Phil Ware continues his series on 'The Andrew Effect' and connecting people with Jesus, this time focusing on including people of other cultures, races, and languages.
06/16/2022 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series on 'The Andrew Effect' by focusing on connecting those we know with Jesus.
06/02/2022 by Phil Ware
I've come to believe that's the wrong focus. Instead of thinking of what we're going to say, we need to focus on listening. What will we hear? How will we get the other person to open up? Can we learn enough about them to help them draw closer to God
11/25/2017 by Tim Archer
We forget that the story of Jesus is good news, something that should be naturally shared with people we know.
07/27/2017 by Tim Archer
A parable is a story that illustrates a spiritual point -- like selling phone book ads and making disciples.
06/22/2017 by Steve Ridgell
Our churches can't afford to sit and wait for our neighbors to come to us. We must take the first step in connecting with those around us.
03/23/2017 by Tim Archer
Phil Ware continues his series on "The Andrew Effect" and connecting people with Jesus.
02/10/2016 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series on "The Andrew Effect" by focusing on connecting those we know with Jesus.
01/26/2016 by Phil Ware
In "church" there is talk about "sharing the Gospel", almost as an academic exercise. Yet, it wasn't an analytical exercise for those who first faced a risen Jesus, and maybe it shouldn't be for us. The example is very clear. He is Risen! and we need
04/06/2015 by Bill Brant
Throughout the book of Acts, there are examples of regular people telling their friends about how God sent His Son so that the world might be saved. With 4.6 billion souls still needing to hear that story, we have a lot telling to do.
04/23/2014 by Bill Brant
Phil Ware does part 4 in a 5 part series on the Immanuel passages in Matthew, this week is the Great Commission, Matthew 28:18-20, focusing on cross cultural outreach and disciple-making, something much more involved than just evangelism.
03/03/2014 by Phil Ware
Tom Norvell reminds us that this is really a gift worth regifting -- Jesus -- because he is our hope, joy, love, and peace and others need to hear us speak of him when they need him most.
12/29/2013 by Tom Norvell
Mark Frost continues the series on discovering your mission before finding your minister with the Interim Ministry Partners team and he focuses on prayer.
11/24/2013 by Mark Frost
Phil Ware does part 4 of a 5 part series on experiencing Jesus' presence from the gospel of Matthew, focusing on the Great Commission and Jesus' promise to be present.
10/14/2013 by Phil Ware
Rick Brown reminds us to be focused on meeting the felt needs of people and use that to invite them to Jesus.
09/20/2013 by Rick Brown
Phil Ware continues his series on Greater Things from Acts 3-4 and this one focuses on The Boldness Prayer of Acts 4:23-31.
05/27/2012 by Phil Ware
During my nine day visit to Africa, I experienced a number of things: policemen in Malawi toting weapons asking for a ride to their headquarters about five miles away, bicycles as transports for almost everything, friendliness of the people, security for
05/23/2012 by Bill Brant
Phil Ware continues his four message series on Jesus' last words which must be our first priority.
11/13/2011 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware begins a series of messages on the Great Commission and Jesus' last words which must be our first priority.
11/06/2011 by Phil Ware
It's All about Heaven!! Our mission, obligation and responsibility is to tell the remaining 2/3 of the world's population (4.4 Billion) about Jesus, so that those who do what God commands will go to Heaven.
07/06/2011 by Bill Brant
If we don’t tell others about Jesus, if our actions contradict our professed ideals, if we claim concern about people’s souls for eternity, but make no significant effort to share with them our Savior -- then we must not believe God or we don’t care.
08/11/2010 by Bill Brant
Patrick Odum uses the popularity and methods of the Old Spice Guy to reach out and touch us with the aroma of Christ and the smell of evangelism.
08/03/2010 by Patrick D. Odum
All too frequently people claiming to follow Jesus separate proclamation from compassion, evangelism from service, but if we have a DNA connection with Jesus, both must be present.
04/15/2010 by Phil Ware
We, the present day followers of Jesus, are the progeny of those men and women of the first century. The mission is now ours! With 2/3 of the 6.7 billion of the world's population who don't know Jesus, we have much to do.
03/24/2010 by Bill Brant
Phil Ware begins a series of articles on sharing Jesus in word and deed with others called Catch and Release and focusing on following Jesus.
01/28/2010 by Phil Ware