When Will Sinners Be Converted?

From pages 134-135, Jeremy Walker writes in his new book The Brokenhearted Evangelist, We cannot say when [conversion] will occur. It might be many years in the future that fruit might be borne of our present efforts, long after some of us who labor and pray have ourselves gone to be with the Lord (if Christ does … Continue reading

Encouragement for Faithful Witnesses

The Speak:Truth Project joined over 100 evangelists at Super Bowl 46 February 3-5, 2012, through the Super Bowl Outreach ministry. The Lord truly blessed us with a great team that worked extremely well together as we had the opportunity to engage thousands of people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. As if that wasn’t blessing … Continue reading

The Fruit of Open-air Preaching

Living Waters‘ Trisha Ramos posts the following encouraging testimony from their latest evangelism outreach, which beautifully illustrates the fruitfulness of biblical open-air preaching (reposted with permission): “Can we pray for you?” Last Saturday night in downtown Fort Worth, one particular young man wouldn’t budge while listening to the preaching of gospel. After a few minutes … Continue reading

Are you a Lukewarm / Backsliding “Christian”?

As I write this article, my heart is greatly sorrowful for the state of the church in America. If you would just spend some time in any city speaking with individuals about their eternity, most people say they “believe” in Jesus Christ, but what they believe is very heartbreaking and troublesome. The majority of many … Continue reading

Serving One Percent Poison

Knowing that we are held to a much greater accountability, make sure you know what you’re talking about before you go instructing others in their faith. James 3:1 says, Let not many of you become teachers, my brethren, knowing that as such we will incur a stricter judgment. Also, 1 Timothy 1:3-7 says, As I urged … Continue reading

Biblical Open-air Preaching

Our friends at NorCal Seedsowers demonstrate biblical open-air preaching and evangelism in the following video.  I was left praising God by the end as the Word went out in power, truth, compassion, humility, and love, despite ridicule and mockery from a few. Always remember – we have been called to represent Christ when we preach … Continue reading

Be Bold This Christmas

So they remained for a long time, speaking boldly for the Lord, who bore witness to the word of his grace, granting signs and wonders to be done by their hands. – Acts 14:3 This Christmas will you be BOLD in sharing the Gospel with your family and friends? Often times I hear so many excuses … Continue reading

Do You Make Much of Christ?

These last couple of months God has been working in me a deep desire to make much of Christ in sharing the Gospel with the lost. While I wholeheartedly agree with the use of the Law to bring conviction of sin and a recognition of the holy wrath of God upon impenitent sinners, it seems … Continue reading

Do You Use Gospel Tracts? Consider This…

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation jfor all people, 12 training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age, 13 waiting for our blessed hope, the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ, 14 who gave … Continue reading

Labor Day Witnessing

Tonight my wife and I took the family to the local Labor Day weekend festival, Matthews Alive.  Having grown up in this area yet lived away for ten years, it had been a while since I visited the festival.  Everything is still the same it seems – arts and crafts, carnival rides, fair food, live … Continue reading