Posted by: theedwardsfam | May 13, 2011

Paul’s Understanding of the Church’s Mission

Kevin DeYoung has a summary of a dissertation that has been made into a book. The point of the dissertation was to determine if Paul expected the Church to be evangelistic or was just something he did on his own? Here is what stood out to me.

“Just like the ancient churches that Paul addressed, modern churches should be active in proclaiming the gospel, suffering for the gospel, authenticating the gospel by their behavior, confirming the gospel through miracles, building-up the church, and praying for missions and the church.”

You can read the whole thing here.


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