12 Attributes Of The Mission Of Jesus:
“The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me, to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.” Luke 4:18-19
- Identity: True identity is Spirit-anointed, led & empowered.
- Unity: Oneness with the Father, Son, Spirit & one another in the bond of love.
- Freedom: Is offered to a targeted audience: those physically & spiritually captive/oppressed.
- Territory: Has a defined territory.
- Kingdom: Has a Kingdom mindset & message of good news.
- Supernatural, here & now: Has supernatural demonstration that has mostly an immediate & physical impact.
- Stringless Grace: Meets actual needs with gratuitous & non-discriminatory generosity.
- Justice: Courageously confronts injustice by reclaiming rights in demonic, political & religious realms.
- Community: Cultivates a mission empowered community.
- Replication: Makes disciples of His mission while on mission.
- Commitment: Requires a full commitment to the beliefs & practices of Jesus from his disciples.
- Expansion: Is continued by His disciples.