Fill the Earth: Where in the Bible Does “Missions” Begin?

Where in the Bible does "missions" begin? This is a question that many people don't think about much, and one that missiologists and missionaries (hopefully!) think about quite often. Either way, to have a truly biblical understanding of the church's call to missions, we must have a robust comprehension of missions as it appears throughout …

The Great Commission: Are We Actually Commanded to “Go”?

When theological students first begin to learn the biblical languages, previously untraversed trails of exegesis suddenly present themselves, leading to a vast new world of interpretation that was formerly unavailable. Having received the basic tools necessary to enter this new world, many a young theologian packs up his gear and enters it with confidence, believing …