Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age." Matthew 28:19-20
We have been been called to teach the world the Gospel ("good news") in reaction to the good things that God has done in our lives. "Missionary work" is just as important in our own neighborhoods as it is in foreign lands, but we are a diverse group of people with varying talents. Our hope is that everyone will have a chance at salvation.
He told them, "The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field." Luke 10:2