Let us get busy & complete our mission.

And this gospel of the kingdom will be proclaimed 
though out the whole world as a testimony to all nations,
and then the end will come. -Matthew 24:14

God alone knows the definition of terms. I cannot precisely define who “all the nations” are. Only God knows exactly the meaning of “evangelize.” He alone, who has told us that this Gospel of the Kingdom shall be preached in the whole world for a testimony unto all the nations, will know when that objective has been accomplished.

But I do not need to know. I know only one thing: Christ has not yet returned; therefore the task is not yet done. When it is done, Christ will come. Our responsibility is not to insist on defining the terms of our task; our responsibility is to complete it. So long as Christ does not return, our work is undone. Let us get busy and complete our mission.

-George Ladd


jennifer blair said...

Ah, I love this!

Niki Shirkman said...

Rylie, love this post! Glad you found me on Instagram. Would love to chat with you via email, seems like we have some things in common =) Love your blog!

Megan Elizabeth said...

i really love this! our work is NOT done, and we have so much to do!