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Being Good for the Gospel

Honorable Behavior When you explain the gospel message to a nonbeliever, he will consider not only the content of your message, but the quality of your life as well. That’s why it is important for a believer not only to explain the gospel…

Presenting the Invitation

The gospel is a comprehensive message. It explains mankind’s need for a relationship with God, how that relationship was ruined by sin, and how the death and resurrection of Christ restore that relationship. You need adequate time to explore…

Making Friends Forever

Did you know that God expects you to use money and other material resources to make friendships that last for eternity? That's what Jesus taught in Luke 16:1-13. To do this, he told a fascinating story about an accountant who had mismanaged…

Doing Significant Things for God

Have you ever looked at a very big problem and discovered that what you thought was a big problem would become an even bigger opportunity for good? That’s what Thomas Edison experienced when he was 67 years old. At around 5:30 in the evening…

God is Giving, People Can Receive

You have fully presented the message of the gospel. You have explained the sinful condition of the lost person, the eternal consequences of his sin, and the deliverance that only comes through Jesus Christ. You have mentioned three of the core…

Shining the Light through Good Works

The New Testament uses a special and important illustration to describe your relationship to the unbelieving world. The believer is a light, shining the goodness and truth of God into a world blinded by spiritual darkness. We know of course…

God is Loving, People are Loved

Up to this point, you have thoroughly dealt with the problem of sin and its horrific consequences. The lost person should sense their need for deliverance from sin. This is what the gospel intends to do. From this point on, you will focus on…