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Missions

  1.        Some people have so much tact they lose contact. – P. Fedena
  2.        Salvation should be my motivation. – E. Capaci
  3.        Our most important message should be the gospel. – C. Sexton
  4.        Jesus went to the cross, with which there is hope, but without this there is no hope. – C. Sexton
  5.        Go I must, or guilt will rest on my soul--William Carey
  6.        If God wills the evangelization of the world, and you refuse to support missions, then you are opposed to the will of God!  Oswald J. Smith
  7.        Everlasting God! How much ground there is in the world where the seed of the gospel has never yet been sown, or where there is a greater crop of tares than of wheat!...Travelers bring home from distant lands gold and gems; but it is worthier to carry hence the wisdom of Christ, more precious than gold and the pearl of the gospel, which would put to shame all earthly riches...must we not then pray God to thrust forth laborers into such vast tracts?  Desiderius Erasmus, The Art of Preaching, 1536
  8.        A hundred thousand souls a day

       Are passing one by one away

       In Christless guilt and gloom

       Without one ray of hope and light

       With future dark as endless night

       They're passing to their doom

       Farther, still farther, into the night.

  1.        Stir me, Oh! stir me Lord--I care not how,

       But stir my heart in passion for the world;

       Stir me to give, to go, but most to pray,

       Stir, till the blood red banner be unfurled

       O'er lands that in heathen darkness lie,

       O'er deserts where no cross is lifted high.

  1.        Why should anyone hear the gospel twice before everyone has heard it once.  Oswald J. Smith
  2.        Untold millions are still untold!
  3.        "Father make me a crisis man. Bring those I contact to decision.  Let me not be a milepost on a single road; make me a fork, that men must turn one way or another on facing Christ in me"  Jim Elliot
  4.        The church that does not evangelize will fossilize
  5.        The mission of the church is missions!
  6.         This generation can only reach this generation!
  7.        Only as the church fulfills her missionary obligation does she justify her existence.
  8.        There are hundreds of charismatic churches started for every Independent Baptist church- C. Sexton
  9.        Everything reproduces after its own kind         
  10.        It is the responsibility of this generation's saints to reach this generation of sinners - Curtis Hudson
  11.        Missions conference is not a country but a commission.  Jesus Christ  did not die for a country but people in the country
  12.        Christ’s last command should be our first concern
  13.        How do you get the students to think about the world? You show them they're part of it.
  14.        See the world clearly have a global perspective
  15.        We don't need a call to get involved in world missions, we need a good swift kick in the pants!
  16.        A Christian should keep  the faith but not too himself.
  17.        Every person w/out Christ is a mission field; Every person w/ Christ is  a missionary. –R. Hancock.

 World Population

  1.        The world now has more than 6 billon people in population.  To give a point of reference for the magnitude of one billion, it would require 40,000 trips around the world to equal one billion miles.
  2.        90% of the world has heard about coke, 71% of the world has seen Coke, 50% of the world has tasted Coke, but only 10% of the world has heard the Gospel of Christ.
  3.        There are 56 missionaries per million people in Africa.
  4.        There are 30 missionaries per million people in Korea
  5.        There are 15 missionaries per million people in India
  6.        There are only 3 missionaries per million people in Indochina
  7.        3 billion people have never heard the gospel period.  
  8.        Over half of the world's population have never even heard about the Lord Jesus Christ.  If you were to take the number of missionaries on the field today and divide them up to the people that's never heard about Jesus, each missionary would have to reach 300,000 people in order to evangelize the people that's never heard of the Lord Jesus. 
  1.        There are 80 to 100,000 missionaries on the field today, while there are 500,000 Avon representatives in the United States alone.  There are 1,300,000 Avon representatives in the world today.  Nearly 10 times more Avon representatives than there are missionaries. 
  2.        There are 1 billion 200 million people in China alone today.  It you were to line them up abreast with 1 foot between then, the line would be 272 thousand miles long.  In India, there are 1 billion people today.  If you were to put the people that make up China and India together standing side by side, it would circle the globe 18 times.  That lines grows by 20 miles every day!  Out of those billions in China and India, 99% of them have never even heard of the Lord Jesus Christ.        

Statistics

  1.        JWs have 270,000 missionaries
  2.        All Christians- 180,000missionaries
  3.        Mormons - 55,000 missionaries
  4.        900,000,000 in india serving 220million gods  3 percent christians- including everyone
  5.        143 die a minute , 8580 - hour,  205920 - day, 1,404,400-.week
  6.        50,000 suicides every week
  7.        Only 3 cents to every dollar in Southern Baptist Convention goes to the mission field--Bro. Jim Carroll(missionary in Bible Baptist Church, Carthage, MO)read it in SBC booklet---someone else told me it depends on what state
  8.        1804 got to 1 billion
  9.       1930 got to 2 billion-126 years
  10.       1960- 30 more years to reach 3 billion
  11. 1975 -15 years to reach 4 billion
  12.   1987 -13 years to reach 5 billion
  13.   1999-12 years to reach 6 billion
  14.        Every second 5 people are born & 2 people die for a net gain of 3 people a second
  15.        400,000 babies are born everyday
  16.        30,000 children die every day under 5 years of age
  17.        The world population doubles every 40 years or by 2039 there will be 12,000,000,000
  18.        Most conservative estimates put the population at 8 billion by 2027 or when I will be 73 years of all.
  19.        In 1954 when I was born there were only 2.6 billion so has increased 134% since then.
  20.        80% of the world is younger than me.
  21.        The world grows by the population of San Fransico every 3 days or another Mexico per year
  22.        It would take a pentecost every day for over 2000 years to reach the lost of China.
  23.        More money is spent on dog food and  Nintendo than on missions
  24.        The average American spends 18 cents a week on missions
  25.        199 million unchurched people in the U.S.
  26.        66,000 churches shut their doors everyday
  27.        62,000 churches are w/o preachers
  28.        12,000 cities in the US have no churches
  29.        4 people die every second,
  30.        240 per minute, Every 3 sec someone dies and goes to hell.  In one hour, 12,000 people go to hell. 

 Service

  1.       If you wholly follow God you will be Holy. – P. Fedena
  2.       When we are in control we leave God out. - Paul Fedena
  3.       If you don’t do it someone else will get the spiritual blessing. – E. Capaci
  4.       Make every decision in life by How can I do the most for God. – E. Capaci
  5.       We need each other, there is strength in numbers. – E. Capaci
  6.       The greatest ability is availability. – P. Fedena
  7.       Enter to worship, depart to serve. – Ann
  8.        Success is finding God’s will and doing it. – P. Fedena
  9.       The secret to finding the will of God is to find out what God wants to accomplish. – Tom Sexton
  10.       Will of God is obedience every day. – P. Fedena
  11.       Fear will keep us from fulfilling the will of God. – P Fedena
  12.        "Oh, that I may never loiter on my heavenly journey!"  David Brainard
  13.        Anywhere, provided it be forward! David Livingstone
  14.        "The will of God is always a bigger thing than we bargain for."  Jim Elliot
  15.       Sympathy is no substitute for action.
  16.        If Jesus be God and died for me, then no sacrifice can be too great for me.! C T Studd
  17.       As long as there are millions destitute of the Word of God and knowledge of Jesus Christ, it will be impossible for me to devote time and energy to those who have both.  J L Ewen
  18.    "Unless there is an element of risk in your exploits for God, there is no need for faith." H. Taylor
  19.      Attempt great things for God, expect great things from God.  William Carey
  20.        Ambition--the one who says it can't be done is generally passed up by someone doing it
  21.        The Will of God will never take you where the grace of God cannot keep you
  22.       Now let me burn out for God.  Henry Martyn
  23.       If I waste today, I'll waste tomorrow doing the things I should have done yesterday- Dr. Jack Hyles

Prayer

  1.        No matter who you are or where you are, you are only one prayer away from God. – Ann.
  2.        You will not find a great man of God who was not a praying man. – Charlie Clark II.
  3.        Prayer is the key to unlocking God’s power. – Charlie Clark II
  4.        All of our failures are prayer failures. – Charlie Clark II.
  5.        You are never nearer to God than when you are in prayer. – P Fedena

Giving

  1.       God gives to us so we can give to others. – P. Fedena
  2.        Stewardship – Keeping good care of what God gives you until he comes back. – P. Fedena
  3.        The flesh is one of the believers greatest enemies. – P. Fedena
  4.        "He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose." Jim Elliot, age 20,
  5.        You may give without love, but you can’t love without giving.

  Various

    •        Your Heavenly Father is too good to be unkind, and too wise to make mistakes. – Charlie Clark III
    •        If Jesus is not God He is not worthy of man’s praise. - Paul Fedena
    •        The unsaved know we are not sinless, but we should sin less. – P. Fedena
    •        When you are discouraged don’t make decision unless necessary. – P. Fedena
    •        Sowing and Reaping – As now So Then . – P Fedena
    •        The deeper you get with God, the less of you shows. – E. Capaci
    •        You won’t do everything you dream, but you will seldom do something you didn’t dream. –
    •        Christ is the goal not separation. – C. Sexton
    •        Separation outwardly is just a sign of something on the inside. – C. Sexton
    •        I’m so pre-trib I won’t eat post toasties. – Keith Kiser
    •        Heaven and Hell are in opposite directions and you can’t go both at the same time. – Bob Jones Sr.
    •        There should be a song in everything. – L. Spencer.
    •        Stop sampling the soil, sow the seed. – M. Sexton
    •        The key to real friendship is  to love the way Jesus loves. – B. Dalton
    •        We should not look at circumstances, but look to the cross to see God's love. – P. Fed.
    •        When we are at our wits end and get desperate is when God delights. – C. Sexton
    •        Spiritual passivity has an effect on our children. – Sam Davison
    •        You may choose what life to live, but you won’t choose the results. – S. Davison
    •        If you keep your eyes right, your heart will be right. – Scott Pauley
    •        Be a self starter, no one should doubt your work ethic. – Mike Fox
    •        When we incompletely obey God, we completely disobey God. – M. Fox
    •        My strongest effort cannot produce what God’s smallest whim can. – M. Fox
    •        Information without motivation is stagnation. – Les Frazier
    •        Motivation without information is frustration. – Les Frazier
    •        Together they are locomotion. –Les Frazier
    •        What you think is what you are and will be. – Lou Rossi
    •        When you’re confused stay still. – Jimmy Clark
    •        It will always cost more to quit than to keep going. – Bobby Robberson
    •        Obedience will always cost, but disobedience will always cost more in the long run. – P. Fedena
    •        Faith replaces fear. – P Fedena
    •        To experience fear is not sin, but when you let it rule your life, that is sin. – P. Fedena
    •        Increase of appetite grows by what it feeds on. – P. Fedena
    •       If God isn’t in something – STOP. – P. Fedena
    •        Secret sins sap spirituality. – P Fedena
    •        Prevention is wiser and cheaper than a cure. – P. Fedena
    •        The pursuit of wisdom is more important than happiness. – P. Fedena
    •        We need to forgive ourselves just as we are to forgive others. – P. Fedena
    •        The sins of youth are more damaging than sins of elders many times. – P Fedena
    •        People can make you do, but can’t make you be. – P Fedena
    •        Separation from will fail without separation unto. – P Fedena
    •        There are no great men - only men of a great God.
    •        Leaders are readers--Dr. Lee Roberson (?)
    •        If there is a secret in my life it is this: I do everything by schedule.- Dr. Jack Hyles
    •        Be simple enough to be copyable -Dr. Jack Hyles
    •        Always give people the benefit of the doubt until the truth comes out!
    •        Lying makes a problem part of the future, truth makes a problem part of the past.
    •        Satan gives his best first & has nothing left. God gives his worst first & saves his best for last.
    •        Tell the truth its a lot easier to remember.
    •        Help people more; hassle people less.
    •        Americans spend more than $630 million a year on golf balls
    •        We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
    •        You can't talk your way out of a situation you behaved your way into.
    •        Cowards die many times before their deaths, the valiant never taste death but once. Julius Ceasar.
    •        Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow . Quintus Horatius Flaccus 65-8 bc
    •        We think we are big shots when we ought to be shot.
    •        What is in the well is going to come up in the bucket.
    •        We need to see God as God and men as men.  We should not over love nor fear men.
    •        To the world you might be one person, but to one person you might be the world.
    •        Going to church doesn't make you a Christian like going to McDonald's makes you a burger.
    •      Real friends- when you feel you've made a fool of' yourself, don't feel you've done a permanent job.
    •        A coincidence is when God performs a miracle, and decides to remain anonymous.
    •        Sometimes the majority only means that all the fools are on the same side.
    •        I don't have to attend every argument I'm invited to.
    •        Lead your life so you won't be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip.
    •        People gather bundles of sticks to build bridges they never cross.
    •        Life is 10% of what happens to you, and 90% of how you respond to it.
    •        Did it ever occur to you that nothing occurs to God?
    •        Life is like an onion; you peel off one layer at a time and sometimes you weep.
    •        Learn from the mistakes of others.  You can't live long enough to make them all yourself.
    •        There are two things I've learned:  There is a God.  And I'm not Him.
    •        Following the path of least resistance is what makes rivers and men crooked.
    •        Your worst days are never so bad that you are beyond the reach of God's grace.  And your best days are never so good that you are beyond the need of God's grace.
    •         Sometimes there is more world in the Church than Church in the world.
    •        The easiest time to say "no" is the first chance you have- Dr. Jack Hyles
    •        Leadership is made for service- Dr. Jack Hyles
    •        Leadership always has to be learning - Dr. Jack Hyles
    •        The follower's as important as the leader- Dr. Jack Hyles
    •        Keep on learning; don't ever know - Dr. Jack Hyles
    •        You can not go forward while holding back on God--it's iike trying to go up a steep hill but you're too scared so you hold the brakes--you'll never make it up---Keith Cudd
    •        You don't give something up, you give something to the Lord; To be dynamic it must be specific- -God given assighnments never conflict---Pastor Sexton
    •      We need to stop telling God how big our mount. are & start telling our mountains how big our God is.
    •        Give me 100 preachers who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but God, and I care not a straw whether they be clergy or laymen; such alone will shake the gates of hell and set up the Kingdom of Heaven on earth.  God does nothing but in answer to prayer.  John Wesley
    •        Some want to live within the sound of church or chapel bell; I want to run a rescue shop within a yard of hell.  C T Studd: English missionary to China, India, and Africa
    •        What you love and hate reveal what you are. – Bob Jones
    •        Make decisions upon proper not being popular. – Eric Capaci
    •        We have the ability to give God a priceless gift today- Obedience – Michael Clark
    •        Christ is willing to forgive, we must be willing to confess. – Aaron Samples
    •        The theory of evolution is mathematically impossible. – Albert Einstein
    •        Those who flirt with temptation will fall in it. – Keith Sharp
    •        Cowardice asks Is it safe? ; Expediency asks Is it Politic? ; Vanity asks Is it popular?; But conscience asks Is it right? – W. Morley Punshon
    •        If God sent the storm He will also steer the vessel. – Paul Chappel
    •        Never demand fairness you don’t want what you deserve. – Brett Capaci
    •        The closer we walk to the Shepherd the farther we are from the wolf.
    •        A hot temper is a testimony of a cold heart.
    •        The Lord never panics so trust him.
    •        God’s strength can compensate for mans weakness.
    •        Prayer is the shortest distance to God’s throne.
    •        God can when you can’t
    •        Happiness really starts to count when you count your blessings.
    •        Good habits should be cultivated, bad ones plowed under.
    •        Bible study prevents tooth decay.
    •        When doubt comes trust goes out.
    •        Laughter is a tranquilizer with no side effects.
    •        The right way and the good way are seldom the easy way.
    •        Ask yourself is my attitude worth catching.
    •        When you feel like giving up look up.
    •        God will direct your steps but you must move your feet.
    •        The road to success is always under construction.
    •        Jumping to conclusions is not nearly as good exercise as digging for facts.
    •        Never put a question mark where God has put a period.
    •        Better to be short of cash than to be short of character.
    •        Prayer links our weakness with God’s strength.
    •        Dreams don’t come true until you wake up and go to work.
    •        Wisdom is knowing when to speak your mind and when to mind your speech.
    •        The bank of friendship pays great interest.
    •        A warm heart will take the chill out of a cold day.
    •        The center of God’s will is the best safety zone.
    •        Knowing how to say nothing and when to say it is a very special art.
    •        When God has bolted the door, don’t try the window.
    •        Freedom like air is not missed until it is gone.
    •        Nothing is more frequently by mistake than your mouth.
    •        With no time to pray you may become an easy prey.
    •        Laughter is more contagious than tears.
    •        A lot of good could be done if we don’t care who gets the credit.
    •        Patience is the ability to idle your motor, when you feel like stripping your gears.
    •        Will this world be better today because of you?
    •        Successful  people do things that others refuse to do.
    •        It is easier to complain than to contribute.
    •        God wants your whole heart, but he will take broken pieces.

 

 
 

 
 
             
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