Progression By Intention (Part 1)
Topic: Evangelism Verse: Acts 12:25–13:3
Spirit Empowered Mission, Part 37, from Acts 12:25-13:3.
Now the text brings us to the first intentionality of the church to take the gospel to people overseas. Prior to this the gospel has spread primarily due to persecution. But Jesus' grand plan for making disciples is not to be reduced to a mere inadvertency, it is to be the fruit of a determined intentionality. So what can we learn from the distinguishing features of the first missionary journey? It begins with a missionary burden and assents to a sovereign appointment.