Intentional Evangelism ~ Andrew Hall

As I looked over the class syllabus for Evangelism, I was surprised by one of the assignments: submit a weekly reflection on how you attempted to share the gospel. It was worth 20% of our final grade. Something in me chaffed at this assignment. Should sharing the...

Vulnerable Evangelism ~ Gary Prickett

When a Samaritan woman came to draw water, Jesus said to her, “Will you give me a drink?” (His disciples had gone into the town to buy food.) The Samaritan woman said to him, “You are a Jew and I am a Samaritan woman. How can you ask me for a drink?” John 4:7-9 Nobody...

Questioning Evangelism ~ Andrew Hall

When was the last time someone directly told you some fact, opinion, or idea and your mind was completely changed? Having trouble? So am I. Rarely have I won an argument and changed someone’s mind. I’ve lost many an argument and become more entrenched in my views. But...

Developing your testimony ~ Gary Prickett

Webster’s online dictionary contends the first-known appearance of selfie in written form occurred in 2002 on an Australian news website, but didn’t really catch on until 2012. By November 2013, selfie was so common in print and electronic media that the venerable...

Connections ~ Gary Prickett

“Now the tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to hear him.  And the Pharisees and the scribes grumbled, saying, “This man receives sinners and eats with them.” Luke 15:1-2 What a remarkable situation Luke records. Jesus’ practice of spending time with...