God’s Love Compels Us


By: Carson & Nielson

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ISBN: 9781433543791

8 in stock

“Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, God making his appeal through us. We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.”
2 Corinthians 5:20

In this collection of biblical expositions, seven prominent Bible teachers lay the biblical foundation for missions based on the apostle Paul’s words in 2 Corinthians, addressing a number of oft-debated topics along the way. Chapters include:

  • D. A. Carson – The Biblical Basis of Missions (2 Corinthians 4:1-12)
  • David Platt – Why the Great Commission is Great (2 Corinthians 4:13-18)
  • John Piper – The Heart of God in the Call to Proclaim (2 Corinthians 5:1-10)
  • J. Mack Stiles – Being Ambassadors for Christ (2 Corinthians 5:11-21)
  • Andrew Davis – Are People without Christ Really Lost?
  • Michael Oh – The Individual’s Suffering and the Salvation of the World
  • Stephen Um – Jesus and Justice

God’s Love Compels Us focuses on God?s love as the motivation for missions, encouraging individual Christians to embrace the privilege of taking the gospel to the world.