"If God wills the evangelization of the world, and you refuse to support missions, then you are opposed to the will of God."
"Expect great things from God; attempt great things for God"
"The spirit of Christ is the spirit of missions. The nearer we get to Him, the more intensely missionary we become."
"God isn't looking for people of great faith, but for individuals ready to follow Him"
"We can give without loving, but we cannot love without giving"
"He is no fool who gives up what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose"
"We are debtors to every man to give him the Gospel in the same measure in which we have received it"
"The Bible is not the basis of missions; missions is the basis of the Bible"
"No one has the right to hear the gospel twice, while there remains someone who has not heard it once." -
"This generation of Christians is responsible for this generation of souls on the earth!"
"If you found a cure for cancer, wouldn't it be inconceivable to hide it from the rest of mankind? How much more inconceivable to keep silent the cure from the eternal wages of death?"
"If God calls you to be a missionary, don't stoop to be a king"
"Christ alone can save the world, but Christ cannot save the world alone."
"If I had 1,000 lives, I'd give them all for China"
"Lost people matter to God, and so they must matter to us."
"If Jesus Christ be God and died for me, then no sacrifice can be too great for me to make for Him."
"There is nothing in the world or the Church -- except the church's disobedience -- to render the evangelization of the world in this generation an impossibility."
"Someone asked, will the heathen who have never heard the Gospel be saved? It is more a question with me whether we -- who have the Gospel and fail to give it to those who have not -- can be saved."
"God uses men who are weak and feeble enough to lean on him."
"The Gospel is only good news if it gets there in time"
"The reason some folks don't believe in missions is that the brand of religion they have isn't worth propagating."
"The church that does not evangelize will fossilize."
"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."
"You can give without loving. But you cannot love without giving."
"Only as the church fulfills her missionary obligation does she justify her existence."
"The command has been to 'go,' but we have stayed -- in body, gifts, prayer and influence. He has asked us to be witnesses unto the uttermost parts of the earth ... but 99% of Christians have kept puttering around in the homeland."
"We talk of the Second Coming; half the world has never heard of the first."
"Never pity missionaries; envy them. They are where the real action is; where life and death, sin and grace, Heaven and Hell converge."
"Tell the students to give up their small ambitions and come eastward to preach the Gospel of Christ."
"The Great Commission is not an option to be considered; it is a command to be obeyed"