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Great Mission Trip Bible Verses

10 Key Verses About Mission

By Doug Franklin March 20, 2018

Here are 10 Great Mission Trip Bible Verses.

Whether you’re trying to see the big picture of God’s heart for the least and the lost or looking for help finding a team verse for your mission trip, you’ll find that God’s Word has a lot of say about living life on a mission.

Great Mission Trip Bible Verses About Evangelism

Matthew 28: 19-20 – “Go and make disciples”

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.

Luke 10:2 – “The harvest is plentiful”

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.”

Acts 20:24 – “The task of testifying”

However, I consider my life worth nothing to me, if only I may finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me the task of testifying to the gospel of God’s grace.

Great Mission Trip Bible Verses About Service

 Mark 10:45 – “He came to serve”

For even as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.

James 1:27 – “Look after orphans and widows”

Religion that God considers pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.

Great Mission Trip Bible Verses about Perseverance

Romans 15:5-6 – “Spirit of unity”

May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you a spirit of unity among yourselves as you follow Christ Jesus, so that with one heart and mouth you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:14-16 – “Shine like stars”

Do everything without complaining or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure, children of God without fault in a crooked and depraved generation, in which you shine like stars in the universe.

Galatians 6:9-10 – “Let us not become weary”

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.

Great Mission Trip Bible Verses About Love

1 Thessalonians 2:8 – “Delighted to share with you our lives”

We loved you so much that we were delighted to share with you not only the gospel of God but our lives as well, because you had become so dear to us.

1 John 4:11-12 – “His love is made complete in us”

Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us.

Care to share a great mission trip verse of your own? Comment below! 

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About the Author

Doug Franklin

Doug Franklin is the president of LeaderTreks, an innovative leadership development organization focusing on students and youth workers. Doug and his wife, Angie, live in West Chicago, Illinois. They don’t have any kids, but they have 2 dogs that think they are children. Diesel and Penelope are Weimaraners  who never leave their side. Doug grew up in…  Read More