Tag Archives: Evangelism

Messy church: Worldly wisdom

I Corinthians 2:1-5 When Paul first arrived in Corinth, it was the largest city he had yet visited (250,000 inhabitants), a city with a fearsome reputation for immorality. Humanly speaking, he seemed to have little prospect of success. The opposition … Continue reading

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Reactions to the Gospel (Acts 26:24-29)

In chapter 21 of Acts, Luke describes how some Jews from Ephesus tried to kill Paul in the Temple. And in chapter 25, even after two years of imprisonment, the Jewish leaders are still hounding him and doing their utmost … Continue reading

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The two kingdoms

“I am sending you to them to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are … Continue reading

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Acts 13:44-52

Good news for the Gentiles But something happens during the next few days. Paul and Barnabas have done their bit; and now the Holy Spirit sets to work. People go home and start talking to their friends and relatives about … Continue reading

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Acts 13:13-43

Strategic evangelism What is Paul’s missionary strategy? He tells us in his letter to the Romans: he preaches “first to the Jew, then to the Gentile.” (Romans 1:16) He didn’t make this up himself; it’s based on Jesus’ parable of … Continue reading

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Under new government

We live in a country that has been a full democracy for almost a century, where we not only choose our governors but have grown accustomed to freedom of choice in virtually all other areas of life. And religion is … Continue reading

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Kingmakers

                                    We believe in Jesus Christ… who ascended into heaven,                           … Continue reading

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