Thursday, September 8, 2011

Missionary







  Love for foreigners, Deuteronomy 10:19.
  Journey with divine approval, Judges 18:6.
  Solomon’s attitude toward foreigners, 1 Kings 8:41–43.
  Missionary assignment, 2 Kings 17:27–28.
  Outreach to heathen, 1 Chronicles 16:23–24; Psalm 96:3–10.
  “Foreigners will hear,” 2 Chronicles 6:32 (CEV).
  Heathen as inheritance, Psalm 2:8.
  “Tell the world,” Psalm 9:11 (LB).
  Ends of the earth, Psalm 22:27.
  Worldwide outreach, Psalm 65:5.
  “Tell every nation on earth,” Psalm 96:3 (CEV).
  Sent to other nations, Isaiah 66:19.
  Benediction for missions, Psalm 67:1–2 (See LB).
  Those who proclaim God’s word, Psalms 68:11.
  Declare God’s glory among nations, Psalms 96:3, 10; 105:1.
  Sow in tears, reap with joy, Psalm 126:5–6.
  Alert during harvest, Proverbs 10:5.
  Eternity in the heart, Ecclesiastes 3:11.
  God reaches out to heathen, Isaiah 5:25–26.
  Isaiah’s missionary call, Isaiah 6:8–10; 12:4–5; 45:22.
  Evangelize during night, with morning coming, Isaiah 21:11–12.
  Light for Gentiles, Isaiah 49:6; 60:3.
  Beautiful feet of those who bring good news, Isaiah 52:7; Nahum 1:15.
  Those who did not ask for God’s message, Isaiah 65:1–5.
  “Earth’s farthest bounds,” Psalm 65:8 (NRSV).
  Harvest past, summer ended, no salvation, Jeremiah 8:20.
  Responsibility for failure to witness, Ezekiel 3:18–19.
  Someone to stand in gap, Ezekiel 22:30.
  Responsibility of watchman to warn wicked, Ezekiel 33:7–9.
  Those who witness shine like stars, Daniel 12:3.
  Ripe harvest, Joel 3:13–14.
  Famine for words of the Lord, Amos 8:11–12.
  Jonah’s second call, Jonah 3:1–9.
  God’s name great among nations, Malachi 1:11.
  Teaching, preaching, healing, Matthew 4:23.
  Plentiful harvest, few workers, Matthew 9:37–38.
  Gospel preached across world, Matthew 24:14.
  Village evangelism, Mark 1:38; Luke 8:1; 9:6.
  Great commission, Matthew 28:16–20; Mark 13:10; 16:15.
  Biblical models, Luke 19:10; Acts 8:4–5; 15:7; 2 Peter 2:5.
  Greatest model for mission, John 3:16.
  Harvest time, John 4:35–38.
  Missionary Jesus, John 7:35 (LB).
  Lifting up Jesus draws lost to salvation, John 12:32.
  Spiritual conquest, not earthly possession, Acts 1:6–8.
  Message to entire world, Acts 10:9–20.
  Missionary commissioning, Acts 13:2–4.
  Macedonian vision, Acts 16:9–10.
  “Chosen to be a missionary,” Romans 1:1 (LB).
  Faith reported world-wide, Romans 1:8.
  Outreach to unevangelized, Romans 10:14–15; 15:21 (See LB).
  Benediction upon world missions, Romans 16:25–27.
  Payment for spiritual service, 1 Corinthians 9:9–14; 1 Timothy 5:17–18.
  Adapting to another culture, 1 Corinthians 9:19–23.
  Faithful outreach facing difficulties, 1 Corinthians 15:57–58.
  Open door opportunity, 1 Corinthians 16:9.
  Ambassadors in the world, 2 Corinthians 5:18–21.
  Marks of serving disciple, 2 Corinthians 6:3–13.
  Supported by others, 2 Corinthians 11:8.
  Mission agency, Galatians 1:2 (LB).
  Anticipated salvation of Jew and Gentile, Galatians 3:6–9.
  Less than least, Ephesians 3:8–9.
  Medical furlough, Philippians 2:25–30.
  Rapid spread of Gospel message, Colossians 1:6.
  Church and its outreach, Colossians 1:24–27.
  Praying for a missionary, Ephesians 6:19–20; Colossians 4:3–4.
  Thankful Lord for privilege of ministry, 1 Timothy 1:12–14.
  Missionary message, 1 Timothy 2:5–7.
  Called to be a full-fledged missionary, 2 Timothy 1:11.
  Divine plan for perpetuation of Gospel, 2 Timothy 2:1–4.
  Paul’s ministry mandate to Timothy, 2 Timothy 4:1–5.
  Missionary credentials, Titus 1:1–3.
  Called to ministry of holiness, 1 Peter 1:15–16.
  Willing to lay down one’s life for others, 1 John 3:16.
  Proclaiming angel, Revelation 14:6, 7.


Anderson, K. (1996). Where to Find It in the Bible. Nashville: T. Nelson Publishers.