The missioner is sent by God after the example of Christ himself. This is a calling from God.
The missioner feels compelled to do this. Thus, it cannot be his or her will but Christ’s.
The Spirit has been given to him/her. Thus, there is a reliance upon God in accomplishing this work.
The missioner seeks out those who are poor, and does not wait till they come to him or her.
This missioner makes Christ present to those whom he or she visits.
In both word and deed the missioner announces Good News to the poor.
To the extent possible he or she relieves the suffering endured by the poor.