Are we DOING the great Commission or the great omission?

One of the last words our Lord said as he rose up into the heavens was ” Go ye into all the world and PREACH the gospel to everyone”. Are we as Christians do this great command, or are we “sitting” on our salvation? (Mark 16:15)

First of all, what “gospel” are we to preach? To really understand this we must look to the “last” book our Lord provided for mankind,as the FINAL word on who will be saved. It is the book of Revelation.  The lost are identified in the last days as those who worship the “beast”. The saved are clearly identified as believing in Jesus AND keeping His (and his Father’s) Commandments. Not just believing in Jesus alone BUT doing BOTH! (Rev. 14:12) “Here is the perserverance of the saints (those saved) who KEEP the Commandments of God, and the faith of  Jesus” (Rev 22:14) “Blessed are they that DO his Commandments, that they may have the right to the tree of life”

So the “gospel” to be preached right now is to tell people to accept our Lord as savior AND once they do, then to OBEY the Holy Commandments. That is the reason Jesus died for us! We were sinners (transgressors of His Law) and He paid our price. Now that we accept Him, do we then go out and transgress? Ofcourse not. This is the message to be preached. Many today are doing the first part  of telling people of Jesus but ignoring the second part (?)

So now that we know what gospel message to proclaim , are we doing it? Let me give you an example of “sitting” on our salvation.In my own church, I attend a bible study before church service every Sabbath morning. A few Sabbath’s ago I brought with me some flyers and doorknob hangers about www.3abn.com,  to show our group (about 20-25 people). I explained to them that www.3abn.com was offering to mail these out FREE (approximately 500). They all heard this and showed their interest. But guess what? I don’t think even ONE called and requested them!

For those of you who don’t know about www.3abn.com, it is one of the fastest growing Christian ministries in the world. They are bringing people to Christ in an awesome way. They provide testimonies, bible studies,prophecy studies, missionary work, and a myriad of other great works for Christ. It is now available to watch online in most of the countries all over the world.

So I guess I could throw up my hands and say “Oh well, I guess I’ll also just sit on my salvation, and not worry about bringing other people to Christ”   No! I must do the great commission and so should anyone calling themselves “Christians”. Do you think Jesus would be happy if we are content to be good and enjoy ourselves, not helping others come into salvation? Ofcourse not!

With all that being said let me give some good concrete advice on how you can GO and preach the gospel.

1) You can call www.3abn.com at 618-627-4651 and order those free flyers. Take them to the Sunday churchs and put them on the cars as they are in service. Keep some in your car and when you pull up to the supermarket, get out and place a few on the cars next to you. I personally pray before hand “Lord, help me to park near someone who needs this message”.  I also go out in my neighborhood and put them on the house doors.

2)Tell them about www.amazingfacts.com , also a great ministry proclaiming God’s final message. Pastor Doug Batchelor is probably one of the most spirit lead pastors today and believe me, he can help you understand God’s word almost better than anyone else alive today.

3) Tell them about www.7thchurch.wordpress.com and have them watch the “666” video. It excellently explains the mark of the beast. We want people aware of this “beast” and just exactly what  it will be in these last days.

4)Order the book called “The Ten Commandments twice removed” from www.3abn.com  I personally came back to the Lord after reading this. An awesome book, and eye opening! If you want  FREE copies just contact me and I’ll send it, no charge.

Finally, let’s not “sit” on our salvation rather let’s “GO” and preach the gospel. The Lord is counting on us to work hard these last days to bring the TRUE message to the people so they may be saved, yours in Christ.

Ps. Recently great results were had on “going out” and spreading His word, go to our sister site at www.oursword.blogspot.com for the amazing story. Listed under the heading “Revivals”

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12 Responses to “Are we DOING the great Commission or the great omission?”

  1. Todd Says:

    Amazing post. Absolutely right. I MUST do what I can to spread the gospel before its too late.

  2. godsloveandlaw Says:

    Yes, Todd, we can’t afford to sit back now, it’s pedal to the metal. Great is our reward in heaven. We’re just passers by.

  3. 7thchurch Says:

    Thanks for mentioning to my site. Really we together can make the straight and smooth way in wait of our Lord’s 2nds coming. Spreading the Good news is not simply our responsibility but the duty for all the Christians too.
    **He has died for us let’s us live for Him**

  4. godsloveandlaw Says:

    Amen Atul . Yes, I am very happy to spread your site, that “666”video is RIGHT ON the mark. God bless and keep you going strong.

  5. Barbra Says:

    God wants us
    To take over the waves in space preaching his word
    To swarm the net with sites that take away people from pornography
    To change our conversations on the phones from lies to evangelism
    To use our laptops to send out more saving messages than forwarded trash
    GOD WANTS THE CHURCH TO SEIZE THIS MOMENT THAT IS WHY WE HAVE THE INTERNET
    GOD HAS CALLED US AT THIS TIME LIKE THIS, TO USE THE EQUIPMENT WE HAVE TO DRAW OTHERS TO CHRIST
    THE DEVIL IS USING THE TECHNOLOGY WITH ALARMING DEFTNESS WHILE WE WALLOW IN MEDIOCRITY AND SNAIL SPEED, WE MUST HARNESSS THE POWER OF ELECTRONIC EVANGELISM TO CRY IN A LOUD VOICE! AMEN

  6. godsloveandlaw Says:

    Alot of truth there sister. You warm my heart with such truth. Now “go” and be one of those who DOES and not “sits”. Thank you!

  7. Peter Lounsbury Says:

    godsloveandlaw I see you didn’t post my comment.

    I am a moderator on the Christian Board where you left the link for this website. I clicked on it and read your article and responded. How would you react if I used the fact that I had the ability to filter only those things that I felt I wanted to hear there, and just deleted your link? Don’t worry I wont, it’s not how we do things there. But I am wondering why you felt compelled to go to a place where you know that your view is not the majority view and leave a link, and then delete an opposing view?

  8. godsloveandlaw Says:

    Have no fear it’s here 🙂

  9. Gayle Says:

    Hi, Robert
    I enjoyed reading your articles and have bookmarked it. I took several of the doorknob hangers you brought to the breakfast today. I will hand them out to people at God’s Kitchen, a place that provides free lunches for the hungry and the homeless. Most are hungry for God’s word.

    Thanks
    Gayle

  10. godsloveandlaw Says:

    Thanks Gayle! it was quite enjoyable meeting you and the other’s for the breakfast. I was touched hearing the different stories and how we are thankful for serving such a wonderful God! I’ll put you on the list and keep you updated on any new messages, yours in Christ, Rob

  11. cynfree Says:

    WHAT COMES TO MY MIND AFTER READING THIS IS DAN 12 INFO WILL RUN TO AND FRO. I’M NOT OUT THERE PHYSICALLY KNOCKING ON DOORS, BUT I MAKE THE EVERLASTING GOSPEL KNOWN TO MY FB FRIENDS. WHEN I FEEL FAR REMOVED GOD MOVES ME TO FB MINISTER AND THEN I FEEL USEFUL. GOD OPENED BOTH MY SPACE AND MY FB TO WORK FOR HIM BRINGING PEOPLE TO THE UNWATERED TRUTH TO COMBAT THEY WHO TICKLE THE EARS. WE R TO HUNGER FOR TRUTH AND RIGHTEOUSNESS IT IS THE ONLY WAY TO SATE A SOUL.

  12. godsloveandlaw Says:

    Absolutely you have a part in His message going out. You part is SO important to Him and as I know you have a sincere heart to do this, you will be blessed, thank you Cynfree!

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