Jan 17

Mission and Discipleship 2: Discernment

In Jesus Christ, God is on the move; God has a mission. And in baptism, we are all recruited to be a part of that mission. The vocation, the calling, of all disciples, of every Christian, is to join in God’s mission of redeeming creation. Too often being a “missionary” has meant specializing in something the rest of us don’t have to do, but the truth is, in Jesus Christ, we are all missionaries. Discipleship and mission go together. And the mission does not come from us; it comes from God. We participate, or we fail to participate, in the mission God has already set for the people of God. Continue reading