In this article, Danny Akin confronts the misapplication of Matthew 7:1. People have manipulated the verse to ward off any possible critique. However, that was never its purpose. In fact, Jesus himself passed judgment.
In this article, Jared C. Wilson argues that once we understand the magnitude of the gospel it will never become mundane. There is no reason to fear that the gospel will become less because it is consistently repeated.
It is impossible to separate missions from the local church. If you think missions and don’t think about the local church there has been an unbiblical disconnect. Churches have been the sending instrument of missions since the Acts of the Apostles.