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Missiology Through Scripture – Psalm 48:10

“As your name, O God, so your praise reaches to the ends of the earth. Your right hand is filled with righteousness.” – Psalm 48:10 This psalm is a celebration of Zion being a unique city of God. It focuses on God raising up Zion to benefit the world. God’s reign brings joy to his […]

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Missiology Through Scripture – Psalm 47:8-9

“God reigns over the nations; God sits on his holy throne. The princes of the peoples gather as the people of the God of Abraham. For the shields of the earth belong to God; he is highly exalted!” – Psalm 47:8-9 This is a psalm about God’s sovereign reign over all the earth. Every people […]

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Missiology Through Scripture – Psalm 47:3

“He subdued peoples under us, and nations under our feet.” – Psalm 47:3 This psalm, by the sons of Korah, celebrates God’s complete reign over all the earth. This is a manifest truth which covers the past, present, and future. God is the cause of victory over the people groups, not the great military of […]

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Missiology Through Scripture – Psalm 46:10

“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!” – Psalm 46:10 Psalm 46 is a song of triumph. It was the motivation for the Martin Luther hymn, “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God.” In this verse the Sons of Korah proclaim […]

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Guest Post: Missions Doesn’t Stop When A Group Has Been Reached

David Sills serves as professor of missions and cultural anthropology at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, and is president of Reaching & Teaching International Ministries. Jesus gave the Great Commission to his church almost 2,000 years ago. He clearly instructed us to make disciples in every people group, to baptize them, and […]

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Missiology Through Scripture – Psalm 45:17

“I will cause your name to be remembered in all generations; therefore nations will praise you forever and ever.” – Psalm 45:17 author of this psalm has written a love song to commemorate a royal wedding. This is the only such psalm to have been written. It was likely used during many royal weddings, however […]

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Missiology Through Scripture – Psalm 33:12

“Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord, the people whom he has chosen as his heritage!” – Psalm 33:12 There are nations which are blessed and nations which are not. As a people group embraces the Lord he provides them the resources they need to better serve and glorify God. However, there are […]

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