Garris Elkins shares a word covering how to function in your current season of assignment, which helps to clarify your message and its application. He also asks which role you fall into, a scout, pioneer, or a settler, with an explanation what these are.
As the Church explores the subject of reformation, the unique role of those early explorers takes on new meaning. We can learn a great deal from those who went before us into new and unfamiliar places.
When we ask people to consider something new in God’s Kingdom and invite them to make a journey with us into the unexplored landscape of a fresh revelation, this metaphor will take on a personal application.