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Series Title: Special Messages

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Date: June 26, 2011

Message Title: All things made new: Capturing the vision of missions in the viewfinder of the gospel

Scripture Reference: 2 Corinthians 5.16-21


Main Idea ...

Main Idea

Believers are to be ambassadors for Christ


See work of missions as work of ambassadors

I. New perspective (16)

  • Before salvation, know Christ according to the values of the world
  •  After salvation, no longer know Christ according to the values of the world
  • After salvation, no longer see any person according to the values of the world

II. New person (17-19)

  • New heart: go from loving self to loving Christ (17)
  • New purpose: minister for the gospel (18-19)

III. New purpose (20-21)

5 important questions:

  •        Who are the ambassadors?
  •        What are the ambassadors’ credentials?
  •        What does it mean to be an ambassador?
  •        How zealous is an ambassador to be?
  •        What is the ambassador’s message?