Why do we exist? What is our purpose for being on earth? Why doesn't God just save us and immediately "take us home"?
We were born to glorify God. Our purpose is to extend His kingdom here on earth. "Let Your kingdom come, let your will be done on earth as it is in heaven." Our calling is to do all we can to take as many people as possible with us to heaven when we go. How this plays out in each individual life varies; but the foundational purpose for all of our lives is the same - advance the kingdom of God. Or as my dad says:
Plunder hell to populate heaven!
And there is nothing more beautiful, more inspiring or more powerful than a family that evangelizes together as a unit.
Here are 3 creative ways you can evangelize together as a family.
Rosilind Jukic, a Pacific Northwest native, is a missionary living in Croatia and married to her Bosnian hero. Together they live in the country with their 2 active boys where she enjoys fruity candles, good coffee and a hot cup of herbal tea on a blustery fall evening. Her passion for writing led her to author her best-selling book The Missional Handbook. At A Little R & R she encourages women to find contentment in what God created them to be. You can also find her at Missional Call where she shares her passion for local and global missions. She can also be found at these other places on a regular basis. You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google +.
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