Tag: Word of God

Witness Well

Evangelism means trusting that God works behind the scenes

Christians regularly pray, “Your kingdom come. Your will be done. On earth as it is in heaven.” When Jesus sent out his disciples, he told them to say, “The kingdom of God is near.” How can Christians convey this same message in today’s world? It starts by trusting the power behind the Word.

From Darkness to Light: Discovering God’s power to proclaim His message

The spirit of the Lord moves powerfully. His grace pursues and persists. The Word is a consuming force that breaks down the pride of unbelief and creates the miracle of faith. It is His Word that announces Christ and what He has done – it is the only means to create and nourish faith. And …

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 six words – simple and straight-forward. He spent the rest of the chapter letting them know how …

What are the greatest benefits a church receives from canvassing?

Whenever congregations reach out and connect face-to-face with members of their community, the Lord uses that activity to shine His light and reveal His presence through those who believe and remain in Him. Canvassing a local neighborhood accomplishes that. There is joy when a lost soul receives faith as a result of canvassing. A family …

Preparing Our Hearts for Christmas: The Word Sustains

Words engage and implore. They are engraved in granite to remember and inspire. Words tear down and destroy. Unloving remarks can be forever engraved in our minds. Words are important. Out of his love for us, God became the Word in flesh. By a virgin birth, God sent his Son into the world so that …

Preparing Our Hearts for Christmas: The Word Entrusts

Before time began… was the Word. And the Word became the Light… and made his dwelling among us. The Word remains today… so that all may believe. It is the Word we celebrate every Christmas – there, wrapped in cloths, and lying in the manger. In the second of a three part series, we prepare …

Preparing Our Hearts for Christmas: The Word works

Words are important. They convey feelings, opinions, and facts. Words are powerful. They hurt, implore, and inspire. Out of love, God sent His Word to bring salvation. The Word became flesh so that we may receive the Truth and the Life. It is that powerful. It is that important. During Christmas, we ponder and marvel …

Praise and Proclaim Ministries teaches Christians the joy of sowing God’s Word

Ambassadors for Christ deliver a message of reconciliation to all people. The message centers on what Christ has already done for us on the cross. It is a proclamation of victory! The Lord commissions believers in Christ to sow the seeds of the gospel. By embracing this role, Christians find joy and peace by leaving …