5 Revivals that Motivate me to Minister

I have always been passionate about revivals. I love reading and studying about the historical revivals that have graced this earth. These revival movements were characterized by the preaching of God's word, repentance, and notable change. I would encourage all Christians to be schooled in the history of revival movements. The study of revivals encourages … Continue reading 5 Revivals that Motivate me to Minister

How’s your evangelistic passion?

If you are around me for ten minutes, you’ll know that I like to talk! I especially like to talk about things that excite me. Want to know my thoughts on the new Ghostbusters movie? I’ll be quick to tell you. Would you like to know about what I’m currently reading? Before you answer, let … Continue reading How’s your evangelistic passion?

When Evangelism Gets Awkward

"Hmmm….like, do you wanna get saved or something?"  Let's be honest, sometimes evangelism gets awkward.  You are standing in line at the grocery store, and you sense the Lord telling you to present the Gospel to the person in front of you.  What do I say?  How do I say it?  Should I  say anything at all?  Will this person think I'm … Continue reading When Evangelism Gets Awkward

The Gospel and the Gas Pump

"Go, therefore, and make disciples . . .”[1] πορεύομαιb; πορείαa, ας f: to move a considerable distance, either with a single destination or from one destination to another in a series—‘to travel, to journey, to be on one’s way.’[2] If you’re like me, you may find yourself on the go a lot. Part of my ministry through the … Continue reading The Gospel and the Gas Pump

Neighborhood evangelism begins with prayer

Jesus received a great welcome when he came into Jerusalem. The crowds were shouting “Hosanna” and waving palm branches, but unfortunately, this would not last long. After the triumphal entry, Jesus is met with a religious leader who wants to trap him and ridicule him. The religious leaders cannot match the wisdom and truth of … Continue reading Neighborhood evangelism begins with prayer

What is the G.O.S.P.E.L.?

What is “the Gospel?”  The word comes from the Greek word  εὐαγγέλιον.  The word Gospel means “’news that makes one happy’ or ‘information that causes one joy’ or ‘words that bring smiles’ or ‘a message that causes the heart to be sweet.’[1]  In a nutshell, the word Gospel just means “good news.”  The Gospel is a particular kind of good news.  The … Continue reading What is the G.O.S.P.E.L.?

As you go. . .

           The Great Commission is often known for its first word, “go.”  Where exactly is the believer to go?  One way of thinking of the Great Commission is, “as you are going.”  Consider the daily routines of where you go.  You begin your day by waking up in your home and then traveling to school or work.  After work or school, … Continue reading As you go. . .