We Are “AN” Opportunity, Not “THE” Opportunity


And this gospel of the kingdom will be preached in all the world as a witness to all the nations, and then the end will come. Matthew 24:14 NKJV While working as a Bible Worker and lay pastor in a small church in west Texas, several of the members told me they hoped I would … [Click to read more …]

Friday: Further Study – Must the Whole World Hear?

Bible Era Ship

Ellen G. White, On the Mount of Olives, in The Desire of Ages, p. 633; Speedy Preparation,in Fundamentals of Christian Education, p. 335; Extension of the Work in Foreign Fields, in Testimonies for the Church, vol. 6, p. 23. The New Testament employs two Greek nouns, accompanied by the adjective all, to express the worldwide … [Click to read more …]

13th-Sabbath Offering Box
Robbie Noordzy


At the beginning of a new quarter, it’s time to plan for our 13th Sabbath offering which will go to the Southern Africa Indian Ocean Division, sometimes known as SID for short. In this post you will find some patterns for making 13th-Sabbath offering boxes for your family or for your whole church. “The Adventist … [Click to read more …]

Thursday: The Mission Call

Last Warning Cry

I have become all things to all people so that by all possible means I might save some. I do all this for the sake of the gospel, that I may share in its blessings (1 Cor. 9:22-23 NIV). What important principle is Paul espousing here, and how can we reflect this same attitude in … [Click to read more …]

Wednesday: Sinners In Need of Grace

Salvation Through God's Word

For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him (John 3:17 NIV). What great hope is found in this verse for all humanity? How can we take this crucial truth, and first, make it our own? How can we use it to motivate … [Click to read more …]

HopeSS: Must the Whole World Hear?

Hope Sabbath School

You can view an in-depth discussion of “Must The Whole Worl Hear?” in the Hope Sabbath School class led by Pastor Derek Morris. (Adobe Flash Player version.) A Youtube version of this week’s lesson at Hope Sabbath School is below. You can download the video, the MP3 audio, and the lesson outline from the HopeTV … [Click to read more …]

Tuesday: Universalism and Pluralism

The Wise Ones

Some people teach that in the end God is going to save all human beings, regardless of what they believed or even how they lived.Universalism is the conviction that all persons are so related to God that they will be saved, even if they never heard or believed the gospel. After all, John 3:16 says: … [Click to read more …]

Must THE Whole World Hear? – Discussion starters
Joyce Griffith


Link to Current Lesson Welcome Gentiles and everybody else. What is Paul’s plea to fellow believers as he considers the Gentiles and their relationship to Jesus Christ? Do you accept the statement that millions have died without hearing the story of redemption or knowing anything about the plan of salvation? How can these people obtain … [Click to read more …]