The Who of Global Impact

GENESIS 18:1b The Who of Global Impact Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Introduction What does a Global Impacter look like?  Extraordinarily ordinary, uncommonly common, remarka­bly like us.  We see the answer each time we look in a mirror.  One day God came to visit...

Serve: Giving

GENESIS 14:20b Serve: Giving Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Introduction When the topic is giving, humor can be the spoonful of sugar that helps the medicine go down.  On Missions Sunday a Minister of Music announced that the person who gave the most to missions...

Worship: Honoring God

GENESIS 13:7-8 Worship: Honoring God The Why of Global Impact Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Introduction The opening paragraph of John Piper’s watershed book on missions, “Let the Nations Be Glad,” states clearly the why of Global Impact. “Missions is not the...

Worship.  Serve.  Go.

GENESIS 13:1 Worship.  Serve.  Go. Abram’s Gift to Lot Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Genesis 13:1   “Abram went up out of Egypt, he, and his wife, and all that he had, and Lot with him, into the south.” Introduction Abram’s relationship with Lot is the basis of...

Worship: Praying

GENESIS 12:8b Worship: Praying Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Introduction Abram’s life with the only living God began with worship, then accept­ing his responsibility to serve, and fulfilling his duty to go.  “Worship.  Serve.  Go.” marked the beginning of Abram’s...

DANGER AHEAD!!  Go anyway

GENESIS 12:6 DANGER AHEAD!!  Go anyway Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Genesis 12:6   “Abram passed through the land unto the place of Sichem, unto the plain of Moreh.  And the Canaanite was then in the land.” In Abram’s day, an alien traveling alone was at huge...