Empathetic Evangelism

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One of the biggest challenges for many Christians is sharing our faith. At church things all seems clear and coherent and compelling. We hear the call to share Good News with others. We are excited but nervous. We get so nervous we try to avoid evangelism. The problem is that the only reasons not to share are bad reasons. Are you ashamed of the gospel? Are you afraid of what others think of you? Not wanting to be an unfaithful Christian, church people take classes and make commitments to get out …

What to do with a willing learner?

Russell Minick Evangelism, think~be~do

Ted Hope had invested more than a decade in the remote jungles of Thailand preparing for this day.  Three Lisu village leaders stood at his door and demanded to be taught. “Do you speak Lisu talk?” the villagers asked. “Yes, I speak Lisu talk.” he answered. “Do you know the Most High God?” they asked. “Yes, I know the Most High God.” he answered. “Then tell us about him.  But do not lie to us. Whatever you say we will follow, so don’t you lie to us!” they demanded. So what …