It is now more widely understood than previously, but Europe is also a "mission field". In spite of all their history and cathedrals, many people in Europe still need to hear the message of the Good News in ways they can understand.
The story of the Missionary Expansion of the Church is an exciting one, spreading into ALL nations and cultures on earth! It is a very human story, however, with all the errors and foibles that accompany that. But, most of all, it is HIS-story--the story of Jesus Christ, the Sovereign LORD, working out his good Purposes in history, bringing the Kingdom of God among men.