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 |
How can we better relate to the people we encounter around us on a daily basis? How can we work to understand and build relationships with those around us to ultimately show them the love of Christ?
- July 24, 2013 |
Islam and the West offer two very different and fundamentally irreconcilable visions of society. While we are certainly not a nation at war with Islam, we are a nation that faces a huge challenge from the Islamic world -- a challenge that includes terrorism, but also a much larger civilizational ambition that remains central.
- July 17, 2013 |
In an effort to be "nice," many Christians today have stopped trying to persuade others to follow Christ. We don't want to offend people or appear strange. So we do nothing.
- July 10, 2013 |
Christians want to see the relevance of the gospel to their everyday lives and they want to demonstrate that relevance to their friends and co-workers.
- July 03, 2013 |
What is the message we send to the culture when we use signs to proclaim the Gospel? Does the language of our behavior drown out the language of our words?
- June 25, 2013 |
It is a tragic thing to let so many people go on without admiring God. We could be enjoying their worship of God instead of lamenting the dishonor they do to him.
- June 19, 2013 |