“And He was saying to them, “The Harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore beseech the Lord of the Harvest to send out laborers into His harvest.
Go; behold I send you out as lambs in the midst of wolves.”
Are you ready to get in the game?
God needs players who are willing to get off the bench and into the game!
I recently saw a television commercial for a company of which I have forgotten the name. I don’t watch much television and even fewer commercials but what caught my eye was a tennis match, presumably Wimbledon, with a packed stadium. As the competitors battled it out, one fellow in a suit and tie decided he could help out so he vaulted the railing, whipped out a tennis racket and leaped onto the court, vigorously returning the opponent’s volleys. As other members of the previously mundane audience saw what he had done, they too began to leap to the court, one by one, until everyone in the stands was rushing to get in the game.
Though I realize this was meant to be comical and nothing more than a spoof, I wonder what the world would be like if Christians exhibited the same enthusiasm to help their team win. Someone once said that the only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing. You see, being passive isn’t being neutral. In effect you’re saying to the enemy, “go ahead and do what you want, you don’t have to worry about me, I’m not in the game.”
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The Great Commission of our Lord Jesus Christ is given multiple times in the New Testament. In each of those we have a command to go! But what does that really mean? Well, if you look it up in the original Greek, it actually means to GO! God desires for each of us to witness first hand His work and be a part of what He is doing!
If you’re ready to take the next step, stop by our Global Outreach Center to check out opportunities to get involved both here at home and around the world. We have opportunities to serve almost every week here at home and multiple trips going overseas to work with our missionary partners. You can find a list of trips by simply clicking on our 2015 Mission Trips here on this site our simply email Pastor Steve at firstname.lastname@example.org.