But when we offer such excuses we forget that God has a habit of using the weak things of the world to shame the strong. He enjoys using ordinary people—like tax collectors and fisherman—to change the world.
- June 05, 2013 |
Recent decades have provided Christians with an increasing evaluation of and interaction with various world religions. The growth of immigration from non-Christian nations combined with a greater global awareness through travel and communication have confronted Christians with the reality of diversity in faith and practice.
- May 29, 2013 |
Some have said that the Scriptures we have today are not the same as what was written by the apostles. But these challenges do not stand up to scrutiny.
- May 22, 2013 |
Here’s another paradox of evangelism. When we accept that evangelism will never be easy… it actually gets slightly less difficult.
- May 15, 2013 |
How are we to explain the gospel to children in terms they understand without toning down the hard demands of Christ?
- May 08, 2013 |
You've heard them - the statements people commonly make when objecting to Christianity. Here's how you can respond when you hear, "That may be True for You but Not for Me."
- May 01, 2013 |
Our fallen world is in need of people who are willing to serve God by helping people as spiritual influencers. You can be one of them.
- April 24, 2013 |
Fear can cripple and debilitate, making it hard for us to even function. How do we deal with it?
Some Christians see God as a kindly but passive observer of our choices. After all, God wouldn’t ever interfere with our free will, would He? Ask Jonah and a wry smile would come over his face.
"Not only is Christianity fake," said the student, "it's not even original," since other ancient religions feature resurrection stories.
The apostle Paul had something essential for effective evangelism.
- April 10, 2013 |
We all know the phrase, but when pressed, many of us have a hard time explaining exactly what we mean by it.
- April 03, 2013 |
Pastor and author Judah Smith explains how his book Jesus Is ________ first began as a city-wide campaign to get Seattle thinking and talking about Christ. He encourages Christians to open conversations about Jesus by listening to people right where they are.
- April 02, 2013 |
Underscoring the importance of the Holy Spirit, Jesus didn't first say “go and tell,” but “go and wait.” We set the sail, but God sends the wind.
- March 27, 2013 |
Thabiti Anyabwile is a former Muslim who now serves as a pastor in the Grand Cayman Islands. His message is a reminder that the gospel is the power of God unto salvation, Muslims included.
- March 18, 2013 |
Permission Granted is an amalgam of true stories, the author’s tumbling emotions, and her desperate desire to face her fears and figure out how to love people as Jesus loves people.
- March 13, 2013 |
Evangelism is really a natural human instinct. Every single one of us is an evangelist of something.
- March 06, 2013 |
We all know we are suppose to evangelize, but why don't we?
- February 26, 2013 |
People often won't be willing to listen to the Gospel message until you've first engaged them in spiritual conversations that prepare their hearts and minds. Here's how.
- February 20, 2013 |
Our society may be overly and easily offended, but many Christians still manage to be offensive for reasons other than the offense of the Gospel.
- February 13, 2013 |