All Evangelize, But Only Some Are Evangelists

Evangelism is a gifting that the church at large expects Christians to be good at. Now before we flesh out this example, let’s remember that there are things all Christians are obviously expected to do and evangelism is one of them. There’s nothing in the Bible that even remotely implies that if you’re not gifted…

Evangelistic Actions & Words

In this week’s Q&A Podcast, Sean asks, “When evangelizing, how do we know when to use words instead of letting actions speak?” Check out today’s episode on 1208GREENWOOD’s webpage or simply subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or Google Play. (If the episode is not there when you check the podcast feed, subscribe to the podcast on…

Impatient Evangelistic Shortcuts

Sometimes we lead people to Christ, feel good about ourselves and then back away and never talk to them again, effectively turning them into a project. But as Bill Johnson says, “Who wants to be the project of some religious zealot so he can feel good about his devotion to God? No one wants to…

Chameleon Evangelism

So often the church takes Biblical truth and shoves it in people’s faces without first submerging themselves into the world of those they’re trying to reach. Such evangelism requires little sacrifice on our parts and ignores Paul’s only evangelistic method to “become all things to all people.” If we truly want to reach people, it…

The Wisdom of God

Paul’s theological cornerstone was to know nothing more than Christ crucified. This was not something he only had to remind himself of, but the Corinthian church as well; for they were trying to blend worldly wisdom into Christianity and suppress the message of the cross. In today’s podcast, Myisha and I tag-team preach our way…