Tag: Praise and Proclaim Ministries

Witness Well

Evangelism and Politics

I imagine that if Christ were here today, he would be more concerned about finding lost souls rather than trying to elect public officials, seating the right person on the Supreme Court, or changing public policies.

Praise and Proclaim Ministries launches outreach initiative in Goodyear, AZ

  Phoenix in February is a nice place to visit especially when you come from parts of the country where winter means ice, snow, and frigid air. Going door-to-door to proclaim the gospel dressed in a short-sleeved shirt is a nice treat when the temperatures are in the low 70’s. Praise and Proclaim Ministries received …

Being a Light Depends on How we Listen

The Light of the world became flesh and the angels made his presence known. The Light lived, died on our behalf, and rose again. That Light is the Word — the Word made flesh — the Word that we celebrated during Christmas. The Word creates Light and those who are in the Light must not …

The Word made flesh entrusts believers with the gospel

Before time began… was the Word. The Word became the Light… and made his dwelling among us. The Word remains today… so that all people may believe in him. It is the Word we celebrate every Christmas – he is there, wrapped in cloths, and lying in the manger. The Word made flesh entrusts believers …

God uses our “small turfs of grass” to answer big prayers

It’s funny how much smaller everything looks then what you remember as a child. It reminded me how often we tend to miss a big God in the smallness of everyday life.

Moving from being a Good to Great Samaritan

There are hurting people out in the world. Physical needs, emotional hurts, and loneliness are just some of the ills that infect our sinful world. In this busy world, we often don’t see life’s litter on the side of the road. Neighbors artfully disguise their problems and hungrily look for the world to ease their …

How Evangelists Use the Law Before Proclaiming the Gospel

The gospel is the Good News of what Jesus Christ has already done for us. Jesus was crucified, buried, and rose again on our behalf. It is the power of the Holy Spirit working through the message of the gospel that creates faith in an unbeliever’s heart. The saving work of the Holy Spirit can …

Thoughts on sharing the Gospel — when you feel like a loser

When Christ commissions those who trust in Him to go and share the message of salvation, the world can appear as mountain peaks that are too insurmountable to climb. Our good intentions to serve God and be evangelists can seem like a series of lop-sided defeats, especially when we don’t do any witnessing at all. …