John Calvin and Missions

Mr. Shawn Wright helps us consider a few truths often forgotten from church history: ‘Even though the Protestant reformers of the sixteenth century were regularly fighting for their survival because of Catholic assaults, and even though they had… Read More

Does Calvinism Kill Missions?

‘John Calvin: Calvin sent missionaries from Geneva into France and as far away as Brazil. Most of these young men sent to France died a martyr’s death, but the church of Geneva continued to send them. ‘John Eliot:… Read More

Researching Calvinism and Missions?

Consider these resources: Van den Berg, “Calvin’s Missionary Message: Some Remarks About the Relation Between Calvinism and Missions,” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 22 (1950): 174-187. Carr Sargant, “Calvinism, Arminianism and Missions,” London Quarterly and Holborn Review 176 (1951): 340-344…. Read More

What is the goal of missions?

Chase Bowers & Scott Zeller have a helpful article: “Previously I’d assumed the goal of missions is the practice of missions: evangelism, church planting, and so on…. That worship is the fuel and goal of missions not only… Read More

Evangelism and Calvinism

GSiV, “God and Salvation: The Doctrines of Sovereign Grace” (Đức Chúa Trời Và Sự Cứu Rỗi: Tín Lý Về Ân Điển Quyền Năng) I. Packer, Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God Ernest Reisinger, Will Calvinism Kill Evangelism? Michael… Read More

Nhưng Công Tác Truyền Giáo Không Phải Là Sự Cầu Nguyện

‘Do đó, hầu như ta không thể quá nhấn mạnh về vị trí lạ lùng của sự cầu nguyện trong mục đích của Đức Chúa Trời cho thế giới. Nhưng ở đây cần đưa ra lời cảnh báo…. Read More

Spurgeon against the Hyper Calvinists

From the life of the Baptist pastor Charles Spurgeon (1834-1892), Iain Murray makes some key points that reformed people do well to keep in mind and heart: ‘1. “Genuine evangelical Christianity is never of an exclusive spirit….” ‘2. Spurgeon… Read More

To the Ends of the Earth

“Does a belief in sovereign grace stymie missions and evangelism? If that belief is rightly understood and rightly applied, the answer is an emphatic no….” -Jason K. Allen, President, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and College   Too often… Read More

Đức Chúa Trời và Sự Cứu Rỗi–2

Mối đe dọa đối với truyền giáo và truyền giảng? ‘Thuyết Calvin là chính thống và không làm lu mờ sự nhiệt huyết truyền giảng. Nhiều người chúng ta đã nghe khá nhiều về những người Calvin chính… Read More