Mission

10 Characteristics of a Missional Church, part 2

We are examining the characteristics of a missional church. Characteristics 1 and 2 were discussed in the last post. 1. A missional church understands the centrality of the gospel expressed in all aspects of a person’s life (1 Cor. 15:1-4; 2:2; Gal. 6:14). 2. A missional church is committed to the authoritative, infallible, inerrant, inspired Scriptures (2 Tim. 3:14-17; Acts 2:42). Characteristic 3…

10 Characteristics of a Missional Church, part 1

The Tension to be on Mission The church in every generation is called to bring the good news of the kingdom into a spiritual encounter with the aspirations and challenges of that culture where it resides. Simply, believers are on a mission from God in their respective communities. To engage today’s culture with the gospel requires the formation of a gospel community…