Great Mission Quotes

“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.” – Jim Elliot

“God isn’t looking for people of great faith, but for individuals ready to follow Him” – Hudson Taylor

“I will not believe that thou hast tasted of the honey of the gospel if thou can eat it all to thyself.” – Charles Spurgeon

“There are only three kinds of Christians when it comes to world missions: zealous goers, zealous senders, and disobedient.” – John Piper

“Cannibals Need Missionaries.” – C.T. Studd

“There are three indispensable requirements for a missionary: 1. Patience 2. Patience 3. Patience.” – Hudson Taylor

“Answering a student’s question, ‘Will the heathen who have not heard the Gospel be saved?’ thus, ‘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.” – Charles H. Spurgeon

“And people who do not know the Lord ask why in the world we waste our lives as missionaries. They forget that they too are expending their lives… and when the bubble has burst they will have nothing of eternal significance to show for the years they have wasted.” – Nate Saint

“Missions is not the ultimate goal of the church. Worship is. Missions exists because worship doesn’t.” – John Piper