Tag: missionary

Witness Well

Three reasons why proclaiming the gospel to friends and strangers is so terrifying for Christians

When angels spoke to people in the Bible their first words were usually, “Do not be afraid!” When Jesus sent out his disciples (Matthew 10) to the towns and villages to proclaim His name, he only gave them… Read More

Praise and Proclaim Ministries launches campaign in Temple, Texas

On a hot and humid Saturday in Temple, Texas, a group of members from Trinity Lutheran Church and a few guests from nearby Austin gathered together to walk the streets and proclaim the gospel. After a full evening… Read More

Five ways to test God to help deepen our trust in Him

The reality of Christ living in us is not about how we feel from day-to-day, but how we are resting in God’s promises. We taste and see His grace by the fruits of His Spirit within us. They… Read More

Words of hope when evangelism feels like swimming upstream

Have you ever wondered why it can be so difficult to share our faith with others? Witnessing runs contrary to our human nature. It is not a natural reflex. It’s like swimming upstream and fighting a strong current…. Read More

God provides cover for those who share God’s Word

A hand seems to reach down from the heavens and places in our hearts the words of comfort and assurance … “Do not be afraid, for I am with you.” In these words of comfort, we are given… Read More

Three Gifts God Gives Us to Conquer the Fear of Evangelism

An evangelist recognizes that sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ is not about us. It is not necessarily what an evangelist proclaims – but Who an evangelist is introducing… Jesus Christ. And He provides all believers remarkable gifts… Read More

Conquering Fear in Evangelism by Trusting God’s Promise

“The Lord is with you, mighty warrior!” (Judges 6:12) These words are a declaration – a promise – that God set apart one man to carry out an important task – one that he could never do on… Read More

Teachable lesson from a rude neighbor

We were having a string of many days of temperatures over 100 degrees. The only time to take our dog out for a walk is in the earlier morning before the temps get too warm. I have been… Read More