Opposition to Outreach

Our Bible study last night was from Matthew 11 on “Dealing with Opposition to Outreach.  Here are the notes.  I trust they will be a blessing. Dealing With Opposition to Outreach Matthew 10:11-33 Go to all; invest in those that want it. (10:11-15) Look for those that are worthy and stay with them till you […]

Raising the Bar of Boldness

This is a great post by a friend of mine who is working in China.  Please pray for them. I hope that all of you have heard and are praying for the leaders of the Golden Lamp Church in northern China. Recently, this mega-church’s properties were confiscated and their leaders detained. As I understand it, […]

What Do They Think About Us?

Every day my pastor Austin Gardner writes a devotion on his blog.  I hope that you will check out Vision News often.  Belows is an article Pastor Gardner wrote today that I thought was very good.  You can read it below: What are they saying about us? Acts 24:5 For we have found this man […]

Communicating Christ to Children

The following notes come from Will McRaney’s book The Art of Personal Evangelism.  I hope they will be a help to you. Developmental Makeup of Children Until age 12, it is difficult for a child to handle abstract thoughts such as those involved in salvation.  Children need us to draw a picture to see, not […]

Begin at the Beginning Quote

This quote comes from the World Evangelism Quote of the Day.  You can sign up here to get the quote sent to your inbox every day. Many of our young folks want to do great things, and therefore do nothing at all; let none of our readers become the victims of such an unreasonable ambition. He […]

What is Faith

I really enjoyed this quote from John Pearson’s quote of the day:   "Faith, if you like, can be defined like this: It is a man insisting upon thinking when every thing seems determined to bludgeon and knock him down. The trouble with the person of little faith is that, instead of controlling his own […]

What Is Success In Evangelism?

In his book, "Sharing Your Faith Without Fear" William Fay gives the following definition of success in evangelism: "success is not bringing someone to Christ, rather success is acting out your Christian life, sharing the Gospel and trusting God for the results."   When Jesus gave the church its commission in Matthew 28:19-20, He tells […]

Importance of Community and Relationship in Evangelism

From the very beginning of time, God’s plan for man was that he would live in community and relationship with Him and with each other.  We were not created to just exist as an island.  We were created to relate to God spiritually and to man socially.  We were created in the image of God, […]

Evangelism Is Messy

Everyone that has ever gotten saved had a messed up life before salvation, which is the whole reason that they needed Christ.  “The wages of sin is death” (Romans 6:23).  Sin destroys and distorts.  It corrupts and tarnishes.  It messes up homes, marriages, minds, bodies, and futures! Since sin brings death and destruction, then the […]

We Need to Get Busy

Watch the following video.  I hope it will motivate you with how urgent the hour is in which we live!