Category Archives: Encouragement Efforts

Who Do You Trust?

You’re not at the same place spiritually as anyone else, and although God knows where that place is, we don’t.  So, we’re trusting him to convey the piece of wisdom he wants you to have regarding how to share your … Continue reading

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What’s Training Got to Do with It?

Jesus, understanding the need for evangelism training, appointed and empowered evangelists, along with others in the church, “to prepare God’s people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up.” Got Training?

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Who is Jesus? – Part I

Jesus touched and healed those who hadn’t felt human hands in years, faced the anger of religious self-righteousness, and abandoned his own grave in a show of his power and contempt for death. That’s the Savior we share!

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Rapid Transit Evangelism

You can’t rely on the world to encourage you to share your faith in Christ.  You’ll have to look somewhere else. Our local bus service has been forced to bypass a scheduled stop on their route due to road work.  … Continue reading

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Twas long after Christmas…

Our seasonal celebration of Christ’s birth is over for another year, but since we still want our friends and family to receive the best Christmas Presence ever, here’s something to remember.  Wise men don’t seek Jesus anymore; drawn men do! … Continue reading

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Romans 5:6-10

If I correctly understand this passage, and if it’s true, we were alienated from God and an enemy of his before receiving faith in Christ. The same must also be true of our friends who aren’t Christians, but their built-in … Continue reading

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Don’t Try to Be Smart; Be Honest

If something causes a friend to question God, stay away from pat, cliche answers. It’s ok to admit you don’t know the answer to their struggle.

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Last Minute Christmas Shopping

The shopping days are rapidly slipping away but there always seems to be one more gift to but.  As you think about what your family or friends would like, remember that the best gift they could ever receive is nothing … Continue reading

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Do What Fuels Good!

For too long, the evangelistic fires that some Christians have attempted to stoke, have utilized the fuel of obligation but neglected to add love. Both are needed or the fire may grow dim and die, like a flame without oxygen.

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Losing Heart?

If you’ve ever become discouraged because someone you care about seems totally disinterested in God, take heart. Your dear friend or beloved family member may seem like a hopeless case, but there is no one beyond the reach of our … Continue reading

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