7 Reasons Why I Believe In Attractional Evangelism

http://chucklawless.com/2018/06/7-reasons-why-i-believe-in-attractional-evangelism/

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Why I’m stopping students doing walk-up evangelism

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The Relationship Between Evangelism and Apologetics

Have you ever wondered why so many of us confuse the relationship between evangelism and apologetics? I talk about this in this podcast which supplements this comment by Mark Denver.

“People mistake apologetics for evangelism. Like the activities we’ve considered above, apologetics itself is a good thing. We are instructed by Peter to be ready to give a reason for the hope that we have (1 Pet. 3:15). And apologetics is doing exactly that. Apologetics is answering questions and objections people may have about God or Christ, or about the Bible or the message of the gospel. Apologists for Christianity argue for its truth. They maintain that Christianity better explains that sense of longing that all people seem to have. Christianity better explains human rationality. It fits better with order. They may argue (as C. S. Lewis does in Mere Christianity) that it better fits with the moral sense that people innately have. It copes better with problems of alienation and anxiety. Christians may – and should – argue that Christianity’s frankness about death and mortality commends it. These can be good arguments to have. Answering questions and defending parts of the good news may often be a part of conversations Christians have with non-Christians, and while that may have bhttps://chab123.wordpress.com/2018/01/04/the-relationship-between-evangelism-and-apologetics-2/een a part of our own reading or thinking or talking as we came to Christ, such activity is not evangelism. Apologetics can present wonderful opportunities for evangelism. Being willing to engage in conversations about where we came from or what’s wrong with this world can be a significant way to introduce honest discussions about the gospel. For that matter, Christians can raise questions with their non-Christian friends about the purpose of life, what will happen after death, or the identity of Jesus Christ. Any of these topics will take work and careful thought, but they can easily lead into evangelism. It should also be said that apologetics has its own set of dangers. You might unwittingly confirm someone in their unbelief by your inability to answer questions that are impossible to answer anyway.

More: https://chab123.wordpress.com/2018/01/04/the-relationship-between-evangelism-and-apologetics-2/

Hope Rising in the Middle East

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Two Evangelists Charged. Tried. Convicted.

https://thepreachersword.com/2017/03/02/two-evangelists-charged-tried-convicted/

Sharing Your Faith with Atheists Doesn’t Have to Be Scary

https://zondervanacademic.com/blog/sharing-your-faith-with-atheists-doesnt-have-to-be-scary/

Jesus’ Eye on the Caesars

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