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 …

Domino Discipleship

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Like a series of dominoes, there is a  basic sequence of ministry when aiming for a discipleship movement.  Each step needs to be in touching distance of the next step for the movement to run: I find it helpful to keep each step in mind, and to have at least 1 default plan for each step.  I am listing 7 steps here, but you can make it more or less detailed.  The point is to be aware of how each thing you intentionally do affects the other elements of living …

Blog Site for spiritual explorers

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I am laying out my ideas for using blogs as part of the strategy to communicate the gospel to university students here in London. I will use one blog ( www.JesusWisdom.wordpress.com ) as an introduction to the Gospel and the Kingdom of God for people exploring ideas. Here are some thoughts on this site I have begun to sketch out. Ideas from others would be welcome. This is my place to present the claims of Jesus The address should be 1. Clear enough for someone to remember 2. Clearly related …