4. Hospitality (Providing of help to the dying world, building of orphanage homes, providing of health services, building of schools and hospitals etc.
The missing benefits of some mission activities today are found in these scriptures,“Psalms 103:1-5
This is the full package of redemption.Today, many mission activities are only governed by fun of sightseeing and the study of cultures. This is a deviation from the command of Jesus Christ. Every true mission goeswith a divine backing that brings result in the hand of the missionary (Mark 16:20).4. Establishing the people in truth and creating of order (Acts 15:1, 2, 25-29; 16:4, 5)
How to succeed as a missionary
1. Go where God is leading. Be sensitive enough to know where God wants you to go to(Acts 16:6-15). You will always have result where God send you to. God backs you whenhe sends you. If you go contrary to His instructions, you may suffer some untold things.Remember Jonah and Jesus Christ (John 4:39-42; Luke 9:51-53)2. Do exactly what God asked you to do. Focus on the reason for the mission.3. Deal wisely with laws of the land4. Understand the culture of the people to enable the word of God have positive effect onthe people.One of the ways that the gospel has spread today is by the training of heavenly calledministers from different cultures or nations and commissioning them to evangelize their own people. These trainings have given rise to so many bible institutes today in theworld, like the once in America, in Asia, and even in some African countries. Thismethod still remains the most successful method of spreading the gospel and establishing people in the faith today.
Spiritual factors that boost success
1. Love and compassion for the people you are sent to (Matthew 14:14-16)2. Obedience to God’s instructions (Luke 10:1-11, 17-19)3. Prayerfulness- develop a habit of communing with God often in order to stay on course by gaining direction from God; and also dismantling the enemies plans against (Acts 4)4. Maintaining the presence of God (John 8:29)5. Interpersonal skill- this makes you able to work together with people.6. Commitment (John 4:34, 35; 9:4)7. Focus (Proverbs 4:25-27; Luke 11:34). When you are focused, you will always gaininspiration on what to do to go to the next level.