Search ResultsEvangelism Sunday - A Commentary This commentary is on Romans 10:9-12 and is written for a worship service centered around evangelism. This commentary includes liturgical notes, biblical commentary, and descriptive details of sensory details Evangelism Sunday This article contains helpful suggestions for planning a worship service to promote the cause of evangelism. It includes liturgical resources for worship planning. Evangelism is…more than you thought. Is evangelism just preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ and his salvation? Based on the gospel of Mark, Geoff Holsclaw explains how evangelism is more like dynamite, and less like data. Evangelism for Everyone In this article Henry Wildeboer looks at the church's historical approaches to evangelism and unpacks the connection between the Great Commandment to love and the Great Commission to tell the good news. Evangelism and Sacraments: Telling Well the Story This article considers evangelism and the sacraments, suggesting that the sacraments themselves, in their celebration, seal to God’s people their evangelistic mission, appointing and summoning, renewing and encouraging them in it. Evangelism Sunday A sermon starter and a commentary on Ezekiel 2:1-7 for Evangelism Sunday in the African American Lectionary. Evangelism and Social Action in John Wesley In this paper, Sondra Wheeler explores how John Wesley preached, taught, and lived out his belief that evangelism, the inner conversion by grace, ought never be divorced from social action, the outward works of grace. Evangelism, Discipleship, and Spiritual Formation In this article, MaryKate Morse defines evangelism as faith in God, defines discipleship as a focus on Jesus Christ, and defines spiritual formation as letting the Holy Spirit guide an ongoing journey. Evangelism OR Witness?: The Necessary Turn for the Missional Church 1 In this article, David Fitch challenges us to consider how the verbal proclamation of the gospel (evangelism) must become a living embodiment of God's work (witness). Evangelism and Sacraments: Telling Well the Story Describing water, meal and evangelism in worship, this article by Sue A. Rozeboom discusses how acts of word and sacrament—such as scripture reading, baptism, the Lord's Supper, prayer and offering—convey belonging, calling, remembrance and hospitality. Rescue, Salvation, and Evangelism John van de Laar's sermon starter draws on Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28, 1 Kings 19:9-18, Psalm 85:8-13, 105:1-6, 16-22, 45b, Romans 10:5-15, and Matthew 14:22-23 to discuss our need of eternal salvation, social salvation, and evangelism. The Hermeneutics of Incarnational Evangelism: Reading the Gospel with Peruvians Using his experience of reading the Gospel of Mark with Peruvians, Greg McKinzie makes the claim that as an ecclesial practice of incarnational evangelism, reading Scripture with kingdom seekers forms the church for theological interpretation. Full Text Hymns on Evangelism I Love to Tell the StoryPD
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See more hymns... Evangelicals and Evangelism This video/article by PBS explores the important place of evangelism in Evangelical Christianity, motivated by Christ's exclusive claims to salvation. The video also shows how it has been expressed through missions trips and daily living. Legacy #5, Evangelism 101 A key piece of evangelism is seeing the people outside of our in-group. Helen Luhrs relates a story of when she intentionally avoided seeing someone, and the lesson she learned from it. The Problem with “Friendship Evangelism” Friendship evangelism conveys that the agenda is a conversation and if this does not occur, the friendship is discarded. Karina Kreminski shares the problem with friendship evangelism and how we should understand the gospel and evangelism.... Excruciating Evangelism Carol Howard Merritt shares stories of her experience doing the type of "evangelism" that confronts strangers and asks them about their preparation for eternity. These stories could be used as illustrations of how not to do... Compassion, Awe and Evangelism This Bible Study by Stephen P. Hagerty on Genesis 1:1-2:4a, Psalm 8, 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 and Matthew 28:16-20 focuses on environmental stewardship, God's awe-inspiring transcendence, Christian cooperation and nonaggressive evangelism. March to freedom Adam Bond's account of the history of African American Baptists involved in evangelism and missions can serve as a source of sermon illustrations on discipleship, courage, initiative, and racism. Coffee Shop Evangelism Lee Eclov shares experiences of witnessing for Christ, emphasizing the need to be aware of opportunities, and the fact that evangelism often happens in small steps. This illustration is appropriate for topics like evangelism and outreach.... Evangelism Includes Discipleship This sermon illustration relating to John 8:31 argues that while the beginning of evangelism is sharing information about Christ, it is also teaching a person how to be a disciple of Jesus.