christianity is not going on a missions trip or a big conference. Radical Christianity is staying steady for decades.
I thought it reasonable that I should seek the work where the work was the most abundant and the workers fewest.
You and I, today and always, are to bear witness of Jesus Christ and declare the message of the Restoration. ... Missionary work is a manifestation of our spiritual identity and heritage.
I go out as a missionary not that I may follow the dictates of common sense, but that I may obey that command of Christ.
No reserves. No retreats. No regrets.
Radical obedience to Christ is not easy... It's not comfort, not health, not wealth, and not prosperity in this world. Radical obedience to Christ risks losing all these things. But in the end, such risk finds its reward in Christ. And he is more than enough for us.
The greatest missionary tool we have is that of demonstrating friendliness, brotherly kindness, harmony, love and peace in our homes and in all our church meetings.
The Christian is not obedient unless he is doing all in his power to send the Gospel to the heathen world.
And people who do not know the Lord ask why in the world we waste our lives as missionaries. They forget that they too are expending their lives... and when the bubble has burst they will have nothing of eternal significance to show for the years they have wasted.
A person is either a missionary or a mission field.
We can reach our world, if we will. The greatest lack today is not people or funds. The greatest need is prayer.
Sympathy is no substitute for action.
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