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A Witness to the World

Therefore said he unto them, The harvest truly is great, but the labourers are few: pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he would send forth labourers into his harvest. Luke 10:2

The Bible repeatedly tells us that our purpose here on earth is to glorify God. What does it mean to “glorify God”? To glorify means to give weight, importance, relevance, and priority, the opposite of trivializing and dismissing. We glorify God by worship, praise, and obedience; but the most consequential way to glorify God is to impress upon the world the incomprehensible magnificence of his love toward us and the critically important message of salvation by faith in his son Jesus Christ. Working to make God the most important thing in the lives of others is to dramatically glorify God. We do this by being a witness to the world of his perfect will