It’s time someone wrote a book for the church titled Whatever Became of Evangelism? The point would be how we tend to avoid terms like “lost” or “hell” or “salvation.” It would detail how the Great Commission became the Great Rhetoric and then finally fell into the category of the Great Community.
- December 04, 2013 |
Stan Ward left Donald Miller's Storyline Conference in Portland, Oregon with the distinct impression Miller dislikes Christian education...
- November 20, 2013 |
Evangelism and worldview change require communication. We need to engage others with the truth of Christianity.
- November 05, 2013 |
Here I am walking the planet and ignoring the greatest need of people. I can talk to them about weather, sports, food or whatever, but Jesus? This is not on my tongue.
- October 23, 2013 |
It’s not enough to let our voices be heard. We must commit to applying the gospel to the very words we chose.
- October 09, 2013 |
To say we have a big problem doing evangelism in the “Bible Belt” is an understatement. It’s also a problem of our own making.
- October 02, 2013 |
How do you go about resolving the tension between, on the one hand, having a “dialogue” approach to evangelism and viewing it as a process, and, on the other hand, wanting to get the whole gospel into the conversation?
- September 25, 2013 |
There are some things in scripture that are crystal clear. God must be worshiped. Fellowship is a necessity. Evangelism must take place. These are non-negotiable principles. Every Christian must do these things. What is negotiable, however, is how these principles are practiced.
- September 18, 2013 |
The communication lines between believers and unbelievers are often filled with Static, courtesy of jargon and assumptions. Here's how you can broadcast more effectively.
- September 04, 2013 |
What you have learned and received and heard and seen in me--practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you (Phil. 4:9). How do I make what Christ did real to my girls?
- August 29, 2013 |
No one comes to the Father but through me (John 14:6). Christianity's not exclusive, except by choice or not being told the good news.
Reaching out to the unchurched is tough for many Christians. Let me suggest five simple ways you can begin to share your faith this week.
A funny video on how not to evangelize, showing it's not your own power.
Every year I attempt to answer this question for a lecture hall filled with high school seniors who are more interested in reading text messages than reading books. I require my senior Bible students to spend an entire semester reading Lewis. Here's why.
- August 14, 2013 |
What what kind of service can be included in “Internet ministry”? Is this evangelism or discipleship? The short answer is, “Yes.”
- August 07, 2013 |
If we wait until we can do everything perfectly, we will still be sitting here when the Lord returns. Let us be up and doing.
- July 31, 2013 |