Category Archives: QUESTION FOR DISCUSSION

BE A WITNESS, NOT A JUDGE

Todd Rhoades recently shared this post in his blog.  We welcome your comments. – STEVE Be a Witness, Not a Judge  BY TODD RHOADES I think you’ll enjoy a quick excerpt from my friend Mark Wilson’s new book, Purple Fish: A … Continue reading

Posted in BOOKS AND RESOURCES, METHODS, QUESTION FOR DISCUSSION, SHARING OUR FAITH | Leave a comment

5 REASONS WHY CHRISTIANS STRUGGLE WITH EVANGELISM

From the archives of THE CHRISTIAN POST By Greg Stier, Christian Post Guest Columnist August 28, 2012|9:17 am 1. Fear Sharing your faith is a scary prospect. You can lose face and friends as a result of communicating this “narrow-minded” … Continue reading

Posted in QUESTION FOR DISCUSSION, SHARING OUR FAITH | Tagged , | Leave a comment

AUTOPSY OF A DECEASED CHURCH

Thom Rainer has some potent and pointed thoughts about the church at the beginning of the 21st century. They are part of a new book being released that I would encourage people to add to their library. – Steve    Follow … Continue reading

Posted in BOOKS AND RESOURCES, KINGDOM FOCUSED MINISTRY, QUESTION FOR DISCUSSION | Tagged , | Leave a comment

GUILTY OR NOT GUILTY?

Image | Posted on by | Tagged | Leave a comment

STOP ASKING JESUS INTO YOUR HEART

Sharon Hodde Miller writes a thoughtful and at times, thought-provoking blog call SHE WORSHIPS.  A graduate of Trinity, Sharon has a clear and biblically rooted evangelical perspective; and is not afraid at tackling our thoughtless or sometimes shallow approaches to … Continue reading

Posted in BOOKS AND RESOURCES, METHODS, QUESTION FOR DISCUSSION, THEOLOGY AND EVANGELISM | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

THE SEISMIC SHIFT IN OUTREACH

Dan Masshardt shares this with us from James Emery Wright.  Note the subscription information at the end of the article. Vol. 9, No. 10   The Seismic Shift in Outreach   There has been a seismic shift in outreach that … Continue reading

Posted in QUESTION FOR DISCUSSION, THE GOSPEL AND THE CULTURE, YOUTH EVANGELISM | Tagged | Leave a comment

THE TROUBLED STATE OF CHRISTIAN PREACHING

February 9th we begin our 2013 School of Evangelism for the ERC with two courses.  One, taught by Dave Anderson from 12:30-3:30 pm is called “Developing a Strategy of Evangelism in the Local Church.”  The other is our foundation class … Continue reading

Posted in QUESTION FOR DISCUSSION, SCHOOL OF EVANGELISM, THE GOSPEL AND THE CULTURE | Tagged , | 1 Comment