Pastors See Missions As A Mandate But Christians Aren't So Sure
By : David Kinnaman
Source : Barna
Is Jesus’ message that Christians should “go and make disciples” a calling or a mandate?
The Great Disconnect: Reclaiming the Heart of the Great Commission in Your Church, Barna’s newest study conducted in partnership with Mission India, reveals misconceptions and inconsistencies in how U.S. churches perceive and approach missionary work. This article zooms in on Christians’ and pastors’ beliefs about who bears responsibility for the Great Commission and how it should be carried out.