Tag: Evangelism

Witness Well

How wildflowers teach us three spiritual lessons in the darkness of winter

Several inches of new snow has fallen overnight.  I look out the window and see our lamp on the front lawn stick its head out of our rose bush to give light. This is the scene that the most hearty of Christmas enthusiasts long for. I’m one of those strange men that enjoy shoveling snow when …

Four comforting promises when sharing God’s Word

God created the heart to pump life into our body. He created the fingers to feel and to explore.  He created the eyes to survey and behold. There is one small part of the body God created to be the most powerful tool of our body. It is our most effective weapon to share the love …

“You did what?”

“You did what?”  I asked my husband. He had been out walking and had met two Mormon Sister Missionaries. He’d invited them to come and talk with us about the LDS faith. “Don’t worry,” he said, “You just provide the snacks and I’ll do the talking.” 

Why fear causes us to reject the promises of God

“I have too much to lose to follow Christ.” The philosophy of Christ’s teachings are universally approved. His sermon on the mountain could be incorporated into any belief system. It’s one thing to accept Christ’s teachings, it’s quite to another to receive His life.

Out of Our Comfort Zone

“Sharing God’s Word with Mormon missionaries was completely out of my comfort zone.” When Melissa attended a seminar, “Speaking the Truth in Love to Mormons” conducted by Truth in Love Ministry, she left both encouraged and intrigued. After the seminar, she began praying, “Lord, if Mormon missionaries appear at my door, I will let them …

How Mormon missionaries are providing Christians new opportunities to share God’s Word

“So, why did you become missionaries?” I asked my two Mormon missionaries who came to our house recently. “It was something I felt I needed to do, plus I couldn’t find a job after high school,” replied the nineteen year old young man from New York.  “I just felt it was important for me to …

Does an evil spirit know your name?

Fear is a common denominator that prohibits a Christian from sharing the good news of free salvation in Christ. When examined, fears usually come from the result of being inward-focused instead of outward-driven. We tend to think inwardly, “What will this person think of me?” instead of outwardly, “Are they in spiritual danger from the …

Three important steps to begin sharing God’s Word with Mormons

God plants the desire in every Christian heart to share the good news of salvation with others. Quite often, we just don’t know where to begin. This can be especially true if we have been blessed with Mormon friends and neighbors — or have suffered the heartache of family members joining the LDS Church. To properly …