David Sils asks if its even possible for us to know if we are called to the mission.

Are you sure you have a missionary call? Even some missionaries say, “I don’t need a call, I have a verse,” or as Jim Elliot famously quipped, “You don’t need a call, you need a kick in the pants.” Many believe that the only biblical missionary call necessary is the Great Commission, and we have all received it. They would argue for the great global need for the gospel. They rightly remind us that over a third of the world’s population has no access to it.

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