7 Ways to Pray Evangelistically

Do you have a desire to see others come to faith in Jesus Christ? If so, then pray for them to be saved! And what should you pray? I'm glad you asked. Ephesians 6:18-20 18  Pray at all times in the Spirit with every prayer and request, and stay alert with all perseverance and intercession … Continue reading 7 Ways to Pray Evangelistically

20-Second Testimony

The idea behind a 20-second testimony is to share a little bit about your story with someone so that you can ultimately share His story with them. The story of Jesus is what can change a person's life. Your story may be the bridge to telling the gospel story with someone who desperately needs to … Continue reading 20-Second Testimony

Endure Persecution

All over the world today, Christians are persecuted for their faith. It is a fact of life, and it should not be a surprise to true believers. It is the pattern in the Bible. In the first century and today, Christians are imprisoned, tortured, ostracized and even killed simply because they unashamedly follow Jesus. In … Continue reading Endure Persecution

The impact of the gospel on your life

The gospel is good news. The gospel is good news that needs to be shared. The gospel is also the good news that changes your life. When you understand all that Jesus did for you by living a perfect life, dying for you on the cross, rising from the dead, ascending into heaven, drawing you … Continue reading The impact of the gospel on your life

Christ-Honoring Marriages

For every wedding that I perform, I pray a blessing over the bride and groom near the end of the ceremony. The prayer goes something like this: Heavenly Father, I pray your blessings upon Joseph and Mary. May Jesus be the Lord of their lives and the Lord of their home. May the Bible be their guide for … Continue reading Christ-Honoring Marriages

What Acts 1:8 Teaches Us About Worldwide Evangelism & Missions

Jesus says: But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come on you, and you will be My witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth. (Acts 1:8) Our POWER to be a witness for Christ comes from the Holy Spirit living within us. We are … Continue reading What Acts 1:8 Teaches Us About Worldwide Evangelism & Missions

Questioning Evangelism: Using Questions to Share the Good News

Evangelism can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Witnessing conversations don’t have to be awkward. You don’t have to be an expert on the Bible or theology for God to use you. You can use questions to help share the good news of Jesus Christ. It was one of the ways that Jesus and Paul shared the good … Continue reading Questioning Evangelism: Using Questions to Share the Good News

A Conversation Between Families Who Met on a Cruise Led to a Baptism Last Sunday Morning

One of my consistent prayers goes something like this: "Heavenly Father, today as our church family is spread out around our community and around the world -- in homes, at schools, at businesses, at sports and other activities, on vacation, on mission trips, wherever they are -- please use them today to serve others, to … Continue reading A Conversation Between Families Who Met on a Cruise Led to a Baptism Last Sunday Morning

Who is Jesus?

If you were to take a survey of the people in your community and ask them this question, "Who is Jesus?" you will get a variety of answers: a good teacher, a very moral person, an inspiring leader, a prophet, an example of love & sacrifice, and more. Many people hold Jesus in very high … Continue reading Who is Jesus?